Neighborhood News

A Fun Eveining at Pride Theater for Buena Park Neighbors General Meeting

Buena Park residents heard from board members and Alderman Cappleman who addressed issues and concerns in our community. The dedicated team behind the new Broadway Youth Center which will open its doors at 4009 N Broadway gave a presentation on its mission. It is a division of Howard Brown Health Center, and its mission is to … Continue reading A Fun Eveining at Pride Theater for Buena Park Neighbors General Meeting

Buena Park “Theft from Autos” Community Policing Meeting Is Set for Thurs., Feb. 2, 6:30 p.m., Uptown Library

The Buena Park Neighbors Association February Community Policing meeting will offer a special “Theft from Autos” presentation by the Chicago Police Department on Thurs., Feb. 2, 6:30 p.m. The Library is located at 929 W. Buena between Sheridan and Broadway. At Community Policing (formerly CAPS – Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy) meetings residents get to talk with … Continue reading Buena Park “Theft from Autos” Community Policing Meeting Is Set for Thurs., Feb. 2, 6:30 p.m., Uptown Library

Beware of the Burglar! How to Safeguard Your Residence.

What can you as a homeowner do to prevent burglars from being successful in their attacks on your property? You are the most important person in deterring crime. The burglar is lazy and wants to make it easy on himself. The burglar seeks out homes and apartments that appear to offer the least resistance. Don’t … Continue reading Beware of the Burglar! How to Safeguard Your Residence.

Uptown Library Calendar of Events

Uptown Library is part of the Chicago Library system, located at 929 W. Buena Ave. between Sheridan and Broadway. Contact by phone at 312-744-8400 or by email here. Its website is here. Hours: Monday, Wednesday – 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday – 12:00 noon to 8:00 p.m. Friday, Saturday – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday – Closed Monthly Book Discussion: … Continue reading Uptown Library Calendar of Events

21 Things a Burglar Won’t Tell You

Sometimes, I carry a clipboard. Sometimes, I dress like a lawn guy and carry a rake. I do my best to never, ever look like a crook. The two things I hate most: loud dogs and nosey neighbors. I’ll break a window to get in, even if it makes a little noise. If your neighbor … Continue reading 21 Things a Burglar Won’t Tell You