Friday, July 3, 2015


Blue Island’s June Newsletter

Read all about it: our June newsletter features the newest addition to MetroSouth Medical Center, their state of the art, upgraded cardiac catheterization lab. Also meet our newly elected Aldermen, the First Ward’s George Poulos and Fourth Ward’s Alecia Slattery. Please check out the June newsletter to see what is happening this month in Blue Island! Read More »

Monday Nights are Cruise Nights!

Every Monday in Summer York St is closed to traffic between Gregory and Western, except for antique and other noteworthy cars. This family-friendly event provides a great opportunity to stroll York St and see some great vintage cars and check out what people have done to restore and preserve these great vehicles! You’ll see everything from cars from the 40’s ... Read More »

Blue Island Bulletin for May 2015

Our new Blue Island Bulletin is available now. Be sure to check out a message from Mayor Vargas, news from Arbor Day celebrations and the Blue Island Beer Co., plus add our upcoming events to your May calendar! Click here to download: Blue Island Bulletin May 2015 Read More »

Senior Circle at MetroSouth

Are you a Senior or do you know a Senior in Blue Island and beyond? They can join Senior Circle at MetroSouth Medical Center. Their mission is to encourage a healthy and active lifestyle for seniors 50 and better by providing programs that encourage continued learning, wellness, health and volunteering, coupled with a host of social activities. For only $15 ... Read More »

What’s Happening at Oak Street Health

Check out what’s happening at Oak Street Health! Every week, they have activities for Seniors. On Mondays at 10 am, they have Arts & Crafts; Tuesdays at 10:30, Hatha Chair Yoga; Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30, computer classes; Wednesdays at 1 pm, Crochet Circle; Thursdays at 2 pm, BINGO; and Fridays at 3 pm is Movie Night!  If you’re a ... Read More »