Saturday, April 25, 2015


City Council Awards

Mayor Vargas and the Department Head presented the following Awards: Pictured: Director Rita, Dispatcher Tina Nedved and 911 Supervisor Jim McGeever Telecommunicator of the Year (911): Tina Nedved Pictured: Director John Rita, Corporal Chris Connors and Daughters, Mayor Vargas and Deputy Chief Cornell Policeman of the Year: Corporal Chris Connors Pictured: Director John Rita, Firefighter Ken Dompeling, Mayor Vargas, Chief ... Read More »

Believe in Blue Island

Check out Alderman Tom Hawley’s email Believe in Blue Island April 17 2015 to find out about this week’s events, programs and things you should know. Thanks Tom! Read More »


On Tuesday, April 7th at 7pm, the Friends of the Forest Preserves presents Amphibians and the Climate at the Blue Island Library, 2433 York Street. The Calumet region is home to a stunning array of amphibians, like the leopard frog and tiger salamander. DePaul University Biology Professor, Joseph Milanovich, explores what can be lot a weather patterns shift. For more ... Read More »


The Annual Ike Hike, 5K run and 1 mile walk, hosted by Dwight D. Eisenhower HS, will take place on Saturday, April 25th. To register on-line, visit Ike Hike Flyer Read More »

Beer, Brats & Bikes

Oskar Blues mini tap takeover at the Blue Island Public House, 13328 Olde Western Avenue, on Sunday, April 19th! Free sausages while supplies last. $1 from each draft goes to the Friends of the Cal-Sag Trail! Beer Brats and Bikes Flyer Read More »