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#GivingTuesday is November 27

Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season. Blue Cap is partnering with The Coleman Foundation to help raise even more funds through your generosity. Donations of $1,250 or more made between November 1, 2018 and November 27, 2018 will receive a $1,250 match from The Coleman Foundation. In addition, this year, now through Giving Tuesday, ... Read More »

Veterans Day Ceremony Scheduled

Veterans from Blue Island American Legion Post 50 will hold their annual Veterans’ Day ceremony at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11, at Memorial Park, 12804 Highland Ave., Blue Island. Following the ceremony, a continental breakfast will be served inside the fieldhouse by members of Boy Scout Troop 788 and students from St. Walter’s School. All veterans are invited to ... Read More »

Holiday Happenings at Blue Island’s Salvation Army

Stay up to date on all the programming & events The Salvation Army offers to the residents of Blue Island and our surrounding area! The Salvation Army Cross Generations in Blue Island 2900 W. 127th Street (Burr Oak Ave) Blue Island, IL 60406 708-332-0100 Click an image to enlarge Read More »

Cal-Sag Trail Update

Learn about the new trail segment crossing the Little Calumet River at Fay’s Point just east of Ashland Avenue, connecting to Whistler Woods and the Major Taylor Trail. Project sponsors and consultants will provide an update on the schedule for completion of all remaining links in the entire 26-mile Cal-Sag Trail connecting to an even wider trail network. When: Monday, ... Read More »

DDE Dance Team Fundraiser

The Dwight D. Eisenhower High School Dance Team is headed to Florida for Nationals! But they need your help. All donations help defray the cost of equipment, fees, and travel costs. For more information, click the video below, or visit their fundraising page by clicking here. Read More »