Friday, February 27, 2015


30th anniversary of Sixteen Candles

Wow…30 years since the movie Sixteen Candles was introduced. Want to relive that special time. These Old Men They Play Records will be spinning vinyl all night and we will be tapping some special beers. When: Friday, February 20, 7:00 p.m., no cover Where: Rock Island Public House, 13328 Olde Western Ave., 708-388-5513 Read More »

Community Resilience Workshop

Focus on Disaster Resilience, including Flood Prevention Has your home or business been impacted by extreme weather, especially rainstorms that cause floods and related damage like the one that happened in April 2013? If so, Cook County, on behalf of the Northeastern Illinois Resilience Partnership (which includes Cook County, City of Chicago, DuPage County and State of Illinois) invites you ... Read More »

St. Benedict Lenten Fish Fry

St. Benedict Church Annual Lenten Fish Fry Every Friday from February 20th through March 27th St. Benedict Church 2339 York Street Blue Island Lunch 11:00am-1:30pm Dinner 4:00pm-7:30pm Dine in or carry out If you need more information, Call the St. Benedict Rectory at 708-385-8510 Read More »

Polar Plunge

Blue Island Alderman Candace Carr, Deputy Police Chief Mike Cornell and Corporal Chris Connors will represent the F.O.P Lodge #180 in the Polar Plunge to raise money for the Special Olympics. The Plunge will take place on March 7, 2014 Manteno Sportsman’s Club. Visit Special Olympics of Illinois Polar Plunge Polar Plunge Flier Read More »

Stray Dog Theatre presents THE JEWEL THIEVES

Tired of going to the show and spending a bundle. For only $12 a ticket ($10 for Seniors) you can see the JEWEL THIEVES with Blue Island resident, Tony Carsella! This intriguing play also stars Caroline Sexton, John Madison and Kristel Flynn. The Jewel Thieves will run March 13th and 14th at 8:00pm; March 15th at 2:00pm and March 20th ... Read More »