Saturday, May 30, 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

Latest events and information you should know! Read Alderman Tom Hawley’s Believe in Blue Island weekly email. Believe in Blue Island March 27 Read More »

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, Tuesday, March 17th with good food! Starting at 11:00am until closing, The Meadows Golf Club, 2802 W. 123rd Street will serve corned beef, potatoes, cabbage or sauerkraut and rye bread for only $7 Or, choose a corned beef sandwich on rye or bread of choice, with chips for $5.75. For more information, call 385-1994. Read More »

Beverly Arts center Event

Tartan Terrors Bagpipes, Kilts, Comedy! Fri, Mar. 13, 8pm Award winning step and highland dancers and internationally recognized comedic performers share the stage in this Celtic Invasion, mixing rock’s energy with traditional folklore, dance, classic pipes and fiddle, driving drum tones, and light-hearted humor. Kick off your St. Paddy’s celebration at the BAC! More information and tickets at 773-445-3838 or ... Read More »

Chamber of Commerce Award Winners

On Saturday, February 21st, the Blue Island Chamber of Commerce and Industry held it’s 63rd Annual Installation Dinner at Raven’s. At this dinner, the new Chamber Board of Directors were announced along with Man of the Year, Women of the Year, Business of the Year and other Awards. Congratulations to all of the 2015 Chamber Award Winners! Man of the ... Read More »