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Thanks for Another Successful 79th Street RenFest September 9-10, 2017Thanks for Another Successful 79th Street RenFest September 9-10, 2017

Business Events, Community Events, CAN TV Programs—Fun, Musical, Family Themed and Free, Don't Miss Out on the 12th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival! The Streets are already shut down, so what a great day to activate the entire street, and… Continue

Green Means Go (Toward a Cleaner Community)Green Means Go (Toward a Cleaner Community)

Business News, Community Highlights—Learn more about the Team that's cleaning our streets and improving our neighborhood.

Brainerd Park Apartments Ground Breaking CeremonyBrainerd Park Apartments Ground Breaking Ceremony

CAN TV, Community Highlights, Housing/Real Estate—Brainerd Park Apartments will be 36 brand new apartment units opening in late summer 2018. Join us for the ground breaking ceremony, August 25, 2017, 8920 S. Loomis, 10am - 11:00 am.

Auburn Gresham FALL 'Health Fair On The Block'Auburn Gresham FALL "Health Fair On The Block"

Business Events, Community Events, CAN TV Programs—****** SAVE THE DATE FOR THE UPCOMING FALL, "HEALTH FAIR ON THE BLOCK" ***** To sign up to be a vendor, download the following vendor application and return to the Greater Auburn Gresham… Continue

“Stay Woke” When Preparing Your Kids To Go Back To School“Stay Woke” When Preparing Your Kids To Go Back To School

Community Highlights, Education Initiatives—It’s that time again—back-to-school. And although parents are busying themselves purchasing school clothes and supplies—or lining up for one of the giveaways– it’s also… Continue

What You Should Know About Back to School Health ScreeningsWhat You Should Know About Back to School Health Screenings

Education Initiatives, Healthcare/Health Resources—What You Should Know About Back to School Health Screenings. Listen in to WVON 1690AM, 1:00-2:00PM. Call in to ask any questions about health screenings for your children's back to school needs!

Save it for Some Rainy PlaySave it for Some Rainy Play

City of Chicago, Community Highlights, Education Initiatives—Multi-generational physical activity event connects neighbors to their local school, in Auburn Gresham's PlayStreets activations.

The magical mystical Cook County Land Bank lures homebuyersThe magical mystical Cook County Land Bank lures homebuyers

Business News, City of Chicago, Community Highlights, Government Resources and Services, Housing/Real Estate—This Urban Landlady blog post tells how homebuyers and investors can use the Cook County Land Bank to build our community and get great deals on vacant properties. .

Wait, did you say you just WAIVED all the taxes?Wait, did you say you just WAIVED all the taxes?

Business News, City of Chicago, Community Highlights, Government Resources and Services, Housing/Real Estate—Ever notice a nice-looking house or building which has been vacant for years and no one seems to know why? Read this post on the Cook County Land Bank Authority!

Ride a Trolley, Sip a Cocktail, Change a NeighborhoodRide a Trolley, Sip a Cocktail, Change a Neighborhood

Business News, Community Highlights, Housing/Real Estate—In a double decker bus on a gorgeous day, the only place to ride is in the top.

Dan Ryan 100th Anniversary CelebrationDan Ryan 100th Anniversary Celebration

Community Events—Dan Ryan Woods 100th Anniversary DAN RYAN WOODS PAVILION, CHICAGO (87th and Western) Commemorate the 100th anniversary of Dan Ryan Woods with guided hikes, archery, information about… Continue

Constructing Communities: The SARFS Program at the GAGDCConstructing Communities: The SARFS Program at the GAGDC

City of Chicago, CAN TV, Community Highlights, Government Resources and Services, Healthcare/Health Resources, Housing/Real Estate—What's good for our seniors is good for all of us.

The Changing Face of Auburn Gresham: How Façade Enhancements Energize Neighborhoods.The Changing Face of Auburn Gresham: How Façade Enhancements Energize Neighborhoods.

Business News, CAN TV, Community Highlights, Government Resources and Services, Housing/Real Estate—Artful changes inspire local hope and pride.

Charting the Course for a New Way to Employ YouthCharting the Course for a New Way to Employ Youth

Business News, CAN TV, Digital Media and Technology Resources, Education Initiatives, Healthcare/Health Resources, Workforce and Career Development—A Special Report on an Important Partner Program...

Take Your Job Search to the Next LevelTake Your Job Search to the Next Level

Workforce and Career Development—Are you currently unemployed or underemployed? Do you find yourself overwhelmed by job searching? Are you struggling to find a way to get your resume noticed? Let Skills for Chicagoland’s… Continue

Auburn Gresham Gold Camp Begins!Auburn Gresham Gold Camp Begins!

Education Initiatives—AG earns a "Gold" medal for summer enrichement program!

Suite Little Feet Now EnrollingSuite Little Feet Now Enrolling

Business News, Community Highlights, Education Initiatives, Healthcare/Health Resources—Suite Little Feet School 1439 West 79th St

JOB TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES HEADED TO ILLINOIS UNDER FUTURE ENERGY JOBS ACT

Workforce and Career Development—The Future Energy Jobs Act (FEJA), legislation passed by the Illinois Legislature in 2016 and effective June 1, 2017, allocates $10 million every four years in 2017, 2021, and 2025 — a total… Continue

Great Community Partners  Are Promoting  Neighborhood Heroes:  Making A Difference  across the Chicago RegionGreat Community Partners Are Promoting Neighborhood Heroes: Making A Difference across the Chicago Region

CAN TV, Community Highlights—We are proud. We are committed. We can make a difference. We all have the potential to make a difference where we live. That is what Neighborhood Heroes is all about. When we invest our time, get to… Continue

Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Health and Wellness!Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Health and Wellness!

Business News, City of Chicago, CAN TV, Community Highlights, Healthcare/Health Resources—Can one iconic building along a key commerical cooridor lead the way to improve the health of a neighborhood? Community leaders and organizations in Auburn Gresham are progressing on a transformative… Continue

A Powerful Peace March #IAmForPeaceA Powerful Peace March #IAmForPeace

Community Highlights, Education Initiatives—Last Friday morning our students at Perspectives led their 4th Annual Peace March with over 2,400 participants. Our students, staff, parents, friends, community leaders, corporate partners and a… Continue

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