Wednesday, May 15, 2013
A man was shot in the 9900 block of S. Walden Parkway, according to police.
A man is in critical condition after a Wednesday afternoon shooting in Beverly. The man who is in his 30s was shot multiple times in the foyer of a building on the 9900 block of South Walden Parkway, Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Daniel O'Brien said. The shooting occurred at about 12:30 p.m. The suspect immediately fled and has not been apprehended by police, O'Brien said. A description was not immediately available. The victim was taken to Advocate Christ Hospital where he is in critical condition, O'Brien said. Ald. Matt O'Shea says police have told him that the shooting is not a random act and that the suspect was known by the victim. Police have identified a suspect and are working with surrounding law enforcement agencies …
Crime incidents in the 19th Ward, May 1 - 7.
Last Week: 17 Thefts, 4 Robberies Thefts: Local Crime Map Follow Beverly-Mt. Greenwood Patch on Facebook and sign up for Breaking News Alerts. Source: CPD ClearMap
Monday, May 13, 2013
Every week Patch will pick a house for sale to profile. This week is a swanky condo in Morgan Park.
Address: 2704 W. 111th St. Price: $219,900 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Square feet: 1800 Built: 2007 Details: A condo that Jay Gatsby would love with a great open floor plan including living room with a gas fireplace and formal dining room. You’ll love the wonderful details and touches including 42-inch maple cabinets, granite countertops and 10-foot ceilings with recessed lighting and hardwood floors. The luxurious master bedroom has a walk-in closet and private bath with whirlpool, granite-top double sinks, ceramic and linen closet. Enjoy your morning coffee on the back deck or entertain friends. Ample storage is available and a nice community room for parties. Did we mention the in-unit washer and dryer? Source: Zillow.com
Thursday, May 9, 2013
The local news program highlighted the village within the city as part of their weekly "7 in Your Neighborhood" feature.
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Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Baseball and softball season is in full swing. Upload photos of your favorite players and teams so we can celebrate our little sluggers.
It's baseball and softball season and we want to celebrate our neighborhood teams and leagues. Upload photos of all your neighborhood sluggers to our photo gallery. We will featured the pics throughout the season. It's a great way to show everyone how great our local programs are. (And kids always get a kick out of seeing their picture on the site.) It's easy to upload a photo. Just click on the big "Upload" button above or below the pictures. You can also give a shout-out to your team in the comments section below. Happy posting!
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
The animal tested positive for rabies. City officials warn of the importance of getting your pet vaccinated for rabies.
The city of Chicago Commission of Animal Control announced on Tuesday that a bat has tested positive for rabies in the West Beverly/Morgan Park area. The bat was discovered on the 2600 block of W. 107th Street on Saturday, May 5. A rabies examination by the Illinois State Public Health Laboratory determined that the bat was infected with rabies. Animal care urges residents to keep their dogs, cats and ferrets on a leash when they are outside of the home. They also recommend that you take any pet without a current rabies vaccination to a veterinarian to be inoculated. As always, it is not a good idea to handle any bats you may find. If you live in Chicago you should call 311 to report it and animal control will be contacted. Suburbanites…
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Sweet Freaks specializes in handcrafted chocolates and classic candies.
Freshly made chocolate creations fill the shelves of a new sweet shop where a Beverly couple hopes to build a thriving business. Katie and Pat Murphy opened Sweet Freaks, 9915 S. Walden Parkway, last week and a steady flow of customers and candy gazers have been filtering into the shop in the days since. "We opened really fast and everything has just fallen into our laps," said Katie Murphy. It only took about 30 days to open the shop which grew from a successful catering and candy-making business. Pat Murphy is a trained chef who does catering and has been the head chef at large music events. Locally, their products began to gain a following after handling the chocolates for a Sutherland Elementary School fundraiser at the Beverly Arts…
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It's May, which means it's past time to clear that clutter and do some spring cleaning-- it also means garage and yard sale season is in full swing. Here at Beverly-Mt. Greenwood Patch we pride ourselves on local, useful information. That includes who has tools for a bargain, a dresser in their driveway or some clothes laid out on the lawn. Be the first on your block to know stuff. Sign up for the Patch newsletter and breaking news alerts. Posting your garage sale on Patch is easy ... and even better yet, it's free. Log in to Beverly-Mt. Greenwood Patch. Create a new account if you don't have one. Then click on our "Events" tab on the top of the page and on "Add an Event" near the top right corner. Or just go to Beverly-Mt. Greenwood …
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
If you make a purchase at Home Run Inn Pizza in Beverly on Wednesday, you can help out Sutherlund School
If you have a craving for pizza, today is the day to indulge. Home Run Inn Pizza, 10900 S. Western Ave., will be donating 20 percent of all purchases made Wednesday, May 1, using this flier to Sutherland Elementary School. Just print out the flyer and present it when you pay. The offer is valid for dine-in and carry-out orders.