South Side Little League(SSLL) (503-B) was founded in 1955 and has been going strong ever since. SSLL plays at Tuley Park (91st and King Drive) and Cole Park (85th and King Drive) serving boys and girls ages 5 to 16. This year girl’s softball is make it’s debut. Looking for girls 7-10 who are interested in playing... Read more »
The 19th Ward is getting a lot of press attention about the ward remap hearings. In a recent Southtown article it stated that the residents of the 19th ward packed the City of Chicago remapping hearings held at Morgan Park Career Academy. The 6th Ward, which also has been a longtime stable community and did... Read more »
This past Saturday over several hundred individuals and over 50 colleges, universities and trade schools came out and participated in the Silas Purnell College Expo hosted by the Chesterfield Community Council.
Chesterfield Community Council will host the 7th Annual “Silas Purnell College Expo” Saturday Sept. 17 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuley Park Fieldhouse 90th and King Dr. This event is designed to expose high school students to admissions and financial aide representatives from a variety of Illinois Colleges and Universities and HBCU’s. The late Silas Purnell is... Read more »
This is another event packed weekend in Chatham. Starting Friday you have the following events A MUST SEE FOR ALL OUR YOUTH The Interrupters The Interrupters A film by Steve James and Alex Kotlowitz From producer/director Steve James and author-turned-producer Alex Kotlowitz, The Interrupters tells the moving and surprising story of three CeaseFire “violence interrupters”... Read more »
Save The Date: August 20th, 2011 will be a busy day in the 6th ward: The Thomas Wortham Family Educational Walk Join the Wortham Family, Thomas Wortham Education Foundation, Chicago Police Department , CAPCC and others as they walk from 75th King Drive to Cole Park (85th King Drive) to Stop The Violence in our... Read more »