By Kim Hogstrom For The Leader “My favorite part of the cook-off, is seeing how diverse our community really is,” American Legion Post Commander Tony Moreno said. “The event is also a great way for people who are new to the area, to get to meet their neighbors.” Moreno is referring to the American Legion […]
Below are details on US 290 construction closures for November 7-10, 2014: Project K (IH 610/US 290) and Project I (W. 34th to Pinemont) Both segment contractors are working this weekend to shift traffic on westbound US 290 from IH 610 to W. 43rd Street to the inside lanes. This will allow work on the US […]
Various community meetings and networking events coming up; check out Heights Garden Club tour for inspiration.
Remembering our neighbors that have recently passed.
Sisters Ashley Banuelos and Brandy Herrera might not have known that one day they’d be the owners of Pure Ritual Spa, 2136 Yale, Ste. C, but they always understood the value of some good grooming.
A discussion has been brewing for some time about the condition of Oak Forest Park, 2100 Judiway Street, as well as ideas for its improvement. Now the Oak Forest community, led by the homeowners association, is taking action.
Oak Forest’s Erin Palkot thought she had her daughter’s pre-K program wrapped up. Palkot’s daughter was accepted to Harvard Elementary’s paid Pre-K 4 program for the fall. She sent in her money, attended a Round Up at the school, and paid for school supplies and uniform components.
While not everyone may be out of school for summer, the vacation spirit runs strong over the next few months. One way to get everyone in on the planning is to make a family to-do list. Here are some of the items that Leader readers have added to theirs.
Remembering those that have passed.
Yarn Bomb Day, park forum, barbecue — many summer activities in the community.