Essay Contest Solicits Hero Picks from Local Young Writers

Published January 7, 2020

The McKinley Park Civic Association and Illinois 1st District State Senator Tony Muñoz are sponsoring a student essay contest, with winners featured at the association's annual banquet.

  • The McKinley Park Civic Association and Illinois 1st District State Senator Tony Muñoz ask local students to share their heroes.
  • Winners get feted at the association's annual banquet on March 8.
  • The contest is open to neighborhood students ages 3 through high school.

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Holiday Parties Brighten the McKinley Park Neighborhood

Published January 6, 2020

The 2019 holiday season lured neighbors to events like the CAPS Beat 912 Christmas party, the McKinley Park Development Council holiday party and the seasonal celebration of the McKinley Park Civic Association.

  • CAPS Beat 912 hosts a hundred neighbors at their Christmas party.
  • The McKinley Park Development Council celebrates at One City Tap.
  • A full menu and neighborhood camaraderie heralds the season at the McKinley Park Civic Association holiday party.

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Strap On Your Skates, Find Business Funding and Enjoy Nightlife This Week in McKinley Park

Published January 6, 2020

Speed skating lands at the McKinley Park ice rink on Thursday evening; that morning, find business grants at 36Squared. Nightlife at Marz Brewing and library gatherings for every age round out this week's top neighborhood events.

  • Thrilling speed skating takes over the McKinley Park ice rink on Thursday evening.
  • Get a grant for your local business: Learn how on Thursday morning at 36Squared.
  • Marz Brewing leads neighborhood nightlife; the McKinley Park library hosts events for adults, kids and families.

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Celebrate the New Year and Enjoy the Neighborhood This Week in McKinley Park

Marz Community Brewing Co. celebrates New Year's Eve on Tuesday, December 31.
Marz Community Brewing Co. celebrates New Year's Eve on Tuesday, December 31.
Published December 30, 2019

New Year's Eve celebrations take place this week at Marz Community Brewing and the McKinley Park public library. Catch a movie or a comedy show, and sharpen your skates for daily open skating all week at the McKinley Park ice rink.

  • Celebrate New Year's Eve at Marz Community Brewing, the McKinley Park public library and St. Andrew Lutheran Church.
  • Catch a movie or comedy show this week in the McKinley Park neighborhood.
  • The McKinley Park ice rink features Open Skating noon to 7 p.m. every day through Sunday, January 5.

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Top Events Celebrate the Season This Week in McKinley Park

Published December 18, 2019

The McKinley Park Development Council hosts its holiday party at One City Tap, Bethany Baptist Church rolls out a big Christmas welcome and the McKinley Park library again slates some great kid and community events.

  • The McKinley Park Development Council hosts its holiday party at One City Tap.
  • Bethany Baptist Church presents Christmas performance and fellowship on Sunday.
  • Nightlife and library events round out the week.

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