Daily Archives: January 2, 2013

Harper Theater mired in red tape

By LINDSAY WELBERS Staff Writer The Harper Theater’s opening has been delayed due to red tape, says owner Tony Fox. Fox, president and CEO of ADF Capital Ltd., which is renovating and ready to operate Harper Theater, said the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protections has required a 60-day window before issuing a business(…)

Transitional housing project helps homeless

Transitional housing project helps homeless

By ANDREW HOLZMAN Herald Intern According to a Chicago Coalition for the Homeless study, 105,338 people were homeless in Chicago for the 2011-2012 school year. Just a handful of that population, or people at risk of joining it, may eventually become graduates of the Hyde Park Transitional Housing Project (HPTHP). The HPTHP is an all-volunteer(…)

Board announced for HP Village

By LINDSAY WELBERS Staff Writer Hyde Park Village announced its board of directors recently. On Dec. 10 the nominating committee, comprised of Margaret Huyck, Jane Ciacci, Marianne Crusius, Wallace Goode, Allison Hartman, Nina Helstein, Mary Rogel and George Rumsey, presented their suggestions to the founding committee. The nominating committee had previously spent several months interviewing(…)