By SARAH PAN Herald Intern Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., along with all public libraries in the city will be closed on Monday, July 4 in observation of Independence Day. Blackstone will be open the rest of the week during its normal hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., […]
By ALLISON MATYUS Staff Writer The Michaels store inside of the City Hyde Park development will open on Friday, June 10. Michaels, 5104 S. Lake Park Ave., joins Marshalls and Whole Foods as major retailers of the development. Whole Foods will open on Wednesday, June 22.
By ALLISON MATYUS Staff Writer At a community meeting Thursday night, the University of Chicago (U. of C.) talked about upcoming projects for the southern end of its campus. During the 6 p.m. meeting at AKArama Community Service Center, 6220 S. Ingleside Ave., the university presented three projects that will be built on the south […]
By ALLISON MATYUS Staff Writer After two years in the neighborhood, Comfort Me Boutique, 1508 E. 55th St., will be closing on June 30. The store started as a pop-up shop in Harper Court bought in by the University of Chicago and became a permanent business in Hyde Park when it moved to the Hyde […]
The 61st Street Farmers Market will begin Saturday, May 14, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., not Saturday, May 7.
Interim Ald. Sophia King (4th) will host her first 4th Ward Constituent Night from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, May 2, at the 4th Ward Service Office, 435 E. 35th St. The night is for constituents to meet individually with the alderman and staff. There will be an attorney present to answer legal questions. King will […]
By SAM RAPPAPORT Staff Writer University of Chicago Police and Chicago Police responded to a call of shots fired in the 6100 block of South Harper Avenue this morning at about 9:45 a.m. According to police on the scene, an unknown gunman on foot opened fire on the occupants of a silver minnie van as […]
5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St. Featured Speaker: Hyde Park resident and retired Chicago Public School Principal Jay Mulberry Tickets for the dinner are $80, $90 if purchased after Feb.22. Send checks, payable to the Hyde Park Historical Society to Janice A. Knox, c/o Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave., […]
Richard Orlikoff, legal counsel for the Hyde Park Herald and Hyde Park resident for over 60 years, died Thursday, Dec. 10. He was 92. Orlikoff was born in New Jersey on July 23, 1923 to Samuel and Blanche Orlikoff. After high school he attended the University of Michigan where he graduated with a Bachelor of […]