Enjoy a groundbreaking 

On Thursday, April 19, 11 a.m., at 5608 W. Washington Blvd., Catalyst Circle Rock will break ground on a new Center for the Arts, a 1,000-seat auditorium. The groundbreaking ceremony will kick off the final phase of fundraising for the additional $1.8 million dollars needed to complete the $4 million project.

Vote for Local School Council members 

On Wednesday, April 18, local school council elections for elementary schools will be held. And on Thursday, April 19, local school council elections for high schools will be held. For information on candidates and how to vote, visit cps.edu. 

Let your voice be heard about The Hatchery 

On Wednesday, April 25, 6 p.m., at Jacob Beidler Elementary School, 3151 W. Walnut St., Ald. Walter Burnett (27th), along with Accion Chicago, Industrial Council Northwest Chicago and nonprofit developer IFF, will host a Hatchery Update and Opportunity Fair event.  

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