Posts about "event" in Park Ridge

8 months ago on 05/14/2017 at 5:21 PM

Etiquette question please, I received a high school graduation announcement in the mail from a former coworker and friend whom I've not seen in about 10 years in Park Ridge. The announcement lists the commencement information but it is a ticketed event. There is no invitation to a party afterward, and we are not close enough to have a ticket to the. Commencement, I'm sure...

8 months ago on 04/25/2017 at 4:16 PM

City initiates process to fill Alderman Maloney’s Seventh Ward Seat Alderman Marty Maloney has served the residents of the 7th Ward as its Alderman after being sworn into office in May 2011 in Park Ridge. Due to the untimely passing of the late Mayor David Schmidt in March 2015, Alderman Maloney was selected by the City Council to lead Park Ridge as its Acting Mayor. Since April, 2015, Acting Mayor Ma...

9 months ago on 04/20/2017 at 4:41 AM

Some time back a number of folks talked about establishing a place for kids to hang out in Park Ridge. I stumbled upon this idea and thought I would share it. While it is much more expansive than what is needed, there are a lot of great ideas that could be pulled to create a business model of sorts. Ju...

9 months ago on 04/10/2017 at 8:14 AM

We need a teen center and we need one ASAP within Park Ridge. I've been wavering about posting this but after this weekend it needs to be addressed. We need a teen center. The 6th grade to 10th grade kids need somewhere to go in this town that is just theirs rat...

9 months ago on 04/01/2017 at 9:03 PM

Burglary Prevention. It isn't in Park Ridge but maybe they will let outsiders attend? This is at Cumberland and Addison which is about a 10 minute drive.

10 months ago on 03/21/2017 at 5:16 PM

Hello ParkRidgeChat.com, I am a mother of two girls at St in Park Ridge. Andrews Lutheran School in Park Ridge. I'm helping coordinate our school's biggest fundraising event on April 29th (Dinner Dance and Auction), and we're looking for donations for our auction. Would an...

10 months ago on 03/13/2017 at 1:02 PM
10 months ago on 03/11/2017 at 1:44 PM

Chicago, IL – On Monday, March 13, 2017 at 6:00 pm in the Niles West High School Auditorium, U by Park Ridge. S. Representative Jan Schakowsky will hold a town hall meeting to hear from her constituents. The doors for this event will open at 5:30, and it will be open to the press. WHO: Congresswoman Jan...

10 months ago on 03/07/2017 at 10:16 PM

Looking for vendors for the Rosemont School Vendor fair being held on Friday, April 21st from 6p-9p near Park Ridge. Cost is $20 per table and you must bring a $20 raffle prize to the event. All profit is yours to keep. If you are interested please comment with your company name and I will message you. Thanks!

10 months ago on 03/04/2017 at 5:54 AM

"I can speak with council members and eventually learn from the experience of doing [the job] to see how the city functions on the inside in Park Ridge. but I'm not going to say I'm as much aware as the people who have served an elected position before. " - Lukas Fuksa (source: Chicago Tribune/Park Ridge Herald Advocate, December 7, 2016)

10 months ago on 02/24/2017 at 4:39 PM

St. Paul of the Cross Electronics Recycling Event Saturday, March 4 & Sunday, March 5 9 a by Park Ridge. m. - 12 p. m. Parish Life Center The Servants of St. Francis will be partnering with Recycling Avenue, a free service that recycles small electronics while providing employment opportunities for adult...

11 months ago on 02/20/2017 at 5:40 PM
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11 months ago on 02/14/2017 at 4:16 PM

Celebrate Paczki Day on Tuesday February 28th and help a Park Ridge family. We are working with House of Cakes to provide Paczki treats for those in town who wish to celebrate Fat Tuesday. We are offering PARK RIDGE delivery from 7:00 – 10:30 AM the morning of the 28th if y...

11 months ago on 02/11/2017 at 8:29 PM

Good evening ParkRidgeChat.com Friends in Park Ridge! My school is in the process of planning our Spring Fling silent auction event for May 13 at Moretti's in Edison Park. We are looking for business owners that would be willing to make a small donation ...

11 months ago on 02/08/2017 at 8:38 AM

I know there is lots going on in town these days, but I wanted to post something here for those of you that knew Dan, and for those of you that didn't near Park Ridge. He worked tirelessly for the City. right up until the time that he couldn't. We had an eventful meeting this past Monday, and the video of the meeting is now posted. On balance it was a great nigh...

11 months ago on 02/06/2017 at 12:38 PM

For civil debating online in Park Ridge. There are more points in the linked article. Before we get started let’s lay down some ground rules: If someone threatens you, you have the right to walk away. No matter how compassionate you’re ...

11 months ago on 02/01/2017 at 1:23 PM

Donation Request (approved by admins) As a lot of you know I hold an annual fundraiser in my mom's memory in Park Ridge. This is our 7th event in less than 6 years. Judi's Jems donated 100% of the money made at our event to the Brain Tumor Program at Lurie's Childrens Hospital. Our event is fast approaching and for the ...

11 months ago on 01/30/2017 at 12:31 PM

Illinois is rewriting special education laws nearby Park Ridge. If they pass each district will only get state funding for ONE special education teacher per 141 students. Please write or call your representatives. This affects all Illinois school districts and wil...

11 months ago on 01/26/2017 at 2:23 PM

EMAIL FROM THE PARK RIDGE PARK DISTRICT: Lately you may have noticed an increased amount of activity at Maine Park Leisure Center as we prepare for the upcoming renovation. Bids for the project were received earlier this month, and are going to the Board of Commissioners for approval at this Thursday's Board meeting. The project is largely funded by a Park and Recreation...

1 year ago on 01/10/2017 at 10:27 PM

Pooping and scooping has decided to run a Mid season special this week only since it will be in high 40s in Park Ridge. We are charging 39. 95 for one dog 5 dollars for each additional dog. Jan 8th -13th THIS IS FOR THIS WEEK ONLY ! Call Louie at 224-202-3298 Call a professional been in business since 2011. We send out...

1 year ago on 12/02/2016 at 10:14 AM

After knocking on numerous doors, listening to people's concerns, and countless discussions with family and friends, I have decided to run for Mayor of Park Ridge. I would appreciate anyone's support in any way possible. To start, please spread the word, share this post, and ask your Park Ridge resident friends to follow me. Be on the lookout for events and upda...

1 year ago on 11/29/2016 at 3:14 PM
1 year ago on 11/29/2016 at 6:43 AM

I've volunteered with Lost Dogs Illinois for years and can say first-hand they are a really awesome group of people who work hard every day to help families, and all services are completely FREE in Park Ridge! Besides reuniting lost/found dogs, Lost Dogs Illinois also attends many events in low income neighborhoods to provide free collars, leashes and ID tags. Please consider donating today for #GivingTuesd...

1 year ago on 10/30/2016 at 11:17 AM

Any ex smokers out there who vaped to quit in Park Ridge? I want to quit for good. I've quit before with patches, gum and laser therapy, but eventually I go back to the habit of putting the cigarette in my mouth. I'm ready to give it another full blown effor...

1 year ago on 10/29/2016 at 10:45 AM

Does anyone have any remedies, whether store bought or homemade that u can put on a pumpkin to keep the squirrels from eating them in Park Ridge? The squirrels in our area are extremely aggressive and our pumpkins outside our door last for only a day or two tops before they are devoured by the squirrels. I see other houses with pumpkins in pris...

1 year ago on 10/23/2016 at 8:31 AM
1 year ago on 10/17/2016 at 4:06 PM

It seems like quite a few people look for a worthwhile place to donate items near Park Ridge. Please read below and if you have an appropriate books to donate please consider St. Bartholomew. Also, if anyone would like to drop books off to me in Park Ridge I would be happy to take them all to ...

1 year ago on 10/15/2016 at 1:25 PM
1 year ago on 10/07/2016 at 10:23 PM

Just posting this to let you know about an event I'm having for families experiencing a long term stay in the PICU or NICU around Park Ridge. I'm collecting children's books and/or gift cards. It's all being done for families at Lutheran General, and I can arrange a tax deductible donation if desired. Please let me know if you'd like more i...