Michael Volpe

Web Site: http://blog.chicagoelections2011.com


Arena to Hold Petition Drive

November 11, 2011
Arena to Hold Petition Drive

Several Chicago Aldermen will look to double their roles in their wards and serve as Democratic Committeemen running for that office next March. One of those is 45th Ward Alderman John Arena. His campaign for Democratic Committeeman is holding a petition drive. According to the campaign, here are the details, “We will meet at...
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Cappleman’s Committeeman Campaign to Hold Signature Gathering Event

November 10, 2011
Cappleman’s Committeeman Campaign to Hold Signature Gathering Event

46th Ward Alderman James Cappleman is also running for Democratic Committeeman in the same ward. His committeeman campaign is holding a signature gathering event this weekend. Here’s a note from the campaign, “This Saturday we are meeting up at Dollop Coffee Shop on the corner of Gordon Terrace and Clarendon at 10am to head...
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Troubled Building Seminar

November 10, 2011

Please join Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez along with the Community Justice Center for a troubled buildings seminar. It will be held next week  Wednesday, November 16, 2011 6:30 P.M.-7:30 P.M. at the Chicago Police Department 20th District Community Room 5400 North Lincoln Avenue. Please R.S.V.P. by November 14th to 773-334-4066 or Lori.trier@cookcountyil.gov.  
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Chicago Book Expo

November 10, 2011

It will be held next week at the former Border’s, which recently went into bankruptcy, 4720 N. Broadway. The event will be held November 16, 10am-6pm & November 17, 12-6pm
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CAPS Meeting

November 10, 2011

Beat 2312 will have its monthly meeting next week. It will be held next Tuesday 6:30PM at Sheridan Plaza, 4607 N Sheridan.   For more information call, 312-744-0064
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Fall Jazz Concert

November 9, 2011

This is a note from the Lake View Citizen’s Council.     Thursday, November 17 7:00 p.m. John Erickson-piano Patrick Williams-bass Tim Mulvenna-percussion
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Rosenfeld Announces Intention to Run for 47th Ward Democratic Committeeman

November 9, 2011
Rosenfeld Announces Intention to Run for 47th Ward Democratic Committeeman

According to a press release just sent out, Paul Rosenfeld, owner of Government Navigation Group, a small consulting business based in Chicago, IL, has announced his intention to run for 47th Ward Democratic Committeeman. Rosenfeld has the backing of Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle. Long time Alderman Gene Schuelter is also running for...
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46th Ward Zoning & Development Committee Meeting Thurs. Nov. 10

November 8, 2011

Here’s the announcement from 46th Ward Alderman James Cappleman, “The committee will be meeting Thursday, November 10 at 6:30pm at Weiss Memorial Hospital, 4646 North Marine Drive, conference room (basement) This meeting is to discuss a proposed development in the East Lake View Neighborhood at 3750 N. Halsted Street. Seating will be limited.”
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Local Community Organization to Meet to Discuss Occupy Movement

November 7, 2011

The Northside Action for Justice will hold a public meeting this coming weekend to discuss strategies to augment the Occupy movement. The meeting will be held this Saturday at 10:30AM at 1020 W. Bryn Mawr. According to an email NAJ says, “Wall Street and corporate greed wrecked the economy, not regular people.  The 1%...
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Community Meeting With Commissioner McCarthy

November 5, 2011

New Police Commissioner Garry McCarthy will speak at Lake View High School at 4016 North Ashland on Thursday November 15th at 6:30PM. He’ll address the community about the consolidation of the 19th Police District. He’ll be joined by 47th Ward Alderman Ameya Pawar, 32nd Ward Alderman Scott Waguespack, 1st Ward Alderman Joe Moreno, 43rd...
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