Category : Front Page Feature

Legendary Bridgeport Tavern Closes

Legendary Bridgeport Tavern Closes

Real estate taxes are responsible for the recent closing of Shaller’s Pump in Bridgeport. Both articles referenced below (Click the names) tell the story of a family business shut down for rising taxes and fees.   Story From Chicago City Wire Story From Chicago Sun Times  

Post on : May 31st, 2017
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“Chicago in the Sixties”

“Chicago in the Sixties”

This wonderful nudge to our memories was first discussed last year. Through the efforts of both Jerry Donahue and Pat Urbut, we can now bring this book excerpt for your enjoyment. I apologize for how long this took to put together, but Pat Urbut emailed me about the author’s permission just the day before I was

Post on : April 1st, 2017
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Upcoming Events – Committee Meeting

Upcoming Events – Committee Meeting

The first Planning Committee (and usually the only Planning Committee) meeting is scheduled for Sunday February 19th at 3:00 PM at Palermo’s in Oak Lawn. Anyone who has ideas on fun events for the coming year are encouraged to either leave a comment below, or email their ideas to suehurley@suzibelle.com or any of the other

Post on : September 30th, 2016
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Girls Beach Weekend Itinerary

Girls Beach Weekend Itinerary

Coming up next is the long-awaited Girl’s Beach Weekend. Plans are fluid, nothing is set in stone, but preliminarily here is what is planned: FRIDAY: Arrive at Liz Marron’s beach house sometime after noon. Two cars will be traveling from Chicago. Patti will be driving Lynn, Cathy Full and herself; Sue will be driving Mary

Post on : July 29th, 2016
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Save the Dates – Newest Updates

Save the Dates – Newest Updates

More Information to Come Next Month  

Post on : October 29th, 2015
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Girls Beach Weekend – September 18-20, 2015

Girls Beach Weekend – September 18-20, 2015

How could it be anything but a great weekend when it started at a dive called Joe’s Bar on Route 12 in Michigan City where upon entering one is accosted by the heady smell of grilled onions and beer. That’s where Patti and Lynn met up with Sue to put together the two baskets for

Post on : September 30th, 2015
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Reflections From Pat Urbut

Reflections From Pat Urbut

At Madelon’s and Earl’s party last Saturday I enjoyed myself and I believe everyone else too thought it was great – the party, the weather, our classmates and spouses. If you are totally bored with pro football then I suggest you not read any further but if you have a family member or friend who

Post on : August 30th, 2015
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May 2015 Golf Outing

May 2015 Golf Outing

Here is the information on our First Annual Ethelreda 1959 Golf Outing and Dinner. Links: Hickory Hills Country Club Primetime Restaurant Pat Urbut and Jim Weimar have joined those attending the dinner after golf.

Post on : March 31st, 2015
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Brunch at the Signature Room – February 22, 2015

Brunch at the Signature Room – February 22, 2015

It started out that a group of the women were going to celebrate Lynn Murphy’s big 70 birthday by meeting for brunch at the top of the Hancock building on February 8th. Of course, being it is Chicago, on the evening of the 7th it started snowing and didn’t stop until it became a full-out

Post on : February 28th, 2015
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More 55-Year Reunion Pictures

More 55-Year Reunion Pictures

Jerry Donahue sent in some shots that he took at the 55-Year Reunion in November. Here they are for all to enjoy.

Post on : January 4th, 2015
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