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HAZEL CREST PROUD! 2017

A YEAR OF FEELING “HAZEL CREST PROUD!” 2017 President Vernard Alsberry, Jr. & First Lady Diane wish everyone a prosperous and blessed 2018. VIETNAM VETERANS COMMEMORATIVE CELEBRATION   On Saturday, November 11, 2017, 150 guests attended the Vietnam Veterans Commemorative celebration to honor and support those who served our country. February 27, 2015, the [...]

2018-01-21T10:46:24+00:00January 21st, 2018|Volume 19 January 2018|Comments Off on HAZEL CREST PROUD! 2017

Update from State Representative Al Riley

One of the most important goals for me in Springfield is to ensure that the policy that we pass in the form of legislation is fair and equitable both for the people of the 38th District and the rest of the state. In a few weeks, the House will introduce a budget that I feel is both fair and equitable. [...]

2017-06-20T09:08:48+00:00June 20th, 2017|Volume 17 June 2017|Comments Off on Update from State Representative Al Riley

A Message from Congresswoman Robin Kelly

Since the start of the year, a lot has happened in Washington. Tragically, everything that’s happened in Washington will hurt Illinois families, not help them. The biggest issue has been healthcare. Last month, Republicans, including all those from Illinois, voted to strip more than a million Illinoisans and 23 million Americans of their health insurance. The bill also saddles older [...]

2017-06-20T21:45:20+00:00June 19th, 2017|Volume 17 June 2017|Comments Off on A Message from Congresswoman Robin Kelly

SSMMA elects Hazel Crest Mayor Vernard Alsberry Jr president

EAST HAZEL CREST, IL (June XX, 2017) —The South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association (SSMMA) approved the organization’s 2017-18 slate of officers, naming Hazel Crest Mayor Vernard Alsberry Jr. to lead as president. His term begins in June, and runs through May 2018. The election took place at SSMMA’s May 18 dinner meeting, held at the Calumet Country Club in [...]

2017-06-23T18:07:56+00:00June 19th, 2017|news magazine, Volume 17 June 2017|Comments Off on SSMMA elects Hazel Crest Mayor Vernard Alsberry Jr president

Metra Board approves $3 million contract to renovate Hazel Crest Station

Project includes replacement of street-level depot and new elevator.CHICAGO (May 24, 2017) – The Metra Board of Directors today approved a $3 million contract to renovate the Hazel Crest Station on the Metra Electric Line.The Bowa Group Inc. of Chicago was the lowest responsive and responsible bidder for the contracted work, which will include construction of a new street-level depot [...]

2017-06-20T09:30:17+00:00May 26th, 2017|Featured, Village Hall News, Volume 17 June 2017|Comments Off on Metra Board approves $3 million contract to renovate Hazel Crest Station

News Briefs (Around Town) November 2016

SEPTEMBER BOARD MEETING RECAP The monthly board meeting for September was full of great news and great surprises.  There was a lot of recognition to go around, and it was nothing short of admirable.  The night began with several Hazel Crest police officers being recognized for their brave and dedicated work. In a somber, yet honorable moment, four police officers [...]

2016-11-20T07:10:21+00:00November 20th, 2016|Now You Know 2016, Volume 16 November 2016|Comments Off on News Briefs (Around Town) November 2016

Volume 16 2016 Special

NOVEMBER IS NATIONAL PROSTATE CANCER AWARENESS MONTH Prostate Cancer is a cancer in a man's prostate, a small walnut-shaped gland that produces seminal fluid. There are more than 200,000 United State cases per year. SAVE THE DATE! Please consider making an online donation on November, 29th to The Cancer Support Center! Again this year, the Coleman Foundation will [...]

2016-11-21T17:51:27+00:00November 20th, 2016|Now You Know 2016, Volume 16 November 2016|Comments Off on Volume 16 2016 Special

South Suburban Mayor Fundraiser for Robin Kelly

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S TO ROBIN KELLY for winning another term as our 2nd Congressional District Congresswoman On August 31st, the Mayors of the South Suburbs sponsored a fundraiser for 2nd Congressional District Congresswoman Robin Kelly at Relax Lounge in Chicago Heights IL. The chairman of the event was [...]

2016-11-20T06:18:21+00:00November 20th, 2016|Now You Know 2016, Volume 16 November 2016|Comments Off on South Suburban Mayor Fundraiser for Robin Kelly

Mayor Vernard L. Alsberry annual Golf Outing 2016.

In July 2016, Hazel Crest President Vernard L. Alsberry held his 3rd annual Golf Outing. The outing was a great success and the weather was clear and warm. During the luncheon State Secretary Jesse White gave a great speech to the lunch crowd of business leaders and elected officials and endorsed President Vernard L. Alsberry Jr. for his reelection in [...]

2016-11-20T06:10:34+00:00November 20th, 2016|Volume 16 November 2016|Comments Off on Mayor Vernard L. Alsberry annual Golf Outing 2016.

President’s Point Nov 2016

Welcome to a new season! Hazel Crest is a beautiful community. The name Hazel Crest originates from the hazel nut trees that grew in the area. Still home to mature trees, green space and streams, Hazel Crest provides the perfect scenery as we witness the changing of the seasons. During this transition from summer to fall then to winter, we [...]

2017-06-22T08:15:03+00:00November 13th, 2016|Volume 16 November 2016|Comments Off on President’s Point Nov 2016