New Juvenile Justice Plan for Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency The Southlandland Juvenile Justice Council (SJJC) this May of 2017, has completed its plan for prevention of juvenile delinquency. The 5 point plan outlines programs to assist in battling juvenile delinquency in the Chicago Southland. Below are the programs and the program’s Goal, Vision and Mission. For more information on SJJC [...]
Local students got an opportunity to catch up on their history during a visit to the Vietnam Moving Wall Exhibit, during its time in Hazel Crest from May 5 – 9. Except for those who have loved ones who spent time in Vietnam, many know little about what became this nation’s most unpopular war. Nearly 500 American History students from [...]
You are invited to join President Vernard Alsberry every second Saturday of the month for Coffee with the President in the Villages West Meeting Room 3000 W. 170th Pl.from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM. The informal setting is designed for residents to meet with the Village President and talk about various issues and concerns, while enjoying coffee and donuts.
Let’s Get Out And Vote on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 For a Better Hazel Crest - Vote Hazel Crest First Party The February 24th municipal election in Chicago, resulting in an April 7th runoff between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and runner-up Cook County Commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia, is just the latest example of the importance of exercising your [...]
Legislative Hearing to be Convened on Need for Southland Level 1 Trauma Center At my urgent request, Representative Will Davis, Chairman, of the Committee on Health and Health Care Disparity of Illinois, has agreed to convene an official hearing to discuss the need for a Level 1 Trauma Center in the South Suburban Region. The hearing will be held [...]
Hazel Crest Clergy Commission - Working For The Village Submitted by: Chair Carolyn Carter On May 13 of this year nine Clergy Commissioners, were sworn in as Hazel Crest’s first-ever Clergy Commission. This is part of Village President Vernard L. Alsberry, Jr’s pledge to activate and energize all village commissions, to spearhead some [...]
“Now You Know”! needs you. The Village of Hazel Crest is home to a number of organizations and entities that contribute to our well-being and development. We want to regularly report on your meeting dates, activities, goals, objectives and outcomes. This Call To Action includes, but is not limited to Homeowners’ Associations and Committees and Commissions. We want to represent [...]
(L-R): At the American Legion Hall in Hazel Crest, IL, Ill. State Rep. Al Riley, U.S. Congresswoman Robin Kelly, Ill. State Sen. Mike Hastings, Michael Jennings, Hazel Crest Village President Vernard Alsberry Jr., honored military veterans in recognition of Veteran's Day including Leo Moore. Photo by Lee Edwards Veterans who served in all branches of the United States [...]