Now You Know 2014

News Brief Dec 2014

News Briefs Hazel Crest - Good Place to Live & Do Business Hazel Crest is a good place to live and do business. If you had any doubt check out the recent edition of “Livability Chicago Southland Illinois” published by The Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce. There you’ll find not one but two Hazel Crest entities featured. Advocate South [...]

Xmas Tips

Be Responsible - Shop for What You Need Don’t Shop Until You Drop By now you’re totally immersed in the holiday season… Bombarded with messages demanding that you shop here, buy this, buy that. Messages demanding that you spend like there is no tomorrow. Well, for most of us there is a tomorrow. It’s in January. Why don’t we [...]

2016-10-22T18:37:21+00:00December 5th, 2014|Special Section, Volume 3 November 2014, Volume 4 December 2014|Comments Off on Xmas Tips

News Brief – Nov 2014

November is National Diabetes Month As we enter the holiday season, now is a good time to take stock of you and your family’s health. While there are some aspects of Diabetes that are beyond your control; you can watch what you eat. But first let’s talk about what we’re dealing with.     What is Diabetes? Diabetes results [...]

2016-10-22T18:37:22+00:00November 12th, 2014|News Brief, news magazine, Volume 3 November 2014|Comments Off on News Brief – Nov 2014

The Political Season

The Mid-Term elections are over, but the political season continues. Some winners, some losers…and some races at this writing remain undetermined. I would like to thank Gov. Pat Quinn, for his longtime service and advocacy on behalf of the citizens of this great state. He has conceded and is preparing to name a team to ease the transition to his [...]

2016-10-22T18:37:22+00:00November 11th, 2014|news magazine, political, President's Corner, Volume 3 November 2014|Comments Off on The Political Season

Hazel Crest First Party

Introducing - Hazel Crest First Party Candidates for Hazel Crest Trustee Seats "Service Before Self"   As you all know, I have a very progressive agenda for the Village of Hazel Crest. While I am proud to have been elected your Village President, this first year has been challenging. I have determined that I need a team in place…a team [...]

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Economic Revitalization of Hazel Crest

Hazel Crest Economic Development Commission - Making Big $ Plans “The money people, investors and citizens are all at the table. This economic development plan can happen.” Vernard L. Alsberry, Jr. President Village of Hazel Crest Saturday, November 1st was a dreary day, when Hazel Crest stakeholders could have been doing almost anything else. Instead, a group of difference-makers gathered [...]

2016-10-22T18:37:22+00:00November 11th, 2014|Featured, news magazine, Village Hall News, Volume 3 November 2014|Comments Off on Economic Revitalization of Hazel Crest

The President’s Point – Nov 2014

President’s Point Time Out - Let’s Give Thanks November is the month we celebrate two very important holidays. Both days represent a time in America when we give thanks. On Veterans Day Tuesday November 11, we give thanks and celebrate all of the men and women who served in our armed forces, those who have taken time out of their [...]

2016-10-22T18:37:22+00:00November 11th, 2014|Featured, news magazine, President's Corner, Volume 3 November 2014|Comments Off on The President’s Point – Nov 2014

News Briefs

“Now You Know”! - News Briefs Hazel Crest President Vernard L. Alsberry, Jr. to be inducted into Pi Alpha Alpha - The Global Honor Society for Public Affairs & Administration. On Friday, October 3, President Alsberry will join a select group during his induction ceremony at Governors State University, beginning at 6 pm. Residents, friends and supporters of [...]

2016-10-22T18:37:23+00:00September 1st, 2014|Volume 1 September 2014|Comments Off on News Briefs

Now You Know – Intro

“Now You Know”! Introducing A Monthly Online Newsmagazine Serving The Citizens of The Village of Hazel Crest   The Village of Hazel Crest is on the move. Residents want and need to know what’s going on in real time, so they can benefit and participate. “Now You Know”! will fill that void, regularly informing citizens about important issues and work [...]

2016-10-22T18:37:23+00:00August 28th, 2014|Volume 1 September 2014|Comments Off on Now You Know – Intro

Village President’s Bridge Program

Village President’s Bridge Program - Putting Youth on Path to Success On a steamy August day as many Hazel Crest youth were out enjoying the final days of summer…participants in the Village President’s Bridge Program, were winding down after six weeks of intense academic exposure, field trips, guest speakers, and fun. Among their unforgettable experiences was a downtown [...]

2016-10-22T18:37:23+00:00August 28th, 2014|Volume 1 September 2014|Comments Off on Village President’s Bridge Program