Volume 19 January 2018

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 [...]

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THE PRESIDENT’S AFTER-SCHOOL STEAM PROGRAM

President Vernard Alsberry, Jr. and MYTT (Mentoring Youth Through Technology) President Randle Carter received a $18,000 check from Comcast to continue the outstanding work of the STEAM Program. The Village offered an eight-week after school STEAM program that focused on Science, Technology-Engineering-Art-and Math. The second session starts January 29, 2018. The dynamic program exposed our students to the various [...]

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Peace with a Purpose Forum

Governors State University hosted the third Peace With A Purpose Forum last August, with the PWAP Founder and Chairman, Village President Vernard Alsberry, Jr., serving as the facilitator of the forum. Attendees enthusiastically participated in roundtable discussions to compile data and community input to examine the priorities of the southland. The informative Forum was very well attended, and the [...]

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President’s Point January 2018

Happy New Year! To Hazel Crest residents, friends and family. I must say, 2017 was an outstanding year for the Village of Hazel Crest and Chicago Southland. In 2017, I was re-elected as Mayor of the Village of Hazel Crest along with a Board of Trustees which brought on a new Village Clerk, Isaac Wiseman, Village Trustee Java Rogers, Village [...]

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