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Mar 22, 2017
Comments Off on $20M coming to LVHS. You’re invited to Stakeholders Presentation

$20M coming to LVHS. You’re invited to Stakeholders Presentation

Neighborhood News:

Have you met Paul Karafiol, the new Principal at Lake View High School?

$20M is coming to Lake View!  You are invited to attend the Stakeholders Presentation by Alderman Pawar, Alderman Tunney and LVHS Principal Karafiol about the proposed plans, and timetable for LVHS interior, exterior, campus, running track and field improvements.  You’ll be the first to see improvements that benefit students and the community and be able to provide feedback on the proposal.  As you know, the LVHS Campus & Community Park was designed to include neighborhood use (all ages) when not in use by the school.

When: 5:30 PM. Thursday, March 30th

Where: Lake View High School.  Enter via door #6 on Ashland.  Parking available in faculty lot via Irving Park.

Please check out GWCA’s website: for updates.

Mar 17, 2017
Comments Off on Alert – doorbell ringing – house casing 11 PM Thursday

Alert – doorbell ringing – house casing 11 PM Thursday

Graceland West Community Association (GWCA) Block Reps reported a doorbell ringing – house casing incident that included marking the property with a brick in the 1400 block of Berteau at 11 pm.  The person was wearing a yellow jacket, jeans and a ski cap.  Police responded.  A second Block Rep in the 4000 block of Greenview reported having his house marked by unusual garbage can placement at other times.

Please keep an eye out for a male wearing the clothing described above and continue to report any suspicious activity to 911 along with a description of the of the person.  Next please alert your phone tree, which is your neighbors on all four sides.

GWCA has a website with lots of neighborhood information and our membership form:






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