The Cicero Youth Commission, in conjunction with Town President Larry Dominick and the Cicero Community Center, presents a Free Family Movie Night! The CYC will show “Trolls,” last summer’s animated hit by Dreamworks. It stars Anna Kendrick as Princess Poppy and Justin Timberlake as Branch, two trolls on a quest to save their captured friends and family from the unhappy Bergens. The 2016 film also includes the voices of Zooey Deschanel, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Russell Brand, James [Learn More]
Three “Super Seniors” were recognized at Cicero’s town board meeting on June 27 as part of a year-long effort to acknowledge those residents aged 90 and older. Led by Town President Larry Dominick and Collector Fran Reitz, the program has continued to celebrate the nonagenarians (and centenarians) who call Cicero home. “I think this is one of the highlights of our board meetings now,” Dominick said. “Just to see all of these men and women [Learn More]
Cicero’s annual summer festival starts its final month with National Night Out, superheroes and more. Since the start of June, families have dropped into Cicero Community Park, Municipal Courtyard and schools throughout town to enjoy the wide range of activities planned by the Department of Parks and Recreation and Cicero Town President Larry Dominick. “These are the programs that help the town out the most,” Dominick said. “Kids are having fun, staying out of trouble, [Learn More]
Stepping into its own tradition of calling to a divine power, Cicero held its annual Day of Prayer on July 10. Moving indoors to the Cicero Community Center because of the weather did not stop members of the Cicero Clergy Committee and the Town of Cicero from gathering to seek guidance, wisdom and continued safety for the town and its leaders. “We need to seek the guidance of God throughout the storm and during the [Learn More]
In 2014, Morton District 201 started on an ambitious project: ensure every student attending any of the four schools has a laptop. Now, when the class of 2021 enters the Freshman Center, over 8,000 student laptops will be deployed, reaching every student enrolled at Morton East, Morton West, Morton Alternative School, and the Freshman Center. The 2200 Dell Latitude laptops accompany the 400 Dell Interactive Whiteboards, ensuring more students are able to learn with the [Learn More]
Sandwiched between American Fest and American Independence Day was a day set aside for one of Chicago’s largest cultural populations with the Puerto Rican Day Celebration on June 21. Hosted by Cicero Chaplain Ismael Vargas, this annual event focused on the many contributions Puerto Ricans have made in Cicero and the Chicagoland Area. “We are a very energetic community for Cicero and beyond,” Vargas said. “There is great pride for where we come from as [Learn More]
Dear Cicero residents, Don’t look now but school is about to start. I know a lot of kids are likely unhappy for that bit of news, but we still have a month’s worth of fun in store for them before they hit the books. Every week this month includes a new theme for Summer in the Park, finishing with the End of Summer Celebration from Aug. 27-30. We’ll have an exciting fireworks show on Sunday, [Learn More]
VEHICLE TAG NOTICE DUE TO THE CLOSING OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES for the Observance of the Independence Day Holiday, Cicero Town Hall will be CLOSED ON: FRI. 6/30, MON. 7/3, and TUES. 7/4. ALL SALES ON CICERO VEHICLE STICKERS WILL NOT BE CHARGED A LATE FEE IF PURCHASED FROM THE COLLECTOR’S OFFICE ON: WED. 7/5 or THURS.7/6 DURING REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS OF 8 A.M. – 8 P.M.
On Tuesday, June 27, the Cicero Town Board approved the closure of Cicero’s Administrative Offices of Town Hall on Monday, July 3, and Tuesday, July 4, to observe America’s Independence Day holiday. Offices will reopen at normal business hours (8am to 8pm) on Wednesday, July 5.
The Cicero Youth Commission, in conjunction with Town President Larry Dominick and the Cicero Community Center, presents a Free Family Movie Night! The CYC will show “Moana,” the latest Disney Animated Feature. It stars Auli’i Cravalho as Moana and Dwayne Johnson as Maui. The 2016 film focuses on Moana, a determined woman and daughter of the tribal chief, who embarks on a quest to reunite a mystic relic with the goddess to which it belongs. The [Learn More]