Celebrating Lithuanian Independence

Town President Larry Dominick and the Cicero Department of Special Events invite you to commemorate Lithuanian Independence Day at a special ceremony on Thursday, February 23, at the Cicero Community Center. Starting at 11am, the commemoration will recognize the freedom of the Lithuanian people after suffering under leadership from Czarist Russia and the Soviet Union. As a part of the ceremony, we will also honor two very important men who represent the struggle for freedom in [Learn More]

Cicero Police Spread Holiday Cheer With Annual Shop With A Cop Event

A number of Cicero families will have a merrier Christmas this year thanks to the Cicero Police Department. At the annual “Shop with a Cop” program, held in early December this year, select children were able to tell their Santa cops what they wanted for Christmas this year, giving the police a chance to purchase the items from Cicero’s Target at 2901 S. Cicero. Dozens of officers helped more than 30 families who have been [Learn More]

Christmas in the Park Opens Festive Season in Cicero

Chilly weather arrived just in the nick of time for Cicero’s annual Christmas in the Park Celebration. After an abnormally warm November, Jack Frost turned on the Chicagoland Area just after Thanksgiving to bring the right kind of temperatures to usher in the holiday season at Cicero’s Community Park. The Nov. 27 event kicked off the Christmas season for Cicero with a variety of activities for kids and adults alike. Kids enjoyed the train ride [Learn More]

CYC Presents: Free Family Movie Night

Join us as Town President Larry Dominick and the Cicero Youth Commission present a Free Family Movie Night! Starting at 7pm on Friday, Jan. 20, at the Cicero Community Center, we’ll be showing the hit animation film “The Secret Life of Pets.” Max (Louis C.K.) is a spoiled terrier who enjoys a comfortable life in a New York building until his owner adopts Duke, a giant and unruly canine. During their walk outside, they encounter [Learn More]

Cicero Senior Center Celebrates Cubs World Series Victory

While millions of Chicago Cubs fans flooded Grant Park after the historic World Series Championship earlier in November, Cicero’s senior residents were busy holding their own victory celebration at the Senior Center. Just a week after the Cubs won its first World Series since 1908, residents dined on punch, cupcakes and enjoyed a variety of games while donning new championship t-shirts, hats and other gear to mark the monumental occasion. “It would have been impossible [Learn More]

Religious, Civic Leaders Join In Prayer Breakfast

Cicero Town President Larry Dominick gathered members of the Cicero faith community for the annual prayer breakfast at the Cicero Community Center on Nov. 16. This year’s breakfast featured Pastor Al Hernandez of Ark Ministries to speak about the concerns of the community as well as the needs for religious and civic leaders to work together for the betterment of the town. “Whether you work for the town government or the town’s religious community, it [Learn More]

Veterans Day Ceremony Recalls Sacrifice, Service for Town Residents

Dozens of Cicero residents proudly stood tall on Wednesday, Nov. 10, as Town President Larry Dominick and the Town Board of Trustees recognized and honored their service during the Veterans Day ceremony. Held at the Cicero Community Center, the event highlighted the sacrifices made by the men and women who have served in the armed forces during peacetime and conflict. “America’s history was written by these men and women who risked their lives defending our [Learn More]

Seniors Residents Ring In Holiday Cheer at Annual Dinner/Dance

With Christmas sweaters, dresses and ties proudly displayed, Cicero’s senior residents put on their dancing shoes and celebrated the Christmas season with the Annual Senior Christmas Party. This year’s party was held on Dec. 14, and featured a tasty lunch, live music and raffles. The fun started with a traditional Hawaiian Hula dance, put together by the group of residents who have been dancing the hula together for several years. “You can’t have Christmas in [Learn More]

Is Your License Plate Sticker Expiring?

As the state continues to have no operating budget, the Illinois Secretary of State’s office has suspended the mailing of vehicle registration renewal reminder notices. Because of this, the typical post cards residents receive reminding them to renew their license plate stickers have been replaced by email reminders. These reminders, however, cannot be sent out unless the motorist has signed up for the renewal. Residents can sign up for the renewal by visiting the Secretary [Learn More]