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Posted on: May 24, 2023

Village closed for Memorial Day

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Posted on: May 22, 2023

Thirty-two new trees planted in Summit

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Residents and volunteers gathered Saturday morning, May 21st, to help plant 32 new trees throughout the Village. The event was hosted and organized by the non-profit Openlands and was the third partnership with the Village..

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Posted on: May 18, 2023

Police Chief Ortiz Hosts Monthly Neighborhood Watch Meeting

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Police Chief Mel Ortiz hosted his monthly Neighborhood Watch Meeting, Thursday May 18th at 6:30 p.m. The Police Department's new four-legged officer K9 Bryan was introduced to the community. 

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Posted on: May 19, 2023

Summit Police Department helps raise $2,300 for Special Olympics

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The Summit Police Department helped raise $2,300 for Special Olympics on Friday morning, May 19th. The event was part of the annual Cops on a Rooftop event held at various Dunkin' Donuts locations across the state.

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Posted on: May 13, 2023

Village of Summit volunteers for Chicago River Day

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Summit residents and volunteers gathered Saturday morning, May 13th, to partake in Chicago River Day —  organized by the non-profit Friends of the Chicago River. 

The group congregated near the old boat ramp on the Northwest Sid...

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Posted on: May 1, 2023

Village Welcomes Three New Trustees

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The Village of Summit welcomed three new trustees with the swearing in of Lorena Manriquez, Sonia Ponce, and Aurora Rodriguez on May 1st. 

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Posted on: April 29, 2023

Mamie Till-Mobley memorial statue unveiled outside of Argo Community High School

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A new memorial statue honoring Mamie Till-Mobley, the mother of Emmett Till whose social justice activism helped begin the civil rights movement in the 1950s, was unveiled outside of Argo Community High School on April 29th. Till-Mobley, an Argo graduate ...

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