12th Annual Area 4 Ride to Remember

12th Annual Area 4 Ride to Remember

The Memorial Ride – Sunday, July 31st The Ride to Remember will leave the former Area 4 Detective Division Headquarters at 3151 West Harrison Street, and will travel south on the Boulevards, then east to the Gold Star Families Memorial and Park where there will be a short program. Registration Information Registration is $30.00 for a rider and an additional $30.00 for a passenger (plus an online convenience fee.)  The cost includes the Ride, a t-shirt, and…

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EVENTS: Cubs Rooftop Fundraiser For CPMF

EVENTS: Cubs Rooftop Fundraiser For CPMF

  It’s Baseball season! Are you ready for a great game and to support a great cause? Purchase your tickets to the Cubs Rooftop Fundraiser that will benefit the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation.    

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CHARITY: Perillo Goldcoast Cocktail Party

CHARITY: Perillo Goldcoast Cocktail Party

  Perillo Gold Coast will host their holiday cocktail party this year with the proceeds to benefit the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation an Operation Santa. Operation Santa is the annual initiative by the Chicago Police to provide assistance to injured officers families. I followed them one year to cover the various drop-offs to the families which was tearful for me, especially since it was the first year my husband, a retired officer, had died from…

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PHOTOS: Chicago's Run to Remember the Fallen!

PHOTOS: Chicago's Run to Remember the Fallen!

As the widow of a retired Chicago Police, my goal is to ensure his legacy and love for serving others lives on through the work that I do. I do photography for the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation and enjoy covering their events. This year was bittersweet because I am moving into the 2nd year of his death, and the wound is still there with much healing, but I know he would want me to move…

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