• Ald. Proco Joe Moreno (1) shared his thoughts on the news of last week: As Americans, our nation grieves for the lives we tragically lost this week in Louisiana, Minnesota & Dallas. It’s unacceptable that this keeps happening in the leading nation of the free world.”
  • Ald. Pat Dowell (3) cut the ribbon for the new 72,000 sq ft Ellis Park Arts and Recreation Center. Her Facebook account was also hacked. Ald. Rod Sawyer’s (6) was recently hacked, too. 
  • Ald. Sophia King (4) and Ald. Pat Dowell (3) are co-launching a safe summer initiative Tuesday. 
  • Ald. David Moore (17) says former Illinois congressman Joe Walsh “Should Be ARRESTED For Threatening The President Of The United States!” After the Dallas shooting, Walsh tweeted, then deleted: “This is now war. Watch out Obama. Watch out black lives matter punks. Real America is coming after you.”
  • Ald. Matt O’Shea (19) shared some pics from a White Sox game with his family. 
  • Ald. Jason Ervin’s (28) daughter Jeneva made her first trip to church. 
  • Ald. Ariel Reboyras (30) rode nearly 200 miles on his bike this weekend for the Ride for AIDS (and apparently, sustained an injury).
  • Ald. Milly Santiago (31) has a new website. Stealing our thunder??!
  • Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (35) tweeted about this weekend’s debut sensation: Pokemon Go, and insights from the Local Progress conference. 
  • Ald. Anthony Napolitano (41) shared info for a fundraiser for the officers killed in Dallas at an FOP Hall in the Near West Side, and attended an honorary street dedication ceremony for Joseph P. Cali, a Chicago police officer killed in the line of duty. 
  • Ald. Tom Tunney (44) says this Thursday, units of the Chicago Police Department normally assigned to Wrigley Field, Chicago Fire Department, and Cubs’ security personnel “will be conducting an active shooter training exercise. It is hoped that the success of this exercise will lead to a larger full-scale training exercise later in the year.”
  • Ald. James Cappleman (46) shared a long statement on last week’s news: “As a gay Caucasian man, I have experienced both privilege and oppression. It is crucial at this time that we all look at ourselves and how we relate to our neighbors in this City and know that everyday we can be a part of changing a cultural norm of oppression and hate.”
  • Ald. Ameya Pawar (47) is co-hosting a CPS Budget Forum with WBEZ’s Sarah Karp, CTBA’s Ralph Martire, and Rep. Ann Williams. Rep. Greg Harris, Ald. Pat O’Connor (40) and Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (35) were also invited. 
  • Ald. Joe Moore (49) and his wife will host a garden party and Rogers Park Garden Group membership meeting tomorrow. 
  • Ald. Deb Silverstein (50) is hosting a public safety meeting with Supt. Eddie Johnson tomorrow. 
  • City Treasurer Kurt Summers, Ald. David Moore (17), and State Sen. Jacqueline Collins attended St. Sabina’s day of service with Fr. Michael Pfleger and 800 others. Ald. Moore posted a few selfies
  • City Clerk Susana Mendoza posted her thoughts on last week’s news: “I find myself struggling to articulate my feelings in the latest aftermath of lives lost in our country. No matter what I say, it will be picked apart and politicized. But this has got to stop. I’m speaking as a mom, not a politician.”
  • The Progressive Caucus is holding the first in a series of meetings on police reform July 21 at Malcolm X College.