It’s June 26, the 177th day of 2018.

Last night: City Council approved an amendemt to the City’s budget policy, increasing the City’s debt limit to $150,000,000.


Veterans’ Voice Coffee Collective
meets at A Just Harvest, 7649 N. Paulina St. in Chicago. 1-3 p.m. Veterans and their families can connect with agencies that provide military and veteran specific resources and information. Verification of military service will be required. Light refreshments will be served. 

Starlight Concert at Bent Park:  Tangleweed – Acoustic power trio playing original and traditional bluegrass, Americana, folk, Celtic and many other styles. Food trucks on site at 6 p.m. Music begins at 7 p.m. Rain site, Levy Center, 300 Dodge Ave. 6-8:30 p.m.

Side/Lot Film Screenings: Evanston Art Center. Sponsored by Evanston Made. 7-8 p.m.

On this date in 1967:

  • The world’s first live global satellite TV program is aired.
  • The BBC program “Our World” featured artists from 19 countries.
  • The Beatles premiered their song “All You Need Is Love” on the show. Some 400 million viewers tuned in.