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Is Loyola Becoming a “Sports School?”

By Ben Bissell  The energy in the air is thick with emotion. The AlamoDome in San Antonio has been a madhouse for over three hours, with...

People on the street: How do you feel about the new Target?

By Ben Bissell Get ready, Rogers Park. This year, you'll notice more traffic, more jobs and more red bullseyes in the area. Last September, construction began on...

‘Tomb Raider’ Reboot Underwhelms on Opening Weekend

by Ben Bissell Running through the jungle, jumping large crevasses, climbing enormous obstacles, and shooting her way out of danger - these are just a...

Film Set in Rogers Park Premieres Tonight

By Ben Bissell Have you already seen "Black Panther?" Tonight, check out a smaller budget film set entirely in Rogers Park. The film debuts tonight in the...

Black Panther Triumphs at the Box Office

Opening weekend sales for the Black Panther met the much anticipated hype, setting a box office record at $192 million. The film stars Chadwick Boseman as...

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Heartland Cafe Building, A Rogers Park Icon, For Sale

The building housing the Heartland Cafe, one of Rogers Park's most prominent eateries - not to mention gathering place for meetings and cultural events...

Police Looking For Three Suspects in Rogers Park Gunfight That Killed NU Grad Student

Chicago police say they are looking for three people they believe were involved in a weekend gunfight near the corner of Clark and Howard...

Police Say West Rogers Park Father Kills Twins, Then Self

  A very sad story is developing in West Rogers Park, where Chicago police say a man fatally shot his son and daughter, both 10,...

Sullivan Boosters Creating Refugee Welcome Space, Casual Study Lounge

When a group of Sullivan High School supporters asked what they could do to help the school, principal Chad Adams realized he could fill...