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Say It Ain’t So: Demo Permit for Heartland Cafe

Thanks to Chicago Cityscape on twitter (@Chibuildings), we hear that a demolition permit has been issued for the building that houses the Heartland Cafe,...

Hadden and Moore Debate Before Packed Hall at Sullivan

More than 700 Rogers Park residents turned out Tuesday night for a debate between incumbent 49th Ward Ald. Joe Moore and challenger Maria Hadden. There...

Historic Reward – $150,000 – Now Offered in Rogers Park Killings

Police are hoping a significant increase in the cash reward will help crack the investigation into two Rogers Park murders that rocked the neighborhood...

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...

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Warnings Issued after Rogers Park Shooting, Armed Robberies, Car Break-ins

Police in Rogers Park have issued warnings on two recent crime incidents, including a spate of armed robberies - one that also involved a...

49th Ward Night is Feb. 1 for Rambler Hoop Fans

Rogers Park residents can get discounted tickets for Loyola's Feb. 1 game against the Bradley Braves. Tipoff for the nationally televised game at the Gentile...

Construction at Former Heartland Site Could Begin Next Month

The new development on the former site of the Heartland Cafe will not require a zoning change, and construction is expected to begin either...

It’s Official: Two Rogers Park Beaches Gone

City officials have determined that the beaches at Rogers and Howard Beach parks are no longer salvageable following last weekend’s major lakefront storm. The...

A Holiday Message For RogersEdgers: Shop Local!

One of the things we love about Rogers Park and Edgewater (and the neighborhoods nearby) is the almost endless supply of great local stores....