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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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One Fan’s Lollapalooza Highlights

(Editor's note: RogersEdgeReporter journalist and music fan Naima Woods attended all four days of Lollapalooza this year. We asked her for her highlights.) Childish Gambino: I...

Arrest Made in Killing of Northwestern Grad Student

An arrest has been made in the murder late last year of a Northwestern graduate student, who was shot and killed near the intersection...

Coffee Shop Vibe is Kosher at Bond

Bond Coffee Collective, a newly opened cafe in West Rogers Park, aims to bring the neighborhood's  Jewish community together by having a menu filled...

Lolla Lost and Found List is Varied

About 400,000 people turned out for Lollapalooza. So things were bound to get lost. Whether searching for one left airpod, 35 bags or backpacks, 71...

Rogers Park Teacher Lauds ‘the Meditative Aspect’ of Martial Arts

Jason Bender was an undersized child when he saw martial arts legend Bruce Lee in the movies. He was "fascinated by the idea that...