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Is graffiti art or vandalism? No one – even the artists themselves – can...

By Jordan Kunkel Walk down any street in Rogers Park or Edgewater, and chances are you'll pass by street art. Or maybe it's graffiti? It...

Opinion: Why Students Should Support Striking Teachers

By Jordan Kunkel As we reported, non-tenure-track and part-time faculty in Loyola University Chicago's College of Arts and Sciences and the English Language Learning Program...

Film Festival Comes to Rogers Park

By Jordan Kunkel The In/Motion International Dance Film Festival arrives in Rogers Park this week. Loyola University Chicago will screen ten public dance film events...

CTA Gets Safety Upgrade

By Jordan Kunkel You may not have noticed that your Uber and Lyfts started costing 15 cents more in January. That tax, part of Mayor Rahm...

New Athletic Center Sparks Debate at Loyola

By Jordan Kunkel Loyola has announced plans to construct a new athletic practice center in late 2017, sparking controversy among students and Rogers Park residents. Plans...

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What is next for Rogers Park? Alderperson Hadden seeks re-election

By: Kyle Boone, Loyola Junior “You guys can't see specifically, but I have a lot more white hairs than when I started” Those words came from...

Sink or swim for local small businesses residing in Rogers Park, Edgewater

By: Nick Martin, Tegan Dry, and Kesha Bhatia (Loyola) The COVID-19 pandemic has heavily affected small businesses in Rogers Park, forcing many to shut down...

New Housing Development to be Built Across from Howard Red Line 

By: Mari Bischoff (Loyola senior), Madilyn McCullough (Loyola sophomore), Vanessa Taylor (Loyola sophomore)  Plans for a new housing development to be built across from the...

Rogers Park Responds to Homelessness

By: Ashley Foster, Maeve Reynolds, and Egi Canie (Loyola) There are more than 65,000 homeless people in Chicago. That’s around the same population as the whole...

Alderman Osterman Steps Down: What is Next for the 48th Ward?

By: Kyle Boone, Emilee Levanas, Heather Higgins (Loyola)  After 11 years, Harry Osterman is stepping down as Alderman of the 48th Ward.  Before he became Alderman...