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Human Rights and Why They Matter: An Interview With Loyola’s Amnesty International Co-President

Photo from Amnesty International website By Katherine Weir Some think Amnesty International only focuses on human rights abuses in other countries. But they work to protect citizens...

LEGO @ The Library: A Community Event For Your Young Ones

By: Ellen Svehla, Lily Hummel, and Katherine Weir LEGO @ The Library is one of the most popular events offered at The Rogers Park branch...

What to do When Someone Illegally Parks in a Handicapped-Only Parking Spot

In July of 2017, the Pew Research center published  an article about Americans with disabilities. The common type of disability involves difficulty with walking or...

Less Traditional Workouts: Getting Out Of A Winter Rut

By: Katherine Weir Physical activity has many proven benefits : improving mood boosting energy maintaining a healthy weight It can be hard to get motivated in winter weather. A...

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Redwood Literacy Offers Specialized Teaching at a Reasonable Cost

Dyslexia and other disabilities can make learning to read hard enough. But the cost of specialized teaching programs can present an even high barrier,...

Robert J. Herguth, Veteran Chicago Newsman and Edgewater Native, Dead at 93

Robert J. Herguth, a veteran Chicago Sun-Times and Daily News reporter known for his gentle humor, masterful writing style and a personality that put...

Welcome Ald. Maria Hadden (49th)

We're on a brief break here at RogersEdgeReporter, as we prepare for our summer program. But we thought we'd take a moment to recognize...

14-year-old Boy Charged in Argyle Shooting

A 14-year-old has been charged with attempted first-degree murder in connection with an afternoon shooting earlier this week on the Argyle Red Line platform. The...

Senn Grad, Edgewater Resident, to Speak at Loyola Commencement

Senn graduate and Edgewater resident Almudena Rincon will deliver the commencement address for Loyola University Chicago’s School of Communications Thursday. Rincon, who grew up in...