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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...

Lolla 2019: Lineup Laments, but Excitement in the Air

I’m a 17-year-old music fan, and this will be my first year attending Lollapalooza all four days. My editor asked me to share my...

Girlfriend Remembers Quintin Brown as “full of life”

Quintin Brown was killed in a targeted, gang-related shooting in Rogers Park last month. But the 17-year-old “lived it to the fullest”  in the...

Senntoberfest Offers Brats, Beer, Games, and Music

Senn High School will host the school’s second annual Senntoberfest Saturday, from noon to 4 p.m. All are welcome. The student-run event will take place...

A new sex-positive program opens in Rogers Park

It isn’t always easy for women, transgender and gender-nonconforming people to talk comfortably about sex, sexual health and body positivity. But a Rogers Park...

Shedd Aquarium brings ‘Underwater Beauty’ to Edgewater.

The Shedd Aquarium recently debuted a new mural in Edgewater. It explores “the diverse and vibrant beauty of marine life” as the Shedd showcases...

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Rogers Parkers Join Hands to Brighten Former Heartland Site

More than 70 Rogers Park residents helped paint the fence in front of the Heartland Cafe. The event, organized by resident Rachel Levy, commissioned an artist...

“Joker” Serves Up the Cautionary Origin Story of a Madman

In a culture where comic book heroes dominate the movie industry, “Joker” takes a necessary and discomforting left turn from the common comic...

Senn Students React to CPS Strike

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Former Senn Teacher Indicted on Assault and Abuse Charges

A former Senn High School teacher arrested last month has been indicted on charges of sexual assault and sexual abuse, stemming from an alleged...

Hadden Wishes Constituents Happy Indigenous Peoples Day

While some in the city celebrated the traditional Columbus Day Monday, 49th Ward Alderwoman Maria Hadden made a point to wish constituents a Happy...