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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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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...