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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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Black History Month Essay Contest for HS Seniors; Scholarships to Two Winners

Chicago City Treasurer Melissa Conyears-Ervins is hosting an essay contest for high school seniors, in conjunction with Black History Month. Two scholarships will be awarded,...

14-year-old West Rogers Park Girl Missing Since Last Week

A West Rogers Park girl has been missing since last week. Police say Aijia Omagbaluwaje, 14, was last seen February 12, in the 2800...

17-year-old Boy Shot in West Rogers Park

A 17-year-old boy was in critical condition Monday evening after being shot in West Rogers Park, according to CBS2 Chicago. Around 5:47 p.m., the boy was...

Postal Service Managers, Pols, to Discuss Local Delivery Concerns

U.S Rep. Jan Schakowsky is sponsoring a community meeting to give residents a chance to address concerns about local mail delivery. United States Postal Service...

Senn Teacher Who Allegedly Told Latina Student to ‘Go Back To Your Own Country’...

Chicago Public School officials said that a Senn High School teacher, accused of telling a Latina student to “go back to your country” during an...