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Armory Center Aims to Give Teens Their Own Space

Edgewater teens will take over the Broadway Armory Friday night, officially opening a new teen center that has been two years in the making. A...

Howard Street Brewing to Open in May

Howard Street Brewing Company will open in May, just east of the El stop in the old Howard Theatre Building. Owner Chuck Patella said...

ArtSeed Program Aims to Help People Tell Their Stories

ArtSeed, a San Francisco based non-profit arts educational program, will be hosting an information session today, at 1754 West Albion 4:30 p.m. to 6:30...

Senn High School holds clothing drive for refugees

Incoming freshman to Senn High School organized a clothing donation stand and candy bar sale to raise money for refugees. The event was planned...

Find fresh produce at Rogers Park farmers market

With Chicago's cold weather finally over, farmer's markets are making coming back to Rogers Park. Here are a few farmer's markets you can visit to buy...

TBaar bubble tea comes to Rogers Park

TBaar, a bubble tea and fruit smoothie store opened in Rogers Park on June 3, at 1223 W. Devon Ave. The first TBaar opened up in Brooklyn,...

Staying safe during festival season

With festival season coming up it's important that Chicagoans take precautions to stay safe during the summer fun.  Music festivals attract tourists to Chicago, and...

Aloha Poke opens on Sheridan Road

Aloha Poke restaurant opened on Sheridan, right next to Potbelly restaurant. “Aloha” means “goodbye” in Hawaiian. Aloha Poke used to be a tiny food stall...

6th Annual Pivot Arts Festival

Photo credit to Pivot Arts official website. The 6th annual Pivot Art Festival is going to take place June 1st through June 10th. This festival...
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Business Profile: Raising Cane’s

Raising Cane's has been deemed the local expert on chicken by many in Rogers Park, and we wanted to find out what made the...

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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...