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Meet the Candidates: David Earl Williams III running for 48th Ward Alderman

We're asking local candidates in Rogers Park and Edgewater to introduce themselves to voters. First on the list is David Earl Williams III, who...

Soon-to-Open Rogers Park Target is Hiring

The Target store set to open this Spring at Sheridan and Devon is hiring. Ald. Joe Moore (49th) hosted a job fair Monday. And area...
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Coffee, Pastries, Desserts and Smoothies, with a Mexican touch, at Sebastian’s

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Hail Halts Senntoberfest; May Run Earlier Next Year

Senn High School's annual Octoberfest-style community festival ran into bad weather this year. School officials say they may try to schedule it earlier next...

Sidelined By Van Dyke Verdict, Senn Homecoming Better Late Than Never

Senn High School's annual homecoming pep rally, scheduled for Oct. 5, had to be postponed when word came that a verdict in the murder...
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Rogers Park woman turns every-day scraps into extraordinary hats

Susan Abelson is a local hat-maker who gives new life to old materials. Her recycled hat store, named *SUSAN*HAT* is located in Rogers Park...

June festival season arrives in Chicago

Rogers Park and Edgewater community, are you trying to go to a festival throughout the month of June but you don’t know what festivals...

Police looking for man who briefly grabbed Rogers Park girl on her way to...

By Oscar Marquez Chicago Police said Monday they are still looking for a man who briefly grabbed a 11 year old girl from behind in...

Glenwood Sunday Market starting this week

Rogers Park Business Alliance will be hosting the Glenwood Sunday Market, which starts this weekend. In Glenwood Market you can find your favorite local food...

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WBEZ Report: Moore Attendance 51% for City Council Meetings

Ald. Joe Moore (49th) had a 51% attendance rate between 2015 and the end of last year, according to a report by WBEZ Chicago....

New Vending Machine Options Coming to CTA Red Line

Red Line riders will get a variety of new vending machine options, thanks to a new pilot program announced by the Chicago Transit Authority...

Free Workshop for Pop-Up Business Licenses

If you are a small business thinking you might want to open a pop-up shop, the City of Chicago will hold a workshop on...

It’s All Musicals This Month As Edge Theater Presents Annual Festival

If you're a fan of musicals, Edge Theater is the place to be this month. Nine shows in all will take the stage at the...

Temperature Rises in 49th Aldermanic Race

The gloves are off in 49th Ward, with incumbent Ald. Joe Moore releasing a video accusing challenger Maria Hadden of having "dangerous" ideas, and...