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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...

National Donut Day

National Donut Day is June 1 this year, and some places are giving out free donuts to celebrate. This holiday was established by The Salvation...

Largest dinosaur discovered arrives to Field Museum

The Field Museum in Chicago received the largest dinosaur ever discovered and they will be debuting him on June 1st. The dinosaur is 122...

Mayor Emanuel announces free pre-K for Chicago kids

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that he plans to provide Chicago kids free full-day pre-K. The announcement is the third in a series of policy changes...

Dim Sum and Then Some 5k

The Chinese Mutual Aid Association (CMAA) will be having their second annual Dim Sum and Then Some, the Uptown 5k on June 2nd at...

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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...

Thought You Missed Your Chance to Register to Vote? You Have Until The Election....

By Michael McDevitt and Elvir Mujkanovic If you had a wake-up moment and realized you forgot to register to vote for the upcoming midterm elections,...

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...

Loyola’s Sr. Jean Earns New Title: Senior Hall of Famer

By Maleah Ahuja Sr. Jean Dolores Schmidt sat with a humble grin as she was inducted into the Illinois Senior Hall of Fame recently. With the...

Rogers Park To Host Cutting Edge ‘Smart Policing’ Crime Center

Rogers Park’s 24th police district will soon host University of Chicago crime analysts, part of an effort to incorporate historical violent crime trend data,...