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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...

Vienna Beef Opens hot dogs museum for 125th anniversary

Photo credit to Deli Market News Vienna Beef restaurant, home of the original Chicago style hot dogs, is commemorating their 125th anniversary. As part of...

Construction ahead for Rogers Park beaches

This upcoming summer the Chicago Park District will renovate Juneway, Howard, and Rogers Park beaches due to damage from winter storms and high water...

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Senn’s Cullinane Honored by Walgreens as Outstanding Teacher

Senn High School journalism teacher Michael Cullinane is one of four teachers being honored by Walgreens for "going above and beyond their ordinary duties...

Two Rogers Parkers Named 2020 Cubs Scholars

Two high school students from Rogers Park, including one from Nicholas Senn High School, have been named Cubs Scholars for 2020. Alyssa Marshall, a student...

Crowds Emerge On Lakefront for Midday Flyover

The crowds weren't anything like peak summer Chicago Air and Water Show size. But more than a few neighborhood residents wandered out of their...

Blue Angels Flyover On Lakefront Tomorrow

The US Navy's popular Blue Angels flying team will roar through the skies of Chicago Tuesday, May 12, to honor the work of first...

Tough Times Ahead, Loyola Looks to Get Leaner, At Least For Now, Post-Covid19

Loyola University Chicago President Jo Ann Rooney announced salary cuts for herself and top university officials, and predicted the school may have to cut...