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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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A Chicago Kid Returns to Bosnia, the Home His Parents Fled in 1997

Senn High School senior Elvir Mujkanovic travelled to Bosnia this summer with his family. His parents fled the war there more than 20 years...

Another Lakefront Advisory; More Big Waves

The National Weather Service put out a Lakeshore Flood Warning to Cook County from Tuesday, February 25 until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, February 26.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3co-gFKk2uI Officials...

Bloomberg Edgewater Office Vandalized

Police are investigating the late-night vandalism at the Edgewater office for Mike Bloomberg’s Presidential campaign. The incident was reported early Monday morning at the office,...

Raven Artistic Director Looks for ‘Current’ Plays, Both Old and New,

When choosing plays for the next season, Raven Theatre Artistic Director Estle thinks about a lot of things, including his Edgewater and Rogers Park...

Red Line Station Closings This Weekend

Due to the upcoming CTA Red Purple line modernization project, the Granville, Thorndale and Bryn Mawr stations will be closed this weekend. There will be...