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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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Local Artist, Sara Zainab Akhtar, Shares Insight On Her Art During COVID-19 

By: Ehmed Nauman, Loyola Junior Rogers Park is known to be home to bustling art culture. In jazz clubs or street festivals, local artists make...

Sullivan High School Students Reflect on Reopening

By: Sullivan High School Students CPS schools are open for in-person learning after nearly 18-months of quarantine. Sullivan students shared their feelings about going back...

Importance of Diversity: One Latina’s Journey Towards Representation

By: Dafne Valdez (Loyola Junior) The lack of representation of BIPOC in United States academia has gone under closer scrutiny over the past several years....

Loyola’s Next Generation of Business Leaders: An Interview with Inigo Communications Agency 

By: Donna Kang (Loyola Junior) Internships are a gateway to getting a job, but internships aren’t easy to obtain without prior work experience. While classes...

Balancing Fame and Going to School: An Interview with a Tik Tok Star

By: Priya Patel, Loyola Senior Hours and hours of screen time is spent by millions of users swiping and liking these 15-second videos. Now imagine...