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Loyola cancels summer programs at Rome Center

  By RogersEdge Reporter Staff Coronavirus fears have prompted Loyola University Chicago to cancel all summer programs at its Rome campus. The university announced Friday that the...

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...

Black History Month Essay Contest for HS Seniors; Scholarships to Two Winners

Chicago City Treasurer Melissa Conyears-Ervins is hosting an essay contest for high school seniors, in conjunction with Black History Month. Two scholarships will be awarded,...

14-year-old West Rogers Park Girl Missing Since Last Week

A West Rogers Park girl has been missing since last week. Police say Aijia Omagbaluwaje, 14, was last seen February 12, in the 2800...

17-year-old Boy Shot in West Rogers Park

A 17-year-old boy was in critical condition Monday evening after being shot in West Rogers Park, according to CBS2 Chicago. Around 5:47 p.m., the boy was...

Postal Service Managers, Pols, to Discuss Local Delivery Concerns

U.S Rep. Jan Schakowsky is sponsoring a community meeting to give residents a chance to address concerns about local mail delivery. United States Postal Service...

Senn Teacher Who Allegedly Told Latina Student to ‘Go Back To Your Own Country’...

Chicago Public School officials said that a Senn High School teacher, accused of telling a Latina student to “go back to your country” during an...

A Gentle Reminder: Shovel. Your. Sidewalks.

RogersEdgeReporter is staffed by Senn and Sullivan high school students, who spend a lot of time walking on sidewalks. We asked them to produce...

Hundreds Protest at Senn after Staffer Allegedly Tells Girl Sitting During Anthem to “Go...

Several hundred students staged a raucous protest at Senn High School Wednesday, after a staff member allegedly told a student who was not standing...

Contract Moves CTA Closer to Extending Red Line South

The Chicago Transit Authority Board has approved a 38.3 million contract to study the proposed extension of the Red Line south to 130th Street. “This...

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Senn Students Making the Best

If you're wondering how students at Senn High School are doing, the very talented team at Senn TV (featuring several RogersEdgeReporter journalists!) offer a...

Lakefront Parks Closed

Frustrated by an alarming lack of compliance with social distancing guidelines in city parks, especially the lakefront, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot ordered the parks...

A Message From Sister Jean

As we're all hunkered down in our homes and apartments, it's nice to hear from Rogers Park's most beloved centenarian, Loyola University's Sr. Jean...

Quarantine Day Whatever: Sennhemian Rhapsody!

Senn High School may be closed, and its students and staff socially distancing. But that didn't stop them from piecing together a "tribute" to...

Loyola Announces First COVID-19 Case

Loyola University confirmed that one of its students has been diagnosed with COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus. An an email to students and staff,...