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Stay Cool, Rogers Park and Edgewater

By Geneva Gage and Lucas Naber The National Weather Service has issued an “excessive heat warning” from noon today to Saturday at 7 p.m.  High temperature...

West Rogers Park Woman Shot, Wounded in Alley

By Elena Wilson and Ana Gore A 47-year-old woman was shot and wounded Wednesday night in West Rogers Park. She was taken to St. Francis...

Florida Man Nabs Humboldt Gator

By Ana Gore, Elena Wilson and Geneva Gage The alligator discovered in the Humboldt Park lagoon was caught this morning at about 1:30 a.m. Frank Robb,...

Osterman Spreading the Word On Rights Ahead Of Expected Weekend ICE Raids

By Elena Wilson and Naima Woods In response to federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids expected this weekend, Alderman Harry Osterman said he is...

Elderly Man Missing From Edgewater

A 66-year-old man has been reported missing from Edgewater, police said. Russell “Biddy” Landry was last seen July 8 in the 6100 block of North...

Argyle Night Market Kicks Off Tonight

The Argyle Night Market kicks off its seventh season tonight.  Every Thursday, from July 11 through August 29, Uptown Business Partners will be hosting the...

Woman Sexually Assaulted Near Morse Red Line Station

Chicago police are looking for a man they say followed a woman home from the Morse Red Line stop early Tuesday morning, and sexually...

One Dead in Sheridan Road Car Crash

An unidentified man was killed in a crash early Monday morning on North Sheridan Road, near the Loyola campus turn, leaving morning traffic snarled. The...

Robert J. Herguth, Veteran Chicago Newsman and Edgewater Native, Dead at 93

Robert J. Herguth, a veteran Chicago Sun-Times and Daily News reporter known for his gentle humor, masterful writing style and a personality that put...

Welcome Ald. Maria Hadden (49th)

We're on a brief break here at RogersEdgeReporter, as we prepare for our summer program. But we thought we'd take a moment to recognize...

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One Fan’s Lollapalooza Highlights

(Editor's note: RogersEdgeReporter journalist and music fan Naima Woods attended all four days of Lollapalooza this year. We asked her for her highlights.) Childish Gambino: I...

Arrest Made in Killing of Northwestern Grad Student

An arrest has been made in the murder late last year of a Northwestern graduate student, who was shot and killed near the intersection...

Coffee Shop Vibe is Kosher at Bond

Bond Coffee Collective, a newly opened cafe in West Rogers Park, aims to bring the neighborhood's  Jewish community together by having a menu filled...

Lolla Lost and Found List is Varied

About 400,000 people turned out for Lollapalooza. So things were bound to get lost. Whether searching for one left airpod, 35 bags or backpacks, 71...

Rogers Park Teacher Lauds ‘the Meditative Aspect’ of Martial Arts

Jason Bender was an undersized child when he saw martial arts legend Bruce Lee in the movies. He was "fascinated by the idea that...