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Six-story Mixed-Use Building Proposed for Heartland Property

A real estate developer hopes to build a 6-story, 60-unit mixed-use building on the site of the shuttered Heartland Cafe, according to a report...

JEFF-recommended “Iron Kisses” at Theatre Above the Law

JEFF-recommended play "Iron Kisses" is appearing at the Theatre Above the Law in Rogers Park through the end of April. It's the company's first play to...

48th Ward Bringing Job and Resource Fair to Local Youth

On April 13 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. the 48th Ward will be hosting a Youth Job and Resource Fair at Broadway Armory...

Vinyl is Groovy at Rattleback Records

Saturday, April 13, is National Record Store Day, created to promote the once-dying, now-rebounding community of places to buy real vinyl records. Last year...

Scenes From Chicago’s Historic Night

When the dust cleared and political outsider Lori Lightfoot was declared Chicago's new mayor Tuesday night, RogersEdgeReporter journalists Olabisi Efunnuga and Oscar Marquez, both...

Election Day 2019: Chicago History Will Be Made Today

One thing we know for sure, today will mark the election of the first African American woman in Chicago history. Rogers Park and Edgewater will...

Moore, In the Spirit of the Day, Touts 330-unit ‘Howard Yards’ Plan

Ald. Joe Moore might be on the way out after 28 years as 49th Ward alderman. But that didn't stop him from having a...

Senn Students Partner With WTTW On Video Projects

Journalism students at Senn High School in Edgewater recently got the chance to work with professional producers at WTTW in Chicago. The students, part of...

Event Will Feature New Rogers Park Businesses

New neighborhood businesses will be front and center at the Rogers Park Business Alliance's "Sneak Peak" event Thursday, March 28. The fund-raiser will be held...

RogersEdgeEats: R Public House

We at the RogersEdgeReporter love to eat, and we’re happy our office straddles two of the best food neighborhoods in the city. We used...

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Redwood Literacy Offers Specialized Teaching at a Reasonable Cost

Dyslexia and other disabilities can make learning to read hard enough. But the cost of specialized teaching programs can present an even high barrier,...

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...

14-year-old Boy Charged in Argyle Shooting

A 14-year-old has been charged with attempted first-degree murder in connection with an afternoon shooting earlier this week on the Argyle Red Line platform. The...

Senn Grad, Edgewater Resident, to Speak at Loyola Commencement

Senn graduate and Edgewater resident Almudena Rincon will deliver the commencement address for Loyola University Chicago’s School of Communications Thursday. Rincon, who grew up in...