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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...

RogersEdgeEats: Taste of Peru

We at the RogersEdgeReporter love to eat, and we’re happy our office straddles two neighborhoods that have so many great places to do it....

SP Kabob – A New Twist on an Old Favorite

We at the RogersEdgeReporter love to eat, and we're happy our office straddles two neighborhoods that have so many great places to...

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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...