Home Authors Posts by rogersedgereporter

rogersedgereporter

132 POSTS 6 COMMENTS

Empirical Brew Pub May Close

Eater Chicago reports that the Empirical Brew Pub, on Morse in Rogers Park, may close next month if a buyer is not found. The company...

Evanston Shooting Leads to Rogers Park Crash

Three men in their late teens or early 20s were shot in Evanston Thursday afternoon, near the intersection of Howard and Custer. According to...

Police Looking For Three Suspects in Rogers Park Gunfight That Killed NU Grad Student

Chicago police say they are looking for three people they believe were involved in a weekend gunfight near the corner of Clark and Howard...

Police Say West Rogers Park Father Kills Twins, Then Self

  A very sad story is developing in West Rogers Park, where Chicago police say a man fatally shot his son and daughter, both 10,...

Two Rogers Park Shootings: Same Time, Less Than a Mile apart

By Fauzia Jafar and Esmeralda Silva Two men were shot early Friday, both at 3:30 a.m., less than a mile from each other in Rogers...

Rogers Park man shot, wounded

A Rogers Park man was critically wounded in a shooting Tuesday night, according to  Chicago Police. Police said the 21-year-old was shot in the abdomen...
video

Waterfront Cafe: a lakefront combination of views, food and music

Video by Esme Silva and Kendall Holton

“Make your day sweeter at Lickity Split!”

By Kimberly Pope and Kendall Holton   Lickity Split is a local frozen custard and sweet shop with two locations in Chicago, one in Western Ave....

S&C Electric and employees raise nearly $500,000 for charities

By Ana Gore New hiring and a record sales year for S&C Electric spelled good news for local charities, who collected nearly a half million...

Recent

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...