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The Jewish community in Rogers Park gathered to “eradicate hate with love” in remembrance of recent shooting victim Eliyahu Moscowitz, remembering the joy he brought to those he met. More than 200 residents endured the cold Monday evening to celebrate...
By RogersEdge Reporter Staff Chicago police are searching for a teenager accused of shooting a food deliveryman during a robbery attempt late Thursday in the Rogers Park neighborhood. A teenage boy allegedly approached a deliveryman at about 11:45 p.m. Thursday in...
By Oscar Marquez Chicago Police said Monday they are still looking for a man who briefly grabbed a 11 year old girl from behind in Rogers Park. The incident took place last Thursday around 8:40 a.m. on the 1500 block of...
By RogersEdge Reporter Staff Loyola University Chicago and ComEd were working Tuesday morning to restore power following a massive power outage at the school's Lake Shore Campus in Rogers Park. Loyola said the outage was caused by a transformer problem that...
By Sadie Lipe Depressed? Anxious? You're not alone. The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Chicago (NAMI-Chicago), a nationwide organization which provides mental health resources and support to the public, estimates approximately 5 million Illinois adults have poor mental health. 2.1 million more people...
A Loyola student was robbed just west of campus Sunday night by three men who approached him in a car, showed a weapon, and demanded his possessions. Loyola police said the incident took place just before 8 p.m., in the alley south...
World renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma recently paid a visit to Senn High School in Edgewater, where he performed with the school orchestra. When it came time for Senn TV, the school's student-run TV news show, to interview Ma, he flipped...
By RogersEdge Reporter Staff About 350 unionized faculty members at Loyola University Chicago planned a walkout Wednesday amid ongoing contract talks with the university. Loyola said it was not cancelling classes and that all buildings and facilities would remain open. Service Employees...
By J. Jimenez Thinking about renting an apartment in Rogers Park? Expect to pay more than you might have in the past. According to a new survey by HotPads, a division of Zillow, the median rent in Rogers Park is $1,679 per...
By Lindsay Nolden *The original post included crime statistics from Trulia, a real estate web site. It was unclear what time period those statistics covered. We have updated this story with more accurate numbers. .  Violent crimes in big cities increased...

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Taking Chalk Art to New Levels on Howard Street

When most people think of chalk art, they think of child-drawn stick figures. But Chalk Howard Street, this weekend's art festival in Rogers Park,...

Summertime things to do in our neighborhoods

By: Hailey Watson, Geneva Gage and Numair Umrani  Are you looking for things to do this summer? Rogers Park and Edgewater are perfect places to...

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,...