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By: Christian Carreto (Sullivan Sophomore)  Community members gathered at Sullivan High School in Rogers Park on Wednesday Nov 9 for a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the grand opening of the newly constructed gymnasium dedicated to congresswoman Jan Schakowsky.  Schakowsky, 78, is...
By: Oluwanifemi Onifade, Sullivan Sophomore My Mother My mother is a prayer warrior A fighter of trials  A lover of peace    She is a strong willed, kind, ever caring, ever loving person who never forsakes her loved ones.  She is a disciplinarian and will set you...
By: Adeboboye Adekoya (Sullivan Sophomore) Meta- The still climate has brought about changes. I can’t see the roots, But I’ve been told by the trees Atlas, the Earth is laid down At ease, she stood with her shoulders high Made way through the rubble of scorns Her...
The Sullivan High School girl's bathroom was locked during passing period and class time for a number of weeks in November and April. This raised issues for many students that had to use the bathrooms for emergencies and brought...
By: The Sullivan RogersEdge Reporter Team Following spring break, students and Rogers Park residents are finding themselves outside again as the weather warms up and smiles return to the community members’ faces. With the weather hitting up to 60 degrees, residents have...
By: Christian Carreto (Sullivan Freshman) Chad Thomas, who has served as principal for Sullivan High School for nine years, is stepping down as school principal to become a Director of Principal Engagement in Chicago Public Schools. “It’s with a heavy heart...
By: Favour Mamudu, Sullivan Senior, and Olamide Olaleye, Sullivan Senior Students at Sullivan High School decided to share some of their experiences about their favorite places in Chicago outside of school that they love spending their free time. Sullivan High school...
By: Hajir Hasan, Feyisara Olaleye, Oluwanifemi Onifade Hajir Hasan, 2nd year Sullivan RogersEdge Reporter member, and Feyisara Olaleye and Oluwanifemi Onifade, 1st year Sullivan RogersEdge Reporter members share about their experiences in Sullivan's Career and Technical Education (CTE) Medical Program...
By: Sullivan RogersEdge Reporter Members On Feb. 16 – two weeks into Black History Month– RogersEdge Reporter students at Sullivan High School in Rogers Park Chicago were talking about what Black History Month means to them. Black History Month, which has...
By: Hajir Hasan, Sullivan Sophomore, and Oluwanifemi Onifade, Sullivan Sophomore On Jan. 19, Sullivan decided to distribute masks during 2nd period. They decided to give out KN95 masks to students and teachers in order to better protect them from the...

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What is next for Rogers Park? Alderperson Hadden seeks re-election

By: Kyle Boone, Loyola Junior “You guys can't see specifically, but I have a lot more white hairs than when I started” Those words came from...

Sink or swim for local small businesses residing in Rogers Park, Edgewater

By: Nick Martin, Tegan Dry, and Kesha Bhatia (Loyola) The COVID-19 pandemic has heavily affected small businesses in Rogers Park, forcing many to shut down...

New Housing Development to be Built Across from Howard Red Line 

By: Mari Bischoff (Loyola senior), Madilyn McCullough (Loyola sophomore), Vanessa Taylor (Loyola sophomore)  Plans for a new housing development to be built across from the...

Rogers Park Responds to Homelessness

By: Ashley Foster, Maeve Reynolds, and Egi Canie (Loyola) There are more than 65,000 homeless people in Chicago. That’s around the same population as the whole...

Alderman Osterman Steps Down: What is Next for the 48th Ward?

By: Kyle Boone, Emilee Levanas, Heather Higgins (Loyola)  After 11 years, Harry Osterman is stepping down as Alderman of the 48th Ward.  Before he became Alderman...