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Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Nookies’ Edgewater Location Closes Permanently While Lincoln Park, Old Town Spots Reopen

Nookies closed its locations at the beginning of the pandemic, and the Edgewater outpost will not reopen.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

West Ridge’s Armstrong Elementary Has 28 In Quarantine After 2 COVID Cases Found

Two school pods are among those in quarantine after two people in the school tested positive following CPS' spring break.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

After Hundreds Of Complaints, Rogers Park ‘Open Air Drug Market’ Near Howard ‘L’ Stop Busted By Police, Officials Say

Eighteen people were arrested under Operation End of the Line. Now, Ald. Maria Hadden is looking for holistic ways to end drug dealing in the area.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Giro pandémico: Una chef de Uptown lanza restaurante hindú virtual para así mantenerse a salvo y seguir cocinando

Una chef de Uptown apuesta por su lugar en la industria mientras apoya a su comunidad.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Affordable Vet Center For Cats And Dogs Opens In Tree House’s West Ridge Shelter — And The Cat Cafe Is Open Again, Too

Tree House Humane Society opened its veterinary clinic Tuesday, looking to provide affordable pet care to neighbors and local animal groups.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park Teacher Launches Fundraiser To Get Kids On Their 1st Soccer Team — And You Can Help

Some Gale Elementary students in Rogers Park have never had a chance to play on an organized sports team. One of their teachers is partnering with a local soccer league to make it happen.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Woman-Owned Tattoo Shop Moving From Ukrainian Village To Andersonville, Taking Over Former Mary’s Attic Space

Evoke Tattoos plans to open in July on the second floor of the former Hamburger Mary's building. "Bringing them to the neighborhood is a huge win for us," a chamber of commerce leader said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Uptown’s Tank Noodle Must Pay Back $150K Pandemic Grant After Breaking Federal Labor Laws, State Says

Tank Noodle was fined $700,000 by the federal government for skirting wage laws. Now, it must give back a state pandemic business grant.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Weiss Hospital Hosting Vaccine Event For 46th Ward Residents, Alderman Announces

Eligible 46th Ward residents can get the Pfizer vaccine at one of two clinic events at Weiss Hospital this month.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park Artist Opens Andy’s Art, Antiques & Oddities As Ode To Late Mother

Andrew A. Johnston would always go antiquing with his mother. When she died, he decided to change careers and open an antiques shop near his Rogers Park home.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Homebound Chicagoans Have Been Stuck Inside For More Than A Year — And City’s Vaccination Program Still Hasn’t Responded To Thousands Of Them

More than 4,100 people have signed up for the Chicago Department of Public Health's homebound vaccination program; so far, 532 people have gotten vaccinated. Some people could have to wait until the fall to get shots, the city's top doctor said.

Citywide

A Pandemic Pivot: Uptown Chef Launches Virtual Indian Restaurant To Stay Safe And Keep Cooking

One Uptown chef stakes out her place in the industry while doubling down on community.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Howard Street Rebuild Enters New Phase With Bike Lanes, Streetscape, New Lights And More On The Way

Work will include rebuilding Howard Street's sidewalks and streetscape, adding new lighting, safer crosswalks and improved bike lanes and bus stops.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Montrose Beach Natural Area Will Expand To Protect Piping Plover Nesting Grounds, Park District Says

The Park District has approved a measure adding 3 acres of beach space favored by the piping plovers to the Montrose Dune Natural Area.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

10 Public Libraries Expanding Hours To Open Sundays

The 10 libraries — which cover a variety of neighborhoods, including Austin, Edgewater and Mt. Greenwood — will be open 1-5 p.m. Sundays starting April 18.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Planned For Andersonville Community Garden As Neighbors Fight To Save Ailing Species

The West Edgewater Area Residents group will host an info session Thursday on plans to build a butterfly sanctuary at its community garden.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park’s Glenwood Sunday Market Combines With Loyola Farmers Market This Year, Plans June Return

The newly combined farmers market will be hosted in a lot off Pratt Boulevard to allow for more social distancing.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Photo Gallery: Pandemic Pivot

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Photo Gallery: Hospitality On Hold

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Did You Lose A Tree In The Rogers Park Tornado? Here’s How To Get It Replaced

The city is looking for tenants or owners in the path of the tornado who would be willing to care for replacement trees.

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