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Rogers Park’s Paulina Street Gets Massive ‘Black Lives Matter’ Mural, New Shared Street Designation

Rogers Park's Paulina Street is the fourth place to get a "shared street" designation this year.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Pride North Organizers Illegally Charged $20 Cover, Fest Goers Say: Pride Is ‘Supposed To Be Inclusive’

Pride North organizers flouted city rules by charging $20 at the door on Sunday and restricting pedestrian access to Glenwood Avenue, Ald. Maria Hadden said. She said its permit will face further scrutiny next year.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Dunkin’ Donuts Could Be Added In Rebuild Of Rogers Park Gas Station Next To Loyola Beach

The Shell gas station at 7138 N. Sheridan Road needs the city’s permission to rebuild its facility.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

City Hosting First Juneteenth Flag-Raising Ceremony At Daley Plaza Monday As Kickoff To Week-Long Celebrations

The Juneteenth flag will be raised at Daley Plaza as part of Chicago's first day of observance for the holiday honoring the liberation of enslaved people.

Downtown

Benedictine Sisters Want To Sell Part Of West Ridge Monastery Campus For Senior Living Development

To help its aging population, the Benedictine Sisters of Chicago wants to sell a portion of its St. Scholastica Monastery to build a senior living center.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park Apartment Building Getting 16 More Units After City Council Approval

The addition would bring 16 relatively affordable units near the Morse Red Line station and help modernize the four-story building.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

West Ridge Vaccine Clinic Open To Everyone 12 And Older Sunday

About 750 Pfizer doses will be available at the Warren Park vaccine pop-up on Sunday.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

A Rogers Park Plaque Marks How US Grabbed Indigenous People’s Land That Became Chicago. Neighbors Are Deciding What To Do With It

The Indian Boundary Lines plaque is one of 40 controversial monuments being reconsidered in a city program.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park Vaccine Event Being Held Friday. Here’s How To Sign Up

A local school will host the vaccine clinic, where 1,000 Moderna doses will be administered.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Mayor’s Plan To Require More Affordable Units In Residential Developments Earns Key City Approval

The Lightfoot administration's plan would require developers building in most parts of the city to include 20 percent affordable units, up from the current 10 percent.

Downtown

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

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

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.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Lightfoot Unveils Plan To Boost Affordable Housing In New Developments, But Some Aldermen Want Stronger Measures

Mayor Lori Lightfoot's plan would require 20 percent affordable units in some new developments, but a competing plan backed by aldermen seeks a minimum affordable requirement of 30 percent.

Downtown

2 Single-Family Homes Could Replace Vacant Rogers Park Home, Damaged Coach House

The plan would divide a double-wide lot in a leafy part of Rogers Park, but some say it would be too dense for the area.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

How Should Rogers Park Spend $1 Million? Vote On Projects Like Sculpture, 100 Trees And Beach Upgrades

Residents of the 49th Ward can vote on six projects to fund and weigh in on how much money should go to street repaving.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park Building Addition Would Add 16 Apartments But Could Hurt Glenwood Avenue Businesses, Some Say

The owner of 1415 W. Morse Ave. wants to build a 16-unit addition, but the structure could crowd out space and sunlight along Glenwood Avenue, neighbors said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

After Its Closure, West Ridge Neighbors Hope To Keep Former YMCA Building As Community Center

The High Ridge YMCA closed after 70 years in January. Neighbors don't want the building replaced with a for-profit business.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

New Buildings In High-Income Neighborhoods Would Need 30 Percent Affordable Units Under Aldermen’s Proposal

The proposed overhaul of the city's affordable requirements ordinance would also stop letting developers pay a fee to get out of building on-site affordable units.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

‘Save The High Ridge YMCA’: Neighbors, Aldermen Rally To Rescue Soon-To-Be-Closed Location

More than 200 community members went to a meeting to discuss the High Ridge Y's fate, but YMCA officials did not attend the event.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
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