Community

Nine separate incidents of sexual assaults have been reported in the Lincoln Park and Rogers Park areas. The offender is believed to be the same person in all cases. These incidents are similar to others that happened last year around the same time. The offender is reported to have ridden past women on a silver BMX/mountain bicycle and touched them inappropriately, and is described as a male ages 25-40 years old. Any one with information is urged to contact authorities at (312) 744-8200

Chicago

Homeless individuals were living at the Wilson and Lawrence avenue viaducts under Lake Shore Drive in an area known as “Tent City.” For the past two years, their tents were pushed against the wall to allow a passable walkway for pedestrians on the 14-feet-wide sidewalks. An eviction deadline of 7 a.m. on Sept. 18 displaced those who had called the bridges home.

News

Irma, one of the most powerful hurricanes in recorded history, has affected several members of the Loyola community.

Community

When L.A. Williams originally came to the Windy City more than 30 years ago, he couldn’t have guessed he’d end up with his own barbershop on West Sheridan Road.

Community

Empty retail space beneath the Hampton Inn Chicago North-Loyola Station, located on North Sheridan Road, will soon welcome three new restaurants as construction is set to begin this fall. Loyola’s assistant vice president of Capital …

Community

As the waters from Hurricane Harvey slowly recede, members of the Loyola community have jumped into action to aid those affected. Harvey hit the Texas coast as a Category 4 hurricane on Aug. 25 with …

Community

Several dozen Rogers Park and Edgewater residents gathered in a brightly lit middle school cafeteria on a weeknight, many responding to an email blast by 49th Ward Alderman Joe Moore. Some voiced concerns about the changes they said they see in the neighborhood, from rising rents to an increase in luxury apartments.

Chicago

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a bill into law Monday to protect undocumented immigrants statewide. It offers a new level of security for many of Loyola’s almost 150 undocumented students and their families. Senate Bill …