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  Rogers Park, Chicago - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is bound by the City of Evanston at Howard Street to the north, Ridge Boulevard to the west, Devon Avenue to the south and the shores of Lake Michigan to the east.
Rogers Park was named after a pioneer settler and developer Phillip Rogers.
On April 29, 1878, Rogers Park was incorporated as a village of Illinois governed by six trustees.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rogers_Park,_Chicago   (651 words)

 Rogers Park
The number of residents increased steadily and further growth accompanied the village's annexation to Chicago in 1893.
The 1915 annexation of the area north of Howard Street, east of the “L” tracks, and south of Calvary Cemetery, variously known as Germania and South Evanston, brought Rogers Park and Chicago a new northern boundary.
During the first half of the twentieth century Rogers Park possessed four large, elaborate movie palaces (the Howard, Adelphi, Granada, and Norshore Theaters), which ultimately succumbed to changes in the movie industry as well as different tastes among the viewing public.
www.encyclopedia.chicagohistory.org /pages/1086.html   (734 words)

 Rogers Park real estate information - Chicago, Illinois
Rogers Park is generally regarded as the area of Chicago bounded by Lake Michigan on the east, Howard Street on the north, Kedzie Avenue to the west and Devon Avenue on the south.
First settled by Philip Rogers in 1834 near two Indian trails, the area that eventually became Rogers Park saw immigrants arrive from Ireland, Luxembourg, Britain, and Germany before it was annexed to Chicago in 1893.
Public transportation in Rogers Park is best in its eastern corridor, where four Red Line rapid transit stations and several north-south CTA bus lines provide service for all or most of the day.
www.newviewrealty.com /Rogers-Park-real-estate.html   (969 words)

 Rogers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rogers is the name of several places in the United States of America:
Rogers Locomotive and Machine Works, the second largest steam locomotive manufacturing company in the 19th century.
Rogers may also be in reference to a sports stadium known as the Rogers Centre, formerly known as SkyDome.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rogers   (159 words)

 Case of the Rogers Park JCC Day Care Center (Chicago, IL)
Parks was arrested Monday after the mother of the 4-year-old called the mother of the 3-year-old and both found their children telling similar stories about being abused, Rakoczy said.
The Rogers Park case was assigned to the busy Belmont Area violent crimes unit--which routinely handles 'murders, robberies and rapes-- and not to the special unit that was set up to concentrate solely on cases involving serious child exploitation, the special investigations unit of the youth division.
Parks is accused of abusing the girl over the past two years while she was attending the Rogers Park Jewish Community Center school, 7101 N. Greenview.
www.theawarenesscenter.org /rogersparkjcc.html   (13987 words)

 River North Illinois Real Estate and Homes For Sale
Rogers Park or East Rogers Park is the northernmost neighborhood community of Chicago, Illinois, located about 9 miles north of the Loop, and bordering Evanston and Howard Street to the north, Ridge Boulevard to the west, Lake Michigan to the east, and Devon Avenue to the south.
Rogers Park ranks among one of the most diverse communities in Chicago, and the nation, with a robust mix of ethnic backgrounds, languages, age diversity, and a wide range of family incomes.
On April 29, 1878, Rogers Park was incorporated as a village of Illinois governed by six trustees, and in 1893, the village was officially annexed to the City of Chicago.
www.greatchicagorealestate.com /Comm_Rogers_Park.htm   (663 words)

 Chicago Park District: Rogers Avenue Beach & Park
Rogers Beach Park is one of 18 street-end beaches acquired by the Chicago Park District from the City of Chicago in 1959.
Rogers Avenue and the adjacent beach take their names from Phillip Rogers (1812-1856), the first white settler in the area.
Rogers, an Irish immigrant, arrived from New York in 1836 and soon became a successful truck farmer, amassing over 1,600 acres of land before he died.
www.chicagoparkdistrict.com /index.cfm/fuseaction/parks.detail/object_id/F7FAEBA4-8E94-438E-8DD0-143DAA74795E.cfm   (174 words)

 Chicago Neighborhood Details: Rogers Park   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Rogers Park's borders are from Devon on the south; the town of Evanston on the north, Western on the west and Lake Michigan on the east.
Rogers Park also has many small parks along the lake, which is ideal for its many growing families.
Rogers Park housing ranges from large Victorians and bungalows, to converted condos and multi-unit buildings.
www.chicagohome.com /NHDetails.cfm?NH_ID=44   (346 words)

 About Lee Street - Chicago Apartments for Rent - Evanston Apartment Rentals
The mission of the Society is to gather and preserve the history of Rogers Park and West Ridge as vital parts of the City of Chicago, thus placing local history in its larger context, and to provide interactive education about those communities to the public.
Their goal is to enhance the quality of life for gay and lesbian residents of Rogers Park, to provide a source of reference and access to all community services, to promote positive attitudes and to eliminate discrimination toward people of all sexual orientations.
The Rogers Park Builders Group's mission is to encourage and support responsible residential and commercial property investment, development, and ownership in the Rogers Park community.
www.leestreet.com /neighborhood/rogers-park-links.php   (1634 words)

 Chicago Park District: Rogers Park
Rogers Park was one of many parks created through a ten-year program providing additional recreational space for post-World War II Chicago.
Rogers Park is among a number of parks jointly operated by the park district and the Board of Education.
Rogers Park and the adjacent school honor Phillip Rogers (1812-1856), an Irishman who arrived from New York in 1836.
www.chicagoparkdistrict.com /index.cfm/fuseaction/parks.detail/object_id/1C01B756-2CC5-4F41-AF72-11A7F9C29A3B.cfm   (189 words)

 DevCorp North What's Now: Rogers Park, Chicago: April 2006
Parking will be available across the street to the north in the Loyola parking garage (P-1 on this map).
Rogers Park YES is an initiative of Rep. Osterman.
Rogers Park YES is a good source of quality candidates that were matched to our needs for summer help.
rogerspark.typepad.com /devcorpnorth/2006/04   (3279 words)

 Rogers Bark Pet Salon :: Full Service Grooming for Dogs & Cats in Rogers Park, Chicago
Opened December 2005, Rogers Bark is a full-service grooming salon for dogs and cats in Rogers Park.
Rogers Bark also has a unique and eclectic selection of collars, leashes, toys, chews and treats and is a retailer of Solid Gold food and treats.
She move to Chicago in 1998 and has been a resident of Rogers Park for the last 5 years, and has been a groomer at several Chicago grooming shops.
www.rogersbark.com /about.htm   (291 words)

 Chicago Neighborhood Details: East Rogers Park   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
East Roger's Park is a smaller neighborhood within Roger's Park, with Sheridan Road to the west and Lake Michigan to the east.
The town of Evanston, and Chicago's border is north, Devon Avenue is south.
The most obvious benefit of East Roger's Park is the wide variety of lakefront recreational activities that are close by.
www.chicagohome.com /NHDetails.cfm?NH_ID=13   (304 words)

 Rogers Park, Chicago | A fresh look at neighborhood news and housing
Rogers Park is difficult to define as a certain "type" of community.
The Winter Olympics are fast approaching, so here's a shout-out to East Rogers Park resident and champion speedskater Shani Davis.
In a recent Chicago Tribune feature story, Davis gave an insight to the things that inspire him and Rogers Park, in its own way, is one of them.
yochicago.com /neighborhoods/rogerspark   (824 words)

 Rogers Park Chicago on SuprGlu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Rogers Park is the most culturally and economically diverse neighborhood in Chicago.
Chicago residents of all ages are encouraged to return to their local park to pick up a new skill, hobby or fitness routine.
The Chicago Park District is co-hosting a performance of "The Magic Flute" at Indian Boundary Park (2500 W. Lunt Ave.) presented by the Dept. of Cultural Affairs on Friday, August 11th at 7pm.
rogerspark.suprglu.com   (3070 words)

 Rogers Park Lutheran Church - Lutheran Churches of Chicago - ELCA Archives
Rogers Park Lutheran Church - Lutheran Churches of Chicago - ELCA Archives
Organized in 1902, Rogers Park English Evangelical Lutheran Church was located at Morse Ave.
Davis, Eleanor B., "A History of the Rogers Park English Evangelical Lutheran Church, Chicago, Illinois, written by Elearnor B. Davis as she knew it and remembered it through the years," 1977.
www.elca.org /archives/chicagochurches/rogers_park_ulca.html   (255 words)

 RPBG.org, Chicago, Rogers Park Real Estate Developers
Rogers Park is located on the far north side of Chicago, along Chicago's lake front.
Rogers Park has many unique features, including numerous beaches, transportation network and a range of vintage and modern housing.
The Rogers Park Builders Group produces and mails out a Newsletter describing what has developed and what is going on in the community.
www.rpbg.org /about.html   (469 words)

 Chicago East & West Rogers Park: Real estate listings, restaurants, shopping, maps, and more
The Chicago neighborhood of Rogers Park is the northern doorway to Chicago.
West Rogers Park is bordered by Kedzie, Howard, Ridge and Peterson and is dominated by single-family homes.
Rogers Park is a diverse community and truly is a melting pot, with census reports as recently as 2001 reporting an almost equal blend of white, fl and hispanic residents.
www.chicagoneighborhoods.cc /neighborhoods/rogerspark.html   (241 words)

 DevCorp North What's Now: Rogers Park, Chicago
The Rogers Park Garden Walk is Sunday June 25 - noon til 5 pm - starting at Leone Beach at Touhy and Sheridan....$10 fee for map of the Gardens.
This event is organized by volunteer committee and supported by the Rogers Park Community Council.
The Rogers Park Constituent Service Office located at 1409 W. Morse will be hosting the Secretary of State Mobile Drivers Facility on Monday, June 26th from 9:30am to 2:30pm.
rogerspark.typepad.com /devcorpnorth   (927 words)

 park * World Encyclopedia of Champagne and...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Park Ranger Guide to Seashores Discover Sea Life Along the Coasts Marches, Bays, and Beaches Park Ranger Series.
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 Rogers Park Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Cook County, Illinois
One of the most culturally and economically diverse neighborhoods in the country, Rogers Park is located on Lake Michigan in the northeastern corner of Chicago.
The Rogers Park Library is the busiest branch library in Chicago.
Rogers Park is located just ten miles from the Chicago Loop, providing easy access to all the cultural and economic opportunities of the big city.
www.rogerspark-chicago-realestate.com   (758 words)

 Rogers Park Apartments for rent Rogers Park apartment rentals, Rogers Park furnished apartments to rent.
Rogers Park Apartments for rent Rogers Park apartment rentals, Rogers Park furnished apartments to rent.
About Us Sublet.com is a Rogers Park apartment rental website that advertises Rogers Park apartments, Rogers Park roommates, Rogers Park houses for rent Rogers Park sublets and subleases.
Rogers Park housing rentals, apartments, roommates, houses, tenants and landlords have not been verified or evaluated.
www.sublet.com /area_rentals/Illinois/RogersPark_Rentals.asp   (80 words)

 NEWCITYCHICAGO.COM: Street Smart Chicago   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The Chicago Tribune said we have the bes...
Rogers Park residents got their first tastes tonight of the fully licensed, newly renovated Morseland.
The restaurant was successful in obtaining a liquor license with the support of its neighbors and the community.
events.newcitychicago.com /clubs/browse.asp?TypeID=0219   (268 words)

Starting with the Native Americans who settled on the prairie adjacent to Lake Michigan later to become Rogers Park/West Ridge, each successive generation has added chapters that have distinguished this North Side neighborhood as one of the most culturally and economically diverse in Chicago and the nation.
Rogers Park and Edgewater are home to Latinos, Orthodox Jews, African Americans, Middle Easterners, South Asians, Caribbean Islanders, and descendants of almost every European culture.
Located on the far north side, along Lake Michigan, tree-lined Rogers Park and Edgewater offer everything from Indian, Pakistani, Russian and Orthodox Jewish markets and restaurants along Devon Avenue to art, fine dining and coffee houses on Sheridan Road and Broadway.
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 Rogers Park, Chicago, Chicago Bancorp   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
My affiliation with Rogers Park is as an Associate Member of the Rogers Park Builders Group and as a frequent attendee of the Rogers Park BizArts Networking Group.
I have been a resident and a property owner in Rogers Park for three years.
Chicago Bancorp is the largest privately held mortgage company in Illinois.
www.rogerspark.com /business/chicagobancorp.htm   (107 words)

 Rogers Park & West Rogers Park (Chicago, IL) News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
CHICAGO A manhunt was under way in Rogers Park Wednesday morning after a sexual assault suspect escaped police custody in handcuffs.
Rogers Park & West Rogers Park (Chicago, IL) Forum
Rogers Park & West Rogers Park (Chicago, IL) Forclosures
www.topix.net /city/chicago-il-rogers-park-west-rogers-park   (172 words)

 Chicago Diocese -- Worshipping and Singing Globally, Worship Alive workshop
Mark Bowman is minister of music at the United Church of Rogers Park in Chicago and music leader for contemporary worship at First U.M. Church of Park Ridge, as well as coordinator of the Worship Alive!
He leads workshops on enlivening congregational singing and global song and has led worship and singing in a variety of congregations and events.
The workshop will be at the United Church of Rogers Park, 1545 W. Morse Avenue, on the far north Chicago lakefront.
www.epischicago.org /ViewEvent.cfm?EventID=1420   (240 words)

 Case of Unnamed Rabbi in West Rogers Park (Chicago, IL)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Chicago, IL There have been some serious allegations made regarding a rabbi who resides in (West Rogers Park) Chicago, IL.
The Rape Crisis Hotline is being made aware of the situation and are extremely sensitive to the issues that are involved in this case.
The Chicago Rape Crisis Hotline's phone number is: 1(888) 293-2080.
www.theawarenesscenter.org /WRPRabbi.html   (461 words)

 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
In this section there are some excerpts from the interviews that I made with the experts on the pluralism in Rogers Park and Chicago...
In Chicago there are so many ethnic groups that one more doesn't matter.
In Rogers Park we have Catholics, Jews, Ismailis, Moonies, Krishna's, Baptists, Presbyterians, Muslims, and a host of other religious institutions.
www.rogerspark.8m.com /rogers.htm   (760 words)

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