Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Chicago Comedy Film Festival Call for Entries Announced!

Chicago Comedy Film Festival announces its call for entry. The festival will open for submissions December 1st, 2015. The festival is going into its 6th year and will take place at The New 400 Theater November 4th & 5th 2016. Ten percent of submission fees given on opening day will go to The Chicago Foodbank for #GivingTuesday.

This year's categories have expanded to features, shorts, short shorts, microshorts, webisodes, music videos, and pilots.

Filmmakers can submit via Film Freeway or Withoutabox. Deadlines are February 1st, April 1st, June 6th, and July 1st. Films are selected by August 15th. Most categories must have Chicago premiere status. Entry fees range from $7-$105.

This year the festival hopes to see films centered around political and environmental issues due to the timing of the 2016 presidential election. Last year's themed shorts programs were a hit with audiences and the festival hopes to include a political theme in 2016.

For submission info please visit

Final Chamber After Dark of 2015 - In Recognition Of

Saturday, November 28th, 2015​

Hard Water Bar & Grill
7545 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL. 60626

6:30 pm Welcoming

7 pm Meet and Greet (appetizers)

7:30 pm Recognition Presentation

8:15 pm  Congratulations

Join us for the Final Chamber After Dark networking event of the year, as we recognize volunteers and interns that helped define the Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce.

We call it our Pre-Holiday Party! Door Prizes. Appetizers will be provided by Hard Water Bar & Grill.

Meet, Greet, Network and Eat this Saturday at Hard Water Bar & Grill! No Cover for entry.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce member Cathleen Walker of Berkshire Hathaway

New Reduced Price. Owner is retiring and will look at all written offers. Hot Rogers Park, Chicago, Illinois Brick building SOLD AS IS building needs some work which is why price is low. As of Jan. 1 rents will increase in all 6 apartments 2 1 bed garden increase to $750 each 4 2 beds increase to $800 each with 1 vacant store front for lots of opportunity to put in a thriving business or expand on the residential portion.

Attached 3 garage parking spaces The garage spaces will increase as well as of Jan. 1 to $300 for 1 of them and $200 each of the other two. 1 deck tenants pay separate utilities beautiful kitchens some with new windows new wood floors new carpet new stoves. Great area for investment. $300 additional income monthly $100 per garage space. Great developer opportunity in an up and coming Rogers Park by the Lake, Beaches, Red line and Metra trains, bus and highway 94 Touhy Avenue and Sheridan Road and Lake Shore Drive.

Cathleen Walker | Berkshire Hathaway
(847) 219-9366

Sullivan High School Jr ROTC honors Rogers Park veterans at Leone Park

One of the responsibilities of the Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce is to support positive groups and events within our community. This morning, Wednesday, 11/11/2015 at 11:11am, President Bill Morton will participate in the Jr ROTC Veterans Day presentation.

All are welcome to honor our Veterans!

Friday, September 25, 2015

Chamber After Dark - September 2015

Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map with Google

Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map is a program designed to empower communities to support their local businesses and encourage them to get on the map. Local businesses keep our communities strong; when we help them succeed on the web, they make our communities even stronger. The How to Win @ Local workshop is a Google presentation hosted by Chicago Style SEO. Visit to learn more about the program, then RSVP for a Free session at
Businesses with complete listings online are twice as likely to be considered reputable. Find out how your listing appears when customers search for your business on Google Search and Maps. Visit and type in your business name to get recommendations on how to improve your presence online. Then rsvp for this free Local SEO workshop Let's Put Our Cities #OnTheMap

Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce Halloween Gala 2015

Super Moon with us at Leone Beach!

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Neighborhood Block Party - 1500 block of Estes

Neighborhood Block Party today at the 1500 block of Estes Avenue from 1pm - 7pm!

Neighbors - Food - Music - Raffles - Games

Please contribute something fun to share!