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Burglars take purse, computer from Ashland apartment

EvanstonNow - 3 hours 41 min ago

A purse and a tablet computer were among items missing in a burglary this week at an apartment in the 1700 block of Ashland Avenue. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Sebring, Lewis get 'Spirit of Evanston' award

EvanstonNow - 6 hours 18 min ago

Evanston philanthropists Penny Bender Sebring and Chuck Lewis received the Corrine Passage Spirit of Evanston Award at Wednesday night's Evanston MashUp on the Northwestern University campus.

Library board nears vote on 8.7% spending hike

EvanstonNow - 11 hours 7 sec ago

Members of Evanston's Library Board appeared inclined Wednesday evening to not make any significant cuts in their proposed budget for next year, which calls for an 8.7 percent increase in spending.

Franny Choi to Headline Wild Women of Poetry Slam

Google News - Evanston - 15 hours 11 min ago
Slated to compete this year are AJ Addae of Evanston, Illinois; Taryn Markle of Shelbyville, Kentucky; Morgan Moore of Louisville, Kentucky; Tanyqua ...

XBiotech Inc. (XBIT)'s Financial Results Comparing With Aptinyx Inc. (NASDAQ:APTX)

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 18:37
Both XBiotech Inc. (NASDAQ:XBIT) and Aptinyx Inc. (NASDAQ:APTX) compete on a level playing field in the Biotechnology industry. We will evaluate ...

City staff panel votes against Merion Legacy high rise

EvanstonNow - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 16:57

Evanston's Design and Project Review Committee voted unanimously this afternoon to recommend that City Council reject plans for a 19-story senior living building at 1621 Chicago Ave.

How to watch Michigan State football vs. Northwestern on TV, stream online

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 16:33
EVANSTON, Illinois — After an upset loss to Arizona State last Saturday, the Michigan State football team travels to Evanston, Illinois, to face the ...

Maine semifinalists named in the 2020 National Merit® Scholarship Program

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 15:37
EVANSTON, Illinois — Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the ...

Comparison of Akari Therapeutics Plc (AKTX) and Aptinyx Inc. (NASDAQ:APTX)

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 15:15
This is a contrast between Akari Therapeutics Plc (NASDAQ:AKTX) and Aptinyx Inc. (NASDAQ:APTX) based on their institutional ownership, ...

Proposed Increase in Home Rule Sales Tax Will Hurt Local Businesses, Chamber Survey Says

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 14:30
... passed by the City Council and filed with the Illinois Department of Revenue by Oct. 1. ... “You've got more people in Chicago than you have in Evanston. ... Evanston and Skokie may be at the same rate if Council approves the tax ...

Thief grabs cell from victim

EvanstonNow - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 13:51

A male juvenile was forced to relinquish his cell phone to a thief on Greenleaf Street and Ashland Avenue last night. This among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Recreational Marijuana Special Use Permits Interest City Council

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 13:33
EVANSTON, IL — Aldermen directed plan commissioners to proceed with drawing up zoning regulations that could permit multiple recreational ...

"World's Greatest Dad(?)" Returns to Judy's Beat Lounge in Nov.

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 11:07
Evanston, IL — After playing to nearly sold-out audiences this summer, Jimmy Carrane -- a long-time improviser, actor and storyteller in Chicago -- is ...

Ethics board votes to hear Braithwaite complaint

EvanstonNow - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 10:29

Evanston's Board of Ethics voted Tuesday night to hear a complaint brought by two residents claiming that Alderman Peter Braithwaite, 2nd Ward, abused his power and intimidated them during a July City Council meeting when he criticized white residents for accusing black elected officials of racism.

Michigan State Football Update: 9/18/19

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 10:00
21 at 12 p.m. ET/11 a.m. CT in Evanston, Illinois. The game will be broadcast nationally on ABC, with Dave Pasch (play-by-play), Greg McElroy ...

Reviewing Aptinyx Inc. (APTX)'s and Scholar Rock Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:SRRK)'s results

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 09:03
Aptinyx Inc. was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Evanston, Illinois. Scholar Rock Holding Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, ...

Gators earn first win of the season

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 05:07
As for now, the Gators will continue to build its recent strong form at home before making the trek to Evanston, Illinois, in two weeks for the Windy City ...

Katalyst Technologies Heats Up the Kitchen to Support Families Fighting Cancer

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 04:56
Katalyst is headquartered in Evanston, Illinois, with additional locations in the U.S, UK, Germany and India. To learn more, visit

Remembering the Irish immigrant Quinns of Lake Geneva

Google News - Evanston - Wed, 09/18/2019 - 02:07
... three years after I retired as university archivist at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, and, with my wife, Mary, moved back to Lake Geneva, ...

Penalty kicks boost Wildkits past Maine South

EvanstonNow - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 22:38

The hypothetical question posed to Evanston head soccer coach Franz Calixte was a simple one.

Of the team’s 8 or 9 varsity forwards, who would win a 50-yard dash?


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