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Sprinklers credited with saving Greenleaf building, too

EvanstonNow - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 21:38

Just like a week ago, Evanston fire officials credited sprinklers with holding a fire in check until firefighters could arrive to put it out.

Wilburn closing in on potential triple jump crown

EvanstonNow - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 19:12

Jonathan Wilburn is just inches away from making history for the Evanston boys track program.

Fire hits factory on Greenleaf

EvanstonNow - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 14:58

Fire struck an optical components factory at 1916 Greenleaf St. in Evanston this afternoon.

Garage door forced open on Florence

EvanstonNow - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 13:47

Burglars forced open a door to enter the garage of a home in the 300 block of Florence Avenue. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

ETHS names new head girls volleyball coach

EvanstonNow - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 11:46

Ten years ago Liz Brieva and other parents from the Evanston community spearheaded a drive to restore athletic programs --- including volleyball --- to middle schools in District 65.

Crown cost estimates rise again

EvanstonNow - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 09:42

Costs estimates for the new Crown Community Center rose again this week to $52.9 million.

Evanston students cover sidewalk with mental health tips - WLS-TV

Google News - Evanston - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 05:21

WLS-TV

Evanston students cover sidewalk with mental health tips
WLS-TV
Students in north suburban Evanston covered the sidewalk outside their school with powerful messages Thursday afternoon. May is Mental Health Awareness Month, so students and teachers at Fusion Academy Evanston used chalk to share inspirational ...

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EPD encourages citizens to stay vigilant at 8th Ward meeting - Daily Northwestern

Google News - Evanston - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 01:46

Daily Northwestern

EPD encourages citizens to stay vigilant at 8th Ward meeting
Daily Northwestern
In response to a recent spike in crime and gun violence in the 8th Ward, Evanston police officers and Ald. Ann Rainey (8th) said Thursday that residents should be aware and report all suspicious behavior to the Evanston Police Department. Speaking at ...

New charges filed against ex-priest accused of sexually assaulting boy in Evanston hotel - Daily Northwestern

Google News - Evanston - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:54

Daily Northwestern

New charges filed against ex-priest accused of sexually assaulting boy in Evanston hotel
Daily Northwestern
New charges were filed Wednesday against Kenneth Lewis, the former Catholic priest who was arrested last week in connection with a 2001 sexual assault incident in an Evanston hotel. Prosecutors issued the new charges at a hearing in Cook County court ...

Cost estimates for Robert Crown Center in Evanston balloon to $53 million, up from original $30 million - Chicago Tribune

Google News - Evanston - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 21:20

Chicago Tribune

Cost estimates for Robert Crown Center in Evanston balloon to $53 million, up from original $30 million
Chicago Tribune
At first thought, renovating the Robert Crown Center in Evanston would be $18 million and cheaper than the $30 million estimate to rebuild it. But city leaders revealed at the City Council meeting Monday that construction costs are now projected at $52 ...

Woman Living In Evanston Church Hopes For Reunion With Daughter - Patch.com

Google News - Evanston - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 16:00

Patch.com

Woman Living In Evanston Church Hopes For Reunion With Daughter
Patch.com
EVANSTON, IL — The daughter of a widowed El Salvadoran asylum-seeker living in Evanston was due to be deported after the Supreme Court Monday denied a request to delay her removal. Her mother, Ana, came to the U.S. in 2015 after her husband was ...

Kids' bookstore planned for Main Street - Evanston Now

Google News - Evanston - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:42

Evanston Now

Kids' bookstore planned for Main Street
Evanston Now
A new children's bookstore is scheduled to open this summer at 506 Main St. in Evanston with a special feature designed to draw kids in. Owner Chelsea Elward told the city's Economic Development Committee Wednesday night that she plans to have two ...

Kids' bookstore planned for Main Street

EvanstonNow - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:29

A new children's bookstore is scheduled to open this summer at 506 Main St. in Evanston with a special feature designed to draw kids in.

Uncle Dan's moving to Sherman Plaza

EvanstonNow - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 14:39

If you've wondered what was going to replace the North Face store at Sherman Plaza, well now we know.

Cars involved in incidents on Central, Hartzell - Evanston Now

Google News - Evanston - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 14:10

Daily Northwestern

Cars involved in incidents on Central, Hartzell
Evanston Now
A Toyota was damaged in an apartment parking space on Central Street while a Buick was accessed by a burglar on Hartzell Street. These stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
Northwestern swatting hoax, call to Chicago police targeted same ...The Daily Northwestern

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Cars involved in incidents on Central, Hartzell

EvanstonNow - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 13:59

A Toyota was damaged in an apartment parking space on Central Street while a Buick was accessed by a burglar on Hartzell Street. These stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Low-income residents to get Divvy deal - Evanston Now

Google News - Evanston - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:39

Evanston Now

Low-income residents to get Divvy deal
Evanston Now
The city's Transportation and Parking Committee agreed Wednesday night to move forward with plans to expand a Divvy bike discount program for low income residents to Evanston. The program would be similar to one already operating in Chicago.

Low-income residents to get Divvy deal

EvanstonNow - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:05

The city's Transportation and Parking Committee agreed Wednesday night to move forward with plans to expand a Divvy bike discount program for low income residents to Evanston.

Low-income residents to get Divvy deal

EvanstonNow - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:05

The city's Transportation and Parking Committee agreed Wednesday night to move forward with plans to expand a Divvy bike discount program for low income residents to Evanston.

Alderman: 'Very good outcome' from bus meeting - Evanston Now

Google News - Evanston - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 09:43

Evanston Now

Alderman: 'Very good outcome' from bus meeting
Evanston Now
Alderman Melissa Wynne, 3rd Ward, told members of Evanston's Transportation and Parking Committee Wednesday night that she expects a meeting with Pace officials earlier in the week will lead to "a very good outcome" for preserving threatened bus ...

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