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EPD talks homicide investigations at community meeting - Daily Northwestern

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 01:00

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EPD talks homicide investigations at community meeting
Daily Northwestern
There have been about 100 murders in Evanston since 1980, 30 of which remain unsolved, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said at a Citizens' Network of Protection meeting Tuesday. Glew answered residents' questions about homicide investigations at the ...

Bourbon N' Brass speakeasy offers deliciously vintage vibes to Evanston bar scene - The Daily Northwestern

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 20:19

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Bourbon N' Brass speakeasy offers deliciously vintage vibes to Evanston bar scene
The Daily Northwestern
“Evanston” and “college town” have never been synonymous. The city is regarded as one of the birthplaces of prohibition, and was a dry town until 1972. There hasn't been a ban on liquor in over 40 years, but with the death of The Keg of Evanston not ...

Woman charged in arson incident: Evanston police - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:41

Woman charged in arson incident: Evanston police
Chicago Tribune
The following items were taken from Evanston Police Department reports and releases. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Aggravated battery. John M. Hartigan, 47, of the 1500 block of Ridge Avenue, was charged with aggravated battery ...

Seven former Evanston Hockey girls players skate at nationals - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:20

Chicago Tribune

Seven former Evanston Hockey girls players skate at nationals
Chicago Tribune
The seven girls grew up playing hockey together at Robert Crown Community Center in Evanston. They participated in Evanston Hockey's mostly co-ed house leagues and travel teams. They all found themselves on a much bigger stage this spring, the USA ...

Lakehouse group hopes to restart talks with city - Evanston Now

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:41

Evanston Now

Lakehouse group hopes to restart talks with city
Evanston Now
Despite having their proposal to lease the Harley Clarke mansion rejected by Evanston aldermen 7-2 last week, Evanston Lakehouse and Gardens President Tom Hodgman says, "This is not the end." Following a meeting of ELHG's board, Hodgman said in a ...

Package with laptop stolen from apartment area on Main - Evanston Now

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 12:00

Package with laptop stolen from apartment area on Main
Evanston Now
A package delivered to an apartment common area in the 1000 block of Main Street that contained a laptop computer has been stolen. This among the stories in today's daiily crime bulletin from Evanston police. Theft. 1000 Main. A package containing a ...

New nine-story transit-oriented development breaks ground in Evanston - REjournals.com

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:19

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New nine-story transit-oriented development breaks ground in Evanston
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811 Emerson, a nine-story, 241-unit transit-oriented rental development steps away from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, will deliver in spring 2019. Chicago-based developers CA Ventures and Focus recently celebrated the groundbreaking of ...

Golf Club Attack At Evanston YMCA Leads To 2 Felony Charges: Cops - Patch.com

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:23

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Golf Club Attack At Evanston YMCA Leads To 2 Felony Charges: Cops
Patch.com
EVANSTON, IL — A golf club-wielding Evanston man who last month allegedly attacked another man as he walked out of the McGaw YMCA at 1000 Grove St. turned himself into police to face a pair of felony charges, more than two weeks after the incident ...

Evanston's first self-serve taproom to open Wednesday - Daily Northwestern

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 00:52

Daily Northwestern

Evanston's first self-serve taproom to open Wednesday
Daily Northwestern
Shortly after Tommy Nevin's Pub closed in November, Sonas Hospitality Co. announced its plans to open a self-service taproom in an event space inside of Pete Miller's Steak and Seafood. Though the taproom was quickly dubbed “new Nevin's” by fans of the ...

District 202 considers student journalism policy changes - The Daily Northwestern

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 00:21

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District 202 considers student journalism policy changes
The Daily Northwestern
In response to student complaints about censorship, the Evanston Township High School/ District 202 board introduced policy changes to improve communication between student publications and the administration. Board members briefly discussed the ...

NU Mock Trial team prepares for National Championships - The Daily Northwestern

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 23:09

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NU Mock Trial team prepares for National Championships
The Daily Northwestern
At the end of the 2017 season, Northwestern University Mock Trial was one win away from reaching National Championships. But a close loss ended the team's season prematurely. “After that it was just devastating, we all just came back and were so upset ...

OPAL, District 65 express support for Nichols principal after claims of discriminatory practices - The Daily Northwestern

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 22:47

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OPAL, District 65 express support for Nichols principal after claims of discriminatory practices
The Daily Northwestern
The Organization for Positive Action and Leadership announced its support of the equity work at Nichols Middle School, following a piece in Crain's Chicago Business that claimed the separation of faculty for a training session was indicative of ...

Northwestern baseball to play Milwaukee - The Daily Northwestern - The Daily Northwestern

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 22:37

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Northwestern baseball to play Milwaukee - The Daily Northwestern
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Baseball Jack Dunn recalled some memories, ones he'd rather bury before taking the field again Tuesday. After Sunday's loss to Indiana, the junior shortstop remembered the lows of his freshman year. He was likely hoping this season wouldn't bring the ...

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What to stream before you get too busy with Spring Quarter - North by Northwestern

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 20:07

What to stream before you get too busy with Spring Quarter
North by Northwestern
One of the best parts about the quarter system is that there are three rounds of syllabus week, meaning you get to relive the first few weeks of the quarter – before things pick up during midterms – more often than your friends at semester schools. The ...

Emerson developers see summer 2019 finish - Evanston Now

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 19:53

Evanston Now

Emerson developers see summer 2019 finish
Evanston Now
Construction is getting underway for a nine-story building at 811 Emerson St. in Evanston, with the developers anticipating occupancy of the 241 units will begin in summer 2019 with pre-leasing to start this fall. The project from CA Ventures and Focus ...

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Music Theater Works previews season at gala - Winnetka Talk - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:37

Chicago Tribune

Music Theater Works previews season at gala - Winnetka Talk
Chicago Tribune
Music Theater Works celebrated its 2018 season Saturday with its annual spring gala benefit, Magical, Musical Moments: An Evening of Sullivan, Porter and Sondheim, at the Sunset Ridge Country Club in Northfield.

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New Meghan Markle book rehashes her time at Northwestern - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:02

Chicago Tribune

New Meghan Markle book rehashes her time at Northwestern
Chicago Tribune
Actress-turned-royal-to-be Meghan Markle wore heavier makeup and experimented with highlighting her hair when she began attending Northwestern University nearly two decades ago, biographer Andrew Morton writes in his new book. “Meghan: A Hollywood ...

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Community members engage in conversation about prejudice at EPL event - The Daily Northwestern

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 23:57

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Community members engage in conversation about prejudice at EPL event
The Daily Northwestern
While most come to the Evanston Public Library to check out books, community members gathered there Sunday for something a little different. Dozens of local residents packed into EPL for the Human Library event, where they engaged in one-on-one ...

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Daniel Biss talks Israel, gubernatorial campaign at Northwestern event - The Daily Northwestern

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 23:33

The Daily Northwestern

Daniel Biss talks Israel, gubernatorial campaign at Northwestern event
The Daily Northwestern
State Sen. Daniel Biss (D-Evanston) spoke to an intimate group about his gubernatorial campaign and Israeli roots at Evanston coffee shop Kafein on Sunday night. About 30 Northwestern students and community members attended the event at 1621 Chicago ...
Daniel Biss discusses campaign lessons, fallout at Northwestern ...North by Northwestern

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Northwestern partners with Compass Group, ends ties with Sodexo ... - The Daily Northwestern

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 23:27

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Northwestern partners with Compass Group, ends ties with Sodexo ...
The Daily Northwestern
Northwestern announced Friday a new partnership with one of the largest food service management companies in the United States, ending long-standing relationships with two other leading providers. Compass Group North America, based in Charlotte, North ...

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