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Deerfield's Dylan Utterback makes the grade for Northwestern wrestling - Chicago Tribune

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 21:21

Chicago Tribune

Deerfield's Dylan Utterback makes the grade for Northwestern wrestling
Chicago Tribune
Dylan Utterback won a Central Suburban League and Class 3A regional title as a sophomore and reached the state tournament. Next year, he'll wrestle at Northwestern. (Brian O'Mahoney / Pioneer Press). Jon J. KerrPioneer Press. For several months a year, ...

Wildkit runners find ways to win at Palatine Relays - Evanston Now

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 20:31

Wildkit runners find ways to win at Palatine Relays
Evanston Now
Evanston's girls track team didn't field any entries at all in 7 of the events at the Palatine Relays Saturday. But the Wildkits still found a way to win. Coach Fenton Gunter's squad scored a surprising victory over the host Pirates, outscoring ...

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Thousands from Evanston, Skokie line streets in 'Stand Against Racism' event - Chicago Tribune

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 21:41

Chicago Tribune

Thousands from Evanston, Skokie line streets in 'Stand Against Racism' event
Chicago Tribune
Thousands of people participated Friday, April 28 in the Stand Against Racism event organized by the YWCA Evanston/North Shore. (Mike Isaacs / Pioneer Local). Mike IsaacsContact ReporterPioneer Press. Collectively, thousands of people are estimated to ...

Evanston women's club, sorority help some high school girls prepare for prom - Chicago Tribune

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 16:09

Chicago Tribune

Evanston women's club, sorority help some high school girls prepare for prom
Chicago Tribune
Evanston Township High School seniors Vernice Richardson, left and Destinee Adams try on prom dresses Tuesday, April 25, 2017 in Evanston at the Woman's Club of Evanston clubhouse-turned "Dreams Delivered Boutique." (Libby Elliott / Pioneer Press).

Dewey principal promoted to front office - Evanston Now

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 15:47

Evanston Now

Dewey principal promoted to front office
Evanston Now
The principal of Dewey Elementary School, Andalib Khelghati, has been named assistant superintendent of schools for Evanston/Skokie School District 65, effective July 1, replacing John Price, who was recently appointed superintendent of schools for ...

Evanston's Cranky Librarian slapped with 15-day suspension ... - Chicago Reader

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 15:36

Chicago Reader

Evanston's Cranky Librarian slapped with 15-day suspension ...
Chicago Reader
Evanston Library's popular, "cranky" (and only black) librarian, Lesley Williams, is hit with a 15-day suspension for charges she says are without merit.
Evanston librarian suspended for 15 days without pay - Evanston ...Chicago Tribune
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Laptop stolen at Evanston Hospital - Evanston Now

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 14:26

Evanston Now

Laptop stolen at Evanston Hospital
Evanston Now
A laptop computer, left unattended at Evanston Hospital, was reported stolen.This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police. Criminal Damage. 1700 Ashland. Someone damaged a glass window at an apartment common area in ...

Tax Returns Required For Presidential Candidates Under Illinois Senate Bill - Patch.com

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 11:52

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Tax Returns Required For Presidential Candidates Under Illinois Senate Bill
Patch.com
Illinois Senate approved a law Thursday making candidates release tax returns in order to get on the ballot. By Jonah Meadows (Patch Staff) - April 28, 2017 2:59 pm ET. Tax Returns Required For Presidential Candidates Under Illinois Senate Bill.

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day Saturday - Evanston Now

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 09:26

Prescription Drug Take Back Day Saturday
Evanston Now
Residents can help prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs during a drug take back program sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on ...

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Map tracks changing diversity by the block - Evanston Now

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 08:57

Evanston Now

Map tracks changing diversity by the block
Evanston Now
A new mapping application from an astrophysicist at the University of Cincinnati lets you see changes in the racial and ethnic diversity of your block and your town since 1990. The tool, developed by Tomasz Stepinski, was the subject of a presentation ...

Northwestern joins amicus brief opposing Trump executive order on travel restriction - Daily Northwestern

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 01:23

Daily Northwestern

Northwestern joins amicus brief opposing Trump executive order on travel restriction
Daily Northwestern
Vice President and General Counsel Philip Harris attends President Morton Schapiro's state of the University talk. Harris said the University will connect students and faculty to immigration attorneys in light of new immigration policies. Alan Perez ...

Evanston native takes charge of Biss gubernatorial campaign - Daily Northwestern

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 01:02

Evanston native takes charge of Biss gubernatorial campaign
Daily Northwestern
Abby Witt was a freshman sitting in a political science class at American University in 2001 when planes crashed into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Witt — who will manage state Sen. Daniel Biss' (D-Evanston) gubernatorial campaign — said ...

Evanston set to welcome 40000 honeybees next month - Daily Northwestern

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 00:19

Evanston set to welcome 40000 honeybees next month
Daily Northwestern
The Evanston Ecology Center, 2024 McCormick Blvd. The center has recently purchased four beehives, which it plans to fill with 40,000 honeybees. Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor April 28, 2017. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Share via Email.

Lacrosse: Northwestern hammered by Maryland in regular season finale - Daily Northwestern

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 23:57

Daily Northwestern

Lacrosse: Northwestern hammered by Maryland in regular season finale
Daily Northwestern
Shelby Fredericks is swarmed by two defenders. The junior attacker and the Wildcats were no match for No. 1 Maryland in an ugly loss Thursday night. Ben Pope, Assistant Sports Editor April 27, 2017. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Share via Email ...

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Evanston Librarian Suspended 15 Days After Board Backs Director - Patch.com

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 17:38

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Evanston Librarian Suspended 15 Days After Board Backs Director
Patch.com
EVANSTON, IL — An internal human resources disciplinary hearing for an Evanston librarian drew a crowd last week and prompted a public statement from the Evanston Public Library board Tuesday. On Wednesday, librarian Lesley Williams responded with ...

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Evanston jobless rate hits multi-year low - Evanston Now

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 14:52

Evanston Now

Evanston jobless rate hits multi-year low
Evanston Now
Evanston's jobless rate fell to 3.3 percent last month -- its lowest level in more than six years. Figures released today by the Illinois Department of Employment Security show the rate is down from 4.1 percent in February and 4.9 percent a year ago.

Car with engine running is stolen on Emerson - Evanston Now

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 14:47

Car with engine running is stolen on Emerson
Evanston Now
Left unattended with the engine running, a red Ford Taurus was stolen in the 1800 block of Emerson Street. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police. Burglary. 1000 Emerson. Vehicle parts were taken from a 2006 Hyundai ...

Evanston's Adam Geibel lauded for his hitting, plate discipline - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 13:48

Chicago Tribune

Evanston's Adam Geibel lauded for his hitting, plate discipline
Chicago Tribune
In this April 14, 2016, photo, Evanston's Adam Geibel fields the ball during a home game against Glenbrook North. (Kevin Tanaka / Pioneer Press). Dan ShalinPioneer Press. Evanston junior second baseman Adam Geibel has been making up for lost time ...

Pair of live/work homes planned in Evanston - Crain's Chicago Business

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 10:53

Crain's Chicago Business

Pair of live/work homes planned in Evanston
Crain's Chicago Business
In a new twist on living above the store, an Evanston development firm plans two houses designed to suit a work-at-home setup. The two adjacent houses, planned for a Greenleaf Avenue site, "have the look and feel of a single-family home on the front ...

Backer says mansion will need ongoing fundraising - Evanston Now

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 10:45

Evanston Now

Backer says mansion will need ongoing fundraising
Evanston Now
Residents who turned out Wednesday night for an update about the Harley Clarke mansion on the Evanston lakefront were told by a leader of the non-profit that seeks to lease the building from the city that ongoing fundraising efforts will be needed to ...

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