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Evanston festival continues tradition of celebrating world art, music and culture - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 14:45

Chicago Tribune

Evanston festival continues tradition of celebrating world art, music and culture
Chicago Tribune
Kine Gueye, left, sells some of her handcrafted wares to sisters Tere and Gema Castro of Evanston at the World Arts and Music Festival held in Dawes Park in Evanston July 15-16, 2017. (Gina Grillo / Pioneer Press). Gina GrilloPioneer Press.

'Witch's Hat' House, Unlicensed Daycare's Former Home, Goes Back On Market - DNAinfo

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 06:26

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'Witch's Hat' House, Unlicensed Daycare's Former Home, Goes Back On Market
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ROGERS PARK — The house where a 26-year-old woman was recently found to have been running an unlicensed daycare hit the market Friday. Dubbed the "Witch's Hat" house by its late former owners John H. Dawson and James David Gibson for its ...

Skeeter spraying set for Tuesday night - Evanston Now

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 05:44

Evanston Now

Skeeter spraying set for Tuesday night
Evanston Now
The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District plans to spray a wide area of the northern suburbs, including all of Evanston north of Central Street, Tuesday night. The district announced Monday that portions of Evanston, Glenview, Kenilworth, Lincolnwood ...

Blotter: Two men arrested in connection with DUIs in separate weekend incidents - Daily Northwestern

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 23:03

Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Two men arrested in connection with DUIs in separate weekend incidents
Daily Northwestern
Two men, one from Chicago and another from Evanston, were arrested in connection with DUIs over the weekend in Evanston. The 52-year-old Chicago resident was arrested on Friday afternoon in the 300 block of Dodge Avenue, Evanston police Cmdr.

Bikes stolen on Chicago, Florence, Central, Maple - Evanston Now

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 15:02

Bikes stolen on Chicago, Florence, Central, Maple
Evanston Now
Several bicycles were stolen over the weekend, on Chicago Avenue, Florence Avenue, Central Street, and Maple Avenue. These among stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Police: Man caught breaking into cab - Evanston Now

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 11:43

Evanston Now

Police: Man caught breaking into cab
Evanston Now
Evanston police say a 39-year-old Chicago man has been charged with burglary to motor vehicle after officers on patrol early Saturday morning caught him breaking into a taxicab on Howard Street. Police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan says officers patrolling in the ...

Chicago Avenue/Sheridan Road Project Update - Evanston RoundTable

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 11:16

Chicago Avenue/Sheridan Road Project Update
Evanston RoundTable
Construction on Chicago Avenue, from Grove Street to Sheridan Road, was completed in June 2017. With approval of the State budget, the contractor started mobilizing for the Phase 2 portion of the construction on Sheridan Road this week. Phase 2: ...

Drawing from family roots, new alderman Cicely Fleming seeks to change Evanston's path - The Daily Northwestern

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 09:00

The Daily Northwestern

Drawing from family roots, new alderman Cicely Fleming seeks to change Evanston's path
The Daily Northwestern
It took Jerome Summers, the uncle of new alderman Cicely Fleming (9th), a while to list all of the notable Evanston politicians in Fleming's family lineage — a lineage that dates back to the 1890s in the city. There was Samuel White, Jr., Fleming's ...

All this could be yours ... - Evanston Now

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 06:01

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All this could be yours ...
Evanston Now
The former Dairy Queen building at 999 Howard St. in Evanston -- fondly remembered by fans of soft-serve ice cream -- is up for sale again. The listing suggests the property, at 14,646 square feet, would be "ideal for development." The 954 square foot ...

Oakton campus remains closed by flooding | Evanston Now - Evanston Now

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 17:16

Evanston Now

Oakton campus remains closed by flooding | Evanston Now
Evanston Now
Oakton Community College's Des Plaines campus will remain closed for classes and all activities on Monday because of Des Plaines River flooding.
Oakton Community College remains closed because of floodingChicago Daily Herald

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Meeting to preview waste transfer station changes - Evanston Now

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 09:13

Evanston Now

Meeting to preview waste transfer station changes
Evanston Now
Planned changes to the Advanced Disposal transfer station at 1711 Church St. in Evanston will be presented at a community meeting Tuesday at the Gibbs-Morrison Cultural Center, 1823 Church St. In February last year Evanston aldermen voted to settle ...

Evanston home on GreenBuilt tour - Evanston Now

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 06:00

Evanston Now

Evanston home on GreenBuilt tour
Evanston Now
A newly-built home in south Evanston that's seeking LEED Platinum designation is one of 11 properties around the metro area included in a Green Built Home Tour being held next weekend, July 22 and 23. The 3,225-square-foot, single-family home at 1426 ...

World Art and Music Festival opens - Evanston Now

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 05:19

Evanston Now

World Art and Music Festival opens
Evanston Now
Evanston's lakefront will look a bit like a global village this weekend for the World Arts & Music Festival, a two-day celebration of global diversity that opens this noon. This free event features art from a range of countries, family crafts ...

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Blotter: Two men arrested in connection with marijuana- and gun-related incident - The Daily Northwestern

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 23:41

The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Two men arrested in connection with marijuana- and gun-related incident
The Daily Northwestern
An Evanston man and a Skokie man were arrested Thursday afternoon in connection with two felonies and several misdemeanors in west Evanston, according to a news release. Police were called to the 2100 block of Dewey Avenue in reference to a report ...

Budget crisis averted, Sheridan work to proceed | Evanston Now - Evanston Now

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 17:24

Evanston Now

Budget crisis averted, Sheridan work to proceed | Evanston Now
Evanston Now
Now that the State of Illinois has an approved budget, work can resume on the major road project alongside the Northwestern University campus along Sheridan ...
The Daily Northwestern : Evanston's Sheridan Road construction to ...Daily Northwestern

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Feast and Imbibe caterers to demo at Farmers Market - Evanston Now

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 16:42

Evanston Now

Feast and Imbibe caterers to demo at Farmers Market
Evanston Now
Feast & Imbibe's Chef D'Andre Carter and his catering partner, Heather Bublick, will be providing a cooking demonstration tomorrow at Evanston's downtown farmers market. They will be the featured chefs at the Friends of Evanston Farmers Markets tent in ...

Biss to open first field office in Evanston | Evanston Now - Evanston Now

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 16:06

Evanston Now

Biss to open first field office in Evanston | Evanston Now
Evanston Now
State Sen.Daniel Biss, a candidate for Illinois governor in 2018, is opening his first field office in Evanston next week. Supporters have been invited to attend a ...

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Police: 15-year-old boy found burglar in Evanston home | Chicago ... - Chicago Sun-Times

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 16:03

Chicago Sun-Times

Police: 15-year-old boy found burglar in Evanston home | Chicago ...
Chicago Sun-Times
A man is facing burglary charges after a teenager caught him rummaging through a bedroom of a north suburban Evanston home Thursday night.

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Men face gun charges after Evanston arrest | Chicago Sun-Times - Chicago Sun-Times

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 15:30

Chicago Sun-Times

Men face gun charges after Evanston arrest | Chicago Sun-Times
Chicago Sun-Times
Two men are facing felony charges after officers allegedly caught them with guns and drugs Thursday afternoon in north suburban Evanston.
Weed Report Leads To Two Loaded Guns: EPD - Evanston, IL PatchPatch.com

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