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Defense delivers first victory for Wildkit girls - Evanston Now

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 22:32

Defense delivers first victory for Wildkit girls
Evanston Now
The search for a team identity --- while individual players are still struggling to establish themselves and earn varsity minutes --- is still a work in progress for Evanston's girls basketball team. But after reminding all of her players that the ...

Liquor dealers object to competition - Evanston Now

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 07:00

Evanston Now

Liquor dealers object to competition
Evanston Now
Owners of several Evanston wine and liquor stores spoke out at a neighborhood meeting Wednesday night against plans to open a Binny's Beverage Depot on Chicago Avenue. Alderman Melissa Wynne, 3rd Ward, said she'd called the meeting because she ...

Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra performs NU alumna's piece featuring 300 bells - Daily Northwestern

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:50

Daily Northwestern

Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra performs NU alumna's piece featuring 300 bells
Daily Northwestern
Augusta Read Thomas premiered her latest composition, “Sonorous Earth,” at the Harris Theater. Her piece was performed by the Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra and Third Coast Percussion, a Grammy Award-winning group of NU alumni. Jane Recker ...

Northwestern wins 8 building design awards - Daily Northwestern

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 23:45

Daily Northwestern

Northwestern wins 8 building design awards
Daily Northwestern
The Kellogg School of Management Global Hub at 2211 Campus Dr. The Global Hub is among eight buildings at Northwestern that received design awards from local nonprofit organization Design Evanston. Ally Mauch, Assistant Campus Editor November ...

Fifth Ward noise citations increase after new EPD policy - The Daily Northwestern

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 23:40

The Daily Northwestern

Fifth Ward noise citations increase after new EPD policy
The Daily Northwestern
Evanston Police Department squad cars. Between September and October, EPD has issued 17 noise citations to off-campus student residences — an increase from one citation last fall. Samantha Handler, Reporter November 15, 2017. Share on Facebook.

Evanston's assistant city manager, CFO to leave for Aurora position - The Daily Northwestern

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 23:13

The Daily Northwestern

Evanston's assistant city manager, CFO to leave for Aurora position
The Daily Northwestern
Assistant city manager and CFO Marty Lyons speaks at a meeting. Lyons accepted a role as CFO and treasurer for Aurora, Illinois, and is stepping down from his position in Evanston on Dec. 15. Amelia Langas, Assistant City Editor November 15, 2017.
Lyons to Become Aurora CFOEvanston RoundTable

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Creighton Holds Off No. 20 Northwestern, 92-88 - CBS Chicago

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 22:51

CBS Chicago

Creighton Holds Off No. 20 Northwestern, 92-88
CBS Chicago
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Khyri Thomas had a career-high 24 points, 11 rebounds and five assists, Martin Krampelj added a career-high 17 points and Creighton beat No. 20 Northwestern, 92-88, on Wednesday night in a Gavitt Tipoff Games matchup. Ty-Shon ...
Rapid Recap: Creighton 92, Northwestern 88The Daily Northwestern
Northwestern's red-hot shooting not enough to overcome abysmal defense in shootout loss to CreightonInside NU

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NU alumnus releases short film to fight for public building in Chicago - Daily Northwestern

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 22:13

Daily Northwestern

NU alumnus releases short film to fight for public building in Chicago
Daily Northwestern
Nathan Eddy's new film, “Starship Chicago,” fights for an endangered architectural icon, the James R. Thompson Center The film is hosted on the website of nonprofit MAS Context, a quarterly journal addressing urban issues. Netta Keesom, Reporter

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with fraudulent ticket sales - The Daily Northwestern

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 21:00

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with fraudulent ticket sales
The Daily Northwestern
A Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday in north Evanston in connection with a theft in Chicago. The original incident occurred Monday when the man sold tickets for the State Farm Champions Classic to an Evanston resident, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph ...

Arrested on Central for selling 'fake' tickets - Evanston Now

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 14:18

Arrested on Central for selling 'fake' tickets
Evanston Now
A Chicago man was arrested in the 3300 block of Central Street for alledgedly attempting to sell event tickets that were fake. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Evanston City Council approves controversial apartment plan - Curbed Chicago

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 12:42

Curbed Chicago

Evanston City Council approves controversial apartment plan
Curbed Chicago
After a fiery public debate, a mixed-use high-rise proposed for downtown Evanston cleared the local city council earlier this week. Slated for 1450 Sherman Avenue, the 15-story rental project was approved by a narrow 5-4 vote and drew outrage from its ...
Narrow 5-4 Vote Greenlights 15-Story Albion DevelopmentEvanston RoundTable

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Traffic fears nix Nic's - Evanston Now

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 06:06

Evanston Now

Traffic fears nix Nic's
Evanston Now
Aldermen this week rejected plans to establish a Nic's Organic Fast Food restaurant on a long-vacant parcel of land in northwest Evanston. Alderman Tom Suffredin, 6th Ward, urged his colleagues on the Planning and Development Committee to reject the ...

Chicago poet speaks about relationship between work, social issues - The Daily Northwestern

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 23:56

The Daily Northwestern

Chicago poet speaks about relationship between work, social issues
The Daily Northwestern
Poet Eve Ewing speaks to students at a Northwestern Community Development Core event in Lutkin Hall on Tuesday. Ewing discussed how her poetry relates to social issues, including education and racial discrimination. Anamaria Sayre, Reporter

'Radical' feminist organization criticizes ETHS transgender locker room policy - Daily Northwestern

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 23:53

Daily Northwestern

'Radical' feminist organization criticizes ETHS transgender locker room policy
Daily Northwestern
Evanston Township High School, 1600 Dodge Ave. The Women's Liberation Front, a self-proclaimed radical feminist organization, voiced its opposition to ETHS's new transgender locker room policy. Amelia Langas, Assistant City Editor November 14, 2017.

Evanston lawyer appointed as Illinois legislative inspector general - Daily Northwestern

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 23:38

Daily Northwestern

Evanston lawyer appointed as Illinois legislative inspector general
Daily Northwestern
Evanston lawyer Julie Porter was appointed as Illinois' temporary legislative inspector general on Nov. 4, filling a position that had been vacant for nearly three years. As legislative inspector general, Porter is tasked with addressing complaints of ...

Wildkit girls fall short in fourth quarter of opener - Evanston Now

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 23:09

Wildkit girls fall short in fourth quarter of opener
Evanston Now
Evanston's girls basketball team couldn't finish off the comeback they started in the second half of Tuesday's season opener against Wheaton Warrenville South. The inexperienced Wildkits only scored 2 points in the fourth quarter, went scoreless for ...

Fencing: Northwestern finishes undefeated at Vassar Invitational - The Daily Northwestern

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 22:32

The Daily Northwestern

Fencing: Northwestern finishes undefeated at Vassar Invitational
The Daily Northwestern
A Northwestern fencer dodges an attack. The Wildcats finished 8-0 at the Vassar Invitational last weekend. Peter Warren, Reporter November 14, 2017. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Share via Email ...

At Northwestern, a continual push for athletic rankings — and cozier arenas - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 20:44

Chicago Tribune

At Northwestern, a continual push for athletic rankings — and cozier arenas
Chicago Tribune
Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald discusses his team being ranked in last week's College Football Playoff rankings. (Teddy Greenstein/Chicago Tribune). Teddy GreensteinContact ReporterChicago Tribune. The year was 1993. Northwestern's football team ...
No. 23 Northwestern's win streak on line vs. MinnesotaGwinnett Prep Sports

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Evanston aldermen: Approving $500,000 racial discrimination ... - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 15:49

Chicago Tribune

Evanston aldermen: Approving $500,000 racial discrimination ...
Chicago Tribune
Evanston aldermen on Monday voted to approve a $500000 settlement with a former public works director who sued the city, city manager and other staff ...
Lakehouse team to get to test fundraising chops | Evanston NowEvanston Now

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Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated assault - The Daily Northwestern

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 22:58

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with aggravated assault
The Daily Northwestern
A 62-year-old Evanston man called police at around 12:55 p.m. Saturday after being stabbed in the neck, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The man told police that he and the Chicago man had gotten into a verbal argument and that the Chicago ...

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