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10-year-old boy found 'safe' after going missing from Evanston ... - Chicago Tribune

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 17:55

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10-year-old boy found 'safe' after going missing from Evanston ...
Chicago Tribune
Evanston police said that a 10-year-old boy who went missing Wednesday has been located. Tristan Wilcox left his home in the 2100 block of Dewey Avenue ...
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Parents fear Orrington School is not safe - Evanston Now

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 16:30

Evanston Now

Parents fear Orrington School is not safe
Evanston Now
Broken playground equipment, sewage backups, lead in the water and lack of secure entrances were all complaints brought to Evanston/Skokie District 65 Superintendent Paul Goren at an informal meeting Wednesday morning at Curt's Café South.

Summer reading program opens June 1 - Evanston Now

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 15:40

Evanston Now

Summer reading program opens June 1
Evanston Now
Evanston students are urged to read regularly during the summer months as insurance against losing ground in their reading skills while school is not in session, and the Evanston Public Library has announced an extensive summer reading program to help ...

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Thursday Night Live concerts at new Fountain Square - Evanston Now

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 15:10

Evanston Now

Thursday Night Live concerts at new Fountain Square
Evanston Now
Back for its 19th year, Thursday Night Live returns with a 10-concert series to downtown Evanston at the newly renovated Fountain Square plaza. From mid-June through August, each Thursday night will spotlight a different music genre from classic rock, ...

Cash taken from Ford on Wesley - Evanston Now

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:09

Cash taken from Ford on Wesley
Evanston Now
Cash was taken from an unlocked 2017 Ford in the 1400 block of Wesley Avenue. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police. Burglary. 1400 Wesley. Burglars stole cash from an unlocked 2017 Ford in the 1400 block of Wesley ...

Zukerman Trio in Evanston - thirdcoastreview.com

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 12:24

Zukerman Trio in Evanston
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The Music Institute of Chicago presents the Zukerman Trio, which is made up of violinist Pinchas Zukerman, cellist Amanda Forsyth, and pianist Angela Cheng, at the Institute's Nichols Concert Hall. The program includes Beethoven's Piano Trio in B-flat ...

Aldermen seek to press Smylie over lease - Evanston Now

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 12:02

Evanston Now

Aldermen seek to press Smylie over lease
Evanston Now
Evanston aldermen told city staff this week to press Smylie Brothers Brewing Co. for payment of back taxes and rent on the city's former recycling center now that the brewer wants to break its 10-year lease on the property. The company's head, Michael ...

Shout Out: Mitchell Petersen of Winnetka, Northwestern professor - Chicago Tribune

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 11:06

Chicago Tribune

Shout Out: Mitchell Petersen of Winnetka, Northwestern professor
Chicago Tribune
Mitchell Petersen is a professor of finance at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management and is the director of the Heizer Center for Private Equity and Venture Capital. He is married to Beverly, and they have two children, Mark, 23, and ...

Cameron Davis Reflects on Career and Primary Victory - Evanston RoundTable

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 09:05

Evanston RoundTable

Cameron Davis Reflects on Career and Primary Victory
Evanston RoundTable
Evanstonian Cameron Davis says, “Water is life.” Mr. Davis, who is running for a post as a Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) Commissioner, added, “We rely on clean water, especially in this region, for our economic health, public health, ...

Northwestern student Dominic Davis dies after battle with cancer - Daily Northwestern

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 22:11

Daily Northwestern

Northwestern student Dominic Davis dies after battle with cancer
Daily Northwestern
Bienen sophomore Dominic Davis has passed away after a battle with cancer, Linda Jacobs, the school's assistant dean for student affairs, told music students ...

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Gleisner: Close your laptops - North by Northwestern

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 20:24

North by Northwestern

Gleisner: Close your laptops
North by Northwestern
On a cold Winter Quarter Tuesday, I take my usual seat in my morning class. As the lecture begins, someone directly in my line of sight opens a laptop. Our professor starts talking, telling fascinating stories about her experience as a young local ...

Traffic charge dismissed, driver's license reinstated for Evanston city clerk - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 17:10

Chicago Tribune

Traffic charge dismissed, driver's license reinstated for Evanston city clerk
Chicago Tribune
Evanston's city clerk previously paid the fines needed to reinstate his Illinois driver's license, and at a court appearance Monday he saw traffic charges dismissed, bringing to a close the ordeal that resulted from an arrest earlier this year. “I'm ...

Skokie man charged with aggravated assault at the Evanston police station: Evanston police - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 16:48

Skokie man charged with aggravated assault at the Evanston police station: 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. Domestic battery. Curtis A. Carter, 26, of the 1800 block of Hartrey Avenue, was charged with domestic battery ...

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Rotary makes grants to local non-profits - Evanston Now

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 15:19

Evanston Now

Rotary makes grants to local non-profits
Evanston Now
Evanston not-for-profit organizations involved in mental health work received grants totaling $13,000 Tuesday from the Rotary Club of Evanston Lighthouse. The checks were distributed at the weekly breakfast meeting of the club, at which representatives ...

Grey Avenue man arrested on weapons charge - Evanston Now

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 13:46

Grey Avenue man arrested on weapons charge
Evanston Now
A man who lives in the 1900 block of Grey Avenue was arrested Monday evening and charged with unlawful use of a weapon as a felon. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Occupancy limit debate stalls out again - Evanston Now

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 10:51

Evanston Now

Occupancy limit debate stalls out again
Evanston Now
Despite over an hour of public comment and discussion, aldermen appeared to make little progress Monday on resolving the controversy surrounding Evanston's ordinance limiting to three the number of unrelated people who can share a dwelling unit.

'Active adult' project advances - Evanston Now

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 10:04

Evanston Now

'Active adult' project advances
Evanston Now
Evanston aldermen Monday voted 7-1 to introduce plans for a 17-story, age-restricted apartment development at 1727 Oak Ave. downtown. John Carlson, representing developer Trammell Crow Company said the 169-unit building would included 17 on-site ...

Public Library Presents Participatory Photography Project - Patch.com

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 06:23

Public Library Presents Participatory Photography Project
Patch.com
From Chute Middle School: Over the past 6 weeks, students in Chute Middle School's Advanced Media Arts class have explored themes of social justice and personal identity through a PhotoVoice project. Now the work of these young artists, depicting ...

Recap: City Council - Evanston Now

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 00:27

Evanston Now

Recap: City Council
Evanston Now
Here's a recap of our live coverage of tonight's Evanston City Council meeting. The meeting is now scheduled to begin at 11 p.m. A packet with information on tonight's agenda items is available online. Meeting called to order at 11:10 p.m.. Mayor ...

Can't Let Go #11 - North by Northwestern

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 21:43

Can't Let Go #11
North by Northwestern
Jakob Lazzaro, Justin Curto and Sam Maude Can't Let Go of volcanoes, new jeans, Elon Musk + Grimes, beards, The Met Gala and bowling. Stories featured in this episode hail from The Washington Post, The New York Post and Vogue. Transcript below.

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