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Brown guides Kits to 9th consecutive baseball win - Evanston Now

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 15:32

Brown guides Kits to 9th consecutive baseball win
Evanston Now
Fletcher Brown has caught almost every inning of every game for Evanston's baseball team this spring and has worked with all 11 pitchers on the Wildkit staff. The junior receiver still has a lot to learn. But his progress behind the plate was evident ...

Bokiewicz pulls out of Tacoma job hunt - Evanston Now

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 14:09

Evanston Now

Bokiewicz pulls out of Tacoma job hunt
Evanston Now
TACOMA, Washington — The Tacoma City Council failed to agree today on one of three finalists -- including Evanston's Wally Bobkiewicz -- to become its next city manager, and Bobkiewicz then decided to withdraw from consideration for the job. His ...
Bobkiewicz withdraws from Tacoma city manager considerationDaily Northwestern

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Fire destroys garage on Pitner - Evanston Now

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 13:19

Evanston Now

Fire destroys garage on Pitner
Evanston Now
A fire that broke out around 12:30 this afternoon destroyed the garage behind a home at 1105 Pitner Ave. in Evanston. A vehicle inside the one-car garage also appeared to be destroyed. Officials apparently suspect the fire may have been intentionally set.

Cooper Wetherbee roughed up in Northwestern's loss to Maryland - Inside NU

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 08:37

Inside NU

Cooper Wetherbee roughed up in Northwestern's loss to Maryland
Inside NU
The senior pitched four scoreless innings, but the Terps broke through in the fifth and sixth. by Josh Burton@Josh_Burton1 May 13, 2017, 8:37am CDT. tweet · share · pin · Rec. Credit: NUSports.com. Coming off an impressive series victory at Purdue, the ...

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Kits show quality, quantity to rest of CSL South field - Evanston Now

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 23:42

Kits show quality, quantity to rest of CSL South field
Evanston Now
Even on a day when the Wildkits endured some disappointment on and off the track, the Evanston boys track team still had enough quality and quantity to dominate the rest of the Central Suburban League South division for the third straight year ...

Bobkiewicz competitor withdraws in Tacoma - Evanston Now

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 22:49

Evanston Now

Bobkiewicz competitor withdraws in Tacoma
Evanston Now
TACOMA, WASH.--The four finalists for the city manager's job in Tacoma, Wash., that includes Evanston City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz, dropped to three Friday afternoon as one of the candidates withdrew from the race. City of Tacoma officials offered no ...

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Evanston police: Man sicced dog on driver who honked at him - Chicago Tribune

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 19:46

Chicago Tribune

Evanston police: Man sicced dog on driver who honked at him
Chicago Tribune
Evanston police announced on Friday that a 47-year-old man has been arrested and accused of siccing his dog on a 65-year-old man who honked his horn at him. Arthur Williams, 47, of Evanston, was arrested Thursday and charged with misdemeanor ...
Evanston Man Arrested Over Dog Attack On DriverPatch.com
Neighbor charged in dog bite attack on motoristEvanston Now

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Seesaw Theatre goes Under the Big Top in shows for local kids with developmental differences - North by Northwestern

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 12:27

North by Northwestern

Seesaw Theatre goes Under the Big Top in shows for local kids with developmental differences
North by Northwestern
Student group at Northwestern that devises autism-friendly theater for kids. My heart is so full! pic.twitter.com/clbUwiLz91. — Adam Gwon (@AdamGwon) May 11, 2017. Seasoned audience members might think they've seen it all when it comes to Shanley ...

Tire-slashing spree on Dodge - Evanston Now

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 11:43

Evanston Now

Tire-slashing spree on Dodge
Evanston Now
Five cars reported tires slashed in the 1000 block of Dodge Avenue. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police. Battery. 1454 Elmwood. Arthur Williams, 47, of 1245 Forest Ave., was arrested at 3:35 p.m. yesterday at ...

Author Mary Barr speaks about racial segregation in Evanston - The Daily Northwestern

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 01:33

The Daily Northwestern

Author Mary Barr speaks about racial segregation in Evanston
The Daily Northwestern
Mary Barr, author of “Friends Disappear: The Battle for Racial Equality in Evanston,” at an event Thursday. Barr spoke about the legacy of racial segregation in housing and education in Evanston. Julia Esparza, Reporter May 12, 2017. Share on Facebook.

Wildcats snatch crucial series from Purdue - North by Northwestern

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 00:07

Wildcats snatch crucial series from Purdue
North by Northwestern
This weekend's Northwestern-Purdue baseball series featured pretty much everything: a rout, a marathon pitcher's duel and a slugfest. But, most importantly, it featured a Northwestern series win. The Wildcats scored five runs in the first three innings ...

Smith College president speaks on importance of women in leadership, continuing fight against sexism - Daily Northwestern

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 23:55

Daily Northwestern

Smith College president speaks on importance of women in leadership, continuing fight against sexism
Daily Northwestern
Smith College President Kathleen McCartney speaks at the Allen Center on Thursday. McCartney discussed women in leadership and how to overcome sexism. Elizabeth Byrne, Reporter May 11, 2017. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Share via Email.

Kit girls send 6 individuals, 2 relays to state track finals - Evanston Now

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 23:00

Kit girls send 6 individuals, 2 relays to state track finals
Evanston Now
When it comes to attempting difficult “doubles” in a postseason track meet, Evanston girls coach Fenny Gunter knows which name to circle in the lineup. Tauja Foreman turned in a performance that would have made former ETHS star Natasha Foreman --- her ...

Wally to greet Tacoma residents - Evanston Now

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 22:34

Evanston Now

Wally to greet Tacoma residents
Evanston Now
Evanston City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz will meet residents of Tacoma, Wash., Friday as one of four finalists for the position of city manager there. The meet-and-greet will occur at 5 p.m. Pacific time at the city's municipal building, which houses ...

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with damage to multiple vehicles - Daily Northwestern

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 19:40

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with damage to multiple vehicles
Daily Northwestern
An Evanston man was arrested Wednesday evening in connection with the damage of multiple vehicles and property in west Evanston. A man called the police after he was rear-ended in the parking lot of a McDonald's in the 1900 block of Dempster Street, ...

Evanston providing teens with rides to Great America job interviews - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 18:40

Chicago Tribune

Evanston providing teens with rides to Great America job interviews
Chicago Tribune
Riders board the Demon rollercoaster and strap on Samsung Gear VR headsets at Six Flag Great America in this Thursday, August 11, 2016 file photo. The city of Evanston will provide buses for youth interested in working at the amusement park in Gurnee ...

Rough retail climate claims Evanston Radio Shack - Evanston Now

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 15:58

Evanston Now

Rough retail climate claims Evanston Radio Shack
Evanston Now
The downtown Evanston Radio Shack store, which has anchored the southeast corner of Sherman Avenue and Church Street for a quarter century, is closing. Radio Shack filed for bankruptcy in March for the second time in two years, and while sale signs ...

Cop Crotch Kick Leads To Felony Charge Evanston Woman: Police - Patch.com

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 15:14

Patch.com

Cop Crotch Kick Leads To Felony Charge Evanston Woman: Police
Patch.com
An officer was responding to a domestic dispute when he was kicked in the genitals and leg, police said. By Jonah Meadows (Patch Staff) - May 11, 2017 3:14 pm ET. Cop Crotch Kick Leads To Felony Charge Evanston Woman: Police. EVANSTON, IL — A ...

Evanston Public Library limited by small budget, lack of resources - The Daily Northwestern

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 01:28

The Daily Northwestern

Evanston Public Library limited by small budget, lack of resources
The Daily Northwestern
Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Ave. In recent weeks, residents have called for an equity audit and increased diversity at the library. Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor May 11, 2017. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Share via Email ...

Historic diversity on new City Council, school boards - The Daily Northwestern

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 01:03

The Daily Northwestern

Historic diversity on new City Council, school boards
The Daily Northwestern
Cicely Fleming (9th) is sworn into office at a meeting on Monday. Fleming said she believes there is historic diversity in city government this year. Billy Kobin, Reporter May 11, 2017. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Share via Email. As Evanston ...

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