May 8, 2014
Patrick Svitek, Reporter
April 6, 2014
Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Crime, Latest Stories
An Evanston man was shot early Saturday morning at a Skokie hotel, police said.
The 24-year-old man was shot in the leg shortly before 2:30 a.m. at the Rodeway Inn, 9333 Skokie Blvd., police said. Witnesses told officers they... Read more »
Sophia Bollag, City Editor
March 27, 2014
Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Education, Latest Stories
The District 65 school board selected Paul Goren to be the district’s next superintendent, board president Tracy Quattrocki announced Thursday.
Goren, an Evanston resident whose children attended Evanston/Skokie School... Read more »
Joseph Diebold, Managing Editor
March 18, 2014
Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics, State
By a near two-to-one margin, city voters elected Tuesday to abolish Evanston Township.
With 44 of 53 precincts reporting, 63.23 percent of more than 7,500 voters had chosen to support the referendum to abolish the township.
The... Read more »
Ciara McCarthy, City Editor
March 5, 2014
Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Education, Local
A nonprofit that supports Evanston’s local school system received a $300,000 grant from prominent Evanston resident Jennifer Pritzker, the organization announced today. Foundation 65, which... Read more »
March 2, 2014
Julian Gerez, Reporter
February 27, 2014
Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Crime, Local
Evanston police seized more than $15,000 worth of cocaine Wednesday morning in Chicago's Rogers Park neighborhood.
Detectives from the special operations group executed a search warrant... Read more »
February 13, 2014
Lydia Ramsey, Web Editor
February 11, 2014
Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Local
Chicago native Shani Davis is competing over the next two weeks in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Davis began competing as a member of the Evanston Speedskating Club when he was six years old. This is... Read more »