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Police blotter: Tires slashed in south Evanston

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

September 29, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston police are investigating an act of damage to a vehicle in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue that occurred at some point between 7:30 p.m. on Monday and 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday. The owner of a black 2009 Honda got into... Read more »

City and University collaborate to repair Evanston homes

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

September 28, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Two Evanston homes have safer exteriors, as a result of  a new project run by Evanston and Northwestern. The project Rebuilding Evanston works to make major repairs on the exteriors of homes owned by low to moderate fixed... Read more »

Evanston reports first case of West Nile virus this year

Nora Shelly, City Editor

September 27, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Evanston reported its first case of West Nile virus this year, as the number of mosquitos carrying the disease increases in the area. The city reported Friday that a resident had been infected. There have been 30 reported cases... Read more »

Police Blotter: Woman charged with battery at Evanston Hospital

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

September 27, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston Police charged a woman with misdemeanor battery and trespassing on Monday, police said. At about 5 p.m, Evanston police received reports of a disturbance involving a female in Evanston hospital. Hospital staff called... Read more »

City settles dispute with Home Depot

Nora Shelly, City Editor

September 27, 2016

Filed under Business, City

The city has resolved its dispute with The Home Depot, with the store agreeing to pay its outlying bills, assistant city manager Marty Lyons said Monday. The store, located at 2201 Oakton St., previously owed Evanston more than ... Read more »

Police Blotter: $2,000 worth of tools stolen from truck

Nora Shelly, City Editor

September 27, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston police are investigating a truck burglary that occurred Friday, police said. At 6:25 a.m. on Friday, a man living in the 1700 block of Oakton Street called police to his house after he discovered that his work truck... Read more »