New barre fitness studio plans to open in winter

Tori Latham, Reporter

October 30, 2014

Filed under Business, City, Local

A new female-focused fitness studio is planning to come to Evanston, joining a number of workout spaces already in the area. The Barre Code, a studio that provides cardio, strength training and restoration classes, received... Read more »

Police Blotter: Oct. 31

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 30, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Two arrested in connection with drug paraphernalia Police arrested two Evanston men Wednesday in connection with drug paraphernalia, authorities said. Officers responded to a call from a resident around... Read more »

Despite high tax, city brings in high revenue from liquor sales

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 30, 2014

Filed under Business, City, Local

Although Evanston’s liquor tax is higher than those of surrounding communities, establishments continue to request licenses from the city. Compared to four similar Illinois suburbs, Evanston has distributed the most liquor... Read more »

Police Blotter: Oct. 30

Marissa Mizroch , Reporter

October 29, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston home burglarized Tuesday A 40-year-old Evanston resident reported Tuesday a burglary at his home, police said.  An unknown person entered a garage in the 1800... Read more »

Age Friendly Evanston! committee discusses action plan

Jennifer Ball, Assistant City Editor

October 28, 2014

Filed under City, Local

The chairs of Age Friendly Evanston! presented their individual action plans Tuesday regarding how they hope to make the city a more age-friendly community. The individual action plans presented will be combined into a more... Read more »

Police Blotter: Oct. 29

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 28, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Three arrested Sunday in connection with disturbance Police arrested three people on Sunday, one in connection with obstruction of justice, authorities said. Officers responded around... Read more »

Group launches campaign to fundraise for Nepali school

Madeline Fox, Reporter

October 28, 2014

Filed under City

A nonprofit with ties to the Heartwood Center, an Evanston holistic health center, kicked... Read more »

Kellogg, ETHS students partner for business mentoring program

Ben Schaefer, Reporter

October 28, 2014

Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local

A group of Kellogg School of Management students are helping launch a mentoring program for local high school students to provide them with preprofessional experience and personal guidance. Martin Green, a Kellogg graduate... Read more »

US Sen. Kirk calls for travel and visa ban for passenegers from Ebola-affected countries

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 28, 2014

Filed under City, Local, National, Politics, State

U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) urged U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday to stop issuing visas to the citizens of African countries that have been affected by the Ebola virus. In order to stop further... Read more »