Police Blotter: Oct. 21

Marissa Mizroch , Reporter

October 21, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Man arrested in connection with obscenity Police arrested a Palatine, Illinois man Friday in connection with obscenity. The man showed a pornographic video on his phone... Read more »

Evanston puts restaurant health inspection data on Yelp

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 21, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories

People can now view public restaurant health inspection information for Evanston establishments on business-review site Yelp, the city announced Monday. Through a partnership with Accela, a company that aims to provide civic... Read more »

Evanston woman cited in fatal Wilmette car accident

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 20, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police cited an Evanston woman Thursday after officers responded to a fatal accident between a car and a pedestrian, authorities said Monday. Officers responded to the accident at about 7:45 p.m. on Sept. 26 in the 1600 block... Read more »

Evanston woman shot in Rogers Park, alderman says

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 20, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police arrested a man Wednesday in connection with the shooting of an Evanston woman in her car, a Chicago alderman said police told him. Police charged Stevon Browner, 20, with aggravated battery and the unlawful discharge... Read more »

Evanston Democrats honor politicians, activists ahead of upcoming election

Ben Schaefer, Reporter

October 20, 2014

Filed under City, Local, Politics, State

David Axelrod, former political adviser to President Barack Obama, traveled to Evanston to accept an award Sunday evening from the Democratic Party of Evanston for his political achievements. At the DPOE's annual dinner,... Read more »

Off-duty Evanston officer involved in shootout

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 20, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Local

An off-duty Evanston police officer exchanged gunfire Thursday with two people while they robbed a bar in an Illinois suburb, police said. Two men, armed with handguns, entered a bar in East Hazel Crest, Illinois, and... Read more »

Domino’s eyes Evanston for new location

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 20, 2014

Filed under Business, City, Local

Northwestern students may soon have yet another option to order late night pizza. National pizza chain Domino’s Pizza is looking to open its doors at 911 Foster St. in Evanston, located next to the Foster Street CTA station. The... Read more »

Sustain Evanston discusses initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emission

Jacquelyn Guillen, Reporter

October 20, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Environmental leaders and activists spoke Saturday about different initiatives by community members to reduce Evanston’s greenhouse gas emissions. Sustain Evanston, a network of organizations and people working to improve... Read more »