Two men shot in central Evanston

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 30, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Two men were shot Thursday afternoon while standing in a driveway in central Evanston, the second shooting in... Read more »

Police Blotter: Man arrested in battery case from weeks ago

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 30, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

A 46-year-old man was arrested Tuesday morning in connection with hitting a female acquaintance and throwing a cup filled with alcohol at her on a central Evanston street in mid-July. The woman, a 23-year-old Evanston resident,... Read more »

Wings Over Evanston to be replaced by Pizza Hut

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 30, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories

Wings Over Evanston, a fast-food chain that serves mainly chicken wings, will be replaced by Pizza Hut after the restaurant’s sudden closure, a city official said. The city received an application July... Read more »

Police Blotter: Man stabbed during fight in south Evanston

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 27, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 19-year-old man was stabbed Sunday night during an altercation that involved several people in a south Evanston parking lot. The Evanston resident reported getting into a fight with... Read more »

Childcare Network of Evanston to expand programs for impoverished families

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 25, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, State

The Childcare Network of Evanston plans to expand its program to help impoverished families care for their children after receiving millions of dollars in grant money in the past month. The local child care service agency will... Read more »

Police Blotter: Vehicle burglaries reach seven in one week

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

July 24, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Two boys were arrested early Thursday morning in connection with two vehicle burglaries, the sixth and seventh arrests for that crime in the past week. An officer patrolling in the 1000 block of Hinman Avenue at about 2:15... Read more »