Evanston restaurant health inspection scores now available via text

Tori Latham, City Editor

April 12, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Local

People can now have health inspection scores for Evanston restaurants sent to them via text message, the city announced Thursday. Residents and visitors can view publicly available restaurant health inspection scores by texting... Read more »

Police Blotter: April 13

Julian Gerez, Reporter

April 12, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Crime

Handgun stolen from Evanston home Someone stole a handgun from a home near the Chicago-Evanston border on April 2, police said. The owner of the handgun, a 48-year-old man, said a juvenile friend of one of his relatives... Read more »

Evanston to host series of open mic storytelling nights at The Celtic Knot

Joanne Lee, Reporter

April 10, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), Business, City, Local

Do Not Submit Chicago, a series of storytelling shows, is expanding its open mic nights across the Chicago area, including to an Evanston venue for this Sunday. Do Not Submit says it aims to provide a supportive,... Read more »

Healthy restaurant Freshii plans to open in Evanston in two weeks

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 10, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories

The cluster of high-rise office and residential buildings in downtown Evanston sold David Grossman on the idea that the city would be an ideal location in which to expand his franchise of healthy dining restaurants. Grossman... Read more »

Epic Burger plans to expand to Evanston this summer

Kevin Mathew, Copy Chief

March 31, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

A Chicago-based burger chain hopes to expand to Evanston this summer pending a City Council vote on April 13. Epic Burger, which plans to open at 1622 Sherman Ave., advertises a simple menu built around a "more mindful burger"... Read more »