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 »

Evanston overtime costs rise in 2014

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

May 25, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Local

The city paid its employees more than $1 million more in 2014 for working overtime than it did the previous year. The higher costs are mostly due to last year’s extreme weather, which required employees to work extra hours,... Read more »

New independent coffee shop Brue Coffee aims to be community center

Tori Latham, City Editor

May 19, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

A new independent coffee shop has plans to open in Evanston and serve as a gathering place for the community. Brue Coffee will replace the Starbucks at 2438 Main St. in the Main Street Commons Shopping Center. Wilmette resident... Read more »

Evanston releases highest bills from 2014

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

May 18, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Local

Evanston spent the most money last year on debt repayment, according to numbers the city released Monday on the highest expenditures of 2014. The highest bills that followed debt repayment, which amounted to about $30 million,... Read more »

Four falcon chicks nesting at Evanston Public Library to be banded, named in June ceremony

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

May 17, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Local

Representatives from The Field Museum will come to the Evanston Public Library early next month to band and name four newborn peregrine falcon chicks currently nesting at the library. Mary Hennen and Josh Engel, both of whom... Read more »

Lulu’s, Taco Diablo plan to open January 2016

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

May 3, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston resident Daniel Kelch’s businesses have not had the best of luck in the city. First, his Mexican restaurant Taco Diablo was ... Read more »