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The Daily Northwestern, Political Union to host mayoral debate

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 17, 2017

Filed under Campus, City, Events, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

The Daily Northwestern will partner with Political Union to host a mayoral debate on Feb. 7. The event will feature all five mayoral candidates about a week before early voting begins on Feb. 13. A primary will be held for ... Read more »

Police Blotter: CVS employee arrested after altercation

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A CVS employee was arrested Thursday after an altercation with another employee. Officers were called to the store, 1711 Sherman Ave., just after midnight by two other employees, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The... Read more »

Woman charged with driving under the influence after traffic collision

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

January 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 39-year-old Skokie resident was taken to the hospital Saturday after her car flipped in a traffic collision. The woman was driving west on Central Street at about 5:05 p.m. when she made a left-hand turn onto Crawford Street.... Read more »

Police Blotter: Nichols Middle School employee charged with battery

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 11, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A Nichols Middle School employee was arrested Monday on misdemeanor battery charges related to an incident in late December at the school. On Dec. 23, a 13-year-old student was playing basketball when he accidentally fell on... Read more »

Evanston resident opens comfort food restaurant with help of student group

Victoria Cabales, Reporter

January 9, 2017

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston native Jennifer Eason’s passion for cooking started early. Eason began cooking at age 7 to help her pregnant mother when she was unable to cook for the family of eight. Eason has worked in the food industry for over... Read more »

Teenage girl flees attempted abduction in south Evanston

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

January 6, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston police are investigating an attempted abduction of a teenage girl that occurred Thursday night in south Evanston. At about 9:45 p.m., police said a 16-year-old female Chicago resident was walking home in the 1500 block... Read more »