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Theo Ubique receives lease approval for Howard Street property

Kristina Karisch, Assistant City Editor

March 30, 2017

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

Theo Ubique, a Chicago-based theater company, received final approval on its lease of a future city-owned theater on Howard Street at a City Council meeting this week. Aldermen agreed unanimously to lease the one-story building,...

Aloha Poke brings Hawaiian fare to Evanston

Syd Stone, Reporter

March 18, 2017

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories

Aloha Poke Co. opened its doors Friday, bringing a taste of Hawaii to the former location of Jamba Juice, 630 Davis St. The Evanston location of Aloha is the chain’s fourth spot in the Chicago area, and its first outside...

South Evanston Whole Foods to close

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 16, 2017

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories

The south Evanston Whole Foods is set to close in March, according to city officials. Ald. Melissa Wynne (3rd) announced the closure of the store, located at 1111 Chicago Ave., in an email update to constituents. The store...

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...

New animal hospital on Dempster Street to open next summer pending city approval

Margaux MacColl, Reporter

November 22, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Local, Politics

A new animal hospital on Dempster Street will open next summer pending approval by the City Council. The hospital, which will be headed by veterinarian Gail Henry, would be located at 516 Dempster St. It is tentatively being...