The Daily Northwestern

Registry Week finds fewer homeless people in Cook County

Sammy Caiola, Reporter

February 17, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local

The Alliance to End Homelessness in Suburban Cook County recently released the results of its first Registry Week, which counted 125 unsheltered persons and nearly 1,000 sheltered persons in the areas north, west and southwest...

Evanston to study alternative transportation at Chicago and Main

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

February 13, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local

Evanston is taking steps to research and potentially redesign the Purple Line Station at the intersection of Main Street and Chicago Avenue. The Regional Transportation Authority has labeled the changes Transit-Oriented Development,...

Council approves high-rise project, Chicago/Main TIF district revitalization

Jia You, Assistant City Editor

January 29, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local, Politics

City Council approved an amended plan for a high-rise project on Emerson Street and established a special taxing district to revitalize the Chicago/Main area Monday night. Property owner Robert King and developer Fifield Companies...

New sushi restaurant to open near Central Street

Olga Gonzalez Latapi, Reporter

January 28, 2013

Filed under Business, City

Coast Sushi Bar, a Chicago-based restaurant, will open a new branch off Central Street in early February. Coast Sushi & Sashimi's new branch will be located at 2545 Prairie St., according to Chicago Magazine. The same publication...

Dropping home prices, available inventory lead to increased demand among Evanston homebuyers

Edward Cox, Reporter

January 28, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local

Longtime Evanston resident Dorothy King had lived in her spacious four-bedroom home for about 20 years and was ready to move to smaller living quarters. King's home was snapped up in six days last spring, and buyers wanted...