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Dave’s Italian Kitchen owner to turn down city loan, launches crowdfunding campaign

David Fishman, Reporter

May 8, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories

The owner of Dave’s Italian Kitchen, which closed its location on Chicago Avenue last month, will no longer pursue a loan from the city and will instead rely on individual donations to help fund a new restaurant on Noyes Street. “This is easier and it’s more politically palatable,” Dave Gla...

City discusses food truck ordinance

Nora Shelly, Assistant City Editor

May 3, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Local, Politics

Changes to Evanston’s food truck laws may be on the way, after aldermen on the Human Services Committee directed city staff to draft proposed regulations Monday night. The current city ordinance requires that any business...

Evanston welcomes Threads Boutique

Jordan Moreau, Reporter

April 20, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Multimedia, Video

Last Thursday's ribbon cutting event welcomed Threads Boutique to Evanston. The children's clothing store sells second-hand, upscale children's clothes at low prices. Even though it is currently based in Evanston, the owners are...

New pharmacy to move into downtown Evanston

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

April 18, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

A new speciality pharmacy is set to open Wednesday in downtown Evanston. Simply Pure Rx will open its retail storefront at 1607 Benson Ave. in the Sherman Plaza complex across the street from the Davis El stop. In addition...