The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Jan. 9

Ina Yang, Reporter

January 8, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston church ransacked A church in the 1900 block of Darrow Avenue was broken into between 2:22 a.m. and 3:18 a.m. Sunday. The church received two phone calls from its alarm company around 2:20 in the morning but did ...

Blotter: Jan. 8

Ina Yang, Reporter

January 7, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston resident robbed by known man and woman Acquaintances of an Evanston resident allegedly robbed him Thursday morning. The man was in his backyard in the 1200 block of Pitner Avenue when a man and woman he knew appr...

While you were on break: the local, state and national news you missed

Edward Cox, Manuel Rapada, and Jia You

January 7, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local, National, Politics, State

Dec. 15: Evanston hosts gun buyback program Evanston residents turned in 45 firearms during a gun buyback program Dec. 15, the day after the Newtown, Conn., school shooting. The program came weeks after its chief organizer,...

Blotter: Jan. 7

Joseph Diebold and Manuel Rapada

January 6, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Glenview man arrested in connection to April home invasion Evanston Police charged a 51-year-old Glenview resident Dec. 19 with one count of home invasion in the theft of artwork worth up to $200,000. On April 13, 2012, ...

Updated: Targeted murder in west Evanston latest in bloody family feud

Marshall Cohen, Print Managing Editor

December 12, 2012

Filed under City, Crime, Justin Murray, Local, Top Stories

Update, 7 p.m. Wednesday: In a statement this evening, Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl called the recent shootings "unacceptable." "While we grieve with our local families over their losses, the entire Evanston communi...

Evanston churches reach out to offenders, offer second chance

Rachel Janik, Reporter

November 30, 2012

Filed under City, Crime, Local, State

After retiring from his decades-long career as a pastor at Fisher Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church in Evanston, the Rev. Hardist E. Lane continued his life's work: helping reintegrate ex-offenders into the community. “If a...

Blotter: Nov. 30

Ina Yang, Reporter

November 29, 2012

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Northwestern student loses iPhone while walking University Police received a lost property report on Nov. 23 from a student who said he lost his iPhone while walking on campus. The student was heading west in the 600 block of University...