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Boocoo cafe attracts political set

Katie Park October 22, 2009

A vibrant mural of booming speakers and a crowd of singers lines the walls of Boocoo Cultural Center and Café, representing two of the founding values of the center: art and music. But a separate...

Blotter: Dog reported stolen

Grace Johnson October 22, 2009

An Evanston resident reported his dog stolen Monday, police said.The dog, "Deacon," is a six-month-old black labrador-shepherd mix, said Evanston Police Cmdr. Tom Guenther.The owner heard the dog barking,...

Evanston man sentenced to 30 years in jail for rape of NU student

Katie Park October 22, 2009

An Evanston man who sexually assaulted a Northwestern student two years ago was sentenced to 30 years in prison Monday.Darryl Preston, 26, pled guilty to two felony counts of sexual assault, according...

Evanston Police oversight board highlights citizen complaints

Ali Elkin October 21, 2009

Complaints against Evanston's police officers have been reviewed by the Evanston Citizen Police Advisory committee for almost a year now, drawing mixed responses from residents. The committee is comprised...

Moran returns from retirement for state legislature run

Emilia Barrosse October 21, 2009

After serving the city of Evanston for 18 years as an alderman , Edmund Moran has decided to return from retirement and run for state representative. Moran is one of five candidates who will be competing...

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