The Daily Northwestern

Help centers for sexual abuse victims plan to move into Civic Center

Edward Cox, Assistant Web Editor

January 22, 2014

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Two nonprofit organizations plan to relocate their Evanston offices to the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center, where they will offer free services to victims of sexual abuse. City Council authorized the city manager to carry ...

State police receive 30 local applications for concealed-carry licenses

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

January 17, 2014

Filed under City, Local, Politics, State

About 30 Evanston residents have applied for licenses to carry concealed weapons since Jan. 5, when the Illinois State Police began accepting applications, police said. State police have been flooded with concealed carry applications...

City moves forward with plan to provide free Wi-Fi downtown

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

January 16, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Evanston aldermen authorized the city manager’s office Monday evening to negotiate an agreement with AT&T that could provide free downtown Wi-Fi. AT&T approached the city initially wanting to rent light poles to p...

Council to discuss downtown Wi-Fi network

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

January 12, 2014

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Evanston City Council is scheduled to discuss the creation of a downtown Wi-Fi network Monday during its first meeting of the year. Council will review a potential agreement with AT&T that would provide free wireless access...