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Evanston looks to make liquor code more ‘user-friendly’

Jia You, City Editor

April 16, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Evanston’s Liquor Control Review Board is considering updating the city’s liquor code to make it more user-friendly. City attorney Grant Farrar announced during a board meeting Thursday he had drafted a revised liquor code....

Evanston officials eye Keg replacement

Patrick Svitek, Managing Editor

April 12, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local, Politics

City officials aren't sweating the future of 810 Grove St., where The Keg of Evanston permanently closed March 31 after a yearlong tussle over its bad rap for underage drinking. During a liquor board meeting Thursday, Mayor...

Alds. Delores Holmes, Mark Tendam re-elected in landslides

Ciara McCarthy and Jia You

April 9, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Alds. Delores Holmes (5th) and Mark Tendam (6th) beat back challengers Tuesday, handily winning re-election to the Evanston City Council. Holmes, who was challenged by write-in candidate Carlis Sutton, won 338 of the 453 ba...

Election Guide 2013: Q&A with 5th Ward candidates Ald. Delores Holmes and Carlis Sutton

Jia You, City Editor

April 7, 2013

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Residents in Evanston’s 5th Ward, including many NU students living off campus, will decide Tuesday between Ald. Delores Holmes and write-in candidate Carlis Sutton for the City Council race. Holmes is seeking re-election for...