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Men’s Basketball: Jordan Ash to transfer for final year of eligibility

Men’s Basketball: Jordan Ash to transfer for final year of eligibility

Andrew Golden, Assistant Sports Editor

March 18, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Justin Murray, Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Senior guard Jordan Ash announced that he will transfer from Northwestern, in a post on Twitter. “I sincerely appreciate Coach Collins, the staff and the administration for giving me the opportunity to be a Northwestern student athlete,” Ash said in the Twitter post. “Thank...

Obama mentions slain Evanston teen in gun control speech

Obama mentions slain Evanston teen in gun control speech

Ciara McCarthy, Assistant City Editor

April 3, 2013


Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Justin Murray, Latest Stories

President Barack Obama mentioned a shooting victim from Evanston during a gun control speech this evening in Denver. "I had another conversation just a couple of months ago with a mom from Chicago — actually, Evanston, Illinois — whose son had been killed in a random shooting," Obama said at the...

Evanston gun control advocate Carolyn Murray to set up $3,000 reward for information on son’s shooting death

Evanston gun control advocate Carolyn Murray to set up $3,000 reward for information on son’s shooting death

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

March 15, 2013


Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Justin Murray, Latest Stories

Evanston gun control activist Carolyn Murray is reaching out to community organizations to set up a $3,000 reward for information on the November murder of her son Justin. During a City Council meeting Monday, Murray announced her partnership with Cook County Crime Stoppers and St. Sabina Church o...

‘Gang related’ label an excuse for unsolved homicides, victim’s mother says

‘Gang related’ label an excuse for unsolved homicides, victim’s mother says

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

February 5, 2013


Filed under City, Crime, Justin Murray, Local

With no arrests made more than two months after the murder of 19-year-old Justin Murray, his mother, Carolyn Murray, has increased pressure on the Evanston Police Department to solve the case quickly. Murray alleged that EPD has used the label “gang related” to describe her son and Javar Bamberg’s...

Superintendent: ‘Fear, anxiety’ among ETHS students after recent shootings

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

December 14, 2012


Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Justin Murray

District 202 Superintendent Eric Witherspoon acknowledged Thursday that a recent spate of gun violence in Evanston has led to heightened unease among the several thousand students who attend the city's only high school. "The Evanston Police Department indicates that these recent tragic events in the...