The Daily Northwestern

Evanston releases economic report for third quarter of 2014

Stephanie Kelly, Assistant City Editor

November 9, 2014

Filed under Business, City, Local

The city released an economic report Friday that presented Evanston’s progress in the third quarter of 2014. The report showed a consistent decrease in the unemployment rate since July. In the report, the city's Economic...

Blotter: May 27

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

May 27, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Ray-Ban sunglasses stolen from Sherman Avenue store Two men stole two pairs of Ray-Ban sunglasses from VisualEyes, 1725 Sherman Ave., on Thursday afternoon. An employee of the store told police two unknown men took the gla...

Another frozen yogurt place looks to open in Evanston this summer

Bailey Williams, Assistant City Editor

May 7, 2014

Filed under Business, City, Local

Just months after the city experienced record-breaking freezing temperatures, a third frozen dessert shop has announced plans to open in Evanston. Forty-year residents of Evanston are looking to open a community-oriented frozen...

Blotter: Feb. 14

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

February 14, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston teen battered with baseball bat Several people battered an Evanston teenager with a baseball bat Monday evening, police said. Unknown people approached the 17-year-old boy after 5 p.m. Monday in the 800 block of Dod...

Blotter: Jan. 15

Julian Gerez, Reporter

January 14, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston man arrested twice in one weekend Officers arrested an Evanston man twice over the weekend. Police charged Winston Evans with aggravated assault and battery Friday in the 900 block of Chicago Avenue. Evans, 47, struc...

Blotter: Oct. 16

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

October 15, 2012

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Chicago woman arrested in connection with forgery Chicago resident Lillian Taylor turned herself into the Evanston Police Department for forgery Wednesday, EPD Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. In May, EPD issued a warrant for Tay...

Blotter: Oct. 12

Ina Yang, Reporter

October 11, 2012

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Attempted liquor theft  A man attempted to steal hard liquor from the Jewel-Osco grocery store, 2485 Howard St., Monday evening. The man tried to take two bottles of vodka at 5 p.m. when he was caught by loss prevention offi...