The Daily Northwestern

The Keg of Evanston replacement to apply for permit

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

January 21, 2014

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

A replacement for The Keg of Evanston is likely to begin paperwork next week to open in the city. The restaurant, whose name hasn’t been made public, will soon apply for a permit with the city government, said Evan Oliff,...

Police: Convicted killer among 2 men caught with loaded weapons

Ciara McCarthy, Summer Reporter

July 19, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

Police arrested two felons in connection with weapons possession Tuesday afternoon, including a man who was convicted in an Evanston homicide in 2005. Officers spotted 27-year-old Blair Aikens, who was wanted for a Pennsylvania...

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...

Updated: Targeted murder in west Evanston latest in bloody family feud

Marshall Cohen, Print Managing Editor

December 12, 2012

Filed under City, Crime, Justin Murray, Local, Top Stories

Update, 7 p.m. Wednesday: In a statement this evening, Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl called the recent shootings "unacceptable." "While we grieve with our local families over their losses, the entire Evanston communi...