The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Wallet, cash reported stolen on Emerson Street

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

February 8, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 66-year-old Evanston woman reported Thursday that her wallet containing $180 in cash was stolen from her apartment in the 1600 block of Emerson Street, police said. The woman said she believes the burglar entered her apartment...

Police Blotter: Evanston woman suspected to have been robbed by tenants

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

February 1, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Local

A 28-year-old Evanston woman reported multiple thefts from her apartment on the 700 block of Reba Place around 5 p.m. Tuesday evening, police said. She said she had rented a room in her apartment to two acquaintances, a white...

Police Blotter: Woman charged with DUI after minor car accident

Joanne Lee, Reporter

October 8, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

A 45-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday afternoon after she was involved in a car accident while driving under the influence of alcohol. The woman sideswiped another vehicle with the passenger’s side of her car but had...

Northwestern trustee and former AT&T executive dies at 57

Madeline Fox, Assistant Campus Editor

April 26, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Alumni, Campus, Faculty

Northwestern trustee and former AT&T global marketing executive Cathy Coughlin (Weinberg ’79) died Thursday from pancreatic cancer. Coughlin, 57, launched AT&T’s 2013 “It Can Wait” campaign discouraging people...

Letter to the Editor: Smartphone innovation is all in how you look at it

Mike Coop

March 13, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

In Yoni Pinto’s recent column on smartphone innovation, he suggested that the smartphone industry may be fresh out of ideas.  My perspective is different, although no more right nor wrong than Yoni’s.  When I moved into Shepard Residen...

Ventra mobile app announced for 2015

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 15, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, State

Ventra will release a mobile app in 2015 that will allow users to pay fare using their smartphones when riding the Chicago Transit Authority, Metra and Pace bus system. Approved by the Chicago Transit Board on Wednesday,...