The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man arrested for student apartment theft, man arrested for possession of a controlled substance

Molly Burke, Reporter

January 20, 2020

A 51-year-old Skokie male was arrested on a charge of possession of stolen property. Police found the man by tracing a stolen gaming system to a pawn shop, Evanston police Cmdr. Brian Henry said. The theft took place at...

Blotter: Evanston man charged in connection with aggravated assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 2, 2018

A 66-year-old Evanston man was charged with aggravated assault Monday evening after threatening a 55-year-old man with a metal bat. Around 6:30 p.m., the 55-year-old man and his son were pulling into their driveway in the 1800...

Blotter: Woman reports windshield broken, fender dented

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

April 12, 2017

A Winthrop Harbor resident reported damage to her vehicle Tuesday afternoon. The 48-year-old female reported that the front windshield of her 2013 Ford had been broken and the fender dented while it was parked on the 700 block...

Summer resurfacing work to affect traffic on four street segments

David Fishman, Summer Assistant Editor

June 20, 2016

Summertime marks a period of improvement for many, and Evanston is no exception. Beginning the week of June 27, the city will contract resurfacing work on four street segments, affecting traffic along portions of Brown Avenue,...

Police Blotter: Four Evanston residents arrested during mob fight outside La Macchina Cafe

Juliet Freudman, Reporter

May 23, 2016

A large fight broke out early Sunday morning at La Macchina Cafe, 1620 Orrington Ave., leading to the arrest of four Evanston residents. Evanston police arrived outside the restaurant at 2 a.m. to break up a mob of people f...