The Daily Northwestern

Evanston residents complete program in fire services

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 16, 2014

A group of Evanston residents graduated Thursday from a city program that teaches participants about firefighting. The Evanston Citizen Fire Academy, hosted by the Evanston fire department, held a formal graduation ceremony...

Chicago teen shot in south Evanston

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

February 8, 2014

A Chicago teenager is in serious condition after being shot multiple times Saturday afternoon in south Evanston, police said. The man, 18, was shot at about 2:30 p.m. in the 500 block of Howard Street. Chicago Fire Department...

Updated: Chicago man stabbed during street artist brawl near Evanston-Chicago border

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 11, 2013

A 34-year-old man was stabbed Friday night during a fight among street artists near the Evanston-Chicago border, according to police. Shortly before midnight, Chicago and Evanston police responded to several people fighting...