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Study: Evanston police stand out for ‘upfront’ use of stop and frisk

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 26, 2013

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

A new report by the Better Government Association says the Evanston Police Department's use of stop and frisk is one of the most transparent in the Chicago area. The Chicago-based watchdog's study, published Tuesday, found that EPD has publicized the controversial tactic more than at least 10 other police departments in...

Owner: Tommy Nevin’s Pub ‘not going anywhere’ in face of foreclosure lawsuit

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 7, 2013

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

An owner of Tommy Nevin's says the popular pub's customers should not worry as it faces a multimillion-dollar foreclosure lawsuit. "We're not going bankrupt. We're not going anywhere," said Steven Cin, who is part of the ownership...

Grace period begins for voters who miss state registration deadline

Manuel Rapada, Assistant City Editor

October 10, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Evanston residents who missed Illinois’ Tuesday registration deadline for the Nov. 6 presidential election can still vote. From Oct. 10 to Nov. 3, voters can register for the election in-person at one of six locations designated...