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Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with retail theft

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 2, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago resident was arrested Thursday afternoon in connection with retail theft in south Evanston. An employee from the CVS in the 100 block of Asbury Avenue called police after she observed the man putting items in his ...

Blotter: Chicago man charged in connection with attempted murder

Ben Pope, Summer Editor

June 26, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A Chicago man was arrested last Tuesday night in connection with an attempted first-degree murder in north Evanston. The incident took place at an apartment building in the 2300 block of Noyes Court — one block north of the...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with forgery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 13, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man was arrested in connection with forgery in north Evanston on Thursday, though the crime was initially reported by an Evanston woman on Feb. 17. A 62-year-old woman noticed that multiple personal checks were missing f...

Blotter: Chicago man arrested in connection with domestic battery

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 24, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago resident was arrested Tuesday night in connection with a reported domestic battery in south Evanston. Police were called to the 1400 block of Howard Street in response to a domestic dispute, Evanston police Cmdr....

Blotter: Evanston man arrested in connection with dog bite, battery case

Sophie Mann, Digital Development and Recruitment Editor

May 14, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A 47-year-old Evanston resident was arrested Thursday in connection with a battery and dog bite case in south Evanston, according to a news release. A 65-year-old Chicago resident was making a right turn onto Forest Avenue...

Chicago EPA office denies rumors of closing

Aidan Markey, Web Editor

April 19, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Politics

The Environmental Protection Agency’s Chicago office has rejected speculation it will be closing as part of proposed budget cuts by President Donald Trump’s administration. Robert Kaplan, director of the Region 5 Chicago...

Evanston Civic Center sees most ballots during first week of early voting in Cook County

Syd Stone, Reporter

March 27, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center had the most ballots in Cook County during the first week of early voting, according to a tweet from Cook County Clerk David Orr. Orr wrote in the tweet that 1,837 ballots had been cast at the Civic Center since early voting opened March 20. Evans...