The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Two men arrested for possession of cannabis, handgun

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

January 23, 2019

Filed under City, Crime

Two men were arrested last Thursday for possession of cannabis and a loaded handgun after being pulled over for failing to signal a turn. The Evanston Police Department pulled over a black Nissan turning south on Clark Street...

Blotter: Chicago woman arrested in connection with reckless conduct

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago woman was arrested in connection with reckless conduct on Tuesday after a driving incident that occurred over a week before. On Sept. 2, at 4:57 p.m., a 43-year-old man was in his vehicle going southbound on Sherman...

Northwestern students report apartment break-in

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

February 2, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A man broke into a home in the 600 block of Clark Street early Tuesday morning and threatened two Northwestern students, according to an alert released by the University. The man broke a window in the rear door to gain entrance...

Police Blotter: Woman released from police station despite battery accusation

Joanne Lee, Reporter

September 27, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Woman released from police station despite battery accusation A 30-year-old woman was taken into custody Thursday night in connection with pepper spraying a 64-year-old woman. The woman who pressed charges told police she ...

Letter to the Editor: NU’s unsustainable parking projects

Dick Reif

June 9, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Why does a university that champions sustainability conduct projects that threaten the environment? Here are some examples: The Chicago Tribune reported that Northwestern seeks a multi-year lease for 100 parking spaces in an Evanston garage at 525 Church St. This request comes just over a...

Police Blotter: April 27

Julian Gerez, Reporter

April 26, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Tea shop defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti Someone drew anti-Semitic messages in a restaurant near Northwestern, police said. One of the employees at Kung Fu Tea, 726 Clark St., said he discovered the markings — a swastika a...

Blotter: Feb. 2

Hal Jin, Reporter

February 1, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Driver charged with obstructing justice A 25-year-old Evanston man was arrested in connection with obstructing justice after officers stopped his car Thursday. Police stopped the man near the intersection of Clark Street ...

Police Blotter: Nov. 11

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 10, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Puppy stolen Saturday from Evanston yard An unknown person took a puppy from a yard near Evanston Township High School on Saturday afternoon, police said. The puppy was stolen from a 55-year-old woman at a residence in the 1700 block of ...

Public arts project coming to Davis Street CTA stop

Jennifer Ball, Assistant City Editor

September 30, 2014

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City

City officials are planning to install a public arts project near the CTA station on Davis Street. The project will be located in the 2nd Ward, just east of the CTA station's downtown Evanston location. In the next few months,...

Evanston to host art, food festival

Jennifer Ball, Assistant City Editor

September 22, 2014

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

Evanston will host a festival featuring artwork and food from local residents and restaurants this weekend to explore city culture. The event, called the "Evanston Art & Big Fork Festival," will take place from Friday...