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New CTA cameras have led to greater number of graffiti arrests

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

April 23, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

The addition of new cameras in the Chicago Transit Authority's security network has led to a greater number of arrests in connection with criminal defacement cases. Along with the cameras, the CTA is filing lawsuits against...

Evanston moves forward with Main Street transportation project

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

April 13, 2014

Filed under City, Local

City officials got a first look Wednesday at a report on a potential upgrade to the public transportation stations near the intersection of Main Street and Chicago Avenue. In 2013, Evanston and the Regional Transportation Authority...

Updated: Man killed, two others wounded after shooting near Howard Street CTA station

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

April 8, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

A man was killed and two others were wounded when they were shot Monday evening inside a convenience store near the Howard Street CTA station, according to police. The shooting happened at about 7:40 p.m. in the 1600 block...

CTA announces change in rail operations scheduling policy

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Camups Editor

April 4, 2014

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Latest Stories, Local

The Chicago Transit Authority announced Friday new scheduling policies for rail operators in response to a March 24 crash at the O’Hare Blue Line station. “Safety is our highest priority at the CTA,” said CTA preside...

Blotter: Feb. 6

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

February 5, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Evanston man arrested in connection with sexual abuse of teen on CTA platform Chicago police arrested a 28-year-old Evanston man Sunday in connection with sexual abuse. Barry Marquez, of the 2300 block of Bradley Pl., ...

Classic Winter Break questions: explain NU to your family and friends

Jeanne Kuang, Holiday Guide Editor

December 7, 2013

Filed under 2013 Holiday Guide

It wouldn't be a Northwestern student's Winter Break without concerned friends and family bringing up at least one of the following conversation topics. Here are some tips on how to answer the inevitable frequent questions. "How close a...

How to get home for the holidays

Sabrina Rodriguez, Reporter

December 6, 2013

Filed under 2013 Holiday Guide

With holiday travel at an all-time high in December, find the easiest ways to get to Chicago O’Hare International Airport and Chicago Midway International Airport so you can fly home for Winter Break. The El To get to O’Hare ...