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Blotter: Police recover stolen handgun during traffic stop

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 27, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Police recovered a stolen handgun Monday during a traffic stop in south Evanston. At about 1 a.m., patrol officers stopped a vehicle for an expired registration at the intersection of Howard Street and Western Avenue, Evanston...

Police Blotter: CVS employee arrested after altercation

Nora Shelly, City Editor

January 16, 2017

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A CVS employee was arrested Thursday after an altercation with another employee. Officers were called to the store, 1711 Sherman Ave., just after midnight by two other employees, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said. The...

Man arrested after attempted theft at Evanston CVS, charged with four offenses

Yvonne Kim, Reporter

June 23, 2016

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

A 47-year-old man was arrested Saturday afternoon in connection with attempting to steal a wallet from a shopper at a CVS store in Evanston. A 43-year-old Glenview resident said she confronted the man now identified as Elmo...

New pharmacy to move into downtown Evanston

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

April 18, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

A new speciality pharmacy is set to open Wednesday in downtown Evanston. Simply Pure Rx will open its retail storefront at 1607 Benson Ave. in the Sherman Plaza complex across the street from the Davis El stop. In addition...

Best Reward System: CVS

Benjamin Din, Reporter

February 27, 2015

Filed under Best of Evanston

It's time to trade in that Starbucks gold card for CVS Pharmacy's red ExtraCare card. Conveniently located near campus, CVS, 1711 Sherman Ave., is the one-stop shop for college students and downtown Evanston residents alike....

Police Blotter: Jan. 27

Julian Gerez, Reporter

January 26, 2015

Filed under City, Crime

Car stolen in north Evanston on Friday A car was stolen in north Evanston on Friday night, police said. The car, a 2010 Mercedes-Benz, was parked in the 1300 block of Central Street at around 7:30 p.m., Evanston police Cmdr. ...

Police Blotter: Sept. 30

Marissa Mizroch, Reporter

September 29, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Neighborhood 'dollhouse library' stolen off front lawn A dollhouse that contained books for children was stolen from a 68-year-old woman’s lawn Saturday, police said. An iron garden table was also stolen off the property...