The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Des Plaines 16-year-old arrested in connection with handgun recovery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

September 13, 2017

A Des Plaines juvenile was arrested Monday in connection with two felonies and a misdemeanor in central Evanston, according to a news release. The vehicle the juvenile was in was stopped in the 1300 block of Emerson Street...

Blotter: Des Plaines man arrested in connection with felony aggravated battery

Sophie Mann, Reporter

June 16, 2017

A Des Plaines resident was arrested Wednesday night in connection with aggravated battery after inappropriately touching a woman in south Evanston. The woman called the police after the man tried touching her arm and speaking...

Evanston issues most same-sex marriage licenses of any Cook County suburb

Stephanie Kelly, City Editor

February 18, 2015

Evanston has issued more marriage licenses to same-sex couples than any other suburb in Cook County, according to a report released Wednesday by the county’s clerk. Evanston issued 142 marriage licenses in Cook County’s...

Local governments approve Evanston to supply Des Plaines with water

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 7, 2014

Four village boards voted Monday night to approve an agreement for Evanston to supply Des Plaines with up to 5 million gallons of potable water a day starting in 2015. The Illinois village boards of Palatine, Arlington Heights,...