The Daily Northwestern

Updated: Justin Murray funeral set for Saturday morning

Jia You, Reporter

December 3, 2012

Update, 4 p.m. Monday: The church said this afternoon that Murray's wake starts at 10 a.m. Saturday, and his funeral begins at 11 a.m. Original story: Justin Murray’s funeral will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at Faith Tem...

Blotter: Nov. 27

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 26, 2012

Women cut with scissors in salon receives 17 stitches A hair salon in the 700 block of Howard Street became the site of a possible aggravated battery case Wednesday. A 61-year-old woman was getting her hair done at about 7:...

Grandmother Park Initiative nears fundraising goal to create west Evanston tot lot

Manuel Rapada, Assistant City Editor

October 12, 2012

On a summer walk in 2009, west Evanston resident Gay Riseborough and her neighbor Mary Trujillo talked about how there seemed to be no safe place for their then-4-year-old grandsons to play. Washington Elementary School is nearb...