The Daily Northwestern

ComEd outage leaves 2,100 in Evanston area without power

Susan Du, City Editor

October 10, 2012

Commonwealth Edison reported a power outage Tuesday afternoon that affected about 2,100 customers. City spokesman Eric Palmer said in a news release that as of 4:47 p.m., there were 1,285 ComEd customers without power. When...

Convenience store restricts number of young customers allowed inside

Amanda Gilbert, Reporter

October 10, 2012

A sign posted outside a south Evanston convenience store limiting the number of children allowed inside has some questioning the restriction's legality. Sam Syed, owner of the Open Pantry Food Mart, 821 Dempster St., said nine y...