The Daily Northwestern

Evanston Fire Department extinguishes Mulford Street house fire

Emma Edmund, Assistant City Editor

November 20, 2019

Evanston Fire Department extinguished a house fire located at 1017 Mulford St. that caused a pet dog’s death Wednesday afternoon. At 4:25 p.m., firefighters were dispatched to the house for smoke coming from the roof and...

Northwestern allocates $1 million for Good Neighbor Fund

Emma Edmund, Assistant City Editor

November 18, 2019

Northwestern University donated $1 million to the city’s Good Neighbor Fund for 2020, according to a news release. This is the fifth consecutive year the university added to the fund, which will support various city endeavors,...

EFD announces new smoke detector law

Samantha Handler, City Editor

November 6, 2019

The Evanston Fire Department and public health officials urged residents Tuesday to learn about the state’s new smoke detector law, which requires residents to replace them by 2022. According to a Tuesday EFD release, EFD...

Chicago resident hit in head with brick in attempted murder

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 1, 2019

A Chicago man was arrested and charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery in connection with an incident where a man on Howard Street was hit in the head with a brick numerous times, according to a Tuesday Evanston Police...