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Blotter: Evanston man charged with harassment by electronic communication

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 20, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 24-year-old man was charged Wednesday afternoon with harassment by electronic communication. The Evanston man was arrested for sending a text message that expressed an intent to harm a 23-year-old Skokie woman, Evanston police...

Letter to the Editor: Three Unrelated Rule puts off-campus students at risk of eviction

May 20, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion

A few years ago, when four Northwestern undergraduates first signed on to a unit off campus, their landlord, aware that four people would actually be living there, drew up a lease for three of them to sign. Several months later,...

Blotter: Two athletic club thefts occur at roughly same time

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 6, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

Two people reported theft Thursday afternoon, one at the LA Fitness at 1618 Sherman Ave. and the other at the McGaw YMCA at 1000 Grove St. At about 2:35 p.m., a 50-year-old Chicago man reported six keys and a $150 fitbit were...

Blotter: Evanston man charged in connection with aggravated assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

May 2, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

A 66-year-old Evanston man was charged with aggravated assault Monday evening after threatening a 55-year-old man with a metal bat. Around 6:30 p.m., the 55-year-old man and his son were pulling into their driveway in the 1800...

Blotter: Intoxicated Evanston man arrested in connection with domestic assault

Colin Boyle, Photo Editor

April 23, 2018

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was arrested in connection with domestic assault Friday evening following a violent altercation with his wife. The 43-year-old man returned to his residence in the 800 block of Hinman Avenue at about 6 p.m....

Srivastava: Evanston inclusionary housing cannot stop at simply adding units

Heena Srivastava, Op-Ed Contributor

January 30, 2018

Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

During the last week, the Chicago Housing Authority has begun implementing a long-delayed initiative for inclusionary housing in the South Side neighborhood of Bronzeville according to WBEZ. The second installment to the Oakwood Shores project would...

Letter to the Editor: Bike-sharing models have bigger issues beyond individual companies

January 30, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion

After narrowly passing a City Council vote two years ago, Divvy stations made their way into Evanston and throughout Northwestern’s campus. This sounds great on paper, and one need look only at the many overburdened bike racks a...