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Mosquitoes with West Nile virus reported in Evanston

Khadrice Rollins, Summer Editor

June 23, 2016

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, State

The first West Nile virus positive mosquitoes were found in Evanston by the North Shore Mosquito Abatement District on Thursday. According to a press release, the NSMAD collected a batch of mosquitoes Wednesday, and they tested...

Neighboring towns consider Evanston as option for water supply

Stephanie Kelly, Reporter

July 12, 2014

Filed under City

Evanston could soon enter into a plan to supply neighboring villages with water as surrounding areas are looking for alternative water suppliers due to Chicago's increasing rates, a city official said. Dave Stoneback, the city's...

Evanston firefighters put out ‘difficult’ blaze with help from 8 nearby communities

Manuel Rapada, Breaking News Editor

June 5, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

Evanston firefighters put out a large blaze in a Judson Avenue apartment complex this afternoon with help from eight nearby communities. The Evanston fire department responded about 2:30 p.m. to the three-story apartment building...

Men’s Golf: Jack Perry helps Northwestern dominate field at home

Kevin Casey, Reporter

April 16, 2013

Filed under Golf, Sports

Two days after the Masters came to a thrilling conclusion, Northwestern made sure drama would never play a role in its return to competition. The No. 34 Wildcats stormed out to an 11-shot lead after the first 18 holes of the...

Blotter: Jan. 7

Joseph Diebold and Manuel Rapada

January 6, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Glenview man arrested in connection to April home invasion Evanston Police charged a 51-year-old Glenview resident Dec. 19 with one count of home invasion in the theft of artwork worth up to $200,000. On April 13, 2012, ...

Biss beats Farkas for state Senate seat

Jia You, Reporter

November 6, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Daily Decision

GLENVIEW, Ill. — Republican candidate Glenn Farkas lost tonight to Democrat Daniel Biss in the race for the 9th District Illinois State Senate seat. "The numbers are what the numbers are," Farkas said. "I’m very competitive;...