The Daily Northwestern

Fire breaks out in northwest Evanston home

Julian Gerez, Reporter

January 9, 2015

A fire broke out at a northwest Evanston home Friday afternoon. The family of six who lives in the home, 2519 Harrison St., was able to exit the house safely. Evanston fire department Division Chief Dwight Hohl said the ...

Residents weigh in on preliminary bike plan

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 3, 2014

A consulting firm presented the latest draft of a citywide bike plan on Saturday that would add features to make bike travel safer on some streets and prohibit it on others. The plan would add safety features to eight “corridors,”...

Evanston residents invited to hearing on Walgreens location in Skokie

Susan Du, City Editor

November 30, 2012

Evanston is encouraging residents living near Harrison Street and Crawford Avenue to attend a Skokie Plan Commission hearing to weigh in on a proposed Walgreens. Skokie is planning to construct a new, 14,490-square-foot Walgreens...