The Daily Northwestern

Students silently protest Ferguson decision with ‘die-in’ on sidewalk

Paige Leskin and Rebecca Savransky

November 26, 2014

Students lay down on the sidewalks near The Arch in a silent demonstration Wednesday to protest the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri not to indict the police officer who fatally shot unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. Students...

Police Blotter: Nov. 25

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 24, 2014

Two arrested Sunday in connection with assault Police arrested two Evanston men Sunday in connection with assault, authorities said. Officers responded a little after 1 p.m. on Sunday to an incident between two men in th...

Police Blotter: Nov. 24

Marissa Mizroch, Reporter

November 23, 2014

Northwestern student’s apartment burglarized An apartment in Evanston where a Northwestern student resides was burglarized Thursday night, police said. A 21-year-old student living in the 800 block of Hamlin Street re...

Police Blotter: Nov. 21

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 20, 2014

Thousands of dollars of jewelry stolen Various items of jewelry, including a ring valued at about $50,000, were taken from an Evanston apartment early Wednesday morning, police said. A 73-year-old woman who resides i...

Business organization aims to continue improvements to Dempster, Dodge area

Rachel Yang, Reporter

November 20, 2014

After a brief period of inactivity, an Evanston association is planning to revamp the area around Dempster Street and Dodge Avenue by bringing in new businesses before the new year. Nancy Floy, president of the Evanston...