The Daily Northwestern

Rainey, Chicago counterpart continue push to clean up vacant Howard Street property

Nora Shelly, In Focus Editor

October 31, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

A push from aldermen on both the Chicago and Evanston sides of Howard Street to address a vacant property on the street continued Monday in a court hearing attended by 15 residents. Hearings about violations on the property...

Northwestern alum Mutahir Rauf killed in Rogers Park shooting

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

December 6, 2014

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

Mutahir Rauf (Weinberg ’13) was killed Friday night during an attempted robbery near Loyola University Chicago’s campus in Rogers Park. Rauf, 23, died of a gunshot wound to the chest, according to an autopsy done by the...

Evanston woman shot in Rogers Park, alderman says

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 20, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police arrested a man Wednesday in connection with the shooting of an Evanston woman in her car, a Chicago alderman said police told him. Police charged Stevon Browner, 20, with aggravated battery and the unlawful discharge...

Police: Latest shooting near Evanston-Chicago border gang-related

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

May 8, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Evanston police are calling a shooting early Saturday morning near the Howard Street CTA station the latest result of gang activity near the Chicago-Evanston border. A 20-year-old man was walking just after 1 a.m. in the 7700 ...

12 arrested in undercover drug sting near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 24, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Chicago police said they arrested 12 people Thursday as a result of an undercover investigation into drug dealing near the Evanston border. A "series of shootings and complaints of narcotics sales" near the intersection of...