The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Armed robbery of phone near Jewel-Osco parking lot

Joshua Irvine, Copy Chief

May 20, 2019

Police responded Friday afternoon to a report of an armed robbery in the 2400 block of Howard Street. A man told police he was accosted by an armed man at 2:40 p.m. while walking near the southwest corner of a Jewel-Osco located...

Three arrested after break-in at Northwestern student residence

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 25, 2016

Three people were charged in connection with a break-in in the 2000 block of Maple Avenue Tuesday night, police said. A 23-year-old Evanston woman was charged with theft, and a 25-year-old Evanston man and 32-year-old Skokie man ...

Blotter: Nov. 25

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 24, 2013

Former significant other harasses Northwestern staff member A person who a Northwestern staff member once dated has been harassing the staff member for at least four months, according to police. Since the staff member and...

Backwards Compatible: Ultrabooks vs. Laptops vs. Tablets Smackdown 2012

Will Podlewski, Columnist

November 15, 2012

As a college student and journalist, my laptop is my life. From pulling up dry art history readings to booting up the latest bargain-bin games for “Insert Coin,” almost everything I do in some way relates to my trusty, if...