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Man arrested in connection with multiple felonies as result of 2 search warrants

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 20, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston man was arrested Tuesday in connection with multiple felonies as a result of two search warrants, according to a Thursday news release. The first search warrant was executed at a residence in the 700 block of Custer...

Blotter: Three arrested after driving without valid driver’s licenses

Rishika Dugyala, City Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

A Chicago woman was arrested Thursday evening after police found her driving without a valid driver’s license in west Evanston. An officer assigned to investigate a traffic accident at Main Street and Dodge Avenue found that...

Police Blotter: Man charged with cocaine possession

Juliet Freudman, Reporter

April 3, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Evanston police charged a 44-year-old Zion, Illinois resident Saturday night in connection with possession of cocaine. Police first pulled over the man, Anthony D. Henley, in his car near Green Bay Road and McCormick Boulev...

Police Blotter: Two Skokie residents arrested for attempted theft

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

March 2, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

Two Skokie residents were arrested Tuesday after attempting to steal $200 worth of electrical switches from a Home Depot located in the 2200 block of Oakton Street, police said. Loss Prevention agents reported the incident...

Police Blotter: Sept. 23

Paige Leskin, City Editor

September 22, 2014

Filed under City, Crime

Unknown suspect threw objects at woman in car  A Skokie woman was driving when she was hit with objects by a man in another car, police said. The woman was driving out of a gas station on the corner of Dempster Street ...

Evanston police enact safety measures for Memorial Day weekend

Julian Gerez and Sophia Bollag

May 22, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Local, State

The Evanston Police Department will be conducting several campaigns in order to ensure citizen safety over Memorial Day weekend. The "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" traffic enforcement campaign seeks to reduce alcohol-related...

Updated: Man fatally shot in west Evanston

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

December 8, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

An Evanston man was shot to death Saturday evening on the city's west side, according to police. Floyd Gibert, 30, was shot at about 6:20 p.m. in the 2000 block of Darrow Avenue, Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. Gibert,...

Before you leave: What you need to know

Rosalie Chan, Jeanne Kuang, and Patrick Svitek

November 26, 2013

Filed under City, Local

NU Shuttles, SafeRide change hours NU Shuttles and SafeRide are adjusting their schedules for Thanksgiving break. The Evanston Loop and Campus Loop shuttles will not run Thursday through Saturday. Normal hours will start...

Updated: Quinn announces state funding for Evanston bridge

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 18, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn on Thursday announced a $2.4 million project to repair an Evanston bridge built more than a century ago. Illinois Constructors Corporation of Elburn, Ill., will rehabilitate the Bridge Street bridge...

Updated: Evanston issues heat advisory, opens cooling sites

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

July 17, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

The Evanston Health Department declared a heat advisory this afternoon, citing a heat index that could reach 105 degrees Thursday and Friday. The city opened eight public cooling centers in response to the heat wave. They will...

Evanston Environmental Association to screen award-winning environmental films

Ina Yang, Reporter

January 30, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

The Evanston Environmental Association will screen a selection of films from the Wild and Scenic Film Festival, the nation's largest environmental film festival, on Feb. 8 and Feb. 22, according to a city news release. The ass...