The Daily Northwestern

Police Blotter: Naperville man’s car reported stolen in Evanston

Marissa Page, City Editor

February 2, 2016

Filed under City, Crime

A 33-year-old Naperville, Illinois man reported his car had been stolen in the 1900 block of Howard Street on the border of Evanston and Chicago on Monday afternoon, police said. Officers received a call from the man aroun...

Michael Szot appears in court

Lydia Ramsey, Managing Editor

October 2, 2014

Filed under Campus

McCormick senior Michael Szot appeared in DuPage County court on Thursday morning for a scheduled status hearing. In July, Szot was arrested in connection with a car accident in Naperville, Illinois that killed McCormick...

New details emerge in DUI crash

Ally Mutnick and Rebecca Savransky

September 23, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Drowning has been ruled the official cause of death for McCormick senior Mihirtej Boddupalli, who was one of two passengers in a July drunk driving accident that left the car they were riding in at the bottom of a 40-feet-deep...

Michael Szot pleads not guilty to accident-related charges

Rebecca Savransky, Summer Editor

August 25, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Rising McCormick senior Michael Szot pleaded not guilty Monday to all drunk driving and reckless homicide charges in connection with a car accident last month that killed two passengers, including McCormick senior Mihirtej Boddupalli. A...

Rising McCormick senior Michael Szot’s blood alcohol content was .14 at the time of car crash that killed two

Tyler Pager and Rebecca Savransky

July 21, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Rising McCormick senior Michael Szot had a blood alcohol content of .14 Saturday morning when he crashed a car into a water-filled quarry, killing two passengers, a spokesman for the DuPage County State's Attorney said. T...

Preliminary report: Rising McCormick senior Mihirtej Boddupalli died from drowning

Paige Leskin, Tyler Pager, and Rebecca Savransky

July 21, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A preliminary coroner's report indicates that rising McCormick senior Mihirtej Boddupalli died from drowning Saturday morning after the car he was riding in landed in a water-filled quarry in Naperville, Illinois. Rising McCormick...

Updated: Rising McCormick senior Mihirtej Boddupalli dies in Naperville car accident Saturday morning

Paige Leskin, Tyler Pager, and Rebecca Savransky

July 19, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Rising McCormick senior Mihirtej Boddupalli died Saturday morning in a car accident in Naperville, Illinois, police said. Rising McCormick senior Michael Szot was driving the vehicle and survived the accident, but Boddupalli...

OfficeMax to open in downtown Evanston

Jeanne Kuang, Assistant Summer Editor

August 28, 2013

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

OfficeMax is coming to downtown Evanston, a city official confirmed Wednesday afternoon. City manager Wally Bobkiewicz said the office supply store will open in Sherman Plaza, located on Sherman Avenue between Church and Davis...