The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Man’s car vandalized in south Evanston

Sophie Mann, Reporter

October 18, 2017

Filed under City, Crime

An Evanston resident told police his vehicle had been vandalized while parked in an alleyway in south Evanston between Monday night and Tuesday morning. The man typically parks his vehicle in the alleyway in the 400 block of...

Belgian chocolate cafe comes to Evanston

Amanda Gilbert, reporter

May 15, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local

From Burger King to Oceanique, Evanston has a wide range of dining options, but it has not attracted a chocolate cafe until now. The city's Site Plan and Appearance Review Committee on Wednesday approved a plan to bring the...

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn launches online pension awareness campaign

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 29, 2012

Filed under City, Politics, State

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn launched a campaign this month to raise awareness about Illinois’ current pension crisis. The campaign, entitled “Thanks In Advance,” includes a website, Facebook page and Twitter handle. The website...

Evanston unemployment steadily decreases

Amanda Gilbert, Reporter

October 31, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local, State

Evanston’s unemployment rate continues to fall, reaching its lowest level since May. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Evanston’s unemployment rate was 6.4 percent at the end of September. A year ago, the...