The Daily Northwestern

Evanston nonprofit, Walgreens open training center for adults with autism

Ciara McCarthy, Summer Reporter

August 2, 2013

Evanston-based nonprofit organization Have Dreams and Walgreens opened a new training facility for adults with autism Wednesday on Dempster Street. Representatives from Have Dreams and Walgreens marked the opening of the center...

Evanston firefighters put out ‘difficult’ blaze with help from 8 nearby communities

Manuel Rapada, Breaking News Editor

June 5, 2013

Evanston firefighters put out a large blaze in a Judson Avenue apartment complex this afternoon with help from eight nearby communities. The Evanston fire department responded about 2:30 p.m. to the three-story apartment building...

ComEd outage leaves 2,100 in Evanston area without power

Susan Du, City Editor

October 10, 2012

Commonwealth Edison reported a power outage Tuesday afternoon that affected about 2,100 customers. City spokesman Eric Palmer said in a news release that as of 4:47 p.m., there were 1,285 ComEd customers without power. When...