The Daily Northwestern

12 arrested in undercover drug sting near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 24, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Latest Stories, Local

Chicago police said they arrested 12 people Thursday as a result of an undercover investigation into drug dealing near the Evanston border. A "series of shootings and complaints of narcotics sales" near the intersection of...

Bottle & Bottega hosts grand opening of Evanston location

Jordan Harrison, Reporter

October 17, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local

Spending an evening making art is something John Cmarko wouldn't normally do. But 10 minutes into painting a cup of coffee, the Rogers Park resident said he was having fun. “It’s good to get out and go do something different,”...

Updated: Police: Man shot near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 10, 2013

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

A 24-year-old man was shot early this morning near the Chicago-Evanston border, according to police. The man was shot once in the arm at about 1:15 a.m. in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue, Chicago Police Department News...

Updated: Man fatally shot near Chicago-Evanston border

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

July 14, 2013

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

A Chicago man was shot and killed Sunday afternoon near the city's border with Evanston, police said. Blake Lamb, 22, was shot multiple times, including at least once in the head, at about 3:45 p.m. in the 1600 block of West...

Police: Thief threatens to shoot Rogers Park resident in Evanston, takes several items

Tanner Maxwell, Design Editor

February 17, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Someone robbed and pointed a gun at a 23-year-old man in the 1400 block of Darrow Avenue on Thursday afternoon, Evanston Police Department spokesman Cmdr. Jay Parrott said. The Chicago resident was reportedly waiting for someone...

Blotter: Nov. 29

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 28, 2012

Filed under City, Crime

Niles man arrested in connection with identity theft Ricky Mitchell was arrested and charged with identity theft Sunday morning at his home in Niles. In October, a 69-year-old Evanston resident reported a stolen purse, ...