Here's a recap of our live coverage of this evening's Evanston City Council Administration and Public Works Committee meeting. Emergency repairs to the Civic Center boiler building's chimney are among the items up for committee approval tonight.
Evanston police checked out six reports of gunshots heard over the weekend. Also, four motor vehicles were reported damaged on city streets. These among the stories in the department's daily crime bulletin for Monday.
A three-mile “fun run” to benefit the Marty Leoni Memorial Fund that honors the life of an Evanston firefighter who perished in a blaze more than 30 years ago, will be held Sunday, Oct. 18, from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
Darnell Autry, a prominent member of Northwestern University’s 1996 Rose Bowl team and a former Chicago Bears and Philadelphia Eagles player, will serve as Grand Marshal for Northwestern’s 2015 Homecoming Parade.
The fall concert of Chicago's Civitas Ensemble will feature the work “Geometries” by Evanston resident Roger Zare. Born in Sarasota, Fla., Zare moved to Evanston with his wife, who's a doctoral student at Northwestern.
Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl and Northwestern University President Morton Schapiro announced today how the university’s first $1 million donation to the Good Neighbor Fund between the two entities will be allocated.
A Wheaton man who is a science teacher and information technology coordinator at Evanston's Roycemore School has been charged in DuPage County Circuit Court with seven counts of felony possession of child pornography.