Most of the runners, throwers and jumpers competing at the Class 3A Illinois High School Association Loyola Academy Sectional track meet Thursday were aiming for personal records as more realistic for most than actual state qualifying berths.
Someone stole a backpack and a cell phone that was left unattended at a construction site on Pitner Avenue and Cleveland Street. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
A member of the Evanston/Skokie District 65 School Board challenged the superintendent this week on his process for selecting principals for two district schools, asserting that he should be giving teachers a greater role.
Ten autonomous robots will attempt to outmaneuver each other to win at “Robot Checkers” Saturday as they and their student designers take part in the 24th annual Design Competition at Northwestern University’s McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science.
Now that warmer springtime weather has more residents out in their yards, city officials say complaints about rats are on the rise in Evanston -- although not beyond levels typically seen in other years.