Evanston police say say holiday decorations have been falling victim to thieves in southwest Evanston.
Two white Christmas trees disappeared from a yard at 732 Florence Ave. and two reindeer vanished from a lawn at 1719 South Blvd. during the day on Monday.
Evanston police arrested four Chicago men early this morning after a resident alerted them to a car burglary in progress in the 1100 block of Washington Street.
Officers searching the area spotted two suspects who initially eluded them, but were later spotted trying to hide in a parked car in the 700 block of Wesley Avenue. A fourth man was detained as he tried to leave the area.
Evanston Community Development Corporation’s 2009 Outstanding Citizen Award will be presented to Leon “Sonny” Robinson, Jr. at the organization’s Annual Awards Dinner on Saturday, May 9th. The event which includes cocktails at 5:30 pm and dinner at 6:30 pm will be held at the Unitarian Church, 1330 Ridge Ave., Evanston.