The Evanston Fire Department paused Friday to pay homage to three firefighters who lost their lives protecting the citizens of Evanston.
New reports show that, adjusting for community size, Evanston police are just as likely get sued as Chicago police -- but the Evanston cops are much more likely to win in court.
Three bicycles locked to bike racks in Evanston were stolen recently. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
Northwestern University will seek City of Evanston approval next week for it to add 26 traditional Tallmadge street lights on Sheridan Road and Chicago Avenue through the campus.
Evanston's water system is losing water to leaks at a rate more than 50 percent above state-imposed standards.
With the current four-year teachers contract running out, and the fate of the state budget still uncertain, the Evanston Township High School District 202 Board announced Wednesday it had inked a one-year contract extension with the District 202 Teachers Council.
A 2002 Vokswagen was stolen in the 2700 block of Sheridan Road and a 2004 Buick was stolen in the 1600 block of Emerson Street. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
Evanston photographers Anthony Iacuzzi and Verna Todd are featured in an exhibit next month at Perspective Gallery, in the 1300 block of Chicago Avenue.
Evanston got at least a brief respite from the extreme heat warning this afternoon when a thunderstorm blew through town, but the storm also toppled some trees and left some resididents without power.
City Manage Wally Bobkiewicz says the storm knocked down a treet at 2213 Payne St. and one at the intersection of Isabella Street and Girard Avenue.
In addition fallen branches blocked the street at at 525 Dodge Ave.
At 2:15 p.m. ComEd says about 134 customers were without power near the intersection of Ridge Avenue and Colfax Street.
Elizabeth Tisdahl today confirmed widespread speculation that she would not run for a third term as mayor of Evanston.