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The Evanston Fire Department paused Friday to pay homage to three firefighters who lost their lives protecting the citizens of Evanston.

Post date: July 22, 2016 - 7:22pm
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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.

Post date: July 22, 2016 - 5:57pm
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Three bicycles locked to bike racks in Evanston were stolen recently. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Post date: July 22, 2016 - 4:36pm
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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.

Post date: July 22, 2016 - 4:05pm
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Evanston's water system is losing water to leaks at a rate more than 50 percent above state-imposed standards.

Post date: July 22, 2016 - 5:00am
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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.

Post date: July 21, 2016 - 5:21pm
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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.

Post date: July 21, 2016 - 4:46pm
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Evanston photographers Anthony Iacuzzi and Verna Todd are featured in an exhibit next month at Perspective Gallery, in the 1300 block of Chicago Avenue.

Post date: July 21, 2016 - 2:27pm
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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. 

Post date: July 21, 2016 - 2:15pm
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Elizabeth Tisdahl today confirmed widespread speculation that she would not run for a third term as mayor of Evanston.

Post date: July 20, 2016 - 7:21pm

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