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Evanston aldermen Monday approved a contract to complete the redesign of Penny Park despite claims from one resident that the project isn't necessary.

Post date: October 14, 2014 - 9:49am
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Evanston aldermen Monday unanimously backed an ordinance that would raise the age for sale and purchase of tobacco products from 18 to 21. But they stripped a provision from the ordinance that would have also made it illegal for young adults to possess cigarettes.

Post date: October 14, 2014 - 9:18am
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Evanston’s volleyball team was voted the No. 4 seed by coaches participating in the Class 4A Maine East Sectional tournament, according to pairings released by the Illinois High School Association.

The Wildkits were seeded behind No. 1 Loyola Academy, No. 2 Schaumburg and No. 3 Maine East in the 22-team field.

Evanston opens regional tournament play at Hoffman Estates on Tuesday, Oct. 28 against the Von Steuben-Taft winner. The regional title match is set for Thursday, Oct. 30 at 6 p.m.

Post date: October 14, 2014 - 6:33am
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Here's a recap of our live coverage of tonight's Evanston City Council meeting.

Post date: October 13, 2014 - 7:52pm
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Here's a recap of our live coverage of tonight's Evanston City Council Planning and Development Committee meeting.

Post date: October 13, 2014 - 7:27pm
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Saturday, October 18, 10 am, 3rd Floor Seminar Room, Main Library

Post date: October 13, 2014 - 6:33pm
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Here's a recap of our live coverage of this evening's Evanston City Council Administration and Public Works Committee meeting.

Post date: October 13, 2014 - 6:06pm
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A new restaurant opening next month on Central Street will bring back the name of the first dining establishment in the area.

Ten Mile House, named after the tavern opened in the 1830s by Major Edward H. Mulford in south Evanston, roughly where St. Francis Hospital is now, will offer, its owners say, "thoughtful comfort food and drinks in a vibrant, welcoming setting."

Post date: October 13, 2014 - 5:42pm
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Someone stole 10 five-gallon cans of gasoline from a business in the 2000 block of Greenleaf Street. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Post date: October 13, 2014 - 3:56pm
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Citizens Greener Evanston hosts a presentation by Scott Bernstein, president and co-founder of the Center for Neighborhood Technology, at Farmhouse, 703 Church St.

Post date: October 13, 2014 - 2:10pm

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