Northwestern University has recognized five faculty members for teaching excellence, three with 2013 Charles Deering McCormick Professors of Teaching Excellence Awards and two with 2013 Charles Deering McCormick University Distinguished Lecturer Awards.
SPRINGFIELD – Illinois lawmakers are no longer talking about being fair to public employees with pension reforms. Instead, with about a month to go in the legislative calendar, lawmakers are focusing on the courts.
Two bikes were stolen from an unlocked garage on Seward Street and an expensive purse disappeared from a hospital room. Those stories among the items in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
Main Street in Evanston won't be without a toy store for long. Oliver's Trains and Toys which opened last year on Central Street is planning a second store on Main Street -- just across the street from an existing toy shop that's closing.