140 Chicago

Robert J. Merschantz, 32, address unknown, was arrested at 140 Chicago Ave. at 1:23 a.m. Friday and charged with retail theft. He is due in court on May 8 at 9 a.m.

Charles Bartling

A resident of Evanston since 1975, Chuck Bartling holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and has extensive experience as a reporter and editor for daily newspapers, radio stations and business-oriented magazines.

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