7500 Western

Ruth Smith, 53, of 1516 W. Pratt Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 7500 N. Western Ave., Chicago, at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday and charged with a traffic violation. She is due in court on March 14 at 10:30 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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