Fourth Of July Is 'Dibs' Time In EvanstonIf it can be moved, it’s holding down spots: blankets, chairs of all sizes, dog crates, ladders, umbrellas, mixing bowls, cribs, tables, bunting, tubs of driveway seal coat, picnic benches and even crime scene tape.
Man Charged With Raping And Choking Girlfriend In EvanstonStephane N. Edouard, of the 800 block of Michigan Avenue, was charged with one felony count of aggravated sexual assault, one felony count of domestic battery and one felony count of unlawful restraint, according to a statement from Evanston police.
Evanston Home Uninhabitable After Lightning Strike Causes FireA neighbor called to report that lightning had struck a two-story house in the 1500 block of Wesley Avenue at 8:19 p.m. and that there was smoke coming from the roof, according to a statement from the Evanston Fire Department.
Three Wounded In Evanston ShootingThe teens were standing near a home on the west side of Dodge Avenue and shots came from between two houses on the east side of Dodge, police said.
Woman Charged With Setting Off Explosion In Evanston Target BathroomEmergency crews were called at 4:08 p.m. Wednesday to the store at 2209 Howard St. following the explosion involving a plastic bottle inside the women’s bathroom.
Woman Questioned In Explosion At Evanston TargetA 44-year-old woman has been taken into custody in connection to a small explosion in the women’s restroom of a Target store in Evanston.
Police Probe Possible Theft From Evanston HS Lockers, By School StaffA day after a gun was found in the backpack of a student at Evanston Township High School, now police say they're investigating an apparent theft from a student's locker--by school staff.
Man In Custody After Police Fire Shots In EvanstonEvanston Police say a 25-year-old man is in custody after an almost hour-long confrontation with officers Tuesday afternoon.
Evanston's Dave's Italian Kitchen Suddenly ClosesEvanston restaurant Dave's Italian Kitchen abruptly announced that is was no longer open for business.
Chicago Man Found Shot To Death In Basement Of Evanston Apartment BuildingPolice are asking for help from the public as they investigate the death of a Chicago man whose body was discovered Friday night in an Evanston apartment building, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Polar Plunge For Special Olympics A Little Warmer This Year, But Oh That WindA year ago, a backhoe had to work for hours to cut through an 18-inch ice sheet to provide a place for participants to plunge. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
9-1-1 Tapes Released In Evanston Home InvasionA Northwestern University student got to a place of safety then quietly made a call for help when an intruder broke into the Evanston apartment she shares with three others.