Northwestern University was preparing for a visit Thursday afternoon by President Barack Obama, who will be the first sitting president to visit the Evanston campus in 60 years.
“We’re an embarrassment,” Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald says.
Since 1998, NIU has a .610 winning percentage, far better than that of Illinois or Northwestern.
For all Pat Fitzgerald’s flashy words, the Wildcats haven’t had much success lately.
A paramedic from north suburban Evanston delivered his own baby daughter Friday morning, after his wife went into labor while they were driving on the Edens Expressway.
An elderly man is in critical condition after being pulled from Lake Michigan in north suburban Evanston Sunday morning.
Noise from a spin studio in Evanston has some people upset – claiming their complaints have fallen on deaf ears, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.
An Evanston man is dead in what appears to have been a tragic accident, reports WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.
Steven L. Hamann, 26, faces five felony counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, according to Evanston police.
Transgender students at Northwestern University will be getting their own separate bathrooms in the a heavily used student center on the school’s Evanston campus.
It’s dibs, suburban style — and just as serious as dibs in certain Chicago neighborhoods after a big snowstorm.
A north suburban children’s librarian died Wednesday, two days after she was involved in a crash with a motorcycle while bicycling to work.
One man was killed and another man was wounded in two separate shootings early Saturday in north suburban Evanston.
An Evanston apartment building is uninhabitable – for now anyway – after it was struck by lightning late this morning.
Alerted by an uptick in bike thefts in downtown Evanston, undercover police officers watched Saturday afternoon as two men looked at bikes locked to a rack at Church and Benson and then stole one a block away.
It’s a dangerous stunt meant to deliver a light-headed thrill. This week in Barrington, two second-graders survived a round in the school bathroom. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.
The boy was in Gilbert Park with several friends when a male fired multiple shots from behind some nearby bushes.
The owner says the car was damaged. Now, who should pay? CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
The former CEO and co-founder of Groupon has put his Chicago loft up for sale, cutting the last vestige to his career here.
The 21-year-old woman was struck while riding her bike at Sheridan Road and Chicago Avenue at 10:50 p.m.