(CBS) – Chicago’s ban on plastic bags at large retail stores takes effect Saturday. Downtown shoppers hitting the stores and carrying off their goods in plastic bags are about to become history. Cecil Driscoll is […]
The men, ages 35 and 51, were standing with a group on the driveway of a home in the 1700 block of Payne Street about 4 p.m. Thursday when two gunmen walked up and started shooting, according to Evanston police.
A northern suburban man has been charged with robbing the unlocked car of a pizza deliveryman.
Time is running out on the experimental CTA mid-evening Purple Express train, which faces an uncertain future.
The North Evanston 4th of July parade is Saturday but if you want a good seat to see it, you may already be too late.
The FBI is stepping in to help Northwestern University police after at least four incidents of racist and anti-Semitic graffiti on the Evanston campus.
Ray Owens, 27, was found in a vehicle in a parking area next to an alley in the 2000 block of Emerson Street.
Beginning Aug. 1, large retailers in the north suburb will not be giving out plastic bags at checkout.
A 52-year-old Lincolnwood man was killed after being struck by a vehicle in Evanston Saturday morning, according to Evanston police.
Dozens of Evanston residents gathered Wednesday at the South branch of the Public Library to watch scientists band and name four baby falcons.
An off-duty Evanston police officer found himself in the right place at the right time to save a life, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.
As many as 12 people were on the second-floor porch when it gave way around 8:45 p.m. Monday in the 1900 block of Darrow Avenue. The porch was left on a slant, after it broke free from the rear wall of the building. Four people were taken to hospitals for minor injuries, mostly cuts and scratches.
The incident occurred in the 1900 block of Darrow after 8 p.m.
Four juveniles were hospitalized after a car crashed into a house in north suburban Evanston on Saturday afternoon.
A driver suffered a medical emergency behind the wheel Thursday night and his car crashed into a home in north suburban Evanston.
It’s not exactly known as a trade school, but at Northwestern University, a group a Evanston residents are learning about construction while on the job.
Police in north suburban Evanston were asking for help tracking down the shooter or shooters involved in a drive-by that left two young men wounded over the weekend.
If you’re looking for a rare edition or just want to save a bit of money, then consider checking out these used bookstores in Chicago.
A car knocked down a traffic signal and crashed into a Burger King in north suburban Evanston Sunday morning, causing an evacuation of the restaurant.
School officials said the attacker is not believed to be a student at the Evanston campus, where a young woman was raped inside a dorm room between 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Monday.