Family Displaced By Evanston House FireFirefighters found heavy smoke coming from the rear of the home, and the alarm eventually was raised to a box alarm, which bring additional fire departments from surrounding communities to help fight the blaze.
Students, Grown-Ups Celebrate The Holiday SeasonChristmas may be more than a month away but that's not stopping some from getting into the holiday spirit.
Program Looking For Volunteers To Shovel Snow For Seniors, DisabledThe City of Evanston's Senior & Disabled Persons Snow Shoveling Program is now in its seventh year.
Man Injured After Shots Fired At Vehicle In EvanstonThe bullet struck and shattered the victim’s driver’s side window. He was struck in the face by glass fragments and taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Train Full Of Cubs Fans Evacuated In Evanston After Engine FireThe engine of outbound train 367 on the Union Pacific North line caught fire about 11 p.m. near the Davis Street station in Evanston.
Sailboat, Wind Surfboard Capsize In Lake MichiganEvanston authorities say three people ended up in Lake Michigan late Wednesday afternoon when a sailboat and a wind surfboard capsized near Dempster Street.
Evanston Going From 'Boot' To 'Barnacle' For Unpaid Parking TicketsLike the organism that clings to the hull of a ship, parking scofflaws in Evanston will find the new “Barnacle” attached their windshields.
Evanston Holds Memorial Ceremony To Remember 9/11 VictimsThe Evanston Fire and Police Departments held a memorial ceremony on Monday to honor the brave men and women who lost their lives 16 years ago on September 11, 2001.
Man Tries To Rob Pizza Delivery Driver But His Plastic Gun BreaksAs the suspect began to pull out what appeared to be a handgun, a plastic piece broke off, revealing the weapon was fake, police said.
10 Displaced, One Injured When Fire Damages Evanston HomeOne person was injured and nine others displaced when a fire damaged a home in north suburban Evanston on Tuesday morning.
Teen Foils Evanston Burglary, Suspect Arrested: PolicePolice arrested a 52-year-old suspect in a yard across the street.
Evanston Residents Rally Against City Council Opting Out Of Minimum Wage RaiseEvanston residents rallied Friday morning ahead of a city council meeting to discuss opting out of the Cook County ordinance that raises the minimum wage and secure sick leave for workers.