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Ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason Cuts Final Ties With Chicago, Selling Loft

The former CEO and co-founder of Groupon has put his Chicago loft up for sale, cutting the last vestige to his career here.



Bicyclist Struck By Vehicle On Northwestern Campus

The 21-year-old woman was struck while riding her bike at Sheridan Road and Chicago Avenue at 10:50 p.m.



Police: Man Killed In Evanston Motorcycle Crash

A man was killed Saturday morning when he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed in north suburban Evanston, police said.


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North Suburban School Officials Warning About Potential Mumps Cases

Officials in two north suburban school districts are warning students, staff and parents about possible cases of the mumps, even though they cannot confirm it.


(Clockwise from top left) Alejandro Costilla, Jonathan Labe, Glenn Lapidus, Vaselin Minev face child sex abuse charges for allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old boy they met through an ad the victim placed on Craigslist. (Booking photos)

Four Charged Sexually Abusing Child Met Through Craiglist Ad

The investigation began in August 2013 when police became aware of the advertisement on the Internet trading site in which the victim was soliciting sex, said Cmdr. Jay Parrott of the Evanston police department.


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Evanston Cops Issue 120 Tickets In Crackdown On Distracted Driving

Evanston chose to do a concerted cell phone ban mission because April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month.


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Students At Pope John XXIII School Learn Of Namesake’s Legacy Ahead Of Sainthood

There’s only one institution in the Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago named after Pope John XXIII; it’s an elementary school in Evanston, and anticipation there is building for the late pope’s upcoming canonization in Rome.


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Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Co-Worker In Evanston

Sulaimon Adigun, 24, was charged with criminal sexual assault and was ordered held on $75,000 bond Wednesday.


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Vandals Slash Tires Of 19 Vehicles In Evanston

Some north suburban residents woke up Tuesday to find vandals had slashed the tires on their vehicles which had been parked on the street overnight.


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Wilmette Woman Charged After Injuring Cyclist In Evanston Crash

63-year-old woman is facing a litany of charges after she went on an “erratic” driving rampage, striking three cars, a scooter and a cyclist — seriously injuring him — in north suburban Evanston on Sunday.


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Out-Of-Control Driver Smashes Cars, Critically Injures Bicyclist

A driver critically injured a bicyclist after smashing into several cars, and a scooter in the north suburbs Sunday.


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Police: Body Found In Evanston Could Be Missing Des Plaines Woman

A body found Sunday morning in north suburban Evanston could be of woman who had been missing from Des Plaines for weeks, police said.


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Suit: Man ‘Maliciously’ Attacked By Evanston, Skokie Police

A north suburban man had to have a metal plate put into the left side of his head after being attacked by Evanston and Skokie police officers, according to a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday.


Haven Middle School. (Credit: CBS)

Leggings Policy Divides Evanston School

How tight is too tight? A debate is raging in the north suburbs about girls who wear leggings to school.


Artistic rendering of a new "global hub" for the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston. (Credit: Northwestern)

Northwestern Announces $3.75 Billion Fundraising Effort

The private suburban Chicago university says the money will be used to a series of new buildings and renovations while also endowing professorships, creating scholarships and supporting research, among other plans.


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Grocery Bagger Right Where She Wants To Be At Age 91

Retirement seems to be a state of mind for Clara Kahn, who, at the age of 91, says her job bagging groceries at Jewel “is retirement.”


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Man Gets 35 Years In 2011 Beating Death

A south suburban man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for attacking a 61-year-old man as he walked to work in Evanston in 2011, taking $10 from the his pocket as he lay bleeding and unconscious in the street.


Evanston Police Officer Sean O'Brien was running errands Tuesday when he spotted a small boy running around in the street in Des Plaines. When the boy jumped in the river, O'Brien jumped in after him and saved his life. (Credit: Sun-Times Media)

Evanston Officer’s Rescue Effort Earns National Award

Police officer Sean O’Brien, credited with the dramatic rescue of a boy from the frigid Des Plaines River last year, has been named Officer of the Month by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.


The Harley-Clarke Mansion, near Lighthouse Landing Park in Evanston. (Credit: Facebook)

New Plan Would Turn Historic Mansion Into Offices, Education Center

Roughly 100 Evanston residents Wednesday night applauded a proposal to lease a historic mansion on Evanston’s lakefront to the state’s coastal management program for its offices and an education center.


Roonah. (Credit: Pat Lane.)

Evanston Family Reunited With Missing Parrot

Roonah the parrot has been found after surviving a day and a night in the cold.