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Grad Student Robbed In Broad Daylight Near Northwestern Campus

Northwestern University is on alert, after a graduate student was robbed in broad daylight just blocks from the school’s Evanston campus.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2012

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Rats Mar Beauty Of Downtown Evanston

An inordinate number of rats have been spotted around some of the busiest and most fashionable sections of downtown Evanston lately.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011

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Evanston’s Beloved Bookman’s Alley Set To Close

A much-beloved used bookstore in downtown Evanston is set to close its doors after 31 years.

CBS 2–12/07/2011

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DNA On Cigarette Butt Leads Police To Burglar In Evanston

Lighting up a cigarette in the nonsmoker’s home proved to be the downfall of an Uptown man who was burglarizing the Evanston home at the time.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2011

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Gas Leak Evacuates Rotary Building In Downtown Evanston

A gas leak shut forced the evacuation of a high-rise office building in the heart of downtown Evanston Friday.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2011

Evanston police released this photo depicting the offender in the April 26 armed robbery of the Diadem Jewelry Store. (Credit: Evanston Police Department)

Evanston Police Release Photo Of Jewelry Store Robbery Suspect

Police have released new information they hope will help catch the man who robbed an Evanston jewelry story on Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2011

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Jewelry Store Robbed, Clerk Tied Up In Downtown Evanston

Police are searching for the robber who held up a jewelry store in the heart of downtown Evanston Tuesday morning, and tied up the clerk.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2011