Northwestern Ph.D. Student Accused Of Stealing His Own Car Wins Civil SuitLawrence Crosby says he was beaten and arrested after Evanston police pulled him over back in October 2015.
Evanston Rejects Plan To Convert Historic Mansion To HotelThe Evanston City Council rejected a plan by James Pritzker to convert a mansion into a hotel. Alderman voted 6-3 against the plan.
Evanston May Create Tax Fund To Upgrade Aging Shopping CenterThe City of Evanston is considering devoting up $20 million toward upgrading an aging shopping center in the western part of the north suburban city.
Evanston Mulls Ban On Hands-Free Phone Calls While DrivingOfficials in Evanston are considering a ban on all cell phone calls while driving – even hands-free phones – believing they distract even the best of drivers.