Evanston Holds Inaugural LGBTQ Pride Fest At Fountain SquareEvanston Mayor Steve Hagerty said Evanston plans to make Pride Fest an annual celebration.
Evanston Invites People To Cool Off Near Fire Hydrants If They Can't Hit The BeachAccording to the City of Evanston, several area beaches will be closed because of E. coli levels found in the water.
A Chicago Senior Citizen Team Wins First National Championship In 3-On-3 Half Court BasketballPlaying basketball instead of bingo? A special group of senior citizens is shattering stereotypes and having a ball along the way. Age is just a number on the basketball court for some “golden girls” in Evanston.
Evanston Official Defends Change In Parking Fines; 'The City Does Not Look At Ticket Revenue As A Source Of Revenue'Evanston increased fines for street cleaning parking violations from $40 to $75, but eliminated a $200 towing charge that went to towing companies. Drivers now pay less for violations, but all the money goes to the city.
96-Year-Old Veteran Left Permanently Disabled After Pipe Bursts In Evanston Nursing Home Now Facing EvictionThe family of a 96-year-old man says the nursing home facility he lives in made him sick and he's now facing eviction.
Evanston Resident Wants Larger Print On Street Cleaning Signs; 'It's Impossible To Read At Any Distance'Armed with a tape measure, an Evanston resident is working to prove his point about street signs being too small to read, and with the help of CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker he is finally getting the attention of city leaders.
Hundreds Race Against Hate In Memory Of Northwestern Basketball Coach Ricky ByrdsongOn Saturday, hundreds ran in memory of the former Northwestern basketball coach at Evanston's annual Race Against Hate.
Plenty Of Laws Protect Historic Buildings, But What About Long-Standing Trees?There are rules to protect historic homes and buildings, but in many places no such laws exist to preserve magnificent towering trees.
Woman, Man Injured When Minivan Crashes Into McDonald's In EvanstonTwo people were injured Thursday morning, when a minivan crashed into a McDonald's in Evanston, as the driver lost control while trying to make a turn.
2 People In Custody After Jeep Flees Area Where Shots Were Fired In EvanstonEvanston police said Wednesday afternoon they have two persons of interest in custody after they were searching for occupants of a silver Jeep that was seen fleeing an area where shots were fired.
Illinois Universities Launch Twins Research ProjectTwo Illinois universities are putting together what they say is the first database to focus on twins in the state.