| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Elizabeth McGovern was born in Evanston, Ill., on this day in 1961. This birthday gal currently stars as Cora, Countess of Grantham, on the popular PBS series "Downtown Abbey." She's also appeared in such films as "Clash of the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:40 PM
From the City of Evanston Web site, an announcement about upcoming landlord training workshop:
"All Evanston property owners and managers are encouraged to attend the next training workshop, titled, "Rights, Responsibilities and Tools For Effective...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:27 PM
From the City of Evanston Web site, an announcement about upcoming public meetings:
"The City of Evanston will hold public meetings on October 15 and 25, 2013 to hear comment on the 2014 Action Plan and a Substantial Amendment to the 2013 Action Plan....
| Aug 3, 2013
| 12:12 PM
An 18-year-old woman charged with fatally stabbing a Dolton man on Thursday in what police called a domestic-related incident was ordered held in lieu of $2 million bail today.
Dezarai Gardner of the 2000 block of West Jarvis Avenue is charged with...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Illinois lawmakers woke up today to find their monthly paychecks were not deposited into their bank accounts, a punishment from Gov. Pat Quinn for failing to send him a measure to overhaul the state's troubled public employee pension system.
| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:21 PM
A Dolton man was fatally stabbed on the far North Side this morning and a man who was shot last month died from his injuries, officials said.
Anthony Price, 35, of the 200 block of East 140th Street in Dolton was pronounced dead at 3:10 p.m. at St....
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:39 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
On July 18, a 57-year-old Des Plaines man was arrested in the 1900 block of Glenview Road and charged with DUI, failure to yield, improper lane usage and driving without insurance.
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:48 AM
June 30 began as a typical fun Sunday for Melissa, Justin and Jeff La Valle.
The three siblings, who mostly hung out together, took advantage of the sunny weather to go to the city for the Chicago Pride Parade with friends.
They were on their way home...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:34 PM
A 53-year-old man who was allegedly threatening Skokie police with a knife before he was shot and wounded by an officer on Saturday has been charged with multiple felonies, authorities said today.
P. Alan Luche Corro, of 1060 North Boxwood Drive in...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Sharon Eckersall, who served three terms as Evanston Township assessor and was due to retake the office next year, was found dead in her home today.
Police are investigating the death but said there was no immediate indication of foul play.
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:40 AM
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler's wife was stopped for speeding as she drove into Evanston from Chicago on Friday and was required to drive to Evanston police headquarters to post bail because she has an out-of-state driver's license, police said....