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Evanston Now - News from Evanston's online newspaper
Rubbish fire spreads to townhouse
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 12:22:05 +0000
What started as a rubbish fire Saturday evening behind a townhouse complex at 163 Asbury Ave. in Evanston spread to one of the townhouse units before firefighters were able to extinguish it.
Goncharova battles to 2nd place at IHSA tennis finals
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 03:06:38 +0000
Anastasia Goncharova put the Evanston girls tennis program back on the state map in her first season as a high school player. But the junior standout couldn’t quite climb to the top of the mountain.
Police officer hit by truck
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 14:56:30 +0000
An Evanston police officer was struck by a truck near the intersection of Emerson Street and Dodge Avenue about 9:40 this morning.
Hawks crush Kits 52-7 in regular season finale
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 04:42:39 +0000
Maine South’s football dominance in the Central Suburban League South division finally ended this season when New Trier replaced the Hawks as conference champs.
Goncharova advances to state tennis semifinals
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:28:15 +0000
Anastasia Goncharova aced her quarterfinal test Friday at the Class 2A Illinois High School Association girls state tennis tournament.
Now she’s ready for the finals exam.
Bicycle stolen, phone swiped, Honda scratched
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:02:56 +0000
A bicycle was stolen in the 700 block of Howard Street, a cell phone was removed from the counter at a store on Davis Street, and a Honda’s hood was scratched in the 2700 block of Gross Point Road. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
Handgun, drugs found on 16-year-old
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:30:50 +0000
Evanston police took a 16-year-old male into custody Thursday night after finding him in possession of 10 grams of cannabis and a loaded Beretta 9mm handgun.