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Evanston, Illinois is located in Cook County. Zip codes in Evanston, IL include 60203, 60209, and 60202. The median home price in Evanston is $299,900 which is roughly $242/per square foot. More Evanston information.

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32 min ago | WSAW

Dress codes: Where Should Schools Set Limits?

Snow will develop throughout the morning hours and will occasionally be mixed with sleet and freezing rain for the southern portion of the area.

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8 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?

They're called leggings - popular tight-fitting pants that seem to be the favorite new target of the school dress code.

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8 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

'Mean Girls' celebrates 10 years as one of our...

This month marks the 10-year anniversary of the release of "Mean Girls," which made more than $129 million at the box office, became one of the most quoted movies of all time and nestled into the hearts of fans, where it has stayed for the past decade.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Music Institute of Chicago to Welcome Pianist Inna Faliks, 5/3

For its fourth annual Distinguished Alumni Concert, the Music Institute of Chicago presents pianist Inna Faliks Saturday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston.

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Patch.com

Evanston Seeking New Animal Shelter Partner

The City of Evanston is seeking a new partner to operate the Evanston Animal Shelter.

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Patch.com

New Bike Lanes Coming To Evanston

The following is from the City of Evanston: The City of Evanston has been awarded nearly $1.5 million in federal funding for bicycle transportation improvements, Gov. Pat Quinn announced on Saturday.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Illinois House orders new audit of anti-violence spending under Quinn

Illinois House members have ordered up a deeper financial dive into the remnants of Gov. Pat Quinn's scandal-tainted Neighborhood Recovery Initiative after a damning state audit in February found the now-disbanded program was beset by "pervasive" mismanagement.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Northwestern University

Renowned Indian Novelist Amitav Ghosh Coming to Northwestern

Renowned Indian novelist Amitav Ghosh will visit Northwestern University for two weeks starting Monday to teach undergraduate and graduate student/faculty seminars and to give two public lectures on writing about polyglot societies and traveling the opium route in Asia.

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Daily Herald

Walk to Cure Arthritis set for April 26 in Lake County

The Arthritis Foundation has announced the 12th annual Walk to Cure Arthritis Lake County will be on Saturday, April 26, at Old School Forest Preserve in Mettawa.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Muse of Fire Theatre to Auction Off Lead Roles in Romeo and Juliet Reading

Muse of Fire Theatre Company today announced a unique fundraiser - a gourmet dinner and reading of Romeo and Juliet where the roles are auctioned off to the general public.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Feministing

The Feministing Five: Lilly and Juliet Bond

If asked where I learned the most about feminism, empowerment, and consciousness, I'd give you two answers.

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The Charlotte Observer

NC State's Carlos Rodon takes another loss as he battles falling draft stock

Luke has worked for The News & Observer since 2000. He covered the Carolina Hurricanes and the NHL before becoming a sports columnist in August 2008.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Patch.com

Evanston Native Charlton Heston Postal Stamp Issued

Actor Charlton Heston, who was born in Evanston, was immortalized Friday in a U.S. Postal Service stamp.

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Patch.com

'Time Out' Dubs Evanston 'Hottest Place to Eat'

You probably already knew this, but it's nice to hear others agree: Evanston's restaurant scene is hopping.

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Huskers.com

Huskers Ready for Northwestern, Illinois

The Huskers play in two conference away matches this weekend as they face Big Ten opponents No.

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Patch.com

Northwestern Invites Public to View Lunar Eclipse

The following is from Northwestern University: Take a break from the frenzy of filing your tax returns and view the total eclipse of the moon close up in the early morning Tuesday, April 15, at Northwestern University's Dearborn Observatory.

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CBS Local

Seven Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago

The most recent shooting occurred about 1:50 a.m. Friday when a 25-year-old woman was shot in the leg in the 6600 block of North Sheridan Road, police said.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Set Sail on an Epic Voyage with Moby Dick at Northwestern University, 4/25-5/4

"Moby Dick" -- Herman Melville 's saga about Captain Ahab's pursuit of a great white whale -- will make its first fully-staged debut April 25 through May 4, and will be the subject of a free symposium at Northwestern University on April 12. The Melville classic is directed and adapted by David Catlin .

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Patch.com

Officer Honored for Rescuing Boy from River

The following is from the Evanston Police Department: Sam's Club, located at 2450 Main St. in Evanston, honored Evanston Police Officer Sean O'Brien for his heroics last year when Officer O'Brien, while off-duty, rescued a little boy from the Des Plaines River.

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