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Back in June 2011, James Foley gave an hour-long interview* to an auditorium of students from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, where he had graduated three years earlier with a Master's degree in journalism.
The article calls Evanston, "a college town that hasn't been known for its culinary scene until recently, when a new wave of chefs arrived to boost its culinary cred."
Evanston ranks 15th on a list of top bike-to-work U.S. cities, according to a Bloomberg report .
In the chaotic script of a rising 8th grader, Frankie Lindsay's notecard, written in preparation for a meeting with her school's principal, read: "This school's policy is one of the reasons why the US has the 6th highest rate of rape in the world."
Jim Hoel, a World War II Prisoner of War in 'Great Escape' has died at the age of 92. The Chicago Sun-Times reports: The phone trilled at 6:30 in the morning at Jim Hoel's Evanston home on August 27, 2003, a day that proved unassailably that truth is stranger than fiction.
A Long Childhood Feeds the Hungry Human Brain Study of brain scans explains why children grow slowly and childhood lasts so long EVANSTON, Ill.
Col. Jennifer N. Pritzker and the Lewis-Sebring Family Foundation are joining together to contribute over $2.5 million of support in land value and cash gifts to support Youth Organizations Umbrella in developing a new headquarters for its youth development activities.
Waukegan's Clockwise Theatre is less than a month away from kicking off its collaboration with the Evanston-based Piven Theatre Workshop, and applications from students are not only still being accepted but are actively being sought.
The following incidents were listed in the official reports of the Evanston Police Department.
Confined to a wheelchair the social media coordinator for River North Business Association in Chicago, has recently devoted much time to fundraising for the Over the Rainbow Association in Evanston, a provider of housing solutions for people with disabilities.
Pet-A-Palooza returns to Evanston's Westminster Place for the second annual event.
Humans are late bloomers when compared with other primates-they spend almost twice as long in childhood and adolescence as chimps, gibbons, or macaques do.
A coordinated effort between the victim, several witnesses, Evanston police dispatchers and officers led to the arrest Sunday of an 18-year-old Chicago man and 16-year-old juvenile on residential burglary charges.
Tailored dresses and coats with simple lines. Without frills, without embellishments.
Born in an era of grand luxury residential hotels in Evanston, the former North Shore Hotel had fallen on hard times when purchased by the Horizon Realty Group in 2012.
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Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 02:00 am
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