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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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Yesterday | Examiner.com

More Than Full Plate Coming Up

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Yesterday | Northwestern University

North Campus Construction Begins Next Phase April 21

The next phase of construction on the north part of Northwestern University's Evanston campus will begin Monday, April 21 when construction starts on the global hub for the Kellogg School of Management and the new North Campus parking structure opens for parking.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Patch.com

Go Green Wilmette Pilot Project Backyard Ice Rink Liners Recycling

Typically plastic ice rink liners canA1t be picked up for recycling and usually end up in garbage dumps.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Dress codes challenge schools

Jamie Renfro hugs and kisses her daughter Kamryn, 9, after meeting March 25 with the board of directors of Caprock Academy in Grand Junction, Colo.

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RedOrbit

Space-Tested Fluid Flow Concept Advances...

A new medical-testing device is being prepped to enter the battle against infectious disease .

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Patch.com

Jennifer Pritzker Named to 'Out' Magazine's Power List

Evanston billionaire Jennifer Pritzker has been named to Out magazine's "Power 50" list , alongside other notable movers and shakers like Apple CEO Tim Cook, MSNBC star Rachel Maddow and basketball player Brittney Griner.

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Christian Science Monitor

Scientists find an 'ugly duckling' to convert waste heat to electricity

Researchers looking for better ways to convert waste heat into electricity have stumbled across a simple material that is smashing records for making that conversion efficiently.

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Patch.com

New 'Intellectual' Bookstore to Replace Bookman's Alley

A new bookstore, Bookends & Beginnings, plans to open as a general-interest, independent bookstore in June in the former Bookman's Alley space at 1712 Sherman Ave., according to an article in the Daily Northwestern.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Chicago Blackhawks Chairman Rocky Wirtz Supports Northwestern University Performing Arts Center

Chicago Blackhawks chairman William Rock well "Rocky" Wirtz and his wife, Marilyn, are supporting the Northwestern University School of Communication by creating an endowment that will fund innovative student and faculty projects in the Theatre and Interpretation Center at Northwestern -- and rename the center.

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CBS Local

Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Co-Worker In Evanston

A Chicago man is facing charges after he allegedly sexually assaulted his co-worker in north suburban Evanston last month.

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KVII-TV Amarillo

Leggings targeted in dress codes nationwide

O ne of the top trending topics in education today is the dress code surrounding leggings, a popular tight-fitting form of pants.

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NJ.com

Lehigh University alumna, student blast sanctions against fraternity over vandalism

The sign to the Umoja House at Lehigh University shows residue Nov. 6, 2013, from an egging.

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Northwestern University

'Charlotte's Web' to be Fully-Staged as Part of Imagine U Family Series

A stage adaptation of "Charlotte's Web" -- widely considered one of the best children's books written in the past 200 years -- will be performed at Northwestern University from May 2 through May 11. The show is part of the 2013-14 Imagine U family series season at the Theatre and Interpretation Center at Northwestern University.

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Northwestern University

Northwestern Music in May

The Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music will present Handel's oratorio "Judas Maccabaeus" and four performances of Mozart's opera "Cosi fan tutte" at Northwestern University in May. The Bienen School's annual outdoor Millennium Park Concert in downtown Chicago's Pritzker Pavilion on the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend is free and open to the ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Sunherald.com

Athletes' union responds to Northwestern appeal

Northwestern is appealing a ruling by a regional director of the National Labor Relations Board who said that the school's football players are employees under federal law and thus entitled to unionize.

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CBS Local

Vandals Slash Tires Of 19 Vehicles In Evanston

Some north suburban residents woke up Tuesday to find vandals had slashed the tires on their vehicles which had been parked on the street overnight.

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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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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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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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