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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 $329,900 which is roughly $254/per square foot. More Evanston information.

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4 hrs ago | Evanston Review

Ceremony honors fallen firefighters

A remembrance ceremony to honor the lives of fallen firefighters was held Tuesday, blocks away from where firefighter Marty Leoni, Jr., lost his life on July 22, 1985.

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7 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Reel life: Five years of Blue Whiskey fest

French filmmaker Karim Ouret is interviewed on Skype by J. Spencer Greene, left, at the opening night of the Blue Whiskey Film Festival in Arlington Heights.

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13 hrs ago | Evanston Review

City Seeking unique bikes for bike show

Do you or someone you know own a unique bike or bike attachment? The Office of Sustainability is working to organize a bike show for two upcoming events: Streets Alive! on Sun., Sept.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Northwestern to Host Princess Power, 8/2-3

"Princess Power," a music concert celebrating Disney princess songs, will be performed at Northwestern University , 2 p.m. Saturday, August 2 and 2 p.m. Sunday, August 3. This magical afternoon performance will delight Disney-lovers of all ages with a cast of 12 singing songs from movies such as "Cinderella," "Snow White," "The Little Mermaid" and ... (more)

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Examiner.com

The 'Joie de Vivre' of French value wine

The film "From Paris with Love" is an action thriller. But, for Pascal Berthoumieux, it was the love in his heart that brought him from the City of Light with his American sweetheart to Champaign - and then Chicago.

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Evanston Review

Adult mosquito control operations planned for Evanston

The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District will conduct targeted adult mosquito control operations in Evanston north of Central St. on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, between the hours of 8 p.m. and 2 a.m., weather permitting.

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Newswise

The Family Institute at Northwestern University and 2U, Inc. Announce ...

EVANSTON, Ill., and LANDOVER, Md. - July 22, 2014 - The Family Institute at Northwestern University and 2U, Inc. , announced today that they will partner to deliver a new online Master of Arts in Counseling degree program, Counseling@Northwestern, which will begin accepting applications in fall 2014 for classes beginning in spring 2015.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Oil and Gas Investor

Dakota Plains Holdings Appoints DeRosa To Board

DeRosa had been director of research at Lone Star Value since April, Dakota Plains said.

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WGN-TV Chicago

Police: 1 dead after Skokie gang-related shooting

Police responded to a 911 call at 9:50 a.m. that reported shots being fired at Oakton Street and McCormick Boulevard, police said.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Forbes.com

World Looks Anxiously To Pakistan, Afghanistan And Nigeria To Eradicate Polio

Polio, once a global monster, is now a cornered rat, lashing out in hopes of repopulating.

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Evanston Review

Camps go on lockdown after incident involving man with gun

Some summer camps in the Ridgeville Park District in south Evanston were in lockdown for a short time Monday after a man with a gun frightened a citizen who took shelter in the district's Community House.

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Patch.com

Evanston's Young Filmmakers Invited to Submit Short Films for Screening

The following is from the City of Evanston: The City of Evanston invites local youth ages 21 and younger to submit their locally-made, short films to be screened as opening trailers during the 2014 Starlight Movies in the Park series.

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Patch.com

Teen Felon Arrested for Possession of Loaded Gun in Evanston

Evanston police arrested a Mount Prospect teen, who is a convicted felon, for being in possession of a loaded gun Friday afternoon, according to police.

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Evanston Review

Love Essentially: 21 tips I wish I could have shared with my 21 year-old self

Ever wish you could travel back to the past, say when you were about 21 years old, walk up to yourself and give you some really, really good, smart advice? If that was possible, think about how many less mistakes you'd have made, how much better some of your life decisions would have been, and for the purposes of this column, how much happier you'd ... (more)

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

DeCock: Acc TV network makes sense, but no slam dunk

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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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Herald

Mount Prospect man arrested with loaded gun in Evanston

Jamal M. Dumas, 18 of the 1600 block of Cottonwood Drive in Mount Prospect, was already on parole for previously possessing a firearm as a felon when Evanston police approached him and a group of people near the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center in Evanston at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, according to a news release.

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Video: Sales tax hike a strong possibility in Wilmette's future

In January, Wilmette Village President Bob Bielinski said village residents would have to talk this year about how to pay for Wilmette's increasingly unmet capital needs.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Evanston Review

Video: Skokie's Turning Point celebrates 45 years of its recovery stories

At the Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center in Skokie, the mission is "Solid Support When You Need It Most."

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Patch.com

Man Arrested with Loaded Gun, Body Armor in Evanston

Evanston police arrested a Chicago man Thursday evening after they said an officer found a loaded handgun, body armor and a facemask in the car he was driving.

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Evanston Review

Wino survival guide: Wine bars and specials in Chicago's suburbs

We've put together a guide of wine bars, wineries and wine shops that offer everything from tastings to classes to help wine lovers survive in the suburbs.

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