20 hours ago

Mount Prospect seeks input on plan for south side

The survey is at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SouthMP. A printed version in English or Spanish is available at village hall, 50 S. Emerson St.; the Community Connections Center, 1711 W. Algonquin Road; or the Recplex, 420 Dempster St.

    Mount Prospect seeks input on plan for south side
    The Village of Mount Prospect is conducting an online survey as a beginning stage of updating its South Mount Prospect Subarea Plan. That will be followed by community events and open houses to solicit opinions on the update. The survey is at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SouthMP. A printed version in English or Spanish is available at village hall, 50 S.
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23 hours ago

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo.

Is This Your Lost Dog? #Evanston #IL (Hartrey & Greenleaf) Female Alaskan Husky. Black/White/Tan. Call 773-315-8277. This dog is not for adoption - finder will only accept calls/from the actual owner. Found 07/07/2018. Cook County. 60202. To see this pet’s location on the Helping Lost Pets Map: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/v2/?pID=2463232 More Info, Photos and to Contact: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/petdetail/?id=2463232

    Lost Dogs Illinois
    Is This Your Lost Dog? #Evanston #IL (Hartrey & Greenleaf) Female Alaskan Husky. Black/White/Tan. Call 773-315-8277. This dog is not for adoption - finder will only accept calls/from the actual...
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30 hours ago

The Lone Bellow w/ Skyway Man & Jamie Drake

Temperance Brewery is located at 2000 Dempster Street in Evanston, IL.

    The Lone Bellow w/ Skyway Man & Jamie Drake
    The Lone Bellow w/ Skyway Man & Jamie Drake
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4 days ago

Evanston apartment tower hits the market

Built in 2008, the tower at 415 Howard St. fell into foreclosure after the real estate crash and has sold three times since then...

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5 days ago

Festivals: Rockin' Ribfest, Fiesta Days, cruise nights and more

River Park Sunday Summer Concerts: 6 p.m. Sunday, July 15, at River Park, off River Lane, Geneva. The Illinois Brass Band will perform. Sponsored by the Cultural Arts Commission. In case of rain, the concerts will be held at Geneva United Methodist Church, 211 Hamilton St. Free. www.genevaarts.org.

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...a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 14-15, in Grant Park, Jackson and Columbus, Chicago. Outdoor food fest showcases a variety of city eats, plus cooking demonstrations and more...

...2 p.m. Friday, July 13, and noon Saturday and Sunday, July 14-15, at 560 W. Grand Ave., Chicago. Hosted by Bub City and Joe's on Weed St., the Smokeout -- a celebration...

Barrio Arts Fest 2018: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 14, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 15, at the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, 3015 W. Division St., Chicago. Performances, vendors, family workshops, food and a vintage car show. Free. nmprac.org.

Southport Art Festival: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, July 14, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 15, at 3704 N. Southport Ave., Chicago. Showcases the works of more than 75 of the city's most diverse artists who work in a variety of mediums. Free admission. amdurproductions.com.

    Festivals: Rockin' Ribfest, Fiesta Days, cruise nights and more
    Taste of Chicago 2018: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, July 13, and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 14-15, in Grant Park, Jackson and Columbus, Chicago. Outdoor food fest showcases a variety of city eats, plus cooking demonstrations and more.
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5 days ago

City Council reaches agreement with Smylie Brothers, moves forward with new proposal process

City Council approved a resolution terminating the lease between the city and Smylie Brothers Brewing Co. at 2222 Oakton St. at a Monday meeting.

    City Council reaches agreement with Smylie Brothers, moves forward with new proposal process
    City Council approved a resolution terminating the lease between the city and Smylie Brothers Brewing Co. at 2222 Oakton St. at a Monday meeting. Aldermen voted 5-2 to pass the resolution with Ald. Thomas Suffredin (6th) and Ald. Cicely Fleming (9th) voting against the resolution. The 10-year lease between Smylie Brothers and the city was...
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5 days ago

What will $1,200 rent you in Evanston, right now?

800 Custer Ave. | Photos: Zumper

124 Callan Ave.

930-36 Judson Ave.

923 Hinman Ave.

    What will $1,200 rent you in Evanston, right now?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Evanston? We've rounded up the latest rental listings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to locating housing in Evanston if you've got $1,200/month earmarked for your rent. Read on for the listings.
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Jul 07

South Street Headhouse District is at Ice Max...

Crafting a masterpiece that will literally melt in your mouth. This summer heat is no match for artful Thai rolled ice cream at Ice Max.

    South Street Headhouse District
    Crafting a masterpiece that will literally melt in your mouth. This summer heat is no match for artful Thai rolled ice cream at Ice Max.
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Jul 06

Renting in Evanston: What will $1,300 get you?

534 Hinman Ave. | Photos: Zumper

360 Ridge Ave., #12-1

532 Hinman Ave., #534-2W

    Renting in Evanston: What will $1,300 get you?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Evanston? We've rounded up the latest rental listings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to locating a rental in Evanston if you're on a budget of $1,300/month. Take a look at the listings, below.
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Jul 05

Updated Jul 06

Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 7/5 -7/8

C.R.A.T.E.S (Chicago Record And Turntable Enthusiast Swap) @ Temperance Beer Co., 2000 Dempster Street, 11:00am – 6:00pm, All Ages

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Argyle Night Market @ Sheridan & Argyle, W Argyle St & N Sheridan Rd, , 5:00pm – 9:00pm, All Ages

Macie Stewart/Jasmine Mendoza + Katie Ernst/Mai Sugimoto @ Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee Ave, 7:00pm- 9:00pm, All Ages

DMC Block Party @ Dark Matter Coffee, 738 N Western Ave, Friday 4:00pm – 10:00pm & Saturday Noon – 10:00pm, All ages

Picnics on the Porch: Jake Xerxes Fussell & James Elkington @ The Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia Ave, 6:00pm, 21+

Humboldt Pie @ Slate Arts, 3203 W North Ave, 8:00pm – 10:00pm

SO WHAT:  Keeping with Slate’s mission, Humboldt Pie (hosted by Madeleine Russell) will bring diverse, fresh, contemporary, not to mention gut busting comedic voices to Kedzie and North Ave the first Friday of every month!

Advance Base w/ Paul Gonzenbach & masc acting @ Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont Ave, 9:00pm, 21+

Chicago Michelada Fest 2018 @ 1000 West Cermak Road, Noon – 10:00pm, All Ages

Glassjaw & Quicksand @ Concord Music Hall, 2047 N Milwaukee Ave., 6:30pm, 17+

    Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 7/5 -7/8 - Third Coast Review
    The Fourth of July landed right smack dab in the middle of the week, so you either took it easy and got ready for work today or went all out and are leaving the "taking it easy" for the rest of the weekend. In either case, there are tons of events that will keep you...
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  • Anita W. in Wrigleyville 30-year resident

    Curated being the buzz word du jour. Got old really fast.

  • Jeffrey Littleton If you can't be a poet, be the poem.

    I love a nice well curated meal.

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Jul 05

Updated Jul 06

The cheapest apartment rentals in Evanston, explored

800 Custer Ave. | Photos: Zumper

327 Howard St.

914 Sherman Ave.

1327 Brummel St., #2R

    The cheapest apartment rentals in Evanston, explored
    According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one-bedroom in Evanston are hovering around $1,700. But how does the low-end pricing on an Evanston rental look these days--and what might you get for the price? We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments to find out what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find.
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  • You have to move in your
    Sister or brother, or your
    CUZZINS, or your friends.
    Rent is so very high.

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Jul 03

Batavia fireworks show's parking, traffic details

Now, Pal Joey's Restaurant, which recently moved to its new home at 2030 Main St., has a deal. Even though the restaurant is closed, you can park there for a $5 donation to the fireworks fund. And you will receive a $5 coupon for the restaurant.

    Batavia fireworks show's parking, traffic details
    Locals know that the shopping center lots along Randall Road are a great place to catch the Batavia Fourth of July fireworks show. Now, Pal Joey's Restaurant, which recently moved to its new home at 2030 Main St., has a deal. Even though the restaurant is closed, you can park there for a $5 donation to the fireworks fund.
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Jul 03

Festivals: Suburban concerts, carnivals, car shows, parades & more July 3-12

...Commission. In case of rain, the concerts will be held at Geneva United Methodist Church, 211 Hamilton St. Free. www.genevaarts.org...

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...Fourth of July Concert and Fireworks: 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at Pottawatomie Park, 8 North Ave., St. Charles. Shout Out performs from 6 p.m. until dark in the pavilion. Fireworks...

...Day Salute: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at Millennium Park Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E. Randolph Drive, Chicago. Pianist Emily Bear is the soloist for Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue." The concert...

Millennium Art Festival: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, July 6; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 7; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 8, on Lake Street at Michigan Avenue, Chicago. Three-day art and design show features music and more. Free. amdurproductions.com.

...Life: Noon to 10 p.m. Friday through Sunday, July 6-8, at Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph St., Chicago. A family festival of music, food, arts, crafts, games and more. $18 (general) to...

...a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 14-15, in Grant Park, Jackson and Columbus, Chicago. Outdoor food fest showcases a variety of city eats. The event also includes demonstrations...

    Festivals: Suburban concerts, carnivals, car shows, parades & more July 3-12
    Naval Station Great Lakes Fourth of July: 3 to 11 p.m. Tuesday, July 3, and 3 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at Ross Field, Naval Station Great Lakes, 530 Farragut Avenue B, Great Lakes. Music, carnival rides and games, food and beverages from local vendors, bingo, pro wrestling, a paintball arena, military exhibits, plus roving performers and costumed characters.
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Jul 03

Festivals: Suburban concerts, carnivals, car shows, parades, food & more July 3-12

...Commission. In case of rain, the concerts will be held at Geneva United Methodist Church, 211 Hamilton St. Free. www.genevaarts.org...

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...Fourth of July Concert and Fireworks: 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at Pottawatomie Park, 8 North Ave., St. Charles. Shout Out performs from 6 p.m. until dark in the pavilion. Fireworks...

...Day Salute: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at Millennium Park Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E. Randolph Drive, Chicago. Pianist Emily Bear is the soloist for Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue." The concert...

Millennium Art Festival: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, July 6; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 7; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 8, on Lake Street at Michigan Avenue, Chicago. Three-day art and design show features music and more. Free. amdurproductions.com.

...Life: Noon to 10 p.m. Friday through Sunday, July 6-8, at Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph St., Chicago. A family festival of music, food, arts, crafts, games and more. $18 (general) to...

...a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 14-15, in Grant Park, Jackson and Columbus, Chicago. Outdoor food fest showcases a variety of city eats. The event also includes demonstrations...

    Festivals: Suburban concerts, carnivals, car shows, parades, food & more July 3-12
    Naval Station Great Lakes Fourth of July: 3 to 11 p.m. Tuesday, July 3, and 3 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at Ross Field, Naval Station Great Lakes, 530 Farragut Avenue B, Great Lakes. Music, carnival rides and games, food and beverages from local vendors, bingo, pro wrestling, a paintball arena, military exhibits, plus roving performers and costumed characters.
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Jul 02

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Jul 01

Weekend picks: Relive the 1860s during Wauconda's Civil War Days

• Ciaran Lavery, Jess Robbins: 8 p.m. Sunday, July 1, at S.P.A.C.E., 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston. $12-$20. (847) 492-8860 or evanstonspace.com.

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Cheer on rising Chicago comedian Calvin Evans when he performs standup sets this week at Zanies, 1548 N. Wells St., Chicago, (312) 337-4027. $25 plus a two-item purchase. zanies.com. 8 p.m. Sunday, July 1

Tickets are scarce to see "Neil Young Solo" ("Campaigner," "Human Highway") in concert this weekend at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, Chicago. $350. (312) 341-2300 or auditoriumtheatre.org. 8 p.m. Sunday, July 1

• The Giving Moon EP release, Mary Vaughn, Burly Gates, Arbor Creek: 7 p.m. Sunday, July 1, at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. $10-$25. (773) 549-5549 or elboroomlive.com.

• Paramore, Foster the People, Jay Som: 7 p.m. Monday, July 2, at Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, 1300 S. Linn White Dr., Chicago. $39-$99. (800) 745-3000 or livenation.com.

• Janelle Monae "Dirty Computer Tour": 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 5, at the Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St., Chicago. $99-$350. (312) 462-6300 or msg.com.

    Weekend picks: Relive the 1860s during Wauconda's Civil War Days
    See re-enactors bring back the 1860s during Civil War Days at the Lakewood Forest Preserve in Wauconda. More on this, Art Festival at the Chicago Botanic Garden, "Neil Young Solo" at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, and other fun events.
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Jun 30

South Street Headhouse District is at Jim's S...

Get ready to order like a local! We’ll take our cheesesteak “Wiz, Wit” please. Stop by Jim's Steaks South Street during July 4th week in Philly.

    South Street Headhouse District
    Get ready to order like a local! We'll take our cheesesteak "Wiz, Wit" please. Stop by Jim's Steaks South Street during July 4th week in Philly.
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Jun 30

Weekend picks: Cardboard Regatta takes float (maybe?) in Glen Ellyn

• Nick Moss Band album release: 7 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at S.P.A.C.E., 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston. $15-$25. (847) 492-8860 or evanstonspace.com.

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Cheer on rising Chicago comedian Calvin Evans when he performs standup sets this week at Zanies, 1548 N. Wells St., Chicago, (312) 337-4027. $25 plus a two-item purchase. zanies.com. 7, 9 and 11:15 p.m. Saturday, June 30; and 8 p.m. Sunday, July 1

...Center. Country singer-songwriter Kacey Musgraves will join Styles during his Chicago stop. United Center, 1901 W. Madison St., Chicago. Tickets start at $29.50. (800) 745-3000 or unitedcenter.com. 8 p.m...

Tickets are scarce to see "Neil Young Solo" ("Campaigner," "Human Highway") in concert this weekend at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, Chicago. $350. (312) 341-2300 or auditoriumtheatre.org. 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, June 30 (sold out) and July 1

• The Sane Abandoned, Caroline Lucius: 8 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at Silvie's Lounge, 1902 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago. $10. (773) 871-6239 or silvieslounge.com.

• Dave Matthews Band: 8 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at Huntington Bank Pavilion, 1300 S. Linn White Drive, Chicago. Tickets start at $98. (312) 540-2668 or pavilionnortherlyisland.com.

• The Giving Moon EP release, Mary Vaughn, Burly Gates, Arbor Creek: 7 p.m. Sunday, July 1, at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. $10-$25. (773) 549-5549 or elboroomlive.com.

• Janelle Monae "Dirty Computer Tour": 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 5, at the Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St., Chicago. $99-$350. (312) 462-6300 or msg.com.

    Weekend picks: Cardboard Regatta takes float (maybe?) in Glen Ellyn
    Cheer on the buoyant homemade ships as the Lake Ellyn Cardboard Regatta pushes off at Lake Ellyn Park in Glen Ellyn. More on this, Civil War Days in Wauconda, PIQNIQ at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, Harry Styles at the United Center, and other fun events.
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Jun 29

The air conditioning is currently out of serv...

The air conditioning is currently out of service at the Levy Senior Center, 300 Dodge Avenue. Work is under way to fix the system. Other City of Evanston facilities still available as cooling centers during their normal operating hours are: Fleetwood-Jourdain Center, Robert Crown Center, Gibbs-Morrison Cultural Center, and the three Evanston Public Library locations .

    City of Evanston Illinois Government
    City of Evanston Illinois Government, Evanston, Illinois. 9,826 likes · 300 talking about this. Official Facebook account of the City of Evanston, Illinois. www.cityofevanston.org (Social Media...
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Jun 28

Concerts: Paramore with Foster the People, Dave Matthews Band play Northerly Island

• Nick Moss Band album release: 7 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at S.P.A.C.E., 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston. $15-$25. (847) 492-8860 or evanstonspace.com.

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• The Inventors, One Season, Kevin Conroy, Suspicious Fires: 7 p.m. Friday, June 29, at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. $10. (773) 549-5549 or elboroomlive.com.

• Dave Matthews Band: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 29 and 30, at Huntington Bank Pavilion, 1300 S. Linn White Drive, Chicago. Tickets start at $98. (312) 540-2668 or pavilionnortherlyisland.com.

• The Kings Rising, The Dead Seahorses, Jetpack Audible, The Bannermen, Church Bassment: 8 p.m. Friday, June 29, at Silvie's Lounge, 1902 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago. $10. (773) 871-6239 or silvieslounge.com.

• Dead Freddie, Dig Engine, Discoveries of the American Scientific: 8 p.m. Friday, June 29, at Debonair Social Club, 1575 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. $10. (773) 227-7990 or debonairsocialclub.com.

• Harry Styles, Kacey Musgraves: 8 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at the United Center, 1901 W. Madison St., Chicago. Tickets start at $29.50. (800) 745-3000 or unitedcenter.com.

• Janelle Monae "Dirty Computer Tour": 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 5, at the Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St., Chicago. $99-$350. (312) 462-6300 or msg.com.

    Concerts: Paramore with Foster the People, Dave Matthews Band play Northerly Island
    37th American Music Festival: 4:30 p.m. Friday, June 29; 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, June 30 and July 1; and 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 3, at FitzGerald's, 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn. $40 Friday, $40 Saturday, $50 Sunday and $50 Tuesday; four-day pass costs $140; $10 discount for tickets bought at the door with cash during the first hour of each day.
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Jun 27

Aldermen hold discussions on Oakton St. property in committee

The city approved a lease with Smylie Brothers in January 2017 at the 2222 Oakton St. property, formerly a city recycling center. In April 2018, company owner, Michael Smylie, wrote to...

    Aldermen hold discussions on Oakton St. property in committee
    Aldermen decided to hold off on further discussion about the former recycling center while city staff continue to speak with Smylie Brothers Brewing Co. about ending a previous lease. The city approved a lease with Smylie Brothers in January 2017 at the 2222 Oakton St. property, formerly a city recycling center.
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Jun 27

Jun 26

What will $1,300 rent you in the Chicago Metro area, right now?

Evanston -- 532 Hinman Ave., #534-2W

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4950 N. Marine Drive. | Photos: Zumper

    What will $1,300 rent you in the Chicago Metro area, right now?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in the Chicago metro area? We compared what $1,300 might get you in Aurora, Chicago, Elgin, Evanston and Forest Park, using data from rental site Zumper to present a snapshot of the area's rental landscape.
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Jun 26

Da Jerk Pit brings Jamaican soul food to Evanston

...its doors in the neighborhood. The new addition, called Da Jerk Pit, is located at 2430 Main St....

    Da Jerk Pit brings Jamaican soul food to Evanston
    A casual eatery that specializes in Jamaican cuisine and soul food has opened its doors in the neighborhood. The new addition, called Da Jerk Pit, is located at 2430 Main St. The kitchen is helmed by executive chef Okine Dacres, who is serving up everyday specials like the Da Jerk Pit burger with fries, jerk pork with bread and jerk chicken wings.
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Jun 25

Blotter: Police investigate shots fired

Police answered a call about a man with a gun in the 1800 block of Brummel St. around 1:00 p.m., Saturday, Glew said. The caller reported the individual exited his car with a gun in his waistband.

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The officers were in the Darrow Avenue and Lyons Street area when they responded to the shots. Officers checked the area and found one shell casing at the intersection of Dewey Avenue and Emerson Street, Glew said.

The officers were in the Darrow Avenue and Lyons Street area when they responded to the shots. Officers checked the area and found one shell casing at the intersection of Dewey Avenue and Emerson Street, Glew said.

    Blotter: Police investigate shots fired
    Evanston Police Department officers reported two shots fired and recovered one shell casing following the shots Saturday around 6:50 p.m., Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said. The officers were in the Darrow Avenue and Lyons Street area when they responded to the shots. Officers checked the area and found one shell casing at the intersection...
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Jun 24

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