1 hour ago
Fire and police officials investigate the house fire on the 1300 block of Oakton Street in Evanston on Jan. 23, 2018.
4 hours ago
Firefighters responded to a 3-story home in the 1300 block of Oakton Street around 5 a.m.
6 hours ago
Firefighters rushed to the home around 5 a.m. in the 1300 block of Oakton Street, where they found an apartment building in flames. The fire had started on the top floor of the building was quickly extinguished, fire officials said.
Police warned those in the area to avoid the intersection of Oakton and Asbury as crews worked at the scene.
7 hours ago
The house fire was just west of the intersection of Oakton Street and Asbury Avenue, Evanston police said in a tweet just after 5:20 a.m.
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The MLK Day workshop will provide children at all levels with a tangible way to improve their chess skills through instruction, practice and one-on-one coaching. Led by Super Trainer Shiva Maharaj and staff from Chess-Ed, the workshop will feature opening theory, middle game planning and combinations, and winning endgame technique. In addition, puzzling, analysis of famous games and tournament-like game playing will be included. Students will be grouped according to skill level. Beginners are welcome. Register at https://2018mlkdaychess.eventbee.com
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