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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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19 min ago | News Max

Weekend Heart Attack Victims Less Likely to Survive: Study

People who arrive at the hospital with a heart attack during business hours are more likely to survive than those who show up on weeknights, weekends or holidays, according to a new study.

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4 hrs ago | Evanston Review

Evanston passes plastic shopping bag ban

Evanston aldermen crossed off one of the top items on local environmentalists' lists Monday night, passing a ban on disposable plastic bags for chain and franchise stores.

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7 hrs ago | 301 Moved Permanently

Police Blotter: Evanston man charged in tequila theft

The following arrests were listed among the official reports of the Wilmette and Kenilworth Police Departments.

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7 hrs ago | Evanston Review

Farm talk: Skokie's urban farm sprouts to life

From Howard Street, there looks to be little else other than the Skokie Park District's Tot Learning Center at this open location off a heavily-traveled road.

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7 hrs ago | Evanston Review

Volunteers voice benefits of Talking Farm

About 2,000 volunteer hours have been logged each of the first two years at the urban Talking Farm at 3701 Howard St. in Skokie.

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11 hrs ago | 301 Moved Permanently

Shoppers flock to Beth Hillel rummage sale deals

Out with the old, in with the new meant repurposing at 3220 Big Tree Lane in Wilmette for the July 27-28 Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah summer rummage sale.

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15 hrs ago | Chicago Jewish Community

How 'Fiddler on the Roof' has become its own...'Tradition!'

But first, in August, Jan Lisa Huttner will present her new lecture on the musical.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Evanston Review

Presbyterian Homes leader contributes new views in dementia care

Presbyterian Homes Vice President of Continuous Quality Improvement Mary Ann Anichini explains latest approaches to care for people with dementia in an update to a national online training program for professionals.

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301 Moved Permanently

Alleged booze purchase nets tickets for siblings, companions

An Evanston woman, who Wilmette police say bought alcohol for her under-aged brother and his friends, earned a ticket for her alleged sisterly efforts, as did the four teens.

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Evanston Review

Evanston toasts to 100 years of filtered water

In honor of Evanston's 100 years of filtered water, the Department of Utilities invited neighbors to a July 26 open house at the Evanston Water Treatment Facility, 555 Lincoln St. Folks asked questions of staff who were pleased to celebrate a 100-year anniversary or birthday with bagels, orange juice and naturally, blue bottles filled with Evanston ... (more)

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Evanston Review

Quinn, supporters stake out differences in Evanston

Democratic Governor Pat Quinn was back among friends in Democratic Evanston on Sunday, staking out positions on minimum wage, gun control, and health insurance, and contrasting them with Bruce Rauner, his Republican opponent in the fall election.

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InformationWeek

Evanston Modernizes Government Services

Evanston's goal is to make all city licenses, permits, and fees available in an interactive form accessible from any type of device.

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Evanston Review

Beach closings in Evanston, Monday July 28

According to the City of Evanston, "swimming is prohibited at beaches during a closing due to bacteria, but admittance to the beach is still allowed.

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Fox News

Israeli study finds on dates with men, nice girls finish first

Men really do prefer "nice gals," but men have more leeway when it comes to attracting women, a new study finds.

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Switched

13 Times Donuts Went Too Far

Donuts, which have been making our mornings better for decades upon decades. Donuts, which delight and entice us with glazes, frostings, cream fillings and sprinkles.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

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Glenview Squares promenade, spin at convention

The square dance music and callers' chant filled the choice hotel lobby of Westin Chicago Northwest, where for three days more than 800 enthusiasts gathered to learn, dance and socialize.

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Evanston Review

7th annual Women Leadership Awards set for October 22

The YWCA Evanston/North Shore is set to host the 7th annual Women Leadership Awards October 22. Below is the release: July 24, 2014 - The YWCA Evanston/North Shore will host the 7th annual Women Leadership Awards on Wednesday, October 22nd at the Hilton Orrington Hotel in Evanston.

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Evanston Review

Top fine dining in Evanston, according to Yelp

Feel like spending most of your last paycheck on dinner? We've got just the places for you.

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Evanston Review

Artist duo speaks at Northwestern University

The actor Robin Williams once wrote "Your work makes my heart tap dance." It is that emotional response that artist duo Roberta and David Williamson seek to evoke through their one-of-a-kind jewelry and mixed media.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Evanston Review

City sets mid-October completion date on lagoon project

At the July 21 City Council meeting, Public Works Director Suzette Robinson was asked about the status of the work.

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