Evanston Info

Evanston, Illinois is located in Cook County. Zip codes in Evanston, IL include 60203, 60209, and 60202. The median home price in Evanston is $329,000 which is roughly $247/per square foot. More Evanston information.

Local Charities in Evanston, IL

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Evanston News

Local news for Evanston, IL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

42 min ago | Joannejacobs.com

The dress code rebellion

My sister was sent home from high school for wearing culottes. They were considered too close to shorts, which were banned.

Comment?

8 hrs ago | Evanston Review

Top bars in Evanston, according to Yelp

Having a hard time keeping up with nightlife? Here's some of the top bars in Evanston, according to Yelp reviews.

Comment?

Fri Jul 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Arc Theatre Stages Much Ado About Nothing at Shakespeare on the Ridge, Now thru 8/3

The Arc Theatre follows last year's 4-star and critically acclaimed "Twelfth Night" with Shakespeare's witty and dangerous "Much Ado About Nothing."

Comment?

Evanston Review

Winning $300K lottery ticket sold in Evanston

The winner, who has not yet come forward, bought the winning Quick Pick ticket at Spex Mart at 1235 Dodge Ave. in Evanston, according to a statement from Illinois Lottery.

Comment?

Evanston Review

Evanston native Aimee Cohen explains how to 'Woman UP!'

Aimee Cohen, born and raised in Evanston, is a career expert, veteran speaker and author who believes women are too nice, trying too hard and way too perfectionist in their professional lives.

Comment?

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Evanston Review

Committee members find Culver's assistance request hard to swallow

A move to bring Culver's trademark Butterburgers and frozen custards to a shopping center lot in southwest Evanston could take a sizeable bite out of the city's fund assistance budget, based on a request which went before a city committee Wednesday.

Comment?

Evanston Review

Brushwood Center hosts 'Avian Spirits' exhibition

Opening reception 1-3 p.m. Sunday July 13; there will be a tour of the exhibition led by Mercurio on Saturday, Aug. 23 preceding the 2014 Film Festival in the Woods Birds have inspired artists throughout time.

Comment?

Evanston Review

Things to do around Evanston this weekend, July 11-13

Join a fundraiser bike ride or relax by the lake for a fishing event with our picks of the top fifteen things to do around Evanston this weekend.

Comment?

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Forbes.com

Millennials Prefer Quality Over Convenience, Reveals New Survey

Taco Bell, McDonald's and KFC may need to rethink their recipes if they want to a piece of the $1.3 trillion Millennial market, according to Consumer Reports' latest fast-food report .

Comment?

BroadwayWorld.com

Acting Teacher George Morrison Passes Away at 86

Born in Evanston, Illinois, he attended the public schools there and started acting in the pioneering children's theater headed by Winifred Ward.

Comment?

Patch.com

Evanston Plaza Getting New Grocery Store

Valli Produce plans to open a 70,000-square foot grocery store in Evanston Plaza , which will replace the shuttered 58,000-square-foot Dominick's and use some additional adjacent space as well, Crain's Chicago Business reports.

Comment?

Patch.com

Additional Officers Deployed After 2 Shot in 24 Hours in Evanston

Additional Evanston police officers are patrolling the streets after two Evanston men were shot in less than 24 hours.

Comment?

Patch.com

Unused Medication Accepted at Evanston's Recycling Fair Saturday

The following is from the City of Evanston: Community members looking to clean up their medicine cabinets and responsibly dispose of unused medications and prescription drugs can do so at the City's fourth annual Recycling Fair and Equipment Display on Saturday, July 12, 9 a.m. to noon, at Evanston Township High School, 1600 Dodge Ave. Thanks to ... (more)

Comment?

Patch.com

SNL's Nora Dunn Moves to Evanston

Saturday Night Live alum Nora Dunn has sold her condo in Chicago's Ukrainian Village and bought in south Evanston instead , the Chicago Tribune reports.

Comment?

Evanston Review

Evanston native, WWII vet celebrates 101 years

The Veterans of Foreign T/Sgt. Post 7186 & American Legion Post 42 honored Carl Wilson Life member, WWII veteran on his 101st birthday.

Comment?

Final Call

Black boys are more likely to be tried as adults in Chicago

African-American boys are much more likely to be tried as adults in criminal court by Cook County, Ill., prosecutors through a process called "automatic transfer," which the Illinois General Assembly passed in 1982 at the behest of Richard M. Daley, then the Cook County states' attorney, and later Chicago mayor.

2 comments

BroadwayWorld.com

Peninsula Players' and Then There Were None Opens Tonight

Peninsula Players Theatre , America's Oldest Professional Resident Summer Theater and Door County's theatrical icon, continues its 79th season July 9 with Agatha Christie 's classic whodunit "And Then There Were None."

Comment?

Examiner.com

The 3rd hole at Canal Shores is the longest

The third hole at Canal Shores is par four, and the average distance from the rear, Blue teeing grounds is 336 yards.

Comment?

Tue Jul 08, 2014

301 Moved Permanently

Police Blotter: Chicago men ticketed for illegal fireworks

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

Comment?

Evanston Review

Police Blotter: Chicago woman charged with battery in Evanston

The following incidents were listed in the official reports of the Evanston Police Department.

Comment?

•••
•••

Flood Warning for Cook County was issued at July 12 at 2:02PM CDT

•••
•••
•••
•••

Evanston Jobs