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Walgreens expands solar footprint
Walgreens and Chicago-based solar developer SoCore Energy plan to build more than 200 new solar installations at Walgreens stores throughout California, Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York.
Westminster Place Retirement Community Hosts Fourth Annual Young Artist Opera Workshop
Westminster Place retirement community will host a month-long summer workshop of master classes for young opera students and professionals taught by renown guest artists.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Northwestern professor quits over 'beer can and condom strewn yard'
Citing beer cans and used condoms that constantly litter his lawn, a Northwestern University professor has quit his job because of the campus's hard-partying culture.
Gun buyback program set for June 29th
Carolyn Murray of Evanston, holds a photo of her son Justin who was shot last year, during a meeting with families of unsolved homicides.
Gluten-free guru hosting pop-up dinners
A unique gustatory experience awaits diners at Company, a leasable restaurant space in Evanston that provides a temporary arena where entrepreneurial professional chefs can strut their stuff.
Coffee house and gelato bar offers sense of community
Susan Dejanovic became a huge gelato fan several years ago when she lived in Croatia, where she said the decadent treat is very popular.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Des Plaines recognizes two cops with life saving awards
The Des Plaines City Council Monday night recognized an Evanston police officer and a city cop for their quick thinking, which saved the lives of two residents.
'Summer Cinema' Series Screens Free Outdoor Films
"Summer Cinema," a Wednesday night series of six free outdoor films, will be screened on the east lawn of Norris University Center from July 10 through Aug. 14. "Summer Cinema," a Wednesday night series of six free outdoor films, will be screened on the east lawn of Norris University Center from July 10 through Aug. 14. "Summer Cinema," a Wednesday ... (more)
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Race Against Hate honors dad killed by white supremacist
On Sunday, June 16, 2013, runners are out and about in north suburban Evanston to honor the memory of a Northwestern University basketball coach.
Women Turn to Alternative Housing to Meet Retirement Needs
FIVE YEARS AGO , Bonnie Jackson, now 64, was given a one-two punch of bad news: Not only had she been laid off from her contracting job at Motorola, but she was also diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
Economic expansion occurring with less excess
Four years into the upswing, the economy isn't seeing many of the excesses that often presage the start of contractions.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Construction Will Impact Commencement June 20-22
There are big changes in Northwestern University's commencement exercises this year -- including a new start time, at 9:30 a.m. Friday, June 21. Graduates and their guests, as well as faculty and staff, should take note and plan ahead.
Lake County News-Sun
Enjoy summer's open air theater
"Collisions & Constellations," body-based visual and sonic performance art, will be presented Sept.
Family Friendly: Bike tricks with a side of safety at stunt show
Exciting bicycling feats will be paired with important lessons at the BMX Bike Stunt Show, 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at the Glen Town Center in Glenview.
Alderman witnessed gunfight near Evanston high school
Police arrested and charged one suspect Wednesday, June 12 after a gunfight erupted Monday between two individuals in the front yard of a residence across from Evanston Township High School.
Big News Network.com
Supreme Court archive has about 14K hours of audio
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Tour a Georgian Revival home near Evanston's Lighthouse Beach
The home, at 705 Milburn St , is beautifully situated in northeast Evanston, just steps to Lighthouse Beach and the award-winning Orrington School.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Special Showing of 'After Words' to be Held at Block Museum
A special showing of "After Words," the acclaimed film that explores the lives of people with aphasia, will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 11 at the Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art on the campus of Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Drive in Evanston.
The Fairfield Ledger
Updated at 12:30 p.m. today Massive thunderstorms have swept across...
Massive thunderstorms have swept across the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic states, knocking out power to thousands of people and causing some flash flooding in certain areas.
15 Great Things To Do in Evanston
Bat 17  Beer geeks flock to this deli and pub for its tasty fare, pool tables, and 40-plus craft brews.