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  1. Spirit of Excellence Award recipients share stories of achievement over adversityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABA Journal

    ... of his college professors urged him to apply to law school. He earned his law degree at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, a few years later. "Whatever measure of success I've achieved is largely due to my mentors," said Chaviano, who ...

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  2. Five-star reviews can turn customers off, research showsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... reviews," said Tom Collinger, executive director of Northwestern's IMC Spiegel Digital Database Research Center in Evanston, Illinois. "They appear to be valuing authenticity over the appearance of perfection." The researchers worked with ratings ...

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  3. Mohler, Phyllis A.Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    Phyllis A. Mohler Born: Oct. 21, 1930; in Evanston, IL Died: Feb. 3, 2016; in Crystal Lake, IL Phyllis A. Mohler, 85, passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, in Crystal Lake, Illinois. She was born October 21, 1930, in Evanston, IL.

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  4. Deerfield Bank Robbed / Campus Cop Charged in Porn Case / Calusinski...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Patch.com

    ... The Mount Prospect man who owns a home photography business is accused of taking lewd pictures of a teenage girl. Evanston police say a man wearing a hoodie and black pants ran up to a car and fired several shots. Ray Knox is one of only 60 former ...

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  5. Evanston Girl Is A Game-Changer, Gets Toy Maker To Include Female Character In Star Wars: MonopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | CBS Local

    ... girl wrote to game maker Hasbro complaining about the omission and telling them: "Girls matter." Carrie Goldman, of Evanston, Illinois, posted a letter on Twitter this week written by her daughter, Annie Rose, asking why Hasbro left out Rey when she ...

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  6. A musical March emerges in EvanstonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Next month, Northwestern University 's Evanston campus comes alive with the sound of music via these Pick-Staiger Concert Hall picks. On March 5, Bienen School faculty member Robert G. Hasty will conduct violinist MingHuan Xu, cellist Anna Burden, pianist Winston Choi, and Northwestern University Chamber Orchestra as they perform works by Haydn and Beethoven .

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  7. The Ancient Laws Ruining Your SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... bathing" (Georgia), attending a concert (Connecticut), fishing (Delaware) and the sale of candy (Maryland). And in Evanston, Illinois, the Women's Temperance Union succeeded in banning the sale of ice cream on Sundays. It's not only local ...

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  8. Highland Park Players Presents Winnie the Pooh This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Bob Spidale (Addison), Heidi Hansfield (Chicago), Alli Braun (Oak Park), Erica Chin (Chicago), Sean Blitzstein (Evanston), Pamela Anderson (Winnetka), Gemma Gardner (Northbrook), Jamie Davidson (Highland Park), Derrick Procell (Deerfield), Caroline ...

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  9. Senator revising proposed research release mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2013 | The News-Gazette

    A state senator who has proposed making the results of publicly funded research more widely available is amending his legislation after receiving pushback from some in academia. As currently written, the Open Access to Research Articles Act, introduced earlier this spring by state Sen. Daniel Biss, D-Evanston, requires state colleges and universities to establish policies that would require faculty to make available online, for free, their research articles.

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  10. the Ben Hecht Show to Debut This Summer at Piven TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The fascinating life of Chicago newspaperman turned legendary playwright, screenwriter and novelist Ben Hecht takes center stage in Grippo Stage Company's world premiere of THE BEN HECHT SHOW, written and performed by James Sherman and directed by Dennis Za?ek. Based on Ben Hecht 's books A Guide For the Bedevilled and A Child Of the Century, in which Hecht confronts his own identity as an American Jew in the wake of the Nazi Holocaust, THE BEN HECHT SHOW will play June 10 - July 17, 2016 at Piven Theatre at Noyes Cultural Center, 927 Noyes St. in Evanston.

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  11. Medill's Eric R. Lund, Award-Winning Journalist, Dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Northwestern University

    Eric R. Lund, 90, a newspaperman whose innate decency matched his journalistic acumen, died Jan. 16 of congestive heart failure in Evanston. His wife of 25 years, Grace Carlson-Lund, was at his side.

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  12. Face-to-face still trumps texts for social closenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... out of a stressful experience." Ellen Wartella, chair and professor of communication at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., said she wasn't surprised by the findings of the two studies. But it's important to strike a balance between ... 1 comment

  13. Evanston Obituary: Katie Ryan nee Hamblet, 61Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    Katie Ryan nee Hamblet, age 61, of Evanston, IL. Beloved wife of Mike Ryan; loving mother of Brigid Palmer, Bonnie Trainor, Kerry Whalen and Victoria Ryan; proud grandmother of Luke, Hannah Palmer and Kate, Teresa, Billy V Whalen; fond sister of Mike Hamblet, Steve Hamblet, Karen Hamblet and the late Pat Hamblet.

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  14. Evanston Obituary: Thomas E. Holum, 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    Thomas E. Holum, age 72, of Evanston, IL. Beloved husband of Tracy Coyne. Dear brother of Leo "Buz" Holum and Loralee Clarke Graham.

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  15. Richard Widmark: A Princeton legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Bureau County Republican

    ... hopefully in law. He was meeting Tom Best at Heck's. Tom already had plans to attend Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., where he would be studying to be a dentist. He walked into Heck's and smiled when he saw Tom already sitting at the soda ...

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  16. SME recognizes 7 manufacturing leaders and researchers.Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | ThomasNet

    ... Honored for significant efforts promoting manufacturing research. -- Jian Cao, PhD, FSME, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois: SME Frederick W. Taylor Research Medal Recognized for leading research on innovative processing of sheet metals ...

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  17. From Stone Terrace to Stony Island: the push for culture-based redevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Chicago Reader

    In the last week, with the city and state flailing around in their twin oceans of debt, and the future of our Paris on the Prairie looking particularly grim, two of Chicago's most distinctive characters hosted sunny celebrations that were all about making things better through thoughtful redevelopment. Up on the Evanston lakefront, Jennifer Pritzker opened a handsome new, five-suite bed and breakfast she's calling Stone Terrace .

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  18. Huskers Continue Home Stand with Illinois, NC StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Huskers.com

    ... its first two duals of the New Year, Jan. 8-10. NU finished second in the Midlands Championships with 135 points in Evanston, Ill., Dec. 29-30. Ten Huskers earned podium spots, led by runners-up TJ Dudley (184) and Derek White (197). Nebraska opened ...

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  19. Duke women's tennis takes on No. 1 Vanderbilt, other top teams at Indoor ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Chronicle

    Samantha Harris and the Blue Devils will take their talents to the Midwest for the second straight weekend, competing at the ITA National Women's Team Indoor Championship. The Blue Devils found a way to survive in Evanston, Ill., Sunday, and they will need that resolve again this weekend against the defending national champions.

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  20. Big Ten Victory Slips Away From Gophers In 82-58 Loss To NorthwesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CBS Local

    ... of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) - Tre Demps scored 23 points with eight assists and Bryant McIntosh added 20 points and six rebounds as Northwestern ...

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