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  1. Mourners say final goodbyes to Evanston mayor, stalwart Lorraine MortonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Pallbearers escort the casket of former Evanston Mayor Lorraine Morton into the Alice Millar Chapel at Northwestern University September 22, 2018 for the funeral service. Pallbearers escort the casket of former Evanston Mayor Lorraine Morton into the Alice Millar Chapel at Northwestern University September 22, 2018 for the funeral service.

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  2. Fraternity will return to Northwestern after it was suspended for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chicago Tribune

    The Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house is pictured in this February 2017 file photo on the campus of Northwestern University in Evanston. SAE will be back on campus this fall following a one-year suspension.

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  3. Man who crashed Corvette into empty Skokie building dies; speed and alcohol a factor, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Chicago Tribune

    An Evanston man who crashed into a vacant office building on Sept. 16, 2018, died three days later, after being transported to the hospital in critical condition following the single-vehicle crash.

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  4. State attorney general's office gives mixed decision on FOIA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Chicago Tribune

    Pete Bavis, right, an assistant superintendent at Evanston Township High School Dist. 202, discusses at the Aug. 13, 2018 board meeting the Ill.

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  5. Funeral services set for Lorraine Morton, the former Evanston mayor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Chicago Tribune

    The tributes to Evanston 's first black Mayor Lorraine Morton - and the longest serving one - continue to pour in, as the family prepares to lay her to rest in the coming days. "Ms. Morton, Mom ... It was you and your love that has helped me to strive to be a better person and for that I am eternally grateful.

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  6. Open House Chicago's schedule is out. Here are 10 must-see buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Chicago Tribune

    Lake Point Tower, framed by the "W" in front of the W Hotel Chicago Lakeshore, is seen in 2016. The tower is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and is participating in Open House Chicago, which will be held Oct. 13 and 14, 2018.

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  7. Lorraine Morton, Evanston's first African-American mayor, dies at 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | Chicago Tribune

    Over the course of many decades spent serving Evanston , Morton went from being the first teacher in the North Shore suburb to break the public school color barrier to becoming the city's first African-American mayor. "Last night our City lost a remarkable woman," said Hagerty in a statement.

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  8. Lincolnwood police 'bust a move' in lip sync challenge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Chicago Tribune

    Lincolnwood police recently created a lip sync challenge video, with help from staff of "The Jam" morning show on WCIU-TV. Lincolnwood police recently created a lip sync challenge video, with help from staff of "The Jam" morning show on WCIU-TV.

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  9. Incoming Northwestern grad student killed in Rogers Park shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 3 | Chicago Tribune

    An incoming Northwestern University graduate student was killed Sunday night when he was caught in an exchange of gunfire between two other men near a bus stop in Rogers Park, according to officials. Shane Colombo, 25, was caught in the crossfire between two men shooting at each other about 8:25 p.m. in the 7600 block of North Clark Avenue, police and Northwestern said.

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  10. Amid ongoing enrollment decline, Oakton college leaders looking at ways to reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | Chicago Tribune

    As Oakton Community College continues to watch its student numbers decline, staff and members of the school's Board of Trustees say they are working to bump those numbers back up. "On average about 16 to 18 percent of the high schoolers in our district choose to attend Oakton," Cheryl Warmann, director of enrollment services at the community college, said during a presentation on enrollment at the Aug. 21 board of trustees meeting.

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  11. First look: Wrigleyville's new baseball-inspired boutique hotel, The Wheelhouse, opens SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Chicago Tribune

    A new player on the city's lodging scene debuts Saturday, when The Wheelhouse Hotel opens in rapidly changing Wrigleyville. The 21-room boutique property at 3475 N. Clark St. is a line drive away from Wrigley Field , and nods to America's pastime are peppered throughout the restored four-story greystone.

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  12. Judge says Skokie's federal lawsuit against Evanston over water rates can continue - for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Chicago Tribune

    Lake Michigan water flows though the Evanston Water Treatment Plant on its way to customers in this Oct. 14, 2017 file photo. Lake Michigan water flows though the Evanston Water Treatment Plant on its way to customers in this Oct. 14, 2017 file photo.

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  13. WMAQ-Ch. 5 reporter Mary Ann Ahern lists Skokie home for $689,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Chicago Tribune

    Built in 1946, Mary Ann Ahern's house has 2A1 2 baths, a living room with a wood-burning fireplace, a formal dining room, a mudroom. Built in 1946, Mary Ann Ahern's house has 2A1 2 baths, a living room with a wood-burning fireplace, a formal dining room, a mudroom.

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  14. Harley Clarke Mansion referendum headed for November ballot in EvanstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Chicago Tribune

    Evanston City Clerk Devon Reid, left, Mayor Steve Hagerty and 8th Ward Ald. Ann Rainey listen to public comment during a meeting of the Evanston Electoral Board on Aug. 21, 2018 at Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center.

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  15. Evanston's socially historic Family Focus building is for sale....Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    The building housing the Family Focus program in Evanston, at 2010 Dewey Avenue, one of the last pieces of significant black history in town, is for sale. Community members are rallying to buy it.

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  16. Uptown grammar school gets new life as upscale apartments - complete with chalkboardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    A peek inside the Stewart School Lofts, a new Uptown apartment building where contemporary kitchens and bathrooms contrast with historic elements. Graeme Stewart School in Uptown was built in 1905 and served young students for more than a century.

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  17. Evanston says Skokie has 'no fundamental right to Lake Michigan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Lake Michigan water is treated at the Evanston Water Treatment Plant on Oct. 14, 2017. Evanston has filed a motion to dismiss a federal lawsuit filed by neighboring Skokie over proposed water rates that Evanston seeks to charge the village.

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  18. Flash flood warning issued for northern parts of Chicago areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for parts of the Chicago area including portions of Cook, Lake, DuPage and Kane counties, until 7 p.m. Tuesday, caused by ongoing heavy rain. "Thunderstorms moving through the area this evening could pose an isolated risk of damaging winds but the more likely threat is from heavy rain," the weather service said in a hazardous weather report issued Tuesday afternoon.

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  19. National Louis University closes on its purchase of Kendall...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Chef Beverly Kim tastes dishes prepared by her students at Kendall College in Chicago in 2013. A recently closed deal folds for-profit Kendall's five degree programs and 800 students into the broader academic offerings at National Louis University.

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  20. Film documents life of Evanston's longest-serving mayor Lorraine Horton, who turns 100 this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    Lorraine H. Morton, seated, received a standing ovation following a screening of the documentary film about her life titled "Lorraine H. Morton: A Life Worthwhile" July 29, 2018. Lorraine H. Morton, seated, received a standing ovation following a screening of the documentary film about her life titled "Lorraine H. Morton: A Life Worthwhile" July 29, 2018.

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