Evanston police say a 45-year-old Chicago man was shot in the parking lot of the Pizza Hut restaurant on Howard Street at Ridge Avenue Wednesday night.

Post date: February 11, 2016 - 10:22am

Neighbors offered up the usual litany of complaints about a new Evanston residential development Wednesday night -- too tall, not enough parking.

Post date: February 11, 2016 - 6:26am

Paid Post: On Saturday, Feb. 13, Downtown Evanston is hosting “Show the Love,” an event to celebrate Valentine’s Day and raise money for Foundation 65, a nonprofit organization that provides art and literacy grants to District 65 schools.

Post date: February 10, 2016 - 6:30pm

The Evanston Dance Ensemble presents Alice in Wonderland March 10 through 13 at the Josephine Louis Theater at Northwestern University.

Watch Alice as she falls through the rabbit hole and encounters a cast of colorful characters including the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts, dancing Roses and battling Chess Pieces.

Under the artistic direction of Béa Rashid and Christina Ernst, Lewis Carroll's classic tale is retold through innovative dance created by top choreographic talents from the Chicago dance community.

Post date: February 10, 2016 - 3:20pm

Food was stolen from a grocery store on Chicago Avenue yesterday and electronics were nabbed from a pharmacy on the same street the day before. These among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Post date: February 10, 2016 - 2:22pm

Beth Richie, a professor of African-American Studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago, will keynote a breakfast meeting on gender violence at the First United Methodist Church, 516 Church St. in Evanston, on International Women's Day, Tuesday, March 8.

Post date: February 10, 2016 - 1:23pm

The Evanston Police Department hosts an Evening of Diversity Dialogue  with Dr. Gilo Kwesi Logan from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23 at the Levy Center, 300 Dodge Ave.

Post date: February 10, 2016 - 12:39pm

Evonda Thomas-Smith, director of Evanston's Health and Human Services Department, and former Evanston alderman Jane Grover will discuss how the city managed the elimination of Evanston Township and how human services programs formerly provided by the township are now delivered by the city at a League of Women Voters luncheon on Monday, Feb. 22.

Post date: February 10, 2016 - 10:11am

The Lake Street Singers will offer Broadway-style entertainment in a modified cabaret setting with seating at tables as well as chairs for their performance at the church on Saturday evening, Feb. 27.

Post date: February 10, 2016 - 9:48am

Candidates for Cook County state's attorney have been invited to a forum sponsored by the Central Street Neighbors Association at the group's annual meeting at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 25.

Post date: February 10, 2016 - 9:46am