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120 Rabbis in Congressional Record: Toward Peace or War With Iran?

Rabbi Arthur Waskow | Posted 03.15.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Arthur Waskow

The Rabbinic Statement on Moving Step by Step toward Shalom with Iran (initiated by The Shalom Center) has been placed in the Congressional Record by ...

'Top Chef' Finalist Brings Korean Bar Food To Evanston

Evanston, IL Patch | Jennifer Fisher | Posted 08.12.2013 | Chicago

A Top Chef finalist will be cooking Korean bar foods like pork belly pancakes and bi bim bop at Evanston’s new pop-up restaurant this August. Be...

Evanston Man Charged With Coleman Shooting

Evanston, IL Patch | Jennifer FisherEmail the Author | Posted 09.28.2012 | Chicago

Police say a 20-year-old Evanston man fatally shot 14-year-old Dajae Coleman last Saturday, when he mistook the Evanston Township High School freshman...

Food Truck Battle Expands To The Suburbs

Evanston, IL Patch | Posted 08.08.2012 | Chicago

One donut truck is pitting itself against the city of Evanston over the city’s requirement that food trucks must be operated by brick and mortar res...

Are Beach Fees In This Suburb Unreasonable?

Evanston, IL Patch | Katherine Richardson | Posted 09.21.2012 | Chicago

Two men tread up the beach, drop their yellow tickets into a trash-can, and share their objections to the $8 entry fee, a cost about which many beach-...

Evanston Considering Following Chicago's Lead On Speed Cameras

Evanston, IL Patch | Posted 06.20.2012 | Chicago

While the number of car crashes involving pedestrians has decreased steadily in the past several years, the city believes there’s more work to be do...

Polar Explorer Recounts Life On An Ice Cap

Evanston, IL Patch | Posted 06.03.2012 | Chicago

Dragging a sled over Arctic ice on a 55-day expedition to the North Pole in 2009, explorer John Huston missed guacamole, eggs Benedict and his family....

WATCH: Hitler Very Bummed About Closure Of Evanston Bar

Evanston, IL Patch | Emily Stone Email the Author | Posted 04.03.2012 | Chicago

Hitler is very upset about The Keg losing its liquor license. At least that's what he says in this YouTube parody, one in a long line of spoofs where ...

Man Arrested In Anti-Immigration Graffiti Case

Evanston, IL Patch | Posted 01.08.2012 | Chicago

Evanston police on Monday arrested a 21-year-old man from Evanston and charged him in connection with anti-immigration graffiti that appeared througho...

Woman Allegedly Stabbed Someone At Youth Football Practice

Evanston, IL Patch | Jessica Rudis | Posted 11.28.2011 | Chicago

Evanston police say they arrested a 36-year-old woman and charged her in connection with a stabbing that occurred at Evanston Township High School dur...

Evanston Woman Bakes Her Way Through Unemployment

Evanston, IL Patch | Kimberly Elsham Email the Author | Posted 10.15.2011 | Chicago

A brunette woman in a light yellow t-shirt sits on a folding chair under a Katz Cookies sign at an Evanston farmers market. She's smiling as visitors ...

Evanston Grocery Store Will Soon House Police Station

Evanston, IL Patch | Jordan Graham Email the Author | Posted 09.29.2011 | Chicago

The Evanston Police Department outpost currently being constructed within the Evanston Plaza Dominick's grocery store was the topic of a heated debate...

Explosive Device Found At Suburban Police Station

Evanston, IL Patch | Jessica Rudis | Posted 08.20.2011 | Chicago

Evanston police said an explosive device was found in back of their Howard Street outpost on Saturday. A person of interest in the case has been taken...

Evanston Considers Taxing Or Outright Banning Plastic Bags

Evanston, IL Patch | Patch Staff | Email the Author | April 26, 2011 | Posted 06.27.2011 | Chicago

Choosing plastic at the check-out line could potentially cost Evanston residents an extra five cents if a bag tax ordinance passes. ...

Evanston Residents Say No To The Tilted Kilt

Evanston, IL Patch | Jessica Rudis | Email the Author | April 21, 2011 | Posted 06.22.2011 | Chicago

A group of Evanston residents has launched a grassroots movement in opposition to the Tilted Kilt, a Hooters-like Celtic themed restaurant and bar tha...

WATCH: Fire Destroys Historic Building In Evanston

Evanston, IL Patch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Fire crews from Evanston and surrounding communities battled a three-alarm fire late Tuesday night that gutted a historic building at Oak Avenue and G...