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St. Athanasius Closed: Evanston Elementary School Shut Down After Swine Flu Scare

CBS2 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A rash of students out sick with flulike symptoms has shut down a Roman Catholic elementary school in Evanston....

Evanston Bans Video Gambling

WBBM Newsradio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Evanston has become the first major Illinois city to ban video gambling....

Chubby Jewish Boy Dreams Of One Day Being Next Apatow Muse

The Onion | The Onion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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EVANSTON, IL—Sources close to Arthur Meyer reported that the overweight Jewish teen hopes to someday inspire film producer Judd Apatow to......

Mad Cow by Moonlight: Mucca Pazza Enchants Evanston

Robert Rodi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Robert Rodi

The role of the marching band used to be one of reassurance: crowds would watch them sail by in lockstep, a vision of supremely confident organization. But we don't much believe in that kind of world anymore.

90-Year-Old Chicago Woman Living With Siblings' Dead Bodies

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

EVANSTON, Ill. — A 90-year-old woman apparently has been living in a house with the bodies of her three siblings, one of whom may have been dead...

Some Glitches In Cook County Voting

Crain's Chicago Business | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Scattered voting glitches were reported at some area polling places Tuesday. Cook County is considering keeping three polling areas open an hour past...

The Democratic Convention, From Evanston

Michael Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Michael Jones

There was no joy in Evanston. The Democrats had found much to disagree on and little to unite around.

Evanston Relaxes Gun Ban To Fit Supreme Court Ruling

Chicago Tribune | Brian Cox and Deborah Horan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Following on the heels of a Supreme Court decision that held that a blanket ban on handguns violated 2nd Amendment rights, Evanston's City Council vot...