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Evanston Buddy Baseball League Welcomes Special Needs Players

Evanston Buddy Baseball League Welcomes Special Needs Players

There's no charge to play.
13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Northwestern Sues Writer Over Leopold and Loeb Book

Northwestern Sues Writer Over Leopold and Loeb Book

Nina Barrett, who recently opened Evanston’s Bookends & Beginnings, has refused to return the manuscript and files, the university alleges.
Hewn Unveils Evanston's First Parklet Next Week

Hewn Unveils Evanston's First Parklet Next Week

The bakery raised more than $15,000 in a Kickstarter campaign to fund the community gathering spot.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Victim in Tuesday’s Skokie Shooting is Identified

Victim in Tuesday’s Skokie Shooting is Identified

The victim, who was from Chicago, was shot on McCormick Boulevard just before 10 a.m.
Sing-Along with Your Favorite Disney Princesses

Sing-Along with Your Favorite Disney Princesses

Two performances at Northwestern invite the audience to sing along with Disney songs from The Little Mermaid to Frozen.
What Changes Do You Want in Evanston’s Public Transportation?

What Changes Do You Want in Evanston’s Public Transportation?

The city is conducting a survey to get public feedback.
Man Dies in Mid-Morning Shooting on McCormick

Man Dies in Mid-Morning Shooting on McCormick

The shooting occurred just before 10 a.m. at McCormick and Oakton in Skokie.
Two Teens Shot on Emerson Monday Evening

Two Teens Shot on Emerson Monday Evening

Neither victim has life-threatening injuries, police say.
Evanston's Young Filmmakers Invited to Submit Short Films for Screening

Evanston's Young Filmmakers Invited to Submit Short Films for Screening

Filmmakers age 21 and younger can submit works to be screened during the 2014 Starlight Movies in the Park series.
Teen Felon Arrested for Possession of Loaded Gun in Evanston

Teen Felon Arrested for Possession of Loaded Gun in Evanston

The Mount Prospect 18 year old had a gun with an obliterated serial number, police said.
High School Kicks Bears Player Off Field, New Victims Claim Chiropractor Sexually Abused Them

High School Kicks Bears Player Off Field, New Victims Claim Chiropractor Sexually Abused Them

Also, a man was arrested in Evanston for driving around with a loaded weapon and body armor.
Man Charged with Attempted Armed Robbery of Evanston Barber Shop

Man Charged with Attempted Armed Robbery of Evanston Barber Shop

Police say the man had a loaded handgun and mask that he used to try to rob an Emerson Street shop.
Man Arrested with Loaded Gun, Body Armor in Evanston

Man Arrested with Loaded Gun, Body Armor in Evanston

The Chicago man had the items in his car Thursday evening, police say.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
City Hosts Bike Ride, Bike Lane Discussion Saturday

City Hosts Bike Ride, Bike Lane Discussion Saturday

The discussion will focus on the proposed Chicago Avenue-Sheridan Road bike lane and street improvement project.
Northwestern Ranked 23rd Best University in the World

Northwestern Ranked 23rd Best University in the World

American universities dominated the top of the list.
Fallen Evanston Firefighters Honored Tuesday

Fallen Evanston Firefighters Honored Tuesday

The remembrance ceremony will be held at Fireman's Park.
Missing Evanston Man Located

Missing Evanston Man Located

He had gone missing Tuesday.