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A Note to Our Readers about Changes on Patch

A Note to Our Readers about Changes on Patch

What's new at Patch, and what's coming.

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Evanston Passes Plastic Bag Ban

Evanston Passes Plastic Bag Ban

The ban applies to chain and franchise stores.
Mayor Tisdahl: City Working Hard to Combat Violent Summer

Mayor Tisdahl: City Working Hard to Combat Violent Summer

She encourages residents to get more involved in their neighborhoods and alert police to any suspicious activity.

Evanston Celebrating National Night Out Aug. 5

Neighbors are encouraged to host or attend events in their neighborhoods to take a unified stand against crime.

Life Out There performs at the Adler Planetarium

If you’ve ever wondered what world-renowned scientists do in their spare time, “Life Out There” answers that question today and tomorrow.
Northwestern Lifeguard Hit by Runaway Boat, Hospitalized

Northwestern Lifeguard Hit by Runaway Boat, Hospitalized

The boat’s driver, from a middle school camp, lost control of the boat.
Police Searching for Missing 15-Year-Old Girl with Cognitive Disabilities

Police Searching for Missing 15-Year-Old Girl with Cognitive Disabilities

She’s known to frequent the Loyola Park and the northern part of Rogers Park.
Evanston Obituary: Bernice O’Malley, 88

Evanston Obituary: Bernice O’Malley, 88

Visitation and a memorial service will be held Aug. 9.
Accused 'Machete Man' Says All He Had on Him Was a Lighter: OMGPD

Accused 'Machete Man' Says All He Had on Him Was a Lighter: OMGPD

A woman locks up her dog in filth, a suspicious texter and a man with red fingernails this week in the annals of PatchChicago crime-n-shame.
Broad Daylight Fatal Shooting, High School Sub Charged with Child Porn Possession

Broad Daylight Fatal Shooting, High School Sub Charged with Child Porn Possession

Also, radio personality Kathy Hart wants to open a restaurant and Duran Duran's locally-based fan club gets sued.
Amy O. Woodbury's 14th Annual Front Yard Art Sale

Amy O. Woodbury's 14th Annual Front Yard Art Sale

70+ AOW originals, many made while in Southern Utah, will be for sale. Sept. 6, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1931 Colfax, Evanston. Rain date 9/13.
Goldfish Swim School, Inflatable Sports Dome Approved by City Committee

Goldfish Swim School, Inflatable Sports Dome Approved by City Committee

The two recreation facilities need several more approvals before becoming a reality.
Goldfish Swim School, Inflatable Sports Dome Approved by City Committee

Goldfish Swim School, Inflatable Sports Dome Approved by City Committee

The two recreation facilities still need several more approvals.
Football Player from Skokie Collapses, Dies During Drills

Football Player from Skokie Collapses, Dies During Drills

The 22-year-old died in Minnesota of an undetected heart condition.
Breaking Down the Buzzword: Cloud Computing 101

Breaking Down the Buzzword: Cloud Computing 101

Questions about cloud computing? We've got you covered! Check out this post and our infographic for more information.