The recent attacks on some ethnic restaurants here may have backfired. Menacing letters containing hate speech purporting to be from judges in the Skokie Court House evoked instead a show of local support, in addition to law-enforcement investigations. The Evanston Police Detective Bureau and the Cook County Sheriff’s Police Department, in conjunction with the U.S. […]
At least two Evanston restaurants on Sept. 20 received phony documents purporting to be court orders issued in the names of Cook County Circuit Court judges. Zinnia Iglesias, owner of Ovo Frito Café, 1936 Maple Ave., did not expect anything out of the ordinary when the restaurant’s mail was delivered Monday. However, she noted the […]
While opening the schools for in-person learning was intended to limit learning loss due to remote learning, part of the rational was to better address students’ mental health issues and well-being.