Seth Green, the executive director of Youth Organizations Umbrella, described the group's plans for a new headquarters at 1911 Church St. Thursday evening to a sometimes skeptical group of 5th Ward residents.
Sophomore guards Savannah Norfleet and Cookie Boothe combined for 27 points and 10 steals to lead the Evanston girls basketball team to its first victory of the season Wednesday at the Schaumburg Thanksgiving Tournament.
Gordon and Carole Segal, co-founders of Crate & Barrel and longtime supporters of Northwestern University, their alma mater, have committed approximately $10 million to the University through a planned gift.
Two Evanstonians who met at the Evanston Homebrewers Association will realize their dream Friday with the grand opening of Evanston’s first nanobrewery, Sketchbook Brewing Company, behind the orange door in the alley at 825 Chicago Ave.
Evanston’s First Bank & Trust credits the impetus from the community’s recent “Evanston 150” activity as possibly being the catalyst that led it to become one of only about a dozen banks in the state to earn an “outstanding” CRA rating from bank regulators.