Someone tossed a garbage can off the parking garage at Presence St. Francis Hospital yesterday that damaged a snow plow stored below. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
With one big new development project approved this week in Evanston, another up for approval later in the month, and a third scheduled to break ground next week -- here's a look at how such projects impact everybody else's property ta
A $20.5 million no-bid contract awarded to a Wilmette-based consulting firm that has expanded to offices in Evanston is at the center of a reported FBI probe into Chicago Public Schools chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett.
"The connections we can make and leverage are more important than the individual component parts of our work," retiring Evanston Community Foundation head Sara Schastok told guests at the foundation's annual meeting Wednesday evening
City staff told members of the Harley Clark Committee Wednesday night that if the mansion building were torn down, the Evanston lakefront property potentially could be redeveloped for as many as nine single family homes while still maintaining public ownership of the beach and parking area.
About the only positive news a delegation of Evanstonians received on their Lobby Day bus trip to Springfield Tuesday was a promise from Gov. Bruce Rauner that, no matter what budget scenario is implemented, the state’s public schools will receive increased funding.