After spending more than an hour discussing a plan for helping top math students perform even better, the Evanston/Skokie District 65 School Board paused this week to consider whether it would be better to expend that effort on aiding struggling students.
Graffiti was found on a train depot on Davis Street and a sidewalk at Forest Avenue and Dempster Street between Monday afternoon and yesterday morning. These among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
What does it mean to be ready for college and/or career? That’s one of the issues the Evanston Township District 202 High School Board will be wrestling with as it conducts a formal review of its goals this year.
Paid Post: On Saturday, Feb. 13, Downtown Evanston is hosting “Show the Love,” an event to celebrate Valentine’s Day and raise money for Foundation 65, a nonprofit organization that provides art and literacy grants to District 65 schools.
Food was stolen from a grocery store on Chicago Avenue yesterday and electronics were nabbed from a pharmacy on the same street the day before. These among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
Alderman Ann Rainey, 8th Ward, says Evanston's new ordinance that proponents say will encourage development of affordable housing actually favors the rich, while penalizing those with more modest incomes.