Members of a City Council subcommittee Wednesday night suggested at their first meeting that creating subsidized housing units in new downtown high-rises isn't the best way to maximize the amount of affordable housing in Evanston.
A 60-year-old Chicago man told police that someone stole his gym bag while he was on a train at the Main Street Chicago Transit Authority station.This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
On the heels of a report showing student test scores have fallen in the past year for Evanston/Skokie District 65 students, school board members spent a couple of hours at Tuesday night's board meeting talking about how that happened.
The Evanston Township High School District 202 Board unanimously rescinded Tuesday night a resolution it had passed last month that would have restricted the ability of its members to share internal memoes with outsiders.
Six critically acclaimed plays from the U.K. and Russia captured on film will be screened in winter and spring of 2018 as the Stage on Screen series continues at Northwestern University’s Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts.