The City of Evanston’s Public Works Agency plans additional street cleaning dates in November and December to help clear streets of leaves and other debris.

Post date: October 17, 2017 - 5:59pm

Student journalists at Evanston Township High School plan to meet tomorrow with Principal Marcus Campbell to work out details for implementing a tentative agreement that would allow the redistribution of stories in The Evanstonian that led to confiscation of the school newspaper.

Post date: October 17, 2017 - 3:28pm

Thieves were busy in Evanston Monday. The crime bulletin from Evanston police reports four victims of thefts.  

Post date: October 17, 2017 - 12:38pm

The owners of The Merion, the senior living community at 1611 Chicago Ave. in Evanston are planning a new high-rise development just to the north of their building.

Post date: October 17, 2017 - 10:35am

Evanston aldermen Monday agreed to let Clerk Devon Reid continue to serve as the city's Freedom of Information Act officer but deferred action on how widely responses to FOIA requests should be made available.

The action came after nearly two dozen residents supported Reid at the Rules Committee meeting. Many of the speakers identified themselves as members of Reclaim Evanston, an activist group that had backed Reid's candidacy in last spring's election.

Post date: October 17, 2017 - 9:25am

One jog around the Vernon Hills course Monday told Evanston cross country star Enyaeva Michelin all she needed to know before the Central Suburban League championship meet.

Post date: October 16, 2017 - 10:03pm

Renovations to the Jewish center for Northwestern students will be the focus at Tuesday night's Preservation Commission meeting in Evanston. 

Post date: October 16, 2017 - 9:28pm

Two Hondas and two Hyundais were victims of catalytic converter thieves last week. These among the stories in today’s daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Post date: October 16, 2017 - 3:14pm

Northwestern students participating in the prestigious Solar Decathlon in Denver are celebrating today.  

Post date: October 16, 2017 - 11:53am

Evanston aldermen will be told tonight that the city has managed to show a modest profit on its investment in two restaurant-bar businesses on Howard Street.

A memo from Assistant City Manager Marty Lyons and Economic Development Manager Paul Zalmezak says the city has recouped all the money it put into Ward Eight and Peckish Pig.

The city purchased both buildings and spend a considerable sum on renovating the properties.

Post date: October 16, 2017 - 10:41am