This week's warm weather may have you thinking about spring -- and here's a related thought -- street cleaning is scheduled to resume in Evanston next week.

Cleaning will begin on Wednesday, March 1, and, weather permitting, will continue through Friday, Dec. 15.

Post date: February 21, 2017 - 11:25am

Evanston mayoral candidates, who all say they favor some form of affordable housing policy, shied away from the idea of trying to attract more people of any particular income group to town.

Post date: February 21, 2017 - 9:54am

Viewpoint: The City of Evanston needs to do a better job of telling the public what happens after police make an arrest.

In the wake of the controversies over the arrests of Lawrence Crosby and Devon Reid it's become apparent that the public rarely finds out what happens to a case once charges are filed against a suspect.

Post date: February 21, 2017 - 8:37am

Evanston girls basketball fans are watching a new and improved version of Leighah-Amori Wool this season, even though she entered her senior year as the leading scorer in school history.

Call the 2016-17 version Wool 2.0 --- a stronger player who’s in better shape physically than at any point in her career.

Post date: February 20, 2017 - 10:22pm

The 13th annual Justin Wynn Leadership Academy 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be held on Saturday, March 4, in Beardsley Gym at Evanston Township High School.

Post date: February 20, 2017 - 4:11pm

Pause midweek during this season of reflection to enjoy sounds of the historic 1922 Skinner Organ in the beautiful Saint Luke's nave. Dr. Christine Kraemer, organist at Saint Luke's, will perform organ mediations from 11:30 AM to 12 PM on Wednesdays during Lent.

Wednesdays 11:30 AM to 12 PM

March 8, 15, 22, & 29

Saint Luke's Episcopal Church, 939 Hinman Avenue, Evanston

Free Will Offering to benefit NFP Opus 327, devoted to conserving the organ

Post date: February 20, 2017 - 3:19pm

Please join Evanston Quakers for a special event on Sunday February 26th, 2017, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with lunch following,

"A Quick Introduction to White Privilege" will be led by diversity and inclusion consultant Corrie Wallace, who is currently conducting an equity audit for Evanston/Skokie School District 65. For more information on Corrie and the day's events, please view the flyer.

Post date: February 20, 2017 - 2:38pm

Evanston police received a report of two houses on Foster Street being hit by gunshots.This among stories in today’s daily crime bulletin.

Post date: February 20, 2017 - 1:37pm

About 200 members of the Democratic Party of Evanston turned out for a meeting at the Unitarian Church Sunday, where the group voted to endorse Devon Reid in the race for city clerk over incumbent Rodney Greene.

The endorsement vote tally, released this morning, showed Reid winning 75 percent of the votes cast.

Post date: February 20, 2017 - 11:09am

Evanston City Clerk Rodney Greene has billed taxpayers $5,305 over the past two years to have himself listed in a publication called Continental Who’s Who.

Evanston Now was alerted to the expenditures by Devon Reid, Greene’s opponent the upcoming April 4 election for clerk.

Post date: February 20, 2017 - 9:41am