The Junior League of Evanston-North Shore holds a new member open house at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, to provide information about joining the group.

The open house will be held at the Winnetka Community House, 620 Lincoln Ave., Suite 209, in Winnetka.

To RSVP mail or call the office at [email protected] or 847-441-0995. More information online.

Post date: September 18, 2015 - 3:09pm

A cell phone and keys were taken from an unlocked 2013 Nissan in the 900 block of Sherman Ave. last night. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Post date: September 18, 2015 - 2:07pm

Thunderstorms -- some possibly severe -- are forecast for Evanston tonight, and that's led Evanston Township High School Athletic Director Chris Livatino to switch the times for this evening's football games.

Post date: September 18, 2015 - 11:37am

The Evanston Public Library received the Illinois Policy Institute’s Sunshine Award for governmental transparency during its board meeting Wednesday.

Post date: September 18, 2015 - 10:29am

Northwestern University has received a five-year, $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish, in collaboration with the University of Chicago, a new national resource that provides academic, small business and industry researchers access to cutting-edge nanotechnology facilities and expertise.

Post date: September 18, 2015 - 8:30am

Evanston Public Library officials hope to launch a program next year to loan out cellular network hotspots to let customers without wifi access at home connect to the internet without having to find a public building or business that offers free access.

Post date: September 17, 2015 - 4:37pm

One of the most popular local tours for Evanstonians to experience is the tour of the municipal water treatment facility, located just north of the Northwestern University campus.

Post date: September 17, 2015 - 4:22pm

Evanstonians wondering whether new construction in town has satiated the demand for rental apartments here got an answer today -- and it appears to be "no."

Fifield Cos. and Carroll Properties today announced that E2 Apartments, their 356-unit project in downtown Evanston, has been leasing at a record pace. Just six months after opening for pre-leasing, the community is more than 80 percent-leased.

Post date: September 17, 2015 - 3:50pm

"Growing Stronger Together" is the theme of the Evanston Community Foundation's annual Celebrate!Evanston benefit on Thursday, Oct. 8, at the Evanston Golf Club.

Post date: September 17, 2015 - 3:44pm

Willard Elementary School will host its annual Fall Fest on Saturday, Sept. 26, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. on the school grounds at 2700 Hurd Ave.

Post date: September 17, 2015 - 3:25pm