Evanston police, responding to a “man-with-a-gun” call Monday evening in the 1700 block of Hovland Court, just north of the Evanston Township High School campus, said they apprehended a 33-year-old parolee with a loaded Springfield Arms .45 caliber handgun in his backpack.
One of Evanston's most development-skeptical aldermen sharply criticized foes of a planned new high-rise project on Sherman Avenue Monday night for spreading what she called "fake facts" about the proposal.
District 65 board members are in agreement. The two-way Spanish-English immersion program, or TWI as it’s known, needs to be expanded. What they can’t agree on yet is how, or where, new strands of the program should be offered.