This week is a busy one for Evanston area theater companies, bringing audiences spring comedies and bold new plays. Here’s a shortlist of what's happening on stage in and around Evanston for the next few weeks.
Evanston's City Council has failed for eight years to extend the city's affordable housing ordinance to cover new rental construction, but subsidized rentals suddenly became front of mind for aldermen Monday night.
LiveWatch Security LLC, a five-year-old startup security monitoring firm based in Evanston, has been sold for $67 million to Monitronics, the nation's second largest home security alarm monitoring company.
What started out as the formation of a three-year strategic plan for the Evanston/Skokie School District 65 morphed into a five-year plan Monday night and was enthusiastically and unanimously approved by the board amid a celebration of song and drama.