Omar A. Brown, who was appointed to the Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Board of Education in the summer of 2014, has submitted his resignation from the board, which will begin taking applications for his replacement this month.
The Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University has announced the receipt of a $1 million endowment from Lisa and Steven Tananbaum to endow a curator position in the museum's modern and contemporary art program.
It’s been nearly 100 years since a solar eclipse was visible from coast to coast in the United States. That’s why it’s such a big deal that the Evanston Public Library has scheduled a number of programs to prepare everyone for the 2017 eclipse, which will occur on August 21.
A statewide organization that recognizes excellence in early education, ExceleRate Illinois, has named Evanston’s Learning Bridge Early Education Center (formerly the Child Care Center of Evanston) as a recipient of its Award of Excellence for Preschool Teaching and Learning.
An exhibit at the Garden Club of America’s recent Show of Summer at the Chicago Botanic Garden featuring trees planted on the Evanston Township High School campus won a significant national award last weekend.