The fundraising effort behind building a new Robert Crown Center got a big boost today, with a $500,000 pledge of support from Beacon Academy, the Montessori-based high school located in downtown Evanston.
The photographs are as diverse as the photographers. Five students from around the world all studying at ETHS participated in an art project, called photovoice, learning how to how to speak through art.
It’s official title is “Progress on the Go,” but it’s actually a bus that will be parked at the East Surface Parking Lot of the Evanston Public Library, fully equipped with computers, wi-fi, and the like to dispense financial advice for free.
City police, fire and health officials will join PEER Services and NorthShore University HealthSystem for a panel discussion Jan. 18 on opioid prevention, treatment and outreach hosted by the Evanston Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition.
Suppose there were an emergency at Evanston Township High School and first-responders were unable to talk with each other. A system was recently installed to ensure that such a thing is unlikely to happen.