Monique Brunson Jones, currently director of programs at the Chicago Foundation for Women, has been named by the Board of Directors to be the new president and CEO of the Evanston Community Foundation, effective Nov. 2.
A fatal traffic accident on Dodge and a fatal shooting on Emerson were among the stories readers read most on Evanston Now in September, along with news of a restaurant opening and a new high-rise project. Here's a rundown of the top 10.
A new cold dessert shop concept called Snow Dragon Shavery is planning to open soon in the former Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt space at 809 Davis St. in the Sherman Plaza development in downtown Evanston.
Evanston-based Presbyterian Homes, owner-operator of three continuing care retirement communities in the north and northwest suburbs, has announced the promotion of Nadim Abi-Antoun to chief operating officer.
When Pope Francis arrives at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York today, he will be looking at stained glass windows that were restored and conserved by employees of Evanston-based Botti Studio of Architectural Arts, Inc. at 919 Grove St.