Don’t let parking fees stop you from doing your holiday shopping in downtown Evanston. The city is offering free evening and weekend parking in the three downtown self-park garages, from Thanksgiving Day through Jan. 2, 2016.
A 7 percent increase in loans, accompanied by a slight dip in loan losses, was given major credit for a 22 percent increase in earnings at First Evanston Bancorp, Inc., the parent company of First Bank and Trust, for the first nine months of 2015.
Yellowbrick, a psychiatric healthcare facility in Evanston that treats young adults with complex mental health difficulties, is co-sponsoring a conference for mental health professionals with the Menninger Clinic on Friday, Dec. 11.
Executives of Pharmacannis, the medical marijuana company scheduled to open a dispensary in downtown Evanston later this month, told residents at a community meeting Wednesday night that there's a lot of paperwork for patients who hope to get cannabis at the dispensary.