The Daily Northwestern

Aldermen advance plan for Howard Street Theater

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

September 21, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), Business, City, Local

Aldermen on Monday directed the city to seek an architect to develop an initial drawing for the Howard Street Theater, a long-discussed Evanston project. In a 7-2 vote, City Council approved spending a maximum of $40,000 on...

Evanston Public Library plans panel, book groups for 50th anniversary of North Shore civil rights movement

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

May 27, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

The Evanston Public Library announced Tuesday its plans to acknowledge the 50th anniversary of a civil rights movement on the North Shore with a panel discussion and book groups. The North Shore Summer Project, a community...

Local landscaping program will encourage eco-friendly yard practices

Tori Latham, City Editor

May 18, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

Evanston is supporting a local program that will help community members make their yards more eco-friendly and manage stormwater better, the city announced Monday. The city is providing administrative support to the Livable...

City seeks theater companies for Howard Street theater

Tori Latham, City Editor

May 13, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

Evanston requested Tuesday that theater companies submit their qualifications to be considered to operate out of a Howard Street property. Qualified companies are being asked to submit proposals to manage the property and its...