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The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

The Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Education Center. The building is red brick with blue glass windows.

District 65 reflects on 2021-22 school year, discusses disproportionately high suspension rates for Black students

Yiming Fu, Managing Editor June 14, 2022

Many Evanston/Skokie School District 65 board members called for centering student voices during Monday’s board meeting to plan for the future following a “difficult year” caused by the COVID-19...

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Early voting opens for Illinois state primaries

Yiming Fu, Managing Editor June 14, 2022

For Illinois voters who want to get ahead, polls for this year’s state primaries have opened for early voting.  Polls are open for early voting June 13-27. The primary elections will take place on...

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City Council honors EPL executive director Karen Danczak Lyons

Jorja Siemons, Senior Staffer June 14, 2022

Interim City Manager Kelley Gandurski led City Council in celebrating Karen Danczak Lyons on Monday before her retirement from the post of Evanston Public Library’s executive director. Danczak Lyons...

A photo of the exterior of the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center.

City Council approves $3 million ARPA allocation to McGaw YMCA men’s residence renovation

Jorja Siemons, Senior Staffer June 14, 2022

City Council voted 6-1 to approve a $3 million allocation of American Rescue Plan Act funding to support the renovation of The McGaw YMCA’s Men’s Residence on Monday.  “Our goal is to continue...

Evanston Township High Schools exterior.

District 202 approves $99.2 million budget for Fiscal Year 2023

Elena Hubert, Reporter June 14, 2022

The Evanston Township High School District 202 school board approved a tentative budget of $99.2 million on Monday, a 3.5% increase from last year’s budget, for Fiscal Year 2023. The board unanimously...

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