The Daily Northwestern

Evanston Township plans next steps after supervisor resigns

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 25, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Evanston officials began plotting the immediate future of the township this week, hoping to restore order following the abrupt resignation of embattled supervisor Gary Gaspard. The township board turned the first page Monday,...

Evanston Mental Health board discusses proposed budget

Maddie Elkins, Reporter

October 11, 2013

Filed under City, Local, Politics

The Evanston Mental Health Board on Thursday night announced its proposed budget for fiscal year 2014, which includes nearly $81,000 more than last year's total. The proposed budget would be distributed among 15 agencies with...

Former Ald. Maxine Lange remembered for community activism

Sabrina Rodriguez, Reporter

October 10, 2013

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Maxine Lange, a former Evanston alderman and activist, died Monday at the age of 81. Lange served on City Council from 1971 to 1979 and was also a teacher and health care administrator. “She believed people in the co...