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Marissa is a Medill junior studying journalism and political science. Her past positions at The Daily include features editor, city editor and holiday guide editor. She has covered local and state politics with an emphasis on education issues. The Chicago native spent her past summer and fall interning at Education Week in Bethesda, Md. You can reach Marissa via Twitter or email.

Marissa Page, Managing Editor

Mar 31, 2017
City moved to reorganize revenue department before discovering millions in undeposited checks, cash (Story)
Mar 03, 2017
Parents, community members organize in support of District 65 referendum (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
Evanston voters turn out in low numbers for mayoral primary (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
Evanston, University police to wear body cameras starting this year (Story)
Feb 07, 2017
Tendam hopes to convey experience, dedication to city in mayoral race (Story)
Jan 31, 2017
Journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates discusses Trump, race in America (Story)
Jan 22, 2017
Chicago mayor, Schapiro celebrate new Northwestern facility for CPS students (Story)
Jan 05, 2017
Chicago Ald. Ameya Pawar becomes first to declare 2018 bid for Illinois governor (Story)
Jan 02, 2017
Another round of objections adds to mayoral election controversy (Story)
Dec 23, 2016
City will hold primary election for mayor, Fifth Ward alderman in February (Story)
Dec 19, 2016
Evanston electoral board dismisses challenges to bids for mayor, clerk (Story)
Dec 15, 2016
Evanston man caught after stealing thousands from Skokie bank (Story)
Oct 23, 2016
The Daily wins Pacemaker award for best college newspaper (Story)
Aug 23, 2016
Mental health program regroups after city halts plan for treatment center (Story)
Jun 17, 2016
Former Northwestern student Michael Szot dies (Story)
May 23, 2016
Medill sophomore Julia Jacobs named The Daily’s next editor in chief (Story)
May 12, 2016
Northwestern student physically battered in Allison Hall (Story)
May 09, 2016
Socio-economic diversity, community centers make 4th Ward a gathering place for Evanston (Story)
May 08, 2016
Police Blotter: Vehicle reported stolen from parking lot on Church Street (Story)
Apr 28, 2016
Police investigate theft allegations at Evanston Township High School (Story)
Mar 30, 2016
Evanston Township High School remembers math teacher, baseball coach Ross Freeland (Story)
Mar 26, 2016
Man killed near Evanston’s southern border (Story)
Mar 26, 2016
Evanston man found dead in basement of his building (Story)
Mar 18, 2016
Police investigate bank robbery on Howard Street (Story)
Mar 15, 2016
Trump, Clinton win Illinois primaries (Story)
Mar 08, 2016
Former President Bill Clinton stresses Hillary Clinton’s record fighting for equality at Evanston campaign event (Story)
Mar 07, 2016
Former President Bill Clinton to campaign for Hillary Clinton in Evanston on Tuesday (Story)
Mar 05, 2016
New Dance Marathon committee focuses on relationship with second beneficiary Evanston Community Foundation (Story)
Mar 05, 2016
Block 4: Skype Interview (Story)
Mar 04, 2016
Election-season signage on public property irks local residents (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
Chicago man arrested for armed robbery of Evanston supermarket (Story)
Feb 28, 2016
Police Blotter: Evanston resident arrested after hitting girlfriend (Story)
Feb 26, 2016
Discussion of update to nuisance premises ordinance moved to City Council (Story)
Feb 25, 2016
Police Blotter: Laptop, cash stolen from Central Street cafe (Story)
Feb 25, 2016
Three arrested after break-in at Northwestern student residence (Story)
Feb 24, 2016
Best Drunchies: Cheesie’s (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Police respond to reported burglary at Northwestern student residence (Story)
Feb 22, 2016
Police Blotter: Armed robbery reported at Davis Street Metra station (Story)
Feb 18, 2016
Recent gun violence prompts Evanston Police Department to heighten patrolling, social media efforts (Story)
Feb 16, 2016
Evanston’s collection of Asian eateries grows with addition of Thai, Chinese restaurants (Story)
Feb 04, 2016
Police Blotter: Paintings reported stolen from Evanston apartment (Story)
Feb 04, 2016
Wilmette, Northwestern officials respond to concern over Rocky Miller Park renovations (Story)
Feb 03, 2016
Bienen graduate students chosen to perform at Kennedy Center (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
Police Blotter: Naperville man’s car reported stolen in Evanston (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
Evanston History Center launches month-long online fundraising campaign (Story)
Feb 01, 2016
Evanston Community Television channel gets reboot from the city (Story)
Jan 31, 2016
Evanston Public Library offers second annual Chinese New Year event (Story)
Jan 29, 2016
Police investigate shots fired near Darrow Avenue, Foster Street (Story)
Jan 28, 2016
Evanston Public Library series to feature panel on children’s publishing (Story)
Jan 28, 2016
Local billionaire to receive recognition from state landmarks organization (Story)
Jan 27, 2016
YMCA’s Brillianteen play comes to a close after 65 years (Story)
Jan 26, 2016
Curt’s Café, Evanston community remember local man killed last week (Story)
Jan 24, 2016
Art exhibit celebrating Black History Month to open at Noyes Cultural Arts Center (Story)
Jan 20, 2016
Evanston Environmental Association provides donation to bolster construction on ecology center (Story)
Jan 20, 2016
Police Blotter: Wallet stolen from downtown Evanston athletic center (Story)
Jan 20, 2016
Evanston man shot to death Tuesday night (Story)
Jan 14, 2016
ETHS delivers update on partnership program with Northwestern (Story)
Jan 14, 2016
Evanston Public Library survey reveals strong interest in fourth branch, expanded library collections (Story)
Jan 12, 2016
Skokie man shot in Evanston alley (Story)
Jan 10, 2016
Police investigating accusation of inappropriate conduct by Haven Middle School substitute teacher (Story)
Jan 07, 2016
Evanston Police Department initiatives recover 41 guns in the city (Story)
Jan 07, 2016
Evanston Community Foundation announces recipients for annual grant program (Story)
Jan 06, 2016
Local grocery store, schools organize food drive for Evanston food pantry (Story)
Jan 05, 2016
Evanston appoints new Parks and Recreation director (Story)
Jan 05, 2016
State opts for distribution of SAT over ACT to Illinois students (Story)
Jan 05, 2016
Police Blotter: Nearly $5,000 worth of jewelry stolen from Evanston home (Story)
Jan 02, 2016
Chicago man drives through window of Freshii restaurant (Story)
Dec 22, 2015
Hilton Orrington sold to New York firm for $60 million (Story)
Dec 16, 2015
City leaders, citizens rally against Islamophobia (Story)
Dec 08, 2015
Colleagues recall Ald. Jane Grover’s dedication to Evanston as her resignation nears (Story)
Dec 04, 2015
Evanston man sentenced to prison for sexually assaulting child (Story)
Dec 04, 2015
Jane Grover to resign as 7th Ward alderman (Story)
Dec 02, 2015
The Daily Northwestern presents: Holiday Guide 2015 (Story)
Dec 02, 2015
Chicago breaks snowfall record with November’s first flurries (Story)
Nov 23, 2015
Evanston representative Daniel Biss drops out of comptroller race (Story)
Nov 22, 2015
Evanston school officials fear state cuts amid Illinois budget impasse (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
City regroups to address nuisance premises following gunshots, death (Story)
Nov 10, 2015
Evanston recognized for measures to prevent childhood obesity (Story)
Nov 10, 2015
Community members express grievances over state budget impasse (Story)
Nov 05, 2015
City officials raise concern over drug houses after death of Evanston woman (Story)
Nov 01, 2015
Evanston police relocate outpost on Howard Street (Story)
Oct 29, 2015
Evanston sees 27 new businesses open in third quarter (Story)
Oct 22, 2015
Robberies drop by more than 20 percent from last year (Story)
Oct 22, 2015
Evanston Community Foundation raises $335,000 at gala (Story)
Oct 21, 2015
Northwestern professor receives honor from local technology community (Story)
Oct 20, 2015
Aldermanic library dedicated to Evanston’s first female mayor (Story)
Oct 15, 2015
CTA implements first stage of 4G wireless coverage on subway lines (Story)
Oct 13, 2015
Tisdahl prioritizes violence prevention with university donation (Story)
Oct 13, 2015
Council votes to increase sustainability of Civic Center parking lot (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
Zoning Board recommends permit grant to new Beacon Academy site (Story)
Oct 04, 2015
Y.O.U. announces $15 million campaign to fund expansion (Story)
Oct 01, 2015
Evanston Animal Shelter shifts from city control to nonprofit model (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
Evanston police officers to participate in walk for sexual assault awareness (Story)
Sep 27, 2015
Evanston Township High School technology club partners with New Orleans community groups (Story)
Sep 24, 2015
Northwestern gives $35,000 to District 65 educational foundation (Story)
Sep 23, 2015
Evanston high school to unveil renovated planetarium (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
Evanston Township High School appoints new chief financial officer (Story)
Sep 17, 2015
ETHS announces ACT scores at all-time high (Story)
Jul 30, 2015
New grocery stores fill former Dominick’s locations (Story)
Jul 28, 2015
Regional superintendent appoints Anne Sills to fill District 202 board vacancy (Story)
Jul 01, 2015
District 202 board unable to fill vacant seat (Story)
May 29, 2015
ETHS, District 65 stand to lose millions from state budget proposal (Story)
May 29, 2015
Elder Hall evacuated after extensive flooding (Story)
May 27, 2015
Evanston Public Library plans panel, book groups for 50th anniversary of North Shore civil rights movement (Story)
May 26, 2015
City warns residents about renewable energy solicitations (Story)
May 19, 2015
CTA begins program to increase Red, Purple Line efficiency (Story)
May 19, 2015
Evanston residents, city officials debate five proposals for Harley Clarke mansion’s future (Story)
May 17, 2015
Four falcon chicks nesting at Evanston Public Library to be banded, named in June ceremony (Story)
May 14, 2015
Local librarian elected to Caldecott Award committee (Story)
May 13, 2015
Evanston teacher wins Golden Apple teaching award (Story)
May 12, 2015
Evanston Township High School ranked 15th in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report (Story)
May 10, 2015
ETHS, NUSO host first-ever Special Needs Awareness event (Story)
May 08, 2015
Evanston honored as walking-friendly city (Story)
May 07, 2015
City seeks theater companies to fill vacant Noyes Street Theatre (Story)
May 07, 2015
Utilities Commission begins development of energy efficiency ordinance (Story)
May 07, 2015
Youth Job Center raises $100k at annual gala (Story)
May 04, 2015
Evanston subcommittee nominates SAFE as animal shelter tenant (Story)
May 01, 2015
Northwestern professor talks competition in Latino-American literature (Story)
Apr 28, 2015
New restaurant occupies Curt’s Cafe South space at night (Story)
Apr 24, 2015
Educational development program holds first local event at Roycemore School (Story)
Apr 21, 2015
Evanston residents win annual poetry competition (Story)
Apr 20, 2015
EveryBlock website expands to Evanston, other Chicago suburbs (Story)
Apr 17, 2015
Northwestern to review Evanston Preservation Commission’s revised rezoning proposal (Story)
Apr 16, 2015
Evanston residents emphasize affordable housing, minimum wage issues (Story)
Apr 14, 2015
Rotary Flame lit in Evanston to celebrate near-eradication of polio (Story)
Apr 14, 2015
Evanston Community Foundation, DonorPath create fundraising project for Evanston nonprofits (Story)
Apr 09, 2015
Youth Organizations Umbrella expands to three additional schools (Story)
Apr 08, 2015
Local school boards each welcome one new member (Story)
Apr 07, 2015
Evanston seeks project proposals for Gibbs-Morrison Cultural Center (Story)
Apr 06, 2015
School board candidates champion fiscal responsibility, inter-district collaboration (Story)
Apr 06, 2015
Early voting turnout drops for upcoming school board race (Story)
Apr 02, 2015
District 65 budget cuts to eliminate 29 full-time positions (Story)
Apr 02, 2015
Evanston mayor seeks public opinion on alderman replacement (Story)
Mar 31, 2015
Evanston parents, teachers discuss potential detriments of PARCC testing (Story)
Mar 06, 2015
Evanston Township High School student group reaps AP successes (Story)
Feb 27, 2015
Best Vegetarian/Vegan: Naf Naf Grill (Story)
Feb 27, 2015
Evanston Art Center breaks ground at new location (Story)
Feb 13, 2015
Harley Clarke Mansion committee holds first meeting (Story)
Feb 10, 2015
Evanston schools will move forward with PARCC testing (Story)
Jan 29, 2015
Evanston, Skokie superintendents discuss state of local schools (Story)
Jan 26, 2015
Percentage of low-income students in Evanston public schools below national average (Story)
Nov 09, 2014
Writer, English Prof Chris Abani receives national arts fellowship (Story)
Oct 30, 2014
Panel of experts discuss national education reform (Story)
Oct 22, 2014
‘Kits & Cats’ day brings Evanston Township High School students to Northwestern (Story)