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Northwestern alumnus becomes fifth candidate to join mayoral race

Nora Shelly, City Editor

December 8, 2016

Filed under City, Local, Politics

The candidate field in Evanston's mayoral race has grown to five, as Evanston lawyer and activist Jeff Smith announced this week that he plans to run. Smith (WCAS, '77) said he is currently circulating petitions and is looking...

Central Street neighborhood wins national award

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 3, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

The American Planning Association on Friday named Evanston's Central Street neighborhood one of the best in the country, applauding its civic activism, unique businesses and lakefront amenities. The Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit ...