The Daily Northwestern

Cook County sees air quality decrease as Evanston continues green initiatives

Tanner Maxwell, Reporter

April 30, 2013

Cook County received an "F" for its air quality in a study published by the American Lung Association last week, bucking a national trend of cleaner skies. In its annual State of the Air report, the ALA gave Cook County an "...

District 65 begins integrating Next Generation Science Standards

Tanner Maxwell, Reporter

April 25, 2013

With the release of new national science education standards, Evanston/Skokie District 65 teachers are trying to change their outdated curriculum this fall as state lawmakers aim to do the same for all Illinois schools. T...