The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: A thank you from the Evanston Community Foundation

Sara Schastok

April 3, 2014

Filed under Dance Marathon 2014, Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion

As the quarter gets underway, the Evanston Community Foundation wants to extend our appreciation to every dancer, committee member and executive board member on a hugely successful 40th anniversary Dance Marathon.  We want you...

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...

ETHS “detracking” curriculum changes hot topic at school board candidate forum

Edward Cox, Reporter

February 11, 2013

Filed under City, Education, Local, Politics

Three Evanston school board candidates met with residents at an Evanston cafe Sunday to discuss their campaign platforms in an election that will include four hotly contested District 202 seats. Ald. Mark Tendam (6th) said...

Youth advocates call for collaboration among families, social service agencies

Susan Du, City Editor

September 23, 2012

Filed under City, Education, Local

Central Street restaurant Curt’s Cafe hosted a panel discussion of issues facing Evanston’s youth Tuesday. The talk touched on topics such as racism, homelessness and the disconnect between families and the community. Curt's...

Where to meet off campus

Susan Du, City Editor

August 27, 2012

Filed under Orientation Issue

When months’ worth of dirty laundry renders dorm conditions inhabitable, when “meet me at Norris” gets old and the trek down to Chicago is complicated by endless viaduct construction, Evanston’s many mom and pop hangouts...