The Daily Northwestern

Film festival seeks to inspire environmental activism

Renzo Downey, Reporter

February 4, 2016

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City

With the first night sold out and the second on its way, the 2016 Wild and Scenic Film Festival will showcase two nights of films on environmental sustainability at the Evanston Ecology Center. The Evanston Environmental Association,...

Evanston Environmental Association provides donation to bolster construction on ecology center

Marissa Page, City Editor

January 20, 2016

Filed under City, Local

The Evanston Environmental Association has donated $43,000 to the Evanston Ecology Center for the construction of an extension to the center’s classroom space, the city announced Wednesday. At the Jan. 11 City Council meeting, EEA pr...

Local landscaping program will encourage eco-friendly yard practices

Tori Latham, City Editor

May 18, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

Evanston is supporting a local program that will help community members make their yards more eco-friendly and manage stormwater better, the city announced Monday. The city is providing administrative support to the Livable...

Environmental film festival returns to Evanston for fourth time

Alice Yin, Development Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), Business, City, Latest Stories, Local

The nationwide Wild & Scenic Film Festival is returning to play a selection of environmental films in Evanston on Friday. Organized by the South Yuba River Citizens League, the touring festival will be at the Evanston...