The Daily Northwestern

Local dentists, hygienists give about 100 people free dental care

Stephanie Kelly, Assistant City Editor

September 21, 2014

A clinic that provides free dental services to those in need performed more than $100,000 worth of procedures to about 100 people at an event in Evanston earlier this month, according to a news release. Dental Access Days,...

Evanston reports first human case of West Nile virus this year

Paige Leskin, City Editor

September 20, 2014

The Evanston Health Department confirmed Friday it has its first human case of West Nile virus in 2014. The case was reported in a 60-year-old Evanston resident. This is the 16th confirmed human case in Illinois this year,...

Evanston aldermen review improvements to programs for high-risk residents

Stephanie Kelly, Assistant City Editor

September 18, 2014

City Council discussed initiatives to coordinate different city services for homeless and at-risk residents Monday. Officials from the Evanston Public Library and the city presented their plans to develop new programs in ...

Parents notified of possible case of mumps at ETHS

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

May 5, 2014

Evanston Township High School is putting parents on alert about a possible case of mumps at the school. In a letter posted Monday evening on the ETHS website, District 202 Superintendent Eric Witherspoon and Evonda Thomas-Smith, director of...