The Daily Northwestern

Evanston Swims! program more than doubles in size

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 13, 2014

A program to teach Evanston second graders to swim has more than doubled in size and moved out of its pilot phase, the Evanston Community Foundation said Monday. Evanston Swims!, which provides free monthly swimming lessons...

As city’s birthday ends, Evanston150 lives on

Scott Brown, Reporter

January 7, 2014

In 1963, when Evanston turned 100 years old, the city celebrated with a massive lakefront party. When a steering committee began plans in 2009 for Evanston’s 150th birthday, they had bigger ideas. “We very quickly came...

Evanston150 steering committee provides one year anniversary updates

Olga Gonzalez Latapi, Reporter

November 8, 2012

The steering committee of Evanston150 celebrated its one year anniversary Thursday by updating the community on its projects intended to move the community forward. About 100 people attended the meeting at the Lorraine H. Morton...