The Daily Northwestern

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 ...

ETHS student diagnosed with whooping cough

Paige Leskin, Reporter

August 28, 2014

A student who attended summer activities at Evanston Township High School was diagnosed with whooping cough, a highly contagious illness, according to a letter sent out to students’ parents Tuesday. The student was diagnosed...

Mosquitoes from Evanston test positive for West Nile virus

Paige Leskin, Reporter

July 18, 2014

A sample of mosquitoes collected from Evanston at the end of June tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to the city. These are the first reports of the virus in Evanston this year. Tests ordered by the North Shore...

Suspected mumps case at ETHS part of statewide trend

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 7, 2014

The possible case of mumps at Evanston Township High School is part of a statewide increase in the virus, Evanston Health Department Director Evonda Thomas-Smith said. ETHS parents were alerted of the suspected case of the...

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...