The Daily Northwestern

Concerns raised over potential sale of historic Family Focus building

Amelia Langas, Assistant City Editor

November 19, 2017

Filed under City, Local

The more than 100-year-old building that currently houses Family Focus — a nonprofit offering family and child support services — will be put up for sale in January despite concerns that doing so would remove a piece of Evanston...

Lack of state budget reduces social service resources, operations for city’s homeless

Rishika Dugyala, Reporter

December 1, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories

Illinois’s state budget impasse has led to a reduction of resources and social services for Evanston’s homeless this holiday season. Some nonprofit organizations have had to cut or alter many of their programs, which a...

Evanston Democrats honor politicians, activists ahead of upcoming election

Ben Schaefer, Reporter

October 20, 2014

Filed under City, Local, Politics, State

David Axelrod, former political adviser to President Barack Obama, traveled to Evanston to accept an award Sunday evening from the Democratic Party of Evanston for his political achievements. At the DPOE's annual dinner,...