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Evanston Democrats honor politicians, activists ahead of upcoming election

Ben Schaefer, Reporter

October 19, 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,...

Governor paves the way for $30 million solar power purchase

Bailey Williams, Assistant Summer Editor

July 15, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics, State

Governor Pat Quinn signed a bill into law June 28 requiring the Illinois Power Agency to purchase up to $30 million of solar power. The law, which took effect the day it was signed, establishes a competitive process for acquiring...