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Illinois Senate passes automatic voter registration bill

Billy Kobin, Reporter

May 24, 2016

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Politics, State

The Illinois Senate passed a measure sponsored by Evanston representatives last Thursday that would automatically register state residents to vote when they receive their driver’s licenses. Sen. Daniel Biss (D-Evanston) co-sponsored...

Evanston unemployment steadily decreases

Amanda Gilbert, Reporter

October 31, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local, State

Evanston’s unemployment rate continues to fall, reaching its lowest level since May. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Evanston’s unemployment rate was 6.4 percent at the end of September. A year ago, the...