The Daily Northwestern

Dawes Park pond dedication to kick off concert season

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

May 25, 2015

Filed under City, Local

The dedication of the newly-renovated pond at Dawes Park next month will mark the start of Evanston’s summer concert series. The pond, located at Sheridan Road and Church Street, was renamed Arrington Lakefront Lagoon in...

Elizabeth Tisdahl receives award for youth job creation

Ben Schaefer, Assistant City Editor

January 22, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories, National, Politics

The United States Conference of Mayors recognized Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl and Evanston for their exceptional summer youth employment programs at its 83rd winter meeting Thursday in Washington, D.C. Evanston placed first ...

Evanston City Council approves $50K for Cradle to Career education initiative

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

September 8, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

City Council approved $50,000 in funding Monday night for Cradle to Career, ​a long-term initiative​ that aims to mobilize community organizations and schools to improve a child’s educational experience. The city agreed...