The Daily Northwestern

Former Ald. Maxine Lange remembered for community activism

Sabrina Rodriguez, Reporter

October 10, 2013

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Maxine Lange, a former Evanston alderman and activist, died Monday at the age of 81. Lange served on City Council from 1971 to 1979 and was also a teacher and health care administrator. “She believed people in the co...

Blotter: Feb. 28

Tanner Maxwell, Design Editor

February 28, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Burglar allegedly takes electronics, piggy bank containing more than $10,000 Someone broke into a 38-year-old Evanston man's home in the 1700 block of Leland Avenue on Tuesday, Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott said.  Pol...

Residents walk, talk about creating peace in Evanston

Tanner Maxwell, Reporter

September 10, 2012

Filed under City

Margaret Nelson said she dreams of walking through Evanston to catch the night sky over Lake Michigan. The city's crime is the only thing between her and that scenic stroll, she said. Nelson, a volunteer for the Youth Organization...