The Daily Northwestern

Evanston to hold sixth annual Zombie Scramble

Samantha Handler, City Editor

October 10, 2019

Evanston is a big believer in spooky season, as the city puts on the sixth annual “Zombie Scramble,” a Halloween-themed race. The city’s Parks, Recreation and Community Services department holds the event. Children and...

Evanston Environmental Association provides donation to bolster construction on ecology center

Marissa Page, City Editor

January 20, 2016

The Evanston Environmental Association has donated $43,000 to the Evanston Ecology Center for the construction of an extension to the center’s classroom space, the city announced Wednesday. At the Jan. 11 City Council meeting, EEA pr...

Community Animal Rescue Effort volunteers reinvent organization with support from loyal partners

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

April 7, 2015

Like the animals it works to help, the Community Animal Rescue Effort does not yet have a home. In the year after the City Council voted to terminate CARE’s relationship with Evanston Animal Shelter, CARE has rebuilt itself as an independent foster home based organiz...