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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Ald. Cicely Fleming speaks during a City Council meeting.

Cicely Fleming departs from City Council after five years of service

February 18, 2022

Ald. Cicely Fleming (9th) stepped down from her City Council role after Monday’s meeting. She announced her decision to resign in December, citing the job’s toll on her mental health and the recent...

Larry Suffredin sits in a blue chair and is wearing a black suit jacket and glasses. He appears to be laughing.

Evanston Cook County Board Commissioner Larry Suffredin will not seek reelection

May 17, 2021

After nearly 20 years as the 13th District Cook County Commissioner and Cook County Forest Preserve District Commissioner, Larry Suffredin announced Monday he will not run for reelection in 2022. Suffredin,...

Four Illinois Supreme Court candidates speak at a February 27 forum. Evanston Live TV owner Meleika Gardner moderated the forum, which Women Empowering Women in Local Legislation, a non-profit organization that helps women shape legislation, organized.

Illinois Supreme Court candidates answer community questions at forum

February 27, 2020

Four Illinois Supreme Court justice candidates attempted to win residents’ votes in the state’s primary election on March 17 during a Thursday forum at Evanston’s Grace Lutheran Church. Former...

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Cook County Commissioners propose 3 percent cannabis sales tax in wake of legalization

January 9, 2020

The Cook County Board of Commissioners proposed a three percent cannabis sales tax at a Dec. 19 meeting, the highest a state can tax. The tax would be in addition to local sales tax and a 20 to 30...

City manager Wally Bobkiewicz. He will be leaving Evanston after 10 years to start as the city administrator of Issaquah, Washington.

After 10 years in Evanston, city manager trades Great Lakes for West Coast

September 22, 2019

After a decade in Evanston, city manager Wally Bobkiewicz heading to Issaquah, Washington, where he will start as the new city administrator at the end of the month. To honor the occasion, city and...

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