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Chicago Blackhawks to appear at community center fundraiser

Benjamin Din, Digital Projects Editor

February 22, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Two Illinois-raised Chicago Blackhawks have been added to the slate of guests appearing at a cocktail party benefiting Friends of the Robert Crown Center, a citizen group fundraising for a new facility to replace the center, according...

City explores possibility of staffer devoted to issues of equity

Nora Shelly, City Editor

October 23, 2016

Filed under City, Local, Politics

A new position could be created within Evanston government starting next year that would work exclusively toward increasing equity in the city. The staffer, called the equity and empowerment coordinator, would look into all...

City settles dispute with Home Depot

Nora Shelly, City Editor

September 27, 2016

Filed under Business, City

The city has resolved its dispute with The Home Depot, with the store agreeing to pay its outlying bills, assistant city manager Marty Lyons said Monday. The store, located at 2201 Oakton St., previously owed Evanston more than ...

City approves changes to food truck regulations

Nora Shelly, Assistant City Editor

June 14, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Local

City Council approved changes to Evanston’s mobile food vendor ordinance Monday night, which would allow vendors to open food trucks in the city without having a brick-and-mortar restaurant location in Evanston. The previous...