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Evanston100 website recaps city’s 2014 success stories

Billy Kobin, Reporter

February 25, 2015, which was unveiled last month at the Evanston Chamber of Commerce’s annual awards night, features 100 Evanston success stories from 2014. Miguel Wong, co-founder of the collaboration space coLab Evanston, and P...

Chamber of Commerce honors Evanston community members for charity work

Billy Kobin, Reporter

January 28, 2015

An Evanston Chamber of Commerce annual event honored several community members Wednesday evening for their work with disaster response, homeless citizens and youth. The 95th Annual Celebration & Awards at Evanston's Hilton...

Bank executive begins term as Evanston Chamber of Commerce president

Stephanie Kelly, City Editor

January 22, 2015

A First Bank & Trust executive recently began his term as president of the Evanston Chamber of Commerce, the bank announced Thursday. Michael Corr, the senior vice president of commercial banking, has been working at the ...

LEND partners with Evanston bank to expand grants

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 13, 2014

Northwestern student-run nonprofit Lending for Evanston and Northwestern Development has partnered with Evanston's First Bank & Trust to expand the organization's loaning capacity. As part of the partnership, the bank has invested $10,000...