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311 Service Center celebrates five years of information communication with residents, businesses

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

March 1, 2016

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Staffers of the city’s 311 Service Center celebrated the program’s five-year anniversary with a reception Tuesday morning, reflecting on how citywide communication has improved since its inception. City department directors t...

Long-time executive director of North Shore affordable housing non-profit to step down

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

November 1, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Local

The long-time executive director of Open Communities, a nonprofit that has worked with Evanston to ensure equitable housing in the city, will step down in January. Gail Schechter, who is also a former professor at Northwestern’s...

Evanston Public Library plans panel, book groups for 50th anniversary of North Shore civil rights movement

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

May 27, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

The Evanston Public Library announced Tuesday its plans to acknowledge the 50th anniversary of a civil rights movement on the North Shore with a panel discussion and book groups. The North Shore Summer Project, a community...