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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

A brown building with large windows and a sign reading “Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Joseph E. Hill Education Center”

Anya Tanyavutti leaves District 65 Board of Education after six years

September 20, 2022

Anya Tanyavutti stepped down as a member of the Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Board of Education at its Monday meeting.  The board also swore in Tracy Olasimbo, Family Engagement Coordinator at...

The Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center. A purple flower stands in the foreground in front of the red and white brick building.

City Council approves Krissie Harris as new 2nd Ward alderperson, passes half-million dollar cleaning plan

September 13, 2022

City Council approved a half-million dollar plan to hire a cleaning team for Evanston’s business districts at Monday’s meeting.  After approving the appointment of Ald. Krissie Harris (2nd), the...

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Krissie Harris appointed to fill 2nd Ward council seat

September 9, 2022

Krissie Harris is slated to fill Evanston’s vacant 2nd Ward City Council seat after Mayor Daniel Biss announced her appointment Friday.  Harris will fill the seat of former Ald. Peter Braithwaite,...

The Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center. A purple flower stands in the foreground in front of the red and white brick building.

Seven candidates speak at forum to fill Evanston’s vacant 2nd Ward seat

September 8, 2022

The seven candidates looking to fill Evanston’s recently vacated 2nd Ward City Council seat addressed issues like public safety, policing and affordable housing during a forum on Tuesday,  The event...

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New students, new leaders: Get to know Evanston politics

August 12, 2022

With a population of just over 78,000, Evanston’s midsize political landscape is marked by a contrasting combination of big-city issues and small-town relationships.  The city’s history is shaped...

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