The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern alumnus becomes fifth candidate to join mayoral race

Nora Shelly, City Editor

December 8, 2016

Filed under City, Local, Politics

The candidate field in Evanston's mayoral race has grown to five, as Evanston lawyer and activist Jeff Smith announced this week that he plans to run. Smith (WCAS, '77) said he is currently circulating petitions and is looking...

U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky endorses Mark Tendam in mayoral race

Stavros Agorakis, A&E Editor

November 22, 2016

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) endorsed Ald. Mark Tendam (6th) in the upcoming race for mayor of Evanston, Schakowsky said in a statement Monday. Schakowsky’s endorsement focused on Tendam’s place in and advocacy for various...

Chamber of Commerce honors Evanston community members for charity work

Billy Kobin, Reporter

January 28, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Local

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...