The creation of an Evanston collaborative, EvanSTEM, to help youngsters succeed in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) areas has attracted the attention of a national network of organizations that funds such activities.
Evanston's Transportation and Parking Committee Wednesday night approved a pilot program to see whether signs that remind motorists and cyclists about bicycle hand signals can reduce car-bike collisions in the city.
When the 320 students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade start their new school year at Evanston’s Chiaravalle Montessori School on Tuesday, they will experience a new addition, affectionately referred to as the New North Wing.
The Union Pacific viaduct crossing Ridge Avenue and Emerson Street at Green Bay Road could have a new diaper covering its neglected surface if plans presented to Evanston aldermen this week are carried out.
Northwestern University will name the recently opened music and communication building the Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Center for the Musical Arts to recognize their unprecedented generosity and longtime support of the arts at Northwestern and in the greater Chicago area, .
First Evanston Bancorp, Inc., the parent company of First Bank & Trust, reported assets of nearly $1 billion at the end of June, a major milestone for a financial institution in the midst of its 20th year.