Evanston officials will present initial concept designs for planned improvements at Fountain Square downtown next Wednesday, March 11.

The meeting will be held across the street from the square in the Shops at Sherman Plaza, 1614 Sherman Ave.

Post date: March 4, 2015 - 5:55pm

The City of Evanston will host an open house public meeting to present initial concept designs for planned improvements at Fountain Square.

Post date: March 4, 2015 - 3:46pm

No incidents were reported and only two arrests, both for traffic violations, on today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.

Post date: March 4, 2015 - 2:40pm

Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center and Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre invite Evanston community members to come together and celebrate Women’s History Month on Saturday, March 14, at various free events.

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The McGaw YMCA launches its new MetaMedia center for young people with a grand opening day of workshops and activities for the entire family.

The March 21 event event is free and open to the entire community. Ribbon cutting and dedication at 11:30 a.m.

Post date: March 4, 2015 - 11:19am

Two members of the District 202 School Board, Mark Metz, a candidate for re-election on April 7, and Pat Savage-Williams, bring their combined eight years as incumbent members of the board to a public forum the two are sponsoring at the Evanston Public Library at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 17.

“Even though I am currently running for re-election to the 202 Board, Pat and I believe our first responsibility is to receive input from community members and inform them about what we are doing at ETHS to assure a world-class education for all students,” said Metz.

Post date: March 4, 2015 - 10:21am

Fewer than three kids in a thousand have opted out of taking state-mandated tests in Illinois in recent years, but the introduction of a new test this year has at least a few parents in Evanston seeking to have their kids join that group.

Post date: March 4, 2015 - 9:08am

The defense delivered again for Evanston’s basketball team Tuesday night. For the 15th time this season --- all of them victories --- the Wildkits held an opponent under 50 points.

Post date: March 4, 2015 - 5:42am

Evanston youth age 14 to 18 years are encouraged to find their perfect summer job at Mayor Tisdahl's annual Summer Youth Employment Program (MSYEP) Job Fair on Saturday, March 28.

Post date: March 3, 2015 - 9:11pm

The Evanston Public Library will screen the locally produced documentary, The Woman's Club of Evanston: Making a Difference, on Saturday, March 28, at 1 p.m. in the Evanston Public Library Community Meeting Room.

Post date: March 3, 2015 - 8:46pm