The more touches Travian Banks gets on offense for Evanston’s football team this fall, the longer opposing defensive coordinators will be up late, losing sleep and figuring out how to try to deal with him.
In a perfect swim world, the addition of newcomers Hanna Forbat, Mary Clare D’Arrigo and Lucy Hogan might have been enough to push the Evanston girls swimming and diving program to the top of the heap in the point standings at the Illinois High School Association state finals this fall.
This year’s fifteenth anniversary season at Piccolo Theatre opens with “The Outfit,” a play by Laura Schellhardt that has garnered attention in the past from Evanston area folks as well as the Jeff Committee.
"Next to Normal" is the winner of three Tony awards in 2009, including best musical score, plus the Pulitzer Prize in 2010. The musical explores how one suburban household copes with crisis and mental illness.