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Four New Members Join Youth Job Center
Since December of 2015, the Youth Job Center (YJC) Board of Directors has approved four new members, adding expertise to the organization’s governing body in the critical areas of finance, operations, law, and communications: Amy Mosser, Ann Adams, David Rudolph and Dave Sheehan.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Threads Boutique Opens on Chicago Avenue
Threads Boutique sells brand-name clothing for kids, including special-occasion dresses and suits, as well as specialty items, such as leotards, dance shoes, cleats, and a selection of new accessories and gift items.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Simply Pure RX Pharmacy Opens on Benson
Construction is complete and Simply Pure Rx, 1607 Benson Ave., held its grand opening and ribbon-cutting recently with Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, directors of the Evanston Chamber of Commerce Board, and members of the Evanston business community.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Hyatt House Opens on Chicago Avenue
Evanston’s first new hotel in 15 years opened last week at 1515 Chicago Ave. Plans for the hotel were announced more than two years ago, and in April 2014, the City approved plans for the eight-story extended-stay Hyatt Hotel.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Frozen Yogurt Shop Emphasizes Inclusivity, Community
The idea of full retirement does not attract the Murphys. “No-way-José” Dr. Jean Murphy said about the prospect of retiring, after a hearty laugh. “Retirement [from teaching] wasn’t stepping down, it was simply entering the next phase,” she said.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
The Idea Box
 The Ridgeville Foundation now offers the Idea Box, a way to participate in strengthening the south Evanston community.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
EEA's Livable Landscapes Assistance Program
The City of Evanston is encouraging residents to participate in the Evanston Environmental Association’s (EEA) Livable Landscapes Program, which provides community members with assistance practicing water-absorbing and habitat-friendly landscaping in their yards.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Green Ball Rolls Out Another Success
The Levy Center auditorium became an enchanted garden for the evening, and Friday the 13th was a fine day for sustainability with the Evanston Environmental Association’s annual Green Ball.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
'The Celiac Project' to Air May 26
A Personal Look at One Family Reclaiming Health after Celiac Diagnosis and Learning to Navigate a Gluten Free Life – Commonly Undiagnosed Disease Impacts 1 in 100 people.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Satellites and Space Junk
When the Soviet Union launched a little satellite called Sputnik in October 1957, they beat America into space (we launched Explorer 1 the following January) and energized the Cold War “space race” that led to the creation of NASA.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Kudos and Cookies to Firefighters and Paramedics
May 15- 21 is National Emergency Medical Services Week, and again this year, residents of The Mather honored Evanston’s firefighter/paramedics by delivering cookies to the City’s five fire stations.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Getting the Words Right
Literary workshops come and go but Fred Shafer’s fiction writing sessions have been generating excellent prose since the mid 1980s. The successes have been manifold.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
New Baseball Books: Just in Time for Spring!
Spring is here and if you haven’t already treated your ears to the crack of a bat or the slap of a mitt, there’s plenty of time to do so. For your reading pleasure, here’s a whole slew of brand new baseball books to put you in the right mood for the season.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Juneteenth Celebration
A Juneteenth celebration and benefit for the Forrest E. Powell Foundation will be held at 1 p.m. at the Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes St.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
YEA! Day Festival, May 21 at Raymond Park
YEA! (Young Evanston Artists) will host the free YEA! Day Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Raymond Park, Chicago Avenue at Lake Street.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Evanston Made
Evanston Made is a month-long celebration of the arts in Evanston designed to create opportunities for artists to engage with the community.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Moran Center Benefit
Sister Helen Prejean was the special guest at the annual benefit for the James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy, held recently at 27 Live.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Senior Citizen Spelling Bee
May 21 will be an exciting day of competitive, linguistic challenges replete with the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Howard Levy at UCE
Howard Levy will bring his Musical Worlds Concert to the Unitarian Church of Evanston, 1330 Ridge Ave., at 7:30 p.m. on May 21.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
N.I.C.E. Award for Actors Gymnasium
Lucy Carapetyan, Special Events Manager for the Actors Gymnasium, accepts the N.I.C.E. Award for Best Interactive Entertainment, given to the Actors Gymnasium last month.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

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