Good Morning, Evanston

It’s July 28, the 209th day of the year; 156 days remain in 2018. The National Weather Service reports that yesterday’s Lake Michigan temperatures were 74 at the Chicago shore, 72 at the Chicago crib and 71 at the Wilmette buoy.


7:30, Downtown Farmers Market opens at 7:30.

All day: Sidewalk sale in Downtown Evanston and Main-Dempster Mile.

10% off purchases made during Sidewalk Sale weekend (during regular business hours), including chocolate mousse to go at Belgian Chocolatier Piron.


11-1, Live music from School of Rock in parking lot at 1308 Chicago Ave.

Celebrating Harry Potter – Kids Day at Evanston Eye Wellness.

Karaoke night at Firehouse Grill.

In History:

1814: Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin elope to France

1868: 14th Amendment adopted