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Posted inArt & Life

This is Corny

This week’s column is corny… in the best way possible, because it’s corn season, y’all. This is not a drill. Truly my favorite time of the produce year because I am OBSESSED with sweet corn. Happily, the corn bins at the market are starting to fill up with piles of tender corn, and my menus […]

Posted inCity News

Dividing the pot

Evanston officials are proposing to divide the $43.1 million in COVID recovery funds the City is receiving into five main areas – including economic development, social services, finances and infrastructure – in the first recommendations growing out of three town meetings about how to use this windfall of federal funds. The staff recommendation is only the […]

Posted inCity News

COVID-19 update on July 29: Six new cases in Evanston, 1,691 in the State

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced on Tuesday that it fully adopted the updated masking recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to protect against COVID-19 and the Delta variant. CDC and IDPH recommend that everyone, including fully vaccinated people, wear a mask in a public indoor setting in areas with “substantial” and […]