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Posted inArt & LifeUncategorized

Village Farmstand on Dempster: A Direct Connection to Growers

Evanston resident and filmmaker Matt Wechsler, long passionate about sustainable agriculture and the implications of industrial agriculture at-large, quickly recognized the implications of an accelerating set of problems. The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic created a free-fall for the business practices of many small farmers, and Mr. Wechsler was alarmed. “The way the industrial agriculture […]

Posted inEn EspañolUncategorized

El futuro y su lugar en él: ‘VFW apunta a una alta participación de los jóvenes en las competencias nacionales

Las cuestiones de patriotismo y la reflexión sobre la historia estadounidense son sugerencias que Evanston VFW Snell Post 7186 está pidiendo a los jóvenes del área que reflexionen, con premios monetarios y un viaje a Washington D.C. como lo que está en juego para dos competencias nacionales de Veteranos de Guerras Extranjeras. El puesto 7186 […]

Posted inSchoolsSocial JusticeUncategorized

’The Future and Their Place in It:’ VFW Aims for High Youth Participation in National Competitions

Questions of patriotism and reflection upon American history are prompts that Evanston VFW Snell Post 7186 are asking area youth to ponder, with monetary prizes and a trip to Washington D.C. as the stakes for two national Veterans of Foreign Wars competitions.  Evanston youth enrolled from sixth-grade through high school are being encouraged by Post […]