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With Northwestern’s Reopening Plans Thwarted, Challenges Still Linger for Evanston Businesses

For the Wildcats who will be back at Northwestern University, campus will be like nothing they have ever experienced. Half of the student body will not be there. Fraternities and sororities will be closed. Wildcat Welcome, Northwestern’s new student orientation, has been replaced with Wildcat Wellness, a modified quarantine period. And buildings they once knew […]

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‘True Colors: Evanston Through Our Eyes’

Written as an Evanston Township Hight School Senior Studies project, “True Colors: Evanston Through Our Eyes” by Shama Kipfer-Tessler, pro-vides a window into the disparities that seniors in high school experience here.    The book is divided into individual oral accounts from different ETHS seniors in the Senior Studies class about their background and experiences […]

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Evanston Recycles

On July 8, more than 900 vehicles took advantage of the seventh annual “Evanston Recycles” event at Evanston Township High School to recycle and donate a wide range of items. This year’s event expanded the items permitted, adding bicycles, flags, keys, and more. 746 vehicles shredded documents and 724 vehicles recycled electronics. Many local businesses […]

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Jamie Lee Curtis, Tika Sumpter To Film ‘The Pages’ in Evanston

This summer, Evanston will play host to the filming of “The Pages,” an independent film starring Tika Sumpter and Jamie Lee Curtis. The film is a female-driven political thriller about two women who have a complicated past together as former colleagues. Ms. Sumpter, who plays former top U.S. security adviser Elizabeth Lamm, is haunted by […]