Become a RoundTable member today!

Help us keep the RoundTable free for all readers – become a member today!  Join our community of engaged citizens who believe in the value of nonprofit, local, unbiased journalism.

Take a minute to watch a brief video to learn what Evanstonians are saying about this important mission.

We have no paywall for access to our news because we believe Evanston benefits when everyone is informed on issues critical to our community. Help us continue to provide free, in-depth reporting on the issues that matter most by supporting us with a monthly or annual membership.

Stay connected to the community with daily or weekly updates in your inbox.

Getting your Evanston news from Facebook? Try the Evanston RoundTable's free daily and weekend email newsletters - sign up now!

Posted inCity NewsUncategorized

Mayor Tisdahl Gives State of the City Address, Presents Awards for the Arts

The grueling task of helping craft the City’s budget behind, residents, business owners, elected representatives and others gathered at the Hotel Orrington on Feb. 26 to hear Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl’s first State of the City Address and see three of their own honored with awards for supporting the arts in Evanston. Mayor Tisdahl enumerated the […]

Posted inCity NewsUncategorized

Officials Learn Firefighting Firsthand

The early-morning fog of Saturday gave way to smoke as Evanston City officials and candidates for state office experienced firsthand some of what firefighters and paramedics face every day. FIRE OPS 101, a morning of hands-on firefighting and rescue operations, took place in Glenview under the controlled supervision of the Evanston fire department and Evanston […]