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CASINO-THEMED FUNDRAISER BENEFITS LOCAL SCHOLARS

When the Ivy Pearl Foundation, Inc. (IPF) celebrates its newest college scholarship award recipients on Friday, June 7, it also will celebrate the role community members play by supporting nearly 20 years This type of support was evident last month when more than 200 elegantly attired patrons crowded the Evanston Arts Center, creating a scene […]

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KARL LEINBERGER OF WILMETTE ELECTED TO LEAD CANAL SHORES GOLF COURSE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Evanston Wilmette Golf Course Association, the non-profit organization that oversees operations of Canal Shores, elected the new board and a team of community advisers at its Nov. 20 meeting. Elected are Karl Leinberger of Wilmette as president; Steve Neumann of Evanston, vice president; Treasurer Ray Tobin of Evanston; and Debbie Weixl, Evanston, secretary. The […]

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Native American Fine Arts Holiday Market at the Mitchell Museum

What: The three-day event will be held at the 3009 Central Street building, directly next door to the museum in Evanston. Jewelry, pottery, beadwork, baskets, fetishes, drawings and paintings, quilts, blankets, clothing and an array of other items will be available for purchase. What else: Shop early, meet the artists, and enjoy wine, cheese, and […]

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TAXPAYERS WOULD PAY $500,000 TO PAVE 10TH FAIRWAY AT EVANSTON’S CANAL SHORES GOLF COURSE SO CULLERTON-CONNECTED DEVELOPER COULD BUILD $1M+ HOMES

Cook County taxpayers would be on the hook for an estimated $500,000 if the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) approves a request by a politically-connected developer to pave over the 10th fairway of 100-year-old Canal Shores Golf Course in north suburban Evanston. The MWRD board is scheduled to vote on the matter at a 10:30 […]

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Canal Shores Golf Course takes position to Oppose proposed easement on the golf course

A significant portion of Canal Shores’ 10th hole is in danger of being paved over for the benefit of the Keefe Family Trust (Trust) associated with real estate developer, Dick Keefe Development Corporation. Canal Shores and neighbors are working to defeat an easement request for a road across the 10th hole. On behalf of the […]

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CANAL SHORES ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION EFFORTS HONORED BY FRIENDS OF THE CHICAGO RIVER

Chris Carey, president of the Evanston Wilmette Golf Course Association, and Steve Neumann, chair of the Grounds Committee, accepted the award at the Friends’ annual gala earlier this month. The Golf Course, set on 82 acres along the North Shore Channel, is led by the all-volunteer non-profit Evanston Wilmette Golf Course Association which developed the […]