Civic Center Parcel to Remain in Proposed TIF Area

Kane McKenna, the City’s longtime Tax Increment Financing (TIF) consultant, identified 283 parcels in the firm’s preliminary study on the feasibility of creating an additional TIF in West Evanston area. Some residents as well as a few candidates in Evanston’s primary election questioned the inclusion of one of the parcels — 2100 Ridge Ave., where the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center, the City’s […]

Masked Person of the Day: Lenice Levy

President Joe Biden has said he will ask everyone to wear a mask for the first 100 days of his administration to help reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Lenice […]

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Evanston’s Downtown Movie Theater Will Not Reopen

Cinemark terminates lease on the property: Officials After a more-than-20-year run, Evanston’s downtown movie theater is closed and will not be opening under the current ownership, City officials confirmed Feb. 22. […]


Council to Review Harley Clarke Proposals March 8

More than a year ago, on Feb. 28, 2020, four groups – Artists Book House, Evanston Community Lakehouse & Gardens, Evanston Conservancy, and ONECommunity Museum […]

Tours of the Second Ward

The RoundTable invited the aldermanic candidates – Peter Braithwaite and Darlene Cannon – to offer a tour of the Second Ward that included its top […]

Young Withdraws from Third Ward Aldermanic Race

Eric Young created a buzz early in Evanston’s election season, announcing he was running for Third Ward alderman, challenging Melissa Wynne who’s held the seat […]


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