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January 18, 2019

More Room: Lessons of Luck
Luck is usually considered to be random, inconstant and, well…lucky, something other people seem to have more of. “Success or failure,” the dictionary says, “apparently brought on by chance rather than through one’s own actions.”
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Room for a View: Please Don't
There is no excuse for landlords/landladies to enter renters’ rooms/apartments without permission and/or proper (legal) notification or an emergency. 
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Room for a View: Angst
A healthy self views the world as it really is, with all its beauty as well as its imperfections. Acceptance of reality allows the self to begin to deal with the challenges to inner peace.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Editorial: Equal Treatment Among School Board Candidates?
On Dec. 17, Nicholas Korzeniowski filed nomination papers to place himself on the ballot as a candidate for the District 65 School Board in the April 2 election. On Dec. 24, Suni Kartha, President of the District 65 School Board, filed objections, seeking to keep him off the ballot. On Jan. 9, a Hearing Officer issued a ruling in which he recommends that that Mr. Korzeniowski’s name not be on the ballot. See story in "Schools" section.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Take Time With the Library Lot
The City should consider the unexplored opportunities offered by the library parking lot and take time in deciding what to do there.
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Robert Crown Center: Facts, Fibs and Fable

Once Upon a Time ...

... as fairy tales start, there was an understanding in the land that spending $30 million for a new bright & shiny Robert Crown Center (RCC) made more sense than spending $20 million or so renovating an old Robert Crown Center. This is what most Evanstonians remember from a year ago. Sadly, as we see it, the fairy tale ends here and the nightmare begins. 


Wednesday, December 26, 2018
More Room: Pascal's Wager Applied to Love
What if we could decide that betting on love is a good bet, a wager worth making?
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Room for a View: Really
Let us remind ourselves to treat people kindly regardless of their appearance and/or status and remind ourselves that we, too, are valuable regardless of our appearance and/or status.
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Room for a View: Year's End
The end of every year usually dances with hope to welcome the year ahead. But if, as Shakespeare said, “What’s past is prologue,” the end piece of this year may want to “sit this one out.” 
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Editorial: Facing the Scorching, Stormy, Frigid, Parched Future: Climate Change
Last week’s report on climate change seems to have something to frighten nearly everyone.  Storms will intensify but periods between them could be hotter and drier. Things we relied on for food may not be available – but buying food that is out of season here and flown in from a distance may soon be a ridiculous luxury.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

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