Evanston’s groundbreaking reparations program challenged by lawsuit from a conservative activist group

The nation’s first government program providing cash reparations to Black residents in response to past discrimination is ...

The nation’s first government program providing cash reparations to Black residents in response to past discrimination is ...

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Latest news from Evanston: Your Tuesday daily digest

Evanston celebrated the kickoff of its First Friday program on June 7 at Mason Park. “Finally, we are back at summer,” said ...

Evanston celebrated the kickoff of its First Friday program on June 7 at Mason Park. “Finally, we are back at summer,” said ...

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City hopes to make Evanston safer to get around

Evanston has several transportation projects in the works to make the city a safer place for people to walk, bike and drive.

Evanston has several transportation projects in the works to make the city a safer place for people to walk, bike and drive.

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Evanston summer programs offer free meals, produce for youth

Several Evanston organizations will offer free hot and cold meals this summer starting June 10th. Here is where you can find ...

Several Evanston organizations will offer free hot and cold meals this summer starting June 10th. Here is where you can find ...

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3 children, 2 adults hospitalized in two-car crash in Rogers Park

Officials responded about 6:35 p.m. to West Jonquil Terrace and North Marshfield Avenue for a crash involving two cars and a ...

Officials responded about 6:35 p.m. to West Jonquil Terrace and North Marshfield Avenue for a crash involving two cars and a ...

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3 children, 2 adults injured in car, bicycle crash in Chicago's Rogers Park neighborhood

CHICAGO (CBS) -- Two adults and three children were seriously injured Wednesday evening in a crash involving cars and a ...

CHICAGO (CBS) -- Two adults and three children were seriously injured Wednesday evening in a crash involving cars and a ...

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Search called off at Evanston beach after crews find no credible evidence of missing swimmer

EVANSTON, Ill. — A search at an Evanston beach on Monday has been called off after crews say they found no credible evidence of a missing swimmer. According to Evanston police, crews were called ...

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Search indicates reports of missing swimmer in Evanston, Illinois are unfounded

EVANSTON, Ill. (CBS) -- All beaches in north suburban Evanston were closed to swimmers late Monday as police and fire crews searched the water for a swimmer in trouble – only to end up ...

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I never return my grocery cart at the supermarket —haters can judge all they want

From forcing fussy tots into the car, to taming temper tantrums while shopping then getting the little ones, as well as the groceries, into the backseat and retuning the cart to a corral — it ...

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THC Carts: Premium High-Quality Weed Carts for Relaxation

And let’s be honest − vape carts are actually better since the vapor doesn’t have that typical weed-like aroma. You can smoke these discreetly and enjoy a ton of different flavors and ...

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Evanston’s groundbreaking reparations program challenged by lawsuit from a conservative activist group

The lawsuit, filed last month, against the city of Evanston, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, alleges the program’s requirement that applicants state whether they and their ancestors identify as ...

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The Daily Explains: Contextualizing the Evanston reparations lawsuit

Evanston’s reparations program, approved in 2019, provides grants of up to $25,000 for Black residents who lived in Evanston from 1919 to 1969 or are direct descendants of the first group.

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Conservative group files lawsuit over Evanston reparations program

The future of Evanston’s groundbreaking reparations program could be in doubt after a conservative nonprofit organization filed a federal lawsuit accusing the initiative of being unconstitutional.

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Visiting our Campuses

Use these pages as a guide to getting around our Evanston and Chicago campuses, home to architecturally significant classroom spaces, cutting-edge labs and studios and more than a dozen libraries.

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Search called off at Evanston beach after crews find no credible evidence of missing swimmer

According to Evanston police, crews were called to the scene around 3:15 following a call that a swimmer had become lost in the water at Greenwood Beach in […] EVANSTON, Ill.

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Evanston police believe there is no missing swimmer after search near Greenwood Beach

EVANSTON, Ill. (WLS) -- Evanston police believe there is not a missing swimmer in Lake Michigan after crews searched the water on Monday afternoon. All Evanston swimming beaches were closed on ...

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Evanston residents, government organizations confront language barriers

When her father, Alvaro Gomez, owner of Al Gomez Landscaping, struggled with following Evanston’s 2023 leaf blower ordinance, she offered to help him and other local landscapers — many of whom ...

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PD: 3 people, including 1 juvenile, shot at Evanston home

CINCINNATI — Three people, including a juvenile, where shot early Sunday morning in Evanston, Cincinnati police said. Police responded to a home in the 1600 block of Dexter Avenue just before 1: ...

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First-in-nation reparations program is unfair to residents who aren't Black, lawsuit says

Evanston, Illinois, in 2021 became the first city in America to offer reparations to Black Americans, including descendants of Black residents who lived in town between 1919 and 1969 when the city ...

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Evanston reparations program violates equal protection in U.S. Constitution, lawsuit contends

EVANSTON, Ill. -- A conservative group has filed a class-action lawsuit against the city of Evanston arguing that the north suburb's reparations program meant to repay historical wrongs against ...

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Evanston has a new flag. And a 1st grader designed it.

EVANSTON, Ill. — Residents in the North Shore city of Evanston have a new flag. And they have a 1st grade student to thank for it. After nearly a year-long search and more than 200 submissions ...

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