It could be said that Evanston Utilities Director Dave Stoneback, works a stone’s throw from Lake Michigan. Stoneback and his wife Denise, a textbook editor, live in Skokie where the City of Evanston provides water to.
Renowned Evanston bluesman David “The Chainsaw” Dupont comes from American music royalty. His mother learned piano from Fats Domino, and rock n’ roll pioneer guitarist Chuck is a distant cousin on mother’s side.
Recent headlines included the news of a caregiver accused of stealing $255,000 from the Lincolnshire man that she was supposed to be looking after. The Detectives involved in this case say that events like this one occur more frequently than anyone would like to see.
Springtime brings flowers, outdoor activities and often the start of the moving discussion in families living with seniors. The cold winter months may have led to isolation, a possible illness or many other possibilities; whatever the reason, many senior living communities see an increase in tours and moving discussions as the weather improves.
Public-Private partnerships are not new. Communities and the businesses that support them often work together to provide opportunities for their residents. In Highwood, the mayor and his wife are teaming up with a local skilled nursing facility to help create a central location where seniors can connect and engage.
HIGHLAND PARK — The grounds of Highland Park’s Ravinia Festival were teeming Sunday, April 28 with individuals and families from throughout area celebrating the Jewish United Fund’s Israel Solidarity Day.
First things first: Northwestern University Wildcat purple-colored mustard or ketchup comes in last place, says Lonnie Starkman of Highland Park, who manages Mustard’s Last Stand on Evanston Central St. A Chicago style hot dog is much more mellow with yellow mustard at first check (anyway), …
Evanston roots run deeply for Mike Nekritz, the co-founder of Felicity School in Deerfield. Northwestern University gave the former Evanston resident, who now lives in Northbrook, the opportunity to meet his wife Diane, a Highland Park speech language pathologist.
EVANSTON — Tiffany Rice of Evanston took baby steps to the spot at Church Street and Florence Avenue, were her 14-year-old son, Dajae Coleman, was gunned down Sept. 22, 2012.
Mike Andino is a familiar face at 1001 Davis St. The corner at Davis and Maple is a popular destination, thanks in part to Gigio’s Pizzeria where Andino works.