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Feb 20

Where to Find the Best Vegan Breakfast in Evanston

  We know that it can be hard enough to find amazing breakfast locales near your apartment, but when you are a vegetarian or vegan, it can become that much harder. Luckily, there are a few great hotspots in Evanston that will make your next breakfast decision easy. The next... read more →
Feb 13

Go Here if You’re Looking for a Hiking Trail

Tired of hitting the same old hiking trails and walking paths in Evanston? If you venture just a little ways north, you’ll discover the beautiful, historic, and breathtaking Chicago Botanic Garden. One of the great things about the garden is that there are over 20 miles of trails located both... read more →
Feb 06

Where to Spend Valentine’s Day in Evanston

    Wondering where to go for your date night needs? Here in Evanston, there are so many romantic hotspots that will make this Valentine’s Day anything but dull. We've compiled three great spots so check below for a few places where you can start making reservations. The Stained Glass If you... read more →
Jan 30

Where to Watch the Super Bowl in Evanston

It’s an American tradition. It’s a conversation starter. It’s a chance to gather with your favorite people. Yes, we’re talking about the Super Bowl and it’s going to be one of the biggest events of the year. You definitely don’t want to miss it. What’s better than the big game?... read more →
Jan 23

Where to Go for a Cozy Night Out in Evanston

  The next time you want to head out this winter in Evanston, be sure you head to some place warm and cozy. The Alcove in Evanston is a top nightlife hotspot and it isn’t very hard to understand why.   When it comes to a night out on the... read more →
Jan 16

Take the Family to a Free Concert in Evanston This Weekend

    Just because it’s winter, it doesn’t mean that you can’t keep busy with the plenty of events happening around Evanston this weekend. It may be cold, but stay warm with your loved ones this weekend by making plans to see The Fran Randall Memorial Concert Series this Friday,... read more →
Jan 09

Convenient Property Features at The Main in Evanston

  The Main in Evanston has all of the convenience you’d expect from modern luxurious living and so much more. Need extra storage space? You’ll find it here! There’s even an automated package delivery system available with 24-hour access. The Main makes transportation a breeze. With indoor bike storage, a... read more →
Jan 04

Only at The Main: Art in Motion

Put another notch in The Main’s belt of “firsts.” Spread out onto a small wall in the lobby, positioned so that residents and guests can view it whenever they step into or out of an elevator, are four panels in constant motion. They display ever-changing art and short, animated films.... read more →
Jan 02

Enjoy These Fun Attractions

Evanston, IL is it's own bustling city, approximately 12 miles outside the city limits of Chicago. Being close to the action is what brings residents here but Evanston has its own attractions that make people stay. Just one of the communities located within the preeminent North Shore suburbs of Chicago,... read more →
Dec 22

The Main Welcomes First Bank & Trust!

  This past week The Main welcomed its first retail tenant: Evanston’s own First Bank & Trust. And we couldn’t be prouder than to be aligned with this local Evanston institution. Since its 1995 inception the bank has been a strong community partner, one that has served the needs of... read more →