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May 2015

With nearly three years of operation under its belt, "the Yellow Line's Oakton station has far exceeded  boarding expectations" according to Steve Marciani, a Planning Supervisor with the Village of Skokie. "The station has surpassed 2020...

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March 2015

"I want to be in Skokie forever and help make the downtown area an increasingly cool destination where both potential residents and outsiders want to come and spend time," said John McLinden of ...

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February 2015

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January 2015

Science Parks operate on a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week schedule. The Park's security operation is always available to help protect the people, property, equipment and intellectual property.   The security staff is key to insuring that people are safe and that access is...

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November 2014

The nationally recognized Skokie Public Library will be rolling out the BOOMbox, an innovative program promoting robotics, computer aided design, scientific exploration, and plain old tinkering this coming week.   The BOOMbox space, located in the Youth Services...

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October 2014

On October 9th, renowned nanotechnology researchers from around the world presented at the Northwestern University International Institute for Nanotechnology (IIN) Symposium.  IIN attracted 884 attendees, an...

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August 2014

Skokie’s Illinois Science + Technology Park (ISTP) is home to the NE3i, one of the most creative and innovative programs in the country to train professional technicians in the emerging field of nanotechnology. NE3i, short for the “Nanotechnology Education, Employment and Development...

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July 2014

The Village of Skokie, in partnership with area real estate developer, Streetscape Development LLC, took an important step at the end of June by breaking ground on Floral Avenue, a development showcasing custom-tailored single family homes steeped in the principles of “New Urbanism...

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June 2014

Northwestern Venture Challenge (NUVC)  is the University's premiere business pitch competition. NUVC celebrates student ventures and rewards capital to the most promising student startups.  Illinois...

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May 2014

From May 14 - 16th, the Park attended Biotech Japan 2014; Asia's largest Bio Forum & Expo. The program showcased cutting-edge advances in biotech research and development from around the world. The show...

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