The Daily Northwestern

Education nonprofit receives $300K grant from Pritzker

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

March 5, 2014

A nonprofit that supports Evanston’s local school system received a $300,000 grant from prominent Evanston resident Jennifer Pritzker, the organization announced today. Foundation 65, which supports Evanston/Skokie School D...

Police find 170 grams of cocaine in Rogers Park

Julian Gerez, Reporter

February 27, 2014

Evanston police seized more than $15,000 worth of cocaine Wednesday morning in Chicago's Rogers Park neighborhood. Detectives from the special operations group executed a search warrant in the 7400 block of North Oakley Avenue...

Two-time gold medalist, Chicago native aims for more gold

Lydia Ramsey, Web Editor

February 11, 2014

Chicago native Shani Davis is competing over the next two weeks in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Davis began competing as a member of the Evanston Speedskating Club when he was six years old. This is his th...