The Daily Northwestern

Community members to call for Kevin Brown’s reinstatement

Emma Edmund, Assistant City Editor

December 9, 2019

Evanston community members plan to push for Kevin Brown’s reinstatement as a city employee at Monday’s City Council meeting. The Committee to Reinstate Kevin Brown, which includes former mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, announced they would be joining other community members calling for Brown’s reinstatement...

Where to donate your money, gifts and time in Evanston this holiday season

Where to donate your money, gifts and time in Evanston this holiday season

Amy Li, Campus Editor

December 3, 2019

The holiday season doesn’t look the same for everyone in the Evanston community. In the season of giving, here are some ways to help this winter. Help survivors of domestic violence at YWCA Evanston/Northshore’s Women’s Emergency Shelter For women and children who have survived domestic violence...

Forget candy canes, peanut butter and bacon sandwich is a holiday treat

Forget candy canes, peanut butter and bacon sandwich is a holiday treat

Jason Beeferman, Reporter

December 3, 2019

This holiday season, skip the eggnog, candy canes and gingerbread. There’s a new player in town — Edzo’s Burger Shop’s peanut butter and bacon sandwich. The “PB & B” has been on the beloved burger joint’s menu since its opening but has gone unknown and unappreciated. But this year, The...

Sips for the holiday season

Sips for the holiday season

Zoe Malin, Reporter

December 3, 2019

A Peppermint Mocha from Starbucks is delicious, but the drink tastes even better coming from an Evanston establishment. These businesses put their own twist on winter beverages during the snowy months, but many are only available for a limited time. Backlot Coffee Backlot Coffee’s Litchi Noir Latt...

Social service organizations stay consistent through budget cuts

Social service organizations stay consistent through budget cuts

Jacob Fulton, Reporter

December 3, 2019

For many families, the holiday season is a time of celebration and happiness. But for those who do not have a home to go to or are experiencing food insecurity, the months of November and December may not be as joyous. In 2018, according to the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness, homelessness...