The Daily Northwestern

New Evanston Arts Council committee aims to unite businesses with artists

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

November 15, 2016

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), Business, City, Local

A new Evanston Creative Commerce Committee has been formed in an effort to facilitate work between artists and businesses in the city. Still in its infant stages, the committee is comprised of artists, small business owners...

Central Street Art Walk to kick off Friday

Ben Winck, Reporter

May 12, 2016

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

Evanston artists and businesses are collaborating to highlight the local arts scene through the inaugural Central Street Art Walk starting on Friday afternoon. The art show will showcase more than 15 local artists specializing...

Company with Northwestern roots wins Clean Energy Award with product that reduces food waste

Nora Shelly, Assistant City Editor

April 24, 2016

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City

Hazel Technologies, a corporation with roots in a Northwestern classroom, won the Illinois Clean Energy Fund Award earlier this month for its product that slows down food aging. The award, which comes with a $500,000 prize,...