The Daily Northwestern

Downtown wedding boutique opens

Chelsea Sherlock, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local

After seven years of operating an online business, Rachel and Ted Alvia officially opened their dress shop in downtown Evanston on Wednesday. Avail & Company, 1106 Davis St., hosted its ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand...

Evanston moves to dismiss Chicago food truck’s lawsuit

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local, Politics

The legal conflict between a Chicago-based food truck and Evanston escalated recently when the city moved to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the vendor. Beavers Coffee and Donuts is protesting an Evanston ordinance that says mobile...

New Evanston cafe boasts healthy menu

Amanda Gilbert, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local

A new cafe opened this weekend on Oak Avenue, offering more than the traditional coffee and pastries common to the many shops already populating Evanston’s streets. Prana Cafe is located in the Enterprise Building, 1840 Oak...

Korean restaurant adds diversity to Clark Street

Amanda Gilbert, Reporter

October 14, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local

At first glance, restaurant Koco Table  appears to be an Asian-style Starbucks. There are small pastries and beverages available for people to grab on the go. Japanese blossoms line the wall, and K-pop music plays in the bac...

New boutique opens with assistance from LEND Evanston

Ivan Yeh, Reporter

October 11, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local

When Evanston business owner Sara Jane Abbott held the September grand opening for her jewelry and accessories boutique Seejanesparkle, she invited the Northwestern students who helped make the event possible. Abbott is one of severa...