The Daily Northwestern

Local bookstore partner shares experiences from book-delivering trip at U.S.-Mexico border

Daniel Fernandez, Reporter

January 11, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Local

A co-owner of a local bookstore discussed the importance of multilingual children’s literature for Latino refugee children at Evanston Public Library on Saturday. EPL kicked off a monthly series about children’s literature...

Interactive escape room opens in Evanston

Robin Opsahl, Assistant City Editor

January 6, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Local

Evanston residents can find a new form of escape in the heart of downtown with the opening of the city’s first space that brings video games to real life. Evanston’s new escape room, Lock Chicago, located above World of Beer at 1601 She...

Hilton Orrington sold to New York firm for $60 million

Marissa Page, City Editor

December 22, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories

Real estate firm Olshan Properties announced Monday it had purchased the Hilton Orrington, 1710 Orrington Ave., for nearly $60 million. Olshan, a New York-based real estate firm, had been looking to expand into the Chicago...