The Daily Northwestern

Local billionaire to receive recognition from state landmarks organization

Marissa Page, City Editor

January 29, 2016

Evanston billionaire Jennifer Pritzker will be recognized by Landmarks Illinois, a nonprofit that aims to protect state and cultural landmarks, for her dedication to the preservation and renovation of landmark buildings. Pritz...

Officials: Evanston businesses complying with gender neutral signage ordinance

Elena Sucharetza, Assistant City Editor

January 27, 2016

Evanston businesses are so far complying with a gender neutral signage ordinance that took effect at the beginning of 2016 after it was unanimously approved in October, city officials said. When the ordinance was initially approve...

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

Daniel Fernandez, Reporter

January 11, 2016

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...