The Daily Northwestern

Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 grant has Mayor Tisdahl saying ‘yippee!’

Brittney Wong

January 13, 2010

Filed under City, Local

Evanston officials were "thrilled" to hear the announcement Thursday morning that the city will receive more than $18 million in grant money as part of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2.NSP2 is a U.S. Department of Housin...

Auburn Tigers gear makes an appearance at City Council

Adam Sege and Brittney Wong

January 10, 2010

Filed under Local

Debate over a controversial proposal to eliminate two branches from the public library system continued at the Evanston City Council's Monday night meeting.Nine of the 10 residents who spoke during citizen comment criticized the propo...

Evanston residents respond to proposed budget cuts

Katie Park

January 9, 2010

Filed under Campus (Archived), Local

Nearly 50 people attended a City Council budget workshop Saturday morning to speak in support of branch libraries and public access television.At the workshop, the first to discuss the proposed budget for fiscal year 2010-11, ...

Q&A with Alderman Coleen Burrus

Katie Park

January 9, 2010

Filed under Local


Evanston weighs options in solving ongoing budget crisis

Nicole Hong

November 7, 2009

Filed under City, Local

Evanston faces a tough budget season with a projected $8 million budget deficit for the upcoming fiscal year, marking the highest budget deficit in recent memory, city officials said. "We've never faced anything like this in t...

Northwestern News Network wins award for 2008 election piece

Lauren Kelleher

November 6, 2009

Filed under Local

Northwestern News Network was recognized by the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences Chicago/Midwest chapter on Wednesday night for a piece produced last year.This was the first year the Association included a ...

Bill’s Blues liquor license revoked

Ali Elkin

November 1, 2009

Filed under City, Local

Updated Nov. 3, 11:36 p.m.Evanston watering hole Bill's Blues is threatened, but not yet closed forever, said Bill Gilmore, the bar's owner. The business, at 1029 Davis St., owes sales taxes to the state of Illinois, he said. U...

ETHS board discusses minority conference, extracurricular representation

Amie Ninh

October 12, 2009

Filed under City, Local

Issues of improving student involvement and achievement prompted discussions among board members, students and faculty at Evanston Township High School's board meeting Tuesday.Reports about extracurricular activities at ETHS a...

Wildcat Express extends hours, menu options for delivery

Olivia Wainhouse

October 11, 2009

Filed under Campus (Archived), Local

Students craving Burger King, Jamba Juice and Panera simultaneously can once again use the student-run company, Wildcat Express Delivery.Wildcat Express Delivery, the only student-run company at Northwestern that delivers food from...

What the Food! serves authentic Asian dishes

Dan Hill

October 5, 2009

Filed under City, Local

Sandwiched between Sherman and Benson avenues, restaurants at 822 Clark St. have notoriously suffered from bad luck and quick exits from the Evanston dining scene. The site's newest incarnation, an Asian bistro called What th...