The Daily Northwestern

Pan-Asian sandwich shop opening in downtown Evanston

Alexandria Johnson

November 13, 2011

Orrington Avenue on Nov. 21 will welcome a new Pan-Asian sandwich shop, Soulwich, featuring food with Indonesian, Burmese, Thai and Singaporean influences. Owners Ash and Bhavini Patel said they prepared for more than eight months to open the restaurant, working to provide unique food options not typ...

State Rep. Biss to seek Schoenberg’s state Senate seat

Patrick Svitek

November 10, 2011

State Rep. Daniel Biss (D-Evanston) announced in an email letter to supporters Thursday he will be seeking outgoing state Sen. Jeff Schoenberg's seat. At a news conference Tuesday, Schoenberg told reporters he would not run for reelection and would instead pursue an expanded full-time role advising J.B....

ASG passes resolution to increase lighting near sororities

Joseph Diebold

November 10, 2011

In light of recent safety issues near Northwestern's Sorority Quads, the Associated Student Government passed a resolution Wednesday supporting the implementation of additional lighting in certain areas of the Quads, specifically the east end near Delta Gamma and Kappa Alpha Theta. The resolution is a resp...

Museum gets second start after spring fire

Susan Du

November 10, 2011

Evanston's Site Plan and Appearance Review committee approved development plans for The Museum of Time and Glass on Nov. 3, breathing new life into a project halted by a major fire earlier this year. Architect Adam Wilmot said the museum is now slated to open in 2012. Three years ago, local real estat...

Evanston150 unveils top 10 ideas for city’s future

Joseph Diebold

November 10, 2011

The dress code blended communal celebration with manual labor Thursday as about 300 community members gathered at Evanston's Levy Senior Center to celebrate the unveiling of Evanston150's top-10 ideas for the City's future. Among the winners are a number of initiatives in youth development and enviro...