Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Local restaurants, artists and residents celebrate Juneteenth with parade, live music

Audrey Hettleman, Managing Editor June 19, 2022

  Evanston partnered with Evanston Present and Future to host Juneteenth celebrations Saturday. Residents marched in a morning parade from Robert Crown Community Center to Ingraham Park, where...

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Union organizers debate ‘Workers Rights Amendment’ as November vote draws near

Annalise Peterson, Reporter June 16, 2022

With the Illinois Right to Collective Bargaining Measure appearing on the midterm ballot this November, workers have potential for a major win. Designated “Amendment 1,” the legislation would establish...

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The Weekend Ahead: happenings on campus, in Evanston June 17-19

Charlotte Varnes, Managing Editor June 16, 2022

The Weekend Ahead is back for the summer. Over the next few months, we’ll highlight events both on campus and in Evanston. Read on to find your weekend plans. Northwestern events 2022 Juneteenth...

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Local transgender activist Elise Malary’s death ruled a drowning

Isabel Funk, Summer Editor June 16, 2022

Content warning: This article contains mentions of death. Evanston resident and transgender activist Elise Malary’s death was ruled a drowning by the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office, the Evanston...

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Evanston battles heat wave, tornadoes

Charlotte Varnes, Managing Editor June 15, 2022

Evanston braced for multiple severe weather events this week, including a tornado warning and excessive heat warning. Sirens sounded in Evanston on Monday when a severe thunderstorm moved east over...

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