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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

Five family members stand together around a table. The table has a Kinara, or a candelabra with seven candles. The Kinara is red, black and green.

Amid rising COVID-19 cases, Evanston’s Kwanzaa celebrations looked different

Yiming Fu, City Editor January 4, 2022

For the first time in more than 30 years, Krissie Harris celebrated Kwanzaa without company.  Harris, who grew up in Evanston and resides in the 2nd Ward, previously hosted an annual gathering with...

1630 Sherman Avenue. Northwestern Medicine’s new immediate care facility replaced the former Barnes & Noble location.

Northwestern Medicine opens immediate care center on Sherman Avenue

Aviva Bechky, Assistant City Editor January 4, 2022

Northwestern Medicine opened an immediate care center Monday to treat minor ailments and conduct lab tests, vaccinations and X-rays.  The center, which treats both adult and pediatric patients, takes...

An exterior shot of the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center, a red-brick building with a tan stone entryway, big silver lettering and a black door with a curved windowpane.

City Council seeks resident input as city manager search narrows

Yiming Fu, City Editor January 3, 2022

City Council is looking for residential input in its search for a new city manager. The council narrowed the search in December to two candidates, who will be announced this week. The city will hold...

A white bus drives through a street covered in snow. Snow is also falling. The sky is grey.

As the city expects more snow for New Year’s Day, here’s what you need to know

Yiming Fu, City Editor December 31, 2021

Evanston residents can expect six to eight inches of snow and gusty winds on New Year’s Day, with a Winter Storm Warning in place from the National Weather Service.  Donald Cornelius, the city’s...

A needle, virus, face mask, gloves, and hand sanitizer all on a grey-blue background.

Evanston issues vaccination mandate

Yiming Fu, City Editor December 30, 2021

Starting Jan. 10, patrons of dining, fitness or entertainment venues in Evanston will need proof of COVID-19 vaccination to enter. Those five years and older will need to show a Center for Disease Control...

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