The Daily Northwestern

Jia You
Jia You was the City editor of The Daily. Her other past positions include assistant City editor. She is from Shenzhen, China, and has interned at the Medill Watchdog Initiative and Women’s eNews. Her other campus commitments include Typhoon Dance Troupe and NU Asian Magazine, where she was the web editor.

Jia You, City Editor

Jun 29, 2015
Captured: Chicago Pride 2015 (Story)
Jun 12, 2013
Evanston facilities closed in preparation for storm (Story)
Jun 01, 2013
Evanston police: Man shot on city’s west side (Story)
May 30, 2013
New brewery moves closer to opening in Evanston (Story)
May 30, 2013
Illinois Senate passes bill to extend Medicaid coverage to low-income residents (Story)
May 29, 2013
Best Italian: Trattoria Demi (Story)
May 28, 2013
Evanston urges residents to lobby Springfield against funding cuts (Story)
May 28, 2013
Evanston billionaire proposes turning landmark mansion into boutique hotel (Story)
May 27, 2013
Not your ‘average housewife’: The Evanston grandmother who took on Donald Trump (Story)
May 23, 2013
Artisan bread bakery to open in Evanston with help from Northwestern students (Story)
May 21, 2013
Evanston Township dissolution bill passes Illinois House, awaits Quinn’s signature (Story)
May 21, 2013
Evanston Public Library participates in initiative to improve technology service (Story)
May 19, 2013
Blotter: May 20 (Story)
May 19, 2013
In 3 years since cellphone ban enacted, Evanston sees decline in crash rate (Story)
May 14, 2013
Power outage affects 800 Evanston homes (Story)
May 14, 2013
Evanston man, 20, killed in Chicago (Story)
May 09, 2013
Evanston elementary school’s new look earns design award (Story)
May 08, 2013
Evanston police zero in on west side after shots fired reports (Story)
May 05, 2013
Sherman Avenue Starbucks to close Tuesday and Wednesday (Story)
May 03, 2013
Fire extinguished at Tech lab (Story)
May 02, 2013
Former Kafein owner leaves fond memories (Story)
Apr 29, 2013
Evanston 4th of July Association, city host public meeting (Story)
Apr 28, 2013
Evanston residents stand against racism (Story)
Apr 25, 2013
CTA to begin major Purple Line track renewal project in May (Story)
Apr 25, 2013
Evanston Police Department releases new crime map, rolls out Twitter account (Story)
Apr 23, 2013
Evanston collects flood damage data (Story)
Apr 22, 2013
City Council approves tree planting, discusses Davis bike lane (Story)
Apr 17, 2013
Evanston ranks 10th in country for green commuting (Story)
Apr 16, 2013
Evanston looks to make liquor code more ‘user-friendly’ (Story)
Apr 14, 2013
CTA installs new digital screens on Evanston stations (Story)
Apr 10, 2013
For first time in 10 years, March gas prices decline nationwide, stay flat in Chicago (Story)
Apr 10, 2013
Evanston library receives donation from former board president (Story)
Apr 09, 2013
Alds. Delores Holmes, Mark Tendam re-elected in landslides (Story)
Apr 08, 2013
1st Ward candidates Judy Fiske, Ed Tivador ready for Election Day (Story)
Apr 07, 2013
Election Guide 2013: Q&A with 5th Ward candidates Ald. Delores Holmes and Carlis Sutton (Story)
Apr 07, 2013
Evanston seeks public comment on sewer project (Story)
Apr 01, 2013
Bike shop Wheel & Sprocket opens first Illinois location in downtown Evanston (Story)
Mar 30, 2013
1st Ward candidates divided over campaign contribution (Story)
Mar 29, 2013
Former Evanston mayors Jay Lytle, Lorraine Morton endorse 1st Ward candidate Edward Tivador (Story)
Mar 28, 2013
Bike shop opens first Illinois location in downtown Evanston (Story)
Mar 25, 2013
Evanston starts early voting, changes four Election Day polling places (Story)
Mar 19, 2013
Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl endorses Ald. Judy Fiske (1st) in City Council election (Story)
Mar 14, 2013
Evanston, Northwestern officials talk gun control, student aid during Springfield trip (Story)
Mar 07, 2013
Gov. Quinn proposes pension reform, education cuts in budget address (Story)
Mar 07, 2013
Blotter: March 7 (Story)
Mar 07, 2013
In Review: Winter Quarter 2013 (Story)
Mar 07, 2013
Evanston native to install Buddha statues around town to promote peace (Story)
Mar 05, 2013
Evanston Police cite three stores for underage tobacco sale (Story)
Mar 04, 2013
Blotter: March 5 (Story)
Mar 04, 2013
Evanston invites public comment on Firemen’s Park renovation (Story)
Mar 01, 2013
Blotter: March 1 (Story)
Feb 27, 2013
Evanston-based poetry journal receives Mayor’s award for the arts (Story)
Feb 26, 2013
Evanston releases new report on assistance to low-income residents (Story)
Feb 25, 2013
Evanston participates in energy efficiency community challenge (Story)
Feb 24, 2013
Downtown Evanston businesses host first-ever wedding walk (Story)
Feb 20, 2013
ETHS athletes achieve academic success (Story)
Feb 20, 2013
Zagat names Edzo’s best burger in Chicago (Story)
Feb 19, 2013
State Rep. Fine proposes energy drink ban for minors (Story)
Feb 19, 2013
Evanston Fire to showcase new engine in open house (Story)
Feb 18, 2013
Citizen Police Academy to start new session (Story)
Feb 14, 2013
Illinois Senate passes same-sex marriage, bill heads to House (Story)
Feb 14, 2013
CTA to install surveillance cameras in existing railcars (Story)
Feb 13, 2013
Retired officer’s report alleges EPD wrongdoing in Greenwell case (Story)
Feb 12, 2013
Know your alderman? Meet some of the Evanston residents running in April’s City Council election (Story)
Feb 12, 2013
CTA to suspend Purple Line Express for several days in March, April (Story)
Feb 11, 2013
ETHS students respond to homophobic snow message with one of ‘love’ (Story)
Feb 08, 2013
In Focus: Minorities push Evanston for more local contracts (Story)
Feb 08, 2013
Evanston forest preserve recruits workday volunteers (Story)
Feb 05, 2013
Q&A: Rev. Steve Van Kuiken, new minister at Evanston’s Lake Street Church (Story)
Feb 04, 2013
Local Democrats call for pension reform (Story)
Feb 03, 2013
U.S. Department of Education affirms equal access to sports for disabled students (Story)
Jan 29, 2013
Council approves high-rise project, Chicago/Main TIF district revitalization (Story)
Jan 27, 2013
Local non-profits to offer free tax prep (Story)
Jan 27, 2013
Portions of Davis Street to close for construction (Story)
Jan 24, 2013
Chinese elementary school students learn, stay with Evanston classmates (Story)
Jan 24, 2013
Evanston theaters to celebrate Black History Month with play reading (Story)
Jan 23, 2013
ETHS to host jazz festival (Story)
Jan 22, 2013
World of Beer opens with selection of 500 craft beers (Story)
Jan 21, 2013
Evanston youth celebrate MLK Day with message of non-violence (Story)
Jan 16, 2013
Bank of America to close downtown Evanston branch in February (Story)
Jan 15, 2013
City, NEA study proposes three venues for downtown performing arts district (Story)
Jan 15, 2013
Evanston City Council celebrates football victory, votes down construction (Story)
Jan 14, 2013
Emerson Street home catches fire (Story)
Jan 14, 2013
Updated: PACE van crashes, sending three to hospital (Story)
Jan 13, 2013
The Mighty Twig reopens as EPL branch (Story)
Jan 10, 2013
Evanston police association awards 2013 scholarship (Story)
Jan 10, 2013
Wait for Evanston chicken and waffle restaurant almost over (Story)
Jan 10, 2013
Evanston Public Library hosts FAFSA workshop (Story)
Jan 08, 2013
Biotech startup founded by Northwestern professor receives $38 million investment (Story)
Jan 07, 2013
Evanston to save $1 million in Sherman Plaza garage light makeover (Story)
Jan 06, 2013
While you were on break: the local, state and national news you missed (Story)
Dec 03, 2012
‘Work doesn’t stop’ as Evanston mourns slain teenager Justin Murray (Story)
Dec 03, 2012
Updated: Justin Murray funeral set for Saturday morning (Story)
Nov 13, 2012
McDonald’s changes mind on new Evanston location (Story)
Nov 12, 2012
Evanston Police begin Thanksgiving traffic enforcement campaign (Story)
Nov 08, 2012
EvanstARTs to close survey on local arts experience (Story)
Nov 07, 2012
Biss beats Farkas in landslide victory for state Senate seat (Story)
Nov 06, 2012
Biss beats Farkas for state Senate seat (Story)
Oct 30, 2012
Pensions, mental health services dominate Evanston budget discussion (Story)
Oct 22, 2012
State senate candidates debate fiscal policy, gun control (Story)
Oct 16, 2012
Evanston to hold meetings on housing development action plan (Story)
Oct 09, 2012
Evanston outreach worker inspires through example (Story)
Oct 04, 2012
YOU receives $500,000 for street outreach program (Story)
Oct 03, 2012
Evanston officials, residents discuss solutions to violence in aftermath of Dajae Coleman’s death (Story)
Jun 20, 2012
Rental unit committee finalizes licensing ordinance proposal (Story)
May 24, 2012
Blotter: May 25 (Story)
May 23, 2012
Blotter: May 24 (Story)
May 23, 2012
Music director steps down after more than 20 years at Evanston church (Story)
May 22, 2012
Blotter: May 23 (Story)
May 21, 2012
Iraqi refugee moves crowd with music at St. Nicolas Church (Story)
May 17, 2012
Citing unanswered questions, licensing committee agrees to meet again in June (Story)
May 17, 2012
Blotter: May 18 (Story)
May 17, 2012
Assistance to low-income Evanston residents increases by 25 percent (Story)
May 16, 2012
Blotter: May 17 (Story)
May 13, 2012
Evanston Day Care celebrates 100th anniversary at gala (Story)
May 11, 2012
Evanston Police arrest 2 in connection with shots fired in Rogers Park (Story)
May 10, 2012
Blotter: May 11 (Story)
May 10, 2012
Blotter: May 10 (Story)
May 08, 2012
Annual Children’s Day brings tumbling team to Evanston (Story)
May 04, 2012
Blotter: May 4 (Story)
May 04, 2012
Evanston testing technology to identify vehicles with unpaid tickets (Story)
May 03, 2012
Blotter: May 3 (Story)
May 02, 2012
Fiske cleared of alleged ethics violations, Tisdahl bans discussion about Kendall development (Story)
Apr 30, 2012
Council approves loan to bring Chicago’s Home of Chickens and Waffles to west Evanston (Story)
Apr 27, 2012
Blotter: April 27 (Story)
Apr 26, 2012
Evanston mayor’s homelessness task force calls for ‘housing first’ (Story)
Apr 24, 2012
Sherman Place to close during construction (Story)
Apr 23, 2012
ETHS senior organizes Earth Day celebration in Evanston (Story)
Apr 20, 2012
Landlord licensing committee drops 180-day penalty for over-occupied properties (Story)
Apr 20, 2012
Blotter: April 20 (Story)
Apr 19, 2012
Blotter: April 19 (Story)
Apr 17, 2012
Evanston City Council approves location for new Yellow Line station (Story)
Apr 17, 2012
Evanston officials seek ‘beautification’ for Chicago Avenue with streetscape plan (Story)
Apr 13, 2012
Blotter: April 13 (Story)
Apr 08, 2012
Blotter: April 9 (Story)
Apr 08, 2012
Evanston moves forward with plan to sell Lake Michigan water to nearby towns (Story)
Apr 05, 2012
UPDATED: Century Theater customers able to drink liquor in theaters, city council says (Story)
Apr 04, 2012
Blotter: April 6 (Story)
Apr 03, 2012
Lost in the Trees rouses Evanston crowd with mix of folk, classical music (Story)
Apr 02, 2012
With auction in Chicago, Bookman’s Alley owner prepares to move on after 33 years in Evanston (Story)
Mar 28, 2012
Blotter: March 30 (Story)
Mar 28, 2012
Evanston city website wins transparency award (Story)
Mar 26, 2012
Blotter: March 28 (Story)
Mar 25, 2012
Blotter: March 27 (Story)
Mar 23, 2012
Committee debates proposed licensing law for Evanston landlords (Story)
Feb 28, 2012
Illinois ranks as second least popular state in recent poll (Story)
Feb 27, 2012
Blotter: Feb. 29 (Story)
Feb 25, 2012
Blotter: Feb. 27 (Story)
Feb 20, 2012
Blotter: Feb. 22 (Story)
Feb 19, 2012
Northwestern students intern for Evanston city officials (Story)
Feb 18, 2012
Blotter: Feb. 20 (Story)
Feb 14, 2012
Northwestern students, Evanston organizations react to revised birth control policy (Story)
Feb 09, 2012
New study could change Evanston’s procedure for testing lead in tap water (Story)
Feb 08, 2012
Blotter: Feb. 10 (Story)
Feb 08, 2012
Schakowsky supports birth control for all (Story)
Feb 07, 2012
Beavers return to Evanston Channel (Story)
Feb 06, 2012
Blotter: Feb. 8 (Story)
Feb 06, 2012
Nominations underway for city’s annual volunteer award (Story)
Feb 05, 2012
CTA presents options for Red, Purple Line modernization plans (Story)
Jan 31, 2012
Blotter: Feb. 2 (Story)
Jan 30, 2012
Chicago residents hold vigil to protest deportation of Cincinnati woman (Story)
Jan 28, 2012
Blotter: Jan. 30 (Story)
Jan 28, 2012
Emanuel announces initiative to improve job prospects for community college graduates (Story)
Jan 21, 2012
Man suspected in two Chicago homicides found dead in Evanston (Story)
Jan 21, 2012
Blotter: Jan. 23 (Story)
Jan 16, 2012
Blotter: Jan. 18 (Story)
Jan 15, 2012
Blotter: Jan. 17 (Story)
Jan 09, 2012
Blotter: Jan. 11 (Story)
Jan 07, 2012
Blotter: Jan. 9 (Story)
May 25, 2011
NU students create app for Evanston deals (Story)
May 22, 2011
Evanston150 holds brainstorming sessions on campus (Story)
May 22, 2011
Prairie Moon kicks off Chicago Craft Beer Week in Evanston (Story)
May 15, 2011
Q&A with new Y.O.U. director (Story)
May 08, 2011
Illinois Department of Human Services faces funding cuts (Story)
May 03, 2011
Evanston resident introduces dances to promote peace at local church (Story)
Apr 26, 2011
NU, area schools opt of earthquake drill (Story)
Apr 18, 2011
Evanston residents weigh lakefront billboards (Story)
Apr 12, 2011
Council discusses natural gas purchase, taxes (Story)
Feb 26, 2011
Panel discussion, including Fitz, addresses stress management (Story)
Feb 23, 2011
Professor demonstrates pros, cons of ‘crowdsourcing’ (Story)
Feb 21, 2011
New York Times TV critic talks digital media (Story)
Jan 16, 2011
East Timor: A Forgotten Crisis (Story)