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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

Parent: Have yourself a merry “grown-up” Christmas

Parent: Have yourself a merry “grown-up” Christmas

December 1, 2022

This Thanksgiving, my cousin and I found our 18 and 19-year-old selves sitting, for the umpteenth year in a row, at the kids' table. Last I checked, 18 is the legal age of adulthood in the U.S., and yet,...

Parent: On skateboards and the fear of God

Parent: On skateboards and the fear of God

October 19, 2022

Nothing in my life made me want to be a skater girl more than growing up in San Francisco. It’s not hard to long for a life on wheels when you live among all the effortlessly chill, beanie-wearing, tie-dye-clad...

A container of food on the left with a pile of rice, vegetables and sauce containers. On the right is a pile of vegetables with a large piece of wispy dried grass.

New restaurant Picnic to bring ‘good mood food,’ casual healthy dishes to Evanston

April 26, 2022

Restaurant owner Jack DeMar said he’s seen a demand for “good mood food” in Evanston.  “Evanston has a student community and a more holistic neighborhood community and business community that...

Three figures dance under fireworks next to “25th” written in Christmas ornaments.

First Night Evanston celebrates its 25th year observing New Year’s Eve

December 1, 2021

What do music, dancing, a poetry slam, mad scientists and a flea circus have in common? They're all featured in one of the most unique New Year’s Eve celebrations in Evanston. First Night Evanston,...

Augustine: On a journalist’s role in protests against racism and police brutality

Augustine: On a journalist’s role in protests against racism and police brutality

June 2, 2020

“By night, mayhem broke out, with smashed store windows, vandalized cars, stolen merchandise, burning trash barrels and the acrid smell of tear gas wafting over the area,” Jeremy C. Fox and John Hilliard...

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