The Daily Northwestern

Illinois House approves bill for Senate to phase out cancer-causing ethylene oxide

Emma Edmund, Assistant City Editor

November 3, 2019

The Illinois House on Wednesday approved a bill for the Senate that would require the phaseout of cancer-causing ethylene oxide. The gas, which is primarily used to make other chemicals or as a pesticide or sterilizing agent,...

Artist to seek input for Robert Crown art installation

Emma Edmund, Assistant City Editor

October 28, 2019

Public artist Blessing Hancock, tasked with creating an art installation for the new Robert Crown Community Center, will seek input from Evanston residents this upcoming weekend, according to the Chicago Tribune. Hancock creates pieces that encourage interaction through â€...

Evanston Police Department holds public shooter response class

Natalie Chun, Reporter

October 21, 2019

The Evanston Police Department offered its first-ever “Active Shooter Response Training Class” on Oct. 5. for the public. EPD has offered similar courses to a variety of local businesses, organizations and faith-based communities...