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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

LENS organizers built and decorated the community altar at the center of Friday’s Day of the Dead celebration.

Latinos en Evanston North Shore celebrates Day of the Dead at ETHS

November 5, 2023

Latinos en Evanston North Shore hosted its annual Day of the Dead celebration at Evanston Township High School on Friday to honor and remember community members’ deceased loved ones.  The Day of...

Person dressed in black speaks into a microphone held by another person dressed in black while two others look on.

Latinos en Evanston North Shore connects community amid pandemic

November 29, 2021

Even past midnight, after a long day spent working multiple jobs, Rosa Velázquez is still eager to meet with her colleagues at Latinos en Evanston North Shore. “I don't feel tired. I feel like this...

 Mariachi Sirenas band members pose in front of La Cocinita food truck at Sunday’s Day of the Dead celebration in James Park Soccer Field.

Community members commemorate life for Day of the Dead

October 26, 2020

Members of the Evanston community sang, danced and shared Mexican foods, including tacos and churros, as part of the city’s Day of the Dead celebration at the James Park Soccer Field this Sunday. The...

Children listen to a dramatic reading of a scary story at the Day of the Dead celebration at Evanston Public Library on Saturday afternoon.

Evanston comes together for Day of the Dead celebration

November 4, 2013

Although Halloween was earlier in the week, Evanston residents came to the city's public library Saturday to celebrate another holiday. Daylily Alvarez, Evanston Public Library's Latino outreach specialist,...

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