The Daily Northwestern

Concerns raised over potential sale of historic Family Focus building

Amelia Langas, Assistant City Editor

November 19, 2017

Filed under City, Local

The more than 100-year-old building that currently houses Family Focus — a nonprofit offering family and child support services — will be put up for sale in January despite concerns that doing so would remove a piece of Evanston...

Northwestern Black Alumni Association plans task force for 50th year commemoration of Bursar’s Office sit-in

Fathma Rahman, Reporter

February 19, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Almost 50 years after black students and community supporters at Northwestern took control of the Bursar’s Office and presented the University with a list of demands to improve their quality of life on campus, the NU Black Al...

Local bank extends Facebook donation campaign

Tori Latham, Assistant City Editor

January 14, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Local

First Bank & Trust has decided to extend its Facebook donation campaign through May and will give money to five local nonprofit organizations. The bank, which is based in Evanston, began the campaign in August, giv...