The Daily Northwestern

Evanston officials eye Keg replacement

Patrick Svitek, Managing Editor

April 12, 2013

Filed under Business, City, Local, Politics

City officials aren't sweating the future of 810 Grove St., where The Keg of Evanston permanently closed March 31 after a yearlong tussle over its bad rap for underage drinking. During a liquor board meeting Thursday, Mayor...

Updated: Evanston, Northwestern agree on caveat in Wrigley pact

Patrick Svitek, Reporter

March 10, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Northwestern has promised Evanston it will keep six football games a year at Ryan Field under a recent agreement to play more at Wrigley Field in Chicago, the University confirmed Saturday. A day earlier, Evanston Mayor Elizabeth...

Evanston small businesses collaborate in wake of closings

Sammy Caiola, Reporter

November 29, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local

With the holidays approaching, the spotlight has shifted to Evanston’s newest small businesses, which will either sail smoothly into the new year or sink like other shops before them. In an effort to survive, some business owners...

Downtown wedding boutique opens

Chelsea Sherlock, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local

After seven years of operating an online business, Rachel and Ted Alvia officially opened their dress shop in downtown Evanston on Wednesday. Avail & Company, 1106 Davis St., hosted its ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand...