The Daily Northwestern

Mumps case confirmed on Evanston campus

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

June 19, 2013

Someone on the Evanston campus has been diagnosed with a laboratory-confirmed case of mumps, according to the Northwestern University Health Service. The announcement came a day after the Evanston Health Department said it...

Evanston prepares for West Nile season

Sophia Bollag, Copy Chief

April 16, 2013

Evanston and regional health officials are gearing up for West Nile virus season, which is right around the corner. The Evanston Health Department and the North Shore Mosquito Abatement District plan to work together this summer...

New sushi restaurant to open near Central Street

Olga Gonzalez Latapi, Reporter

January 28, 2013

Coast Sushi Bar, a Chicago-based restaurant, will open a new branch off Central Street in early February. Coast Sushi & Sashimi's new branch will be located at 2545 Prairie St., according to Chicago Magazine. The same publication...

Evanston health department launches tobacco cessation program

Sarah Tassoni, Reporter

November 9, 2012

As part of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, the Evanston Health Department launched a program to help Evanston adults quit smoking. Called “Break the Habit,” the program offers free weekly counseling sessions and nicotine patches....

Student workers dissatisfied with conditions at Ryan Field concession stands

Junnie Kwon, Reporter

October 26, 2012

Some students who have worked at Ryan Field concession stands are now telling potential customers to avoid buying the food. Northwestern's primary food and facilities management services provider, Sodexo, Inc., hires student organiza...