The Daily Northwestern

Opioid crisis panel discusses addiction, collaboration

Victoria Lee, Reporter

January 18, 2018

Professionals from several Evanston departments said collaboration from city services and the local community would help to prevent opioid overdoses in the area in a Thursday panel discussing the current state of misuse. The...

Evanston community to participate in underage drinking prevention campaign

Tori Latham, City Editor

April 21, 2015

Evanston community members will participate later this week in a statewide campaign to prevent underage drinking. The Evanston Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition, along with student and adult volunteers, will go to local...

City Council to vote on education initiative

Paige Leskin, Assistant City Editor

June 2, 2014

An Evanston committee Monday night unanimously recommended that the city join with, and consider a $50,000 contribution  to, a long-term education initiative called Cradle to Career. Members of the Human Services Committee voiced ...

Police: 3 Evanston restaurants sold alcohol to minors

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

September 17, 2013

Three Evanston restaurants have been cited for underage alcohol sales, police said today. Bluestone, Farmhouse Evanston and World of Beer were cited during compliance checks Sept. 9 and 16, according to police. They targeted...