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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

Zombies prep strategy for the Zombie Scramble. Evanston residents and Northwestern students dressed as zombies on Saturday for the sixth annual Zombie Scramble.

Zombies invade Evanston for sixth-annual scramble

November 3, 2019

While Halloween may have ended last Thursday, spooky season didn’t. Evanston hosted its sixth annual Zombie Scramble on Saturday, where families and children run from “zombies.” The zombies, volunteers...

Evanston to hold sixth annual Zombie Scramble

October 10, 2019

Evanston is a big believer in spooky season, as the city puts on the sixth annual “Zombie Scramble,” a Halloween-themed race. The city’s Parks, Recreation and Community Services department holds...

Ingraham Park will be one of several parks to receive improvements to natural bird habitats under a grant the city received. The grant will go towards cleaning up natural habitats, and will also fund walking trails and informational kiosks at various parks.

Evanston granted $100,000 to improve bird habitats

January 4, 2017

Evanston received a large grant to create new and improve upon existing migratory bird habitats throughout the city, officials announced last month. The $100,000 grant comes from the Chi-Cal Rivers...

Evanston Environmental Association provides donation to bolster construction on ecology center

January 20, 2016

The Evanston Environmental Association has donated $43,000 to the Evanston Ecology Center for the construction of an extension to the center’s classroom space, the city announced Wednesday. At the...

Community Animal Rescue Effort volunteers reinvent organization with support from loyal partners

April 7, 2015

Like the animals it works to help, the Community Animal Rescue Effort does not yet have a home. In the year after the City Council voted to terminate CARE’s relationship with Evanston Animal Shelter, CARE...

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