The Daily Northwestern

Effects of Hurricane Sandy to reach Lake Michigan, Chicago

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

October 28, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

As Hurricane Sandy closes in on the East Coast, threatening people from South Carolina to Maine, even Chicagoans may feel repercussions.  The National Weather Service issued a lakeshore flood warning that goes into effect...

Authorities, family await toxicology results in Harsha Maddula investigation

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 10, 2012

Filed under Campus, Harsha Maddula

The weeks-old investigation into Harsha Maddula's disappearance is growing increasingly dependent on toxicology results that authorities hope can shed light on some uncertainties about the McCormick sophomore's final steps. Evanst...

Police to canvass area where Maddula was last seen

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 5, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Harsha Maddula, On Campus

Evanston Police will spend the weekend tracing Harsha Maddula's final steps. EPD announced this afternoon that detectives and officers will canvass the area near 2000 Ridge Ave. and will continue north to Wilmette Harbor. Police...

ASG seeks student leader support for Rock-painting hiatus

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 2, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Harsha Maddula, On Campus

Associated Student Government is rallying peer support for a two-week hiatus on painting The Rock in the wake of Harsha Maddula's death. In an email obtained by The Daily, ASG president Victor Shao asks student leaders for...

Theater Review: ‘The Princess Bride’ revives good old-fashioned fairy tale

Iman Childs, Columnist

September 29, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Recaps, Reviews, The Current, Theater

Keeping in line with the trend of bringing classic fairy tales to life, WAVE Productions chose “The Princess Bride” as its first show of the year. However, instead of modernizing William Goldman's novel, the production's...

Family spokeswoman: Harsha Maddula’s parents leave Evanston amid uncertainty

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

September 29, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Harsha Maddula, On Campus

Harsha Maddula's parents have left Evanston but will continue seeking answers about their son's death from their home in New York, a family spokeswoman told The Daily this afternoon. Family friend Padma Sonti said Prasad and...