The Daily Northwestern

Evanston facilities closed in preparation for storm

Jia You, City Editor

June 12, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

Evanston closed all non-emergency facilities at 3 p.m. today to brace for a coming storm, officials said. The National Weather Service predicts the city may experience severe thunderstorms, strong wind, hail and potential flash...

Northwestern extends early decision deadline due to Sandy

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

October 30, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern’s Office of Undergraduate Admission has extended its deadline for early decision applicants in light of Superstorm Sandy. Christopher Watson, dean of undergraduate admissions, said NU decided Monday morning to move th...

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...

First lady drops in on Chicago as Hurricane Sandy nears East Coast

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 28, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Daily Decision

First lady Michelle Obama is spending the night in Chicago as she gears up for a  campaign tour through Iowa on Monday, the White House announced this morning. The first lady was originally scheduled to fly directly to Iowa...