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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

Shopping second-hand in Evanston is an affordable option for many customers — but it can also be a way to give back to the community the stores rely on.

Shopping secondhand in Evanston: Beyond Sherman Ave.

September 27, 2023

For JoAnn Sylvano, store manager of the YWCA Shop for Good in Evanston, shopping second-hand can both be socially and wallet conscious. “Pre-loved clothing,” she said, “is a win-win.”  Shopping...

A crowd of people against a gray bannister. The sky behind is blue.

Mayfest Productions announces week of in-person programming leading up to Dillo Day

May 17, 2021

A week of in-person programming, primarily at Norris University Center, will precede Dillo Day performances on May 22, according to a Sunday announcement from Mayfest Productions. The week will kick...

Students are taking sustainability initiatives at the Northwestern campus.

NU students welcome new decade of sustainability on campus

January 22, 2020

Growing up near the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee, Communication junior Maggie Olson said she naturally became passionate about the environment. At Northwestern, Olson started working at sustainNU,...

A sign in the window of Crossroads Trading Co. in Evanston. Northwestern students expressed frustration with the prices at the store.

Students struggle to find affordable thrifting options in Evanston

October 22, 2019

In recent years, thrift shopping has become more of a fashion trend than for affordability. As a result, conveniently located stores with stylish pieces, like Crossroads Trading Co., in downtown Evanston,...

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