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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

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Krissie Harris appointed to fill 2nd Ward council seat

September 9, 2022

Krissie Harris is slated to fill Evanston’s vacant 2nd Ward City Council seat after Mayor Daniel Biss announced her appointment Friday.  Harris will fill the seat of former Ald. Peter Braithwaite,...

Civic center shot from below midday.

Oakton Community College will offer free degree program for Black, male-identifying locals

April 1, 2022

Oakton Community College announced a free two-year certificate and degree program at its Skokie campus for an upcoming cohort of Black, male-identifying people who work or live in Oakton Community College...

A gray and red brick building with the label ‘YWCA’ with a brown bench and three trees in front of it.

YWCA program teaches web design to historically excluded groups

November 3, 2021

The Evanston/North Shore YWCA recently started working with its third cohort of the YW Tech Lab, a free, 16-week web design technology program.  The lab hopes to increase opportunities for groups traditionally...

Oakton Community College. The school is launching a contract tracing training program.

Evanston contact tracing efforts already in full swing as Gov. Pritzker announces state initiative

May 17, 2020

Contact tracing efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19 in Evanston were already well underway when Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced the state would undergo a massive contact tracing operation at the start...

Teresa Parod is a lifelong painter. She paints garage door murals in Evanston.

Resident beautifies city with garage door murals

March 6, 2020

When Evanston resident Teresa Parod takes out the garbage in the alley behind her house, she’s often greeted by people photographing her garage door. It’s adorned with a colorful mural that depicts...

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