The Daily Northwestern

Evanston orders public tree inventory

Paige Leskin, Assistant City Editor

April 21, 2014

Filed under City, Local

Evanston has launched an inventory of all trees on public property in order to evaluate the health of the trees and to enter their locations in the city’s mapping software. “This inventory is intended for the collection...

The Steam Press: Read more, stress less

Mackenzie Broderick, Blogger

February 24, 2014

Filed under Books, Current Blogs, The Current

Greetings, culture lovers! This weekend, I got a library card from the Evanston Public Library. It was a magical experience. Surrounded by actual, real-live people, instead of frazzled college students, I wanted to give each...

Steam Press: Your future, as told by romance novels

Mackenzie Broderick, Columnist

January 29, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Books, Columns & Reviews, The Current

Greetings, culture lovers. Plot twist: The polar vortex has returned with a vengeance. If you had known we’d relive the Ice Age not once but twice, would you have chosen Northwestern over the University of Miami? Would ...

Five Words For: The polar vortex

January 15, 2014

Filed under Odds & Ends, The Current

The polar vortex, otherwise known as the arctic blast of air that affected most of the United States, is finally over – for now. The frigid temperatures paralyzed air travel and caused major delays for many, especially college...