The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern to invest $480 million in Chicago improvement projects

Darby Hopper, Reporter

January 26, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus

Northwestern will invest nearly $500 million in Chicago-centered improvement projects as part of an agreement with Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office. Although this was the first time NU signed such an agreement with the city —...

Free coffee, donuts attract crowds to Chicago-area shops

Madeline Burg, Reporter

January 22, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Doughnuts are trendy, and doughnuts are delicious and — for one week — doughnuts are free. From Jan. 19-26 you can drop by any of Glazed & Infused’s five Chicago-area locations for free coffee and doughnut holes as...

OfficeMax to open in downtown Evanston

Jeanne Kuang, Assistant Summer Editor

August 28, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

OfficeMax is coming to downtown Evanston, a city official confirmed Wednesday afternoon. City manager Wally Bobkiewicz said the office supply store will open in Sherman Plaza, located on Sherman Avenue between Church and Davis...

Emanuel nudged Northwestern officials on public Prentice campaign

Marshall Cohen, Print Managing Editor

November 14, 2012

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Education, Local

Top University officials say they were caught off guard last summer when preservationist groups organized to virulently oppose demolition of the old Prentice Women’s Hospital. It took one of several face-to-face meetings...

Chicago department backs Northwestern in Prentice case

Susan Du, City Editor

November 1, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

The Chicago Department of Housing and Economic Development will favor Northwestern on Thursday in its report to the Commission on Chicago Landmarks, recommending that the old Prentice Women's Hospital does not receive landmark...

Emanuel unsure on where to stand on Prentice

Susan Du, City Editor

October 17, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Although Chicago Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) announced Monday that he supports Northwestern in its plan to demolish the old Prentice Women’s Hospital building in his ward, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Wednesday that he hasn’t...

Chicago alderman sides with Northwestern plan to demolish Prentice

Susan Du, City Editor

October 15, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Chicago Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) announced Monday that he supports Northwestern's plan to build a new research facility in place of the old Prentice Women’s Hospital in Streeterville, despite preservationist efforts to save...