The Daily Northwestern

Two Evanston businesses violate tobacco compliance check

David Fishman, Assistant City Editor

February 19, 2017

Two Evanston businesses failed to pass a tobacco compliance check conducted to prevent underrage sales, police said Friday. The businesses cited were Davis Pantry, 927 Davis St., and Open Pantry, 821 Dempster Street. Evanston...

Lemaitre: Tobacco ban reveals Evanston’s disregard for Northwestern students

Coretta Lemaitre, Columnist

October 30, 2014

Recently, Evanston aldermen voted to increase the legal age for purchase of tobacco products from 18 to 21. City Council stopped short of outlawing the possession of cigarettes, which one alderman called “excessive” and a...