• Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media Attendees enjoy a night of bowling at the annual Wilmette Chanukah Bowl Dec. 13 at the Wilmette Bowling Center.

    Festival of Lights and strikes at annual Chanukah Bowl

    December 16, 2017 By Staff Report News
    Each of the eight days and nights of Hannukkah are special.
  • Photos by Lois Bernstein/22nd Century Media More than 100 freshmen and sophomores performed in New Trier’s satire comedy “Urinetown” Dec. 6-9 at the Northfield campus. Workers at the Urine Good Company (clockwise from left) Gabi Zinman, Sydney Gaines-Wheeler, Noah Burfield and Marie Tasiopoulos sing “Don’t Be the Bunny.”

    New Trier underclassmen perform satire musical ‘Urinetown’

    December 12, 2017 By Staff Report Life & Arts
    New Trier students took on "Urinetown” Dec. 6-9 at the Northfield campus.
  • Girls basketball: Defense carries New Trier to win over HP

    December 13, 2017 By David Jaffe, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    It seemed clear that no matter how things were going for the New Trier basketball team, the one constant was their defense.
  • Photos submitted. North Shore Country Day School sophomores (left to right) Cain Humphrey, Jonathan Ramirez and Demonte Collins work to remove deeply entrenched roots as they landscape the exterior of a Wilmette residence while working on a service project Nov. 7 during the school’s Interim Week.

    NSCDS students assist in home renovation for elderly man

    December 12, 2017 By Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News, School
    Twelve North Shore County Day School students recently spent a week helping to renovate the home of an elderly man and his disabled daughter in Wilmette, in the process learning that more North Shore residents face economic struggles than they had imagined.
  • Dylan, 9, and Ornella, 7, Podvalny skate as partners during the Wilmette Park District’s annual Holiday Skating Exhibition Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Centennial Ice Rink in Wilmette. Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media

    Skating exhibition dazzles crowd in Wilmette

    December 11, 2017 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News
    Centennial Ice Rink was all abuzz on Sunday, Dec. 10, as Santa popped in for a visit to skate with local youngsters, before 61 skaters stole the show during the 2017 Holiday Exhibition.

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