• Pro Football Hall-of-Fame coach Marv Levy listens to a question from Loyola football player Michael Carlin when the coach visited the Wilmette school April 15. Photos by Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    Students embrace poignant words from NFL legend

    April 18, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor News, School

    A former NFL linebacker, Loyola Academy football coach John Holecek commands the respect of his players. 

  • The chestnut gnocchi is a starter at 27 Live and boasts a brown sugar brandy sauce. Photos by Fouad Egbaria/22nd Century Media

    Wilmette man's spot has headliners on menu, stage

    April 17, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    John Tasiopoulos just can’t help himself. 

  • As a mime, Regina's Elena Te welcomes guests to the school's Fine Arts Open House Friday, April 11, in Wilmette. Photos by Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    Diverse Regina art department takes center stage

    April 16, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor School, Life & Arts

    The mimes didn’t say anything, but they told you exactly what you needed to know about Regina Dominican High School’s fine arts program. 

  • Officials of the newly branded Canal Shores golf course (left to right): Tom Tully, Evanston Wilmette Community Golf Course Association course supervisor; Rudy Van Loon, board member from Wilmette; Debbie Weixl, chair of marketing and community outreach; and John Powers, board member from Wilmette. Alan P. Henry/22nd Century Media

    Wilmette golf course back after mulligan

    April 15, 2014 By Alan P. Henry, Staff Writer News

    As the golf season kicks off in earnest over the next few weeks, local players should be aware that the Evanston Wilmette Community Golf Course-Canal Shores has essentially reinvented it

  • Marine Jacob Roche, a former Central student, recites the Pledge of Allegiance with students Raquel Smale (middle) and Hannah Rothschild (right) on his visit Friday, April 11. Photos by Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    Marine inspires Central Elementary students

    April 14, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor News

    Vegetables and showers aren’t usually two words that excite grade-schoolers, but when promoted by 1st Lt. Jacob Roche, they seem more than tolerable.