• West Park’s baseball field out of commission until the spring of 2016 because of the project’s construction. Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    West Park drainage tank to break ground in October

    August 29, 2014 By Neil Milbert, Staff Writer News, Village

    The Wilmette Village Board of Trustees approved Aug. 26 plans to construct a 5.5 million gallon drainage tank under West Park.

  • A complete guide to all six area high schools' football teams. Photo illustration by Shannon Mashek/22nd Century Media.

    Football Preview Guide '14

    August 28, 2014 By Staff Report Sports, High School

    Area football teams try to find the right pieces for a successful 2014 in this year's Football Preview Guide 

  • With a full bag of goods, shopper Claire Borgeson checks out books at the 48th annual Rummage Sale Saturday, Aug. 23. Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media

    Team effort makes 48th Rummage Sale a success

    August 27, 2014 By Alexa Burnell, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    Co-president of the Woman’s Club of Wilmette Missy Ware appropriately coined the 48th annual Rummage Sale held on Saturday, Aug 23, “A Labor of Love.” 

  • Representatives of the First Congregational Church of Wilmette participate in the challenge. Photos Submitted

    Wilmette businesses put each other to the challenge

    August 26, 2014 By Megan Maginity, Assistant Editor News

    The Ice Bucket Challenge that’s recently saturated social media worldwide made its way to downtown Wilmette. 

  • The North Shore Country Day soccer team outside Manchester United’s stadium in England, where coach Kyle Jones (far left) was born and raised. Photos submitted

    Trip to England unites NSCD soccer

    August 20, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor Sports, High School

    What better place to bond over the world’s game than in its mecca: England.