November 30, 2016By Alexa Burnell, Freelance ReporterLife & Arts
The wind whipped and the sky was grey, but that didn’t keep families from enjoying the 30th annual Holiday Parade, proving this long-standing tradition can bring warmth to Wilmette even on the coldest of days.
Chess players (top row) Mark Hamilton, Justin Weinzweig, Alex Yasumoto, Gavin Fountain, Norm Viray, and (bottom row) Riley Berge, Jacob Harris, Keoni Osborne, Ethan Fogel, Edison Sun, Zach Myers, Aya Yasumoto competed at the Illinois All-Grade Chess Championships Nov. 5 at Naperville North High School. Photo submitted
November 29, 2016By Alexa Burnell, Staff WriterNews
New Trier junior Nicole Basil will head to college soon, but she has no intention of letting her nonprofit Pedal Power — an organization that collects gently used bikes for Chicago Public School students — fall by the wayside.
Loyola Academy senior quarterback Tommy Herion eludes defenders during the Ramblers’ 27-17 loss to Maine South on Saturday, Nov. 26, in the IHSA Class 8A state title game. Clark Brooks/PhotoNews Media