• Dr. Baal out as Loyola Academy principal; Heintz takes over

    July 19, 2018 By Eric DeGrechie, Editor News, Breaking, School
    Charles Heintz is the new principal of Loyola Academy, according to the Wilmette private high school’s website.
  • Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media Homeowner Marilyn Musgjerd (left) shows Julie Willis, of Glencoe, a common weed, purslane, which happens to be edible, during Go Green Wilmette’s annual Sustainable Yard Tour Sunday, July 15, in Wilmette.

    Annual Sustainable Yard Tour showcases green homes in Wilmette

    July 18, 2018 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News, Community
    Go Green Wilmette hosted its sixth annual Sustainable Yard Tour on Sunday, July 15, showcasing the homes of six residents who have created their outdoor space with the health of the environment in mind.
  • New Trier quarterback Carson Ochsenhirt looks to make a pass in front of coach Brian Doll during the CSL 7on7 July 10 at Maine West in Des Plaines. Claire Esker/22nd Century Media

    Football: New Trier tackles summer workouts

    July 18, 2018 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports, High School
    After a valiant comeback-effort fell just short in the first round of the IHSA playoffs last season, New Trier’s football team came into the offseason looking to build off of a successful season.
  • Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media Jazz trumpeter Roger Ingram performs with The Prairie Brass Band July 11 at the Winnetka Covenant Church in Wilmette.

    Prairie Brass Band performs at Winnetka Covenant Church in Wilmette

    July 16, 2018 By Staff Report News, Community
    Jazz fans love the work of Roger Ingram, a former member of the Woddy Herman and Harry Connick, Jr. bands.
  • Photos submitted Tony Duncan, of Wilmette, is the owner of Body Science PFT and started Operation Desert Smoothie to inspire healthy eating in impoverished areas.

    Wilmette resident changes lives by promoting healthy eating

    July 15, 2018 By Erica Gelman, Editorial Intern News, Community, Business
    For many, hunger is a simple process, involving stocked grocery stores and comprehensive nutrition labels.