• Attendees of the Wilmette Historical Museum’s 31st annual Spring Housewalk check out some homes Sunday, May 20, in east Wilmette. Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media

    Spring Housewalk features Wilmette homes from 1820s

    May 21, 2018 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, Living
    The 31st annual Wilmette Historical Museum’s Spring Housewalk, “Historic Homes Transformed,” featured four east Wilmette homes originally built in the 1820s and 1830s, that have embraced the history and character an older home brings, while being fully-functional for today’s modern families.
  • Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media Lawrence and Nancy Wood, of Wilmette, purchase some native plants at Go Green Wilmette’s annual sale May 12 at the Lakeview Center in Gillson Park.

    Gardeners beautify Wilmette with native plants

    May 20, 2018 By Staff Report News, Community
    Native plants are those indigenous to a given area in a geologic time.
  • Saint Joseph School students (left to right) Grace Concannon, Oona Wade and Clare Finnigan dissect a pig heart last month under the guidance of Dr. Bharati.

    Saint Joseph School encourages students with cardiac lab session

    May 16, 2018 By Submitted Content News, School
    Seventh-grade students at Wilmette’s Saint Joseph School participated in a unique heart dissection laboratory in April.
  • New Trier’s Albert Yen clears a hurdle en route to winning his section of the 110-meter hurdles Thursday, May 17, in Wilmette. Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Boys track & field: Yen rules the hurdles at sectional meet

    May 18, 2018 By Brittany Kapa, Contributing Sports Editor Sports, High School
    New Trier coach Mark Wukas said it best when he described just how much pressure the track and field sectional encompasses.
  • Photos by Lois Bernstein/22nd Century Media In “An Anchor Made of Light,” dancers Grace Robinson (front) and Amy Boyle leap across the stage as part of of New Trier’s annual Dance Theater New Trier production May 3-4. Select freshmen join upperclassmen in choreographing their own dances.

    New Trier dancers showcase original compositions with Dance Theater

    May 17, 2018 By Staff Report Life & Arts, The Arts


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