• A rendering from Cannon Design shows the reimagined front entrance to Regina Dominican that will be completed in Phase 3 of the project. Images Submitted

    RDHS hopes overhaul rejuvenates campus

    December 19, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor News, School

    New Trier isn’t the only North Shore high school prepping a major face-lift. 

  • The cranberry bread pudding stays around longer than Thanksgiving and starts with brioche bread. Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    Quick Bites: Sweet celebration of holiday treats

    December 18, 2014 By Staff Report Life & Arts, Dining Out

    The holidays are a time for families to come together and make memories.

  • Held by her mother, Sarah, Katie Babaian meets Santa with the dancing holiday display in the background at the fundraiser at the Maris home Friday, Dec. 12. Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media

    Funds come with fun, dancing decorations at Maris home

    December 17, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor Life & Arts

    You don’t know December in Wilmette until you see the Maris home at 1200 Cleveland Street. 

  • New Trier’s Kilmer Bennewitz plays the tuba during the 97th Annual Winter Music Festival Sunday, Dec. 14, at the school. Photos by Lois Bernstein/22nd Century Media

    New Trier’s Winter Music Festival continues 97-year tradition

    December 16, 2014 By Christa Rooks, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    Since 1917, a hallmark of the holiday season has been the Annual Winter Music Festival at New Trier, and this year was no exception.

  • Eileen Leino (left), of Stick Fingers Cooking, helps Saira Degalo start some holiday doughnuts at the Yelp Holiday House Saturday, Dec. 13, in Linden Square.

    Yelp brings pop-up winter wonderland to Wilmette

    December 15, 2014 By Emily Spectre, Staff Writer News

    Light Opera Works was transformed into a giant gingerbread house offering a bevy of holiday cheer Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 13-14, when the online company Yelp!