• Members of Troop 40795 from Highcrest Middle School (left to right) Alli Randolfi, Rose McGrath and Julia Bowe recite the Pledge of Allegiance during a World Thinking Day event on Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Masonic Temple in Wilmette. Alexa Burnell/22nd Century Media.

    Girl Scouts recognize World Thinking Day with global party

    February 26, 2017 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News
    Girl Scouts from more than 20 local troops united at the Masonic Temple in Wilmette on Saturday, Feb. 25, to honor their sister Scouts around the globe in recognition of World Thinking Day.
  • Photos by Eric DeGrechie/22nd Century Media Tahlia Teten, 5, of Glenview, meets Bubba, a 1-year-old pig, and Jeff Lorenz, of Swift Nature Camp, during 22nd Century Media's Camp Expo on Saturday, Feb. 25, at Sunset Ridge Elementary School in Northfield.

    Camp Expo highlights abundance of local activities

    February 25, 2017 By Eric DeGrechie, Managing Editor Life & Arts
    Kids like to stay busy during the summer break from school.
  • Regina Dominican junior Katie Burke took first place in the North Suburban Chicago division at the regional Bridge Building Competition on Jan. 24 at the Illinois Institute of Technology. Photo submitted.

    Regina student dominates at bridge competition

    February 21, 2017 News, School
    Regina Dominican junior Katie Burke took first place in the North Suburban Chicago division at the regional Bridge Building Competition on Jan. 24 at the Illinois Institute of Technology.
  • Loyola’s Clare Nelson drives past Evanston’s Allysah Boothe for a shot.

    Girls basketball: Loyola comeback effort falls short in sectional semis

    February 21, 2017 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports, High School

    When Loyola Academy and Evanston faced off Jan. 5, the Ramblers were able to control the pace, making it more of halfcourt game.

  • Photos by Claire Esker/22nd Century Media Attendees hold up signs during the New Trier High School District 203 Board of Education meeting on Monday, Feb. 20, at Cornog Auditorium on the school’s Northfield campus.

    Supporters, detractors express opinions on NT Seminar Day in packed auditorium

    February 21, 2017 By Daniel I. Dorfman, Freelance Reporter News, School
    With New Trier High School’s all-day seminar on race planned for Tuesday, Feb. 28, passionate rhetoric was heard on all sides of the issue at the district’s Monday, Feb. 20 school board meeting.

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