• Wilmette resident Kathy Myalls (left) answers a question during the forum as Rep. Laura Fine prepares her response during 22nd Century Media’s Candidate Forum Oct. 22 in Glenview. Photos by Matt Yan/22nd Century Media

    Local candidates face issues at 22CM forum

    October 24, 2014 By Matt Yan, Assistant Editor News

    Tax rates, pensions and minimum wage were front and center at 22nd Century Media’s inaugural Candidate Forum on Oct. 22 in Glenview.

  • 22nd Century Media Plus members — (left to right) Natalie and Jackson Burnell, of Wilmette, Paul and Andrew Novak of Northbrook and Sophia Burnell of Wilmette — show off their finished pumpkin creations Oct. 15, at Trinity United Methodist Church in Wilmette. Heather Warthen/22nd Century Media

    22CM Plus members carve pumpkins with staff

    October 23, 2014 By Staff Report Life & Arts

    From bats and witches to traditional jack-o’-lanterns and a pirate cat, the pumpkins transformed by members of 22nd Century Media’s Beacon Plus program were diverse, fun and free.

  • North Shore Country Day students (left to right) Joy Pasin, of Wilmete; Valerie Jaharis; Ike Pratt; Destin Teamer; and Justin Savin, of Wilmette, act in the dramatic ending scene in the school’s fall play “The Yellow Boat,” which ran Friday-Saturday, Oct. 17-18. Photos by April Dahlquist/22nd Century Media

    NSCD students take on dramatic play ’The Yellow Boat’

    October 22, 2014 By April Dahlquist, Contributing Editor Life & Arts

    As healthy high school teenagers who attend Winnetka’s North Shore Country Day School, the 10 cast members in the school’s play “The Yellow Boat” had a challenge for this year’s fall production.

  • New Trier’s starting offensive line — (left to right) seniors Jack Palmer (65), James Doan (53), Jack Klein (61), Matt Balch (57) and Matt Kaskey (74) — break huddle Oct. 17 and are the backbone of a dynamic, run-first Trevians offense. Photos by Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    Men up front happily guide NT's ground attack

    October 21, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor Sports, High School

    It’s third-and-short and the New Trier offense breaks huddle.

    Everybody knows what’s coming. The opponents know, the fans know, the refs know.   

  • North Shore Country Day senior Andrew Blechman hits a tee shot helping his team to second overall Saturday, Oct. 18, in the IHSA Class A tournament. Photos by Clark Brooks/22nd Century Media

    North Shore boys golfers prove mettle at state finals

    October 20, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor Sports, High School

    New Trier’s and North Shore Country Day’s boys golf team put together big-time performances on the biggest of stages at their respective state tournaments.