• Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media Members of the Wilmette Park District’s Holiday Express make their way through the holiday parade route on Saturday, Nov. 18, in downtown Wilmette.

    Wilmette residents usher in season with annual holiday parade

    November 19, 2017 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News
    Wind and rain kept some from attending the annual Wilmette/Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce’s holiday parade, but not all.
  • Loyola's Quinn Boyle rolls out during the Ramblers' semifinal win over Edwardsville Nov. 18 in Edwardsville. Photos by Tim Vizer/22nd Century Media

    Football: Loyola hangs on for win in state semis

    November 19, 2017 By David Wilhelm, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    The one thing that has always been a constant during Loyola coach John Holecek’s tenure has been a staunch defense, one that keeps other teams at bay and allows the Rambler offense to ge

  • New Trier’s Jessie Creed poses after winning at the state diving meet Saturday, Nov. 18, in Winnetka. Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Girls swimming and diving: NT divers Creed, Lipsey make history at state

    November 19, 2017 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports, High School
    Coming into the Saturday, Nov. 18, state finals, New Trier junior diver Jessie Creed had one number on her mind: 507.55.
  • Marielle Scott (left) and Wilmette native Seana Kofoed film a scene of “30 Miles from Nowhere” last September in Ingleside. Photo by AJ Umlauf/30 miles films

    Wilmette actress writes, produces indie thriller

    November 20, 2017 By Chris Pullam, Contributing Editor Life & Arts
    Most people would actively avoid laying in a bed infested with Madagascar hissing cockroaches, but for Seana Kofoed, a New Trier graduate, it’s just part of the job.
  • Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media The Village of Wilmette holiday tree lights up the sky following a ceremony Friday, Nov. 17, in Wilmette.

    Rocking around the Christmas tree in Wilmette

    November 18, 2017 By Staff Report News
    Rain didn’t dampen the spirts of those in attendance Friday night for the annual tree lighting ceremony in Wilmette.



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