• Actress Rachel Brosnahan holds up her Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Musical or Comedy for her role in “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” at last month’s ceremony. Photos submitted.

    Actress Rachel Brosnahan channels Wilmette, North Shore roots

    February 17, 2018 By Jessica Cabe, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Rachel Brosnahan recently won a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV Series Musical or Comedy for her starring role in the buzzed-about Amazon series, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” but she can still remember playing a cowgirl in her third-grade play at Highland Park’s Wayne Thomas Elementary School.
  • Loyola Academy celebrates after winning the Class 4A Lane Tech regional title game versus Evanston on Thursday, Feb. 15, in Chicago. Eric DeGrechie/22nd Century Media.

    Girls Basketball: Ramblers hustle past Wildkits for regional crown

    February 16, 2018 By Eric DeGrechie, Editor Sports, High School
    In basketball, the best shooters will often keep shooting to break out of a cold streak.
  • The pulled pork nachos ($14) feature fresh tortilla chips made in-house at Nick’s Neighborhood Bar & Grill, 1168 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette. Eric DeGrechie//22nd Century Media

    Quick Bites: Nachos include all the fixings along the North Shore

    February 15, 2018 By Staff Report Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Nachos are always a fan favorite.
  • Performers from the Wilmette Children’s Theatre put on “Seussical Kids” recently at the Community Recreation Center in Wilmette. Photos submitted

    ‘Seussical Kids’ teaches importance of valuing others

    February 13, 2018 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    The mini division of the Wilmette Children’s Theatre presented the wacky and fantastical “Seussical Kids,” a blend of Dr. Seuss’s most famous children’s stories with most of the plot based on “Horton Hears a Who.”
  • Joe Spera, owner of Al’s Meat Market in Wilmette, smiles at a customer at the 1165 Wilmette Ave. store. hilary anderson/22nd century media

    Al’s Meat Market sells good old-fashioned way in Wilmette

    February 12, 2018 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter News
    There is no sawdust on the floor, but that does not matter. It still is an old-fashioned meat market in a modern setting.

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