• Charlotte Adelman, of Wilmette, gives a tour of the two-acre prairie surrounding Centennial Park on Aug. 6 in Wilmette. Alexa Burnell/22nd Century Media

    Centennial Park’s prairie provides home for native plants

    August 22, 2016 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    On a bright and sunny August morning, Wilmette’s Charlotte Adleman took folks on a tour of the beautiful, two-acre prairie surrounding Centennial Park — a free event sponsored by the Little Garden Club of Wilmette.
  • Noor Abdelfattah, a graduate of Regina Dominican in Wilmette, meets President Obama on July 21 at the White House. Photo submitted.

    Regina graduate meets president

    August 22, 2016 By Jeni Siegel, Editorial Intern News, School
    After writing a letter to President Obama on life growing up Muslim in America, Regina Dominican High School graduate Noor Abdelfattah was invited to the White House to meet with the President and attend a ceremony celebrating the Muslim holiday Eid Al-Fitr on July 21.
  • New Trier senior linebacker Max Rosenthal (44) makes a call during a practice session Aug. 16 as fellow inside linebacker Jake Lowell looks on. Fouad Egbaria/22nd Century Media

    Football: Experienced Trevians hope to fly under the radar

    August 22, 2016 By Fouad Egbaria, Contributing Editor Sports, High School
    New Trier coach Brian Doll’s squad has won 19 games in his first two seasons at the helm, but he hopes they still manage to fly under the radar.
  • Illustration by Nancy Burgan/22nd Century Media

    Seminar assists Wimette homeowners with property taxes

    August 22, 2016 By Todd Marver, Freelance Reporter News
    The Cook County Board of Review hosted an Assessment Appeal Seminar at the Community Recreation Center in Wilmette to teach homeowners how to appeal their property assessment and potentially lower their property tax bills.
  • Senior cornerback Ian Swenson, a UConn commit, is one of several talented returning Ramblers. Varsity Views

    Football Preview Guide: Reloading Loyola aims to defend 2015 title crown

    August 22, 2016 By Neil Milbert, Staff Writer Sports, High School
    The best season in Loyola Academy’s proud football history is a hard act to follow.