June 29, 2016By Hilary Anderson, Freelance ReporterLife & Arts
Bob Agdern considered the summer evening perfect for grazing and being outside and with family and friends.
Class of 2016 New Trier graduate Bina Saipi (20) fights for a ball during a game against Palatine March 26. Saipi, a midfielder for the Trevians, will begin her college career at DePaul University this fall. 22nd Century Media File Photo
Wilmette's Bina Saipi started her high school soccer career on New Trier’s freshman A team — by the end of her freshman season, she was starting for the varsity team during its IHSA state playoff run.
This photo — an old barber sign reflecting longtime barber Jim Mall cutting hair on his final day of work — captured by Publisher Joe Coughlin earned first place for best feature photo in the National Newspaper Association’s annual Better Newspaper Contest. 22nd Century Media File Photo
June 28, 2016By Meredith Dobes, Contributing EditorNews
The Beacon’s publisher, 22nd Century Media, ranked among the top community news providers in the nation June 22, when the National Newspaper Association announced the winners of its annual Better Newspaper Contest.
Camp goers (left to right), Alex Black, 8, Sarah Black, William Jefferson Black, Eleanor Black, 5, Bennett Blackburn, 4, and Ben Blackburn, roast marshmallows at sunset of the Gillson Beach Campout on Saturday, June 25, in Wilmette. Photos by Jill Dunbar/22nd Century Media
Crews from New Trier dominated the Scholastic Rowing Association of America finals June 10-12 in Nashport, Ohio, by taking all four first-place finishes for Boys and Girls 1st Varsity and 2nd Varsity 8+ boats for the first time in program history.