• Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media Lawrence and Nancy Wood, of Wilmette, purchase some native plants at Go Green Wilmette’s annual sale May 12 at the Lakeview Center in Gillson Park.

    Gardeners beautify Wilmette with native plants

    May 20, 2018 By Staff Report News, Community
    Native plants are those indigenous to a given area in a geologic time.
  • Saint Joseph School students (left to right) Grace Concannon, Oona Wade and Clare Finnigan dissect a pig heart last month under the guidance of Dr. Bharati.

    Saint Joseph School encourages students with cardiac lab session

    May 16, 2018 By Submitted Content News, School
    Seventh-grade students at Wilmette’s Saint Joseph School participated in a unique heart dissection laboratory in April.
  • New Trier’s Albert Yen clears a hurdle en route to winning his section of the 110-meter hurdles Thursday, May 17, in Wilmette. Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Boys track & field: Yen rules the hurdles at sectional meet

    May 18, 2018 By Brittany Kapa, Contributing Sports Editor Sports, High School
    New Trier coach Mark Wukas said it best when he described just how much pressure the track and field sectional encompasses.
  • Photos by Lois Bernstein/22nd Century Media In “An Anchor Made of Light,” dancers Grace Robinson (front) and Amy Boyle leap across the stage as part of of New Trier’s annual Dance Theater New Trier production May 3-4. Select freshmen join upperclassmen in choreographing their own dances.

    New Trier dancers showcase original compositions with Dance Theater

    May 17, 2018 By Staff Report Life & Arts, The Arts
  • Ashley Kim, 14, of Wilmette, will compete at a piano competition in July at Alfred University in New York. Photo submitted

    Wilmette pianist finalist for $10K prize

    May 16, 2018 By Submitted Content News, School
    Wilmette’s Ashley Kim, 14, a freshman at New Trier, is one of eight finalists competing for a $10,000 grand prize at Alfred University’s fifth annual MostArts Festival.

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