• Carrie White (played by Milla Guerra) is terrorized by her classmates in “Carrie: The Musical” Sunday, Oct. 26, at The Wilmette Theatre. Photos by Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    Teens tackle tough but important themes in ‘Carrie’

    October 29, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor Life & Arts

    Everything action has a reaction. 

  • Wilmette’s Chris Wynn and her pooch Rosie look good in their pirate garb and won the Most Creative category at Chalet’s Howl-o-ween Pet Parade Saturday, Oct. 25. Photos by Alexa Burnell/22nd Century Media

    Pets, owners play dress up for Pet Parade

    October 29, 2014 By Alexa Burnell, Staff Writer News

    Furry four-legged friends put on their most creative costumes, strutting their stuff during Chalet’s ninth annual Howl-o-ween Pet Parade Saturday, Oct. 25, in Wilmette.   

  • Halloween happenings 1: Carter Dill, 6, of Wilmette, cheers after ringing a pumpkin in a game Friday, Oct. 24, at Halloween Happeings at the Wilmette Community Recreation Center.

    Happenings delivers variety of Halloween fun

    October 28, 2014 By Alexa Burnell, Staff Writer News

    Halloween is right around the corner and the Wilmette Park District got the festivities started early at its 16th annual Halloween Happenings extravaganza on Friday, Oct. 24.

  • Alex Lovinggood, of Temperance Beer Company, happily serves craft beer samples to guests of the Taste of Wilmette Thursday, Oct. 23, at the Woman’s Club of Wilmette. Photos by Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    Food, drink, more satisfy at Taste of Wilmette

    October 27, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Editor News

    The Wilmette Chamber of Commerce has tried plenty of gimmicks to enhance the experience at the annual Taste of Wilmette.

  • Wilmette resident Kathy Myalls (left) answers a question during the forum as Rep. Laura Fine prepares her response during 22nd Century Media’s Candidate Forum Oct. 22 in Glenview. Photos by Matt Yan/22nd Century Media

    Local candidates face issues at 22CM forum

    October 24, 2014 By Matt Yan, Assistant Editor News

    Tax rates, pensions and minimum wage were front and center at 22nd Century Media’s inaugural Candidate Forum on Oct. 22 in Glenview.