• Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media Attendees (left to right) Village President Bob Bielinski, Warming House Executive Director Cynthia Doucette of Evanston, Warming House Board President Joe Feldman, of Wilmette, and Board member and Chief Event Organizer Jon Parker, of Wilmette, enjoy the annual Ribtoberfest Saturday, Oct. 13, Wilmette Harbor Club.

    Local grillers support Warming House at Ribtoberfest

    October 18, 2018 By Submitted Content News, Community
    With the encouragement of event sponsors Backyard Barbecue Store and Ziers Prime Meat Market, eight local teams competed in the 2nd annual Ribtoberfest on Saturday, Oct. 13, to support the Warming House Youth Center.
  • Actress Rachel Brosnahan, a native of Highland Park and former member of Wilmette's The Actors Training Center, is shown at the Costume Designers Guild Awards in Beverly Hills earlier this week. Kathy Hutchins/Shutterstock.com

    ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ actress to return to North Shore, headline fundraiser

    October 17, 2018 By Erin Yarnall, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, The Arts
    Actress Rachel Brosnahan is making a marvelous return to her hometown of Highland Park Friday, Oct. 19, to headline a fundraiser to support The Actors Training Center (ATC) in Wilmette.
  • Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media Karen Berman (left) and Laura Slowey, both of Wilmette, make their way to the next top on the Wine Walk Saturday, Oct. 13, in downtown Wilmette.

    Wine Walk brings ‘energy’ to downtown Wilmette

    October 15, 2018 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, Living
    Folks raised their glasses to the North Suburban Special Recreation Association — an organization devoted to enriching the lives of people with disabilities through quality recreation services — during the Wilmette/Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce’s Wine Walk Saturday, Oct. 13, uniting residents and small business owners over the shared goal of generosity.
  • 10 Questions with Charlie Forbes, New Trier cross-country

    October 16, 2018 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports, Athlete of the Week
    The senior is a member of the New Trier cross-country team.
  • Photos by Eric DeGrechie/22nd Century Media Melinda Sharkan (left), of Wilmette, tries out some pilates equipment while Arlene Bass, owner of Highland Park’s Body Evolve, looks on at 22nd Century Media’s Active Aging Expo Saturday, Oct. 13, at Northbrook Court in Northbrook.

    Active Aging Expo provides abundance of resources at new venue

    October 15, 2018 By Eric DeGrechie, Editor News, Community, Business
    With more than 250 attendees making their way to Northbrook Court, vendors at Active Aging — An Expo for Ages 50+ were pleased to have a perfect venue to share information about their businesses with the local community Saturday, Oct. 13, in Northbrook.