• Illinois State Trooper Christopher Lambert, 34, of Highland Park, was killed Saturday, Jan. 12, on I-294 near Northbrook. Photo submitted

    From the Editor: Heartbreaking story of trooper’s death brings self-reflection

    January 14, 2019 By Eric DeGrechie, Editor Opinion, From the Editor
    It was last Saturday night, Jan. 12, when news broke regarding the tragic death of Illinois State Trooper Christopher Lambert along I-294 near Northbrook.
  • Newport Capital Partners, through a fund it manages, purchased the Edens Plaza in Wilmette last month. Photos by Eric DeGrechie/22nd Century Media

    New owners of Edens Plaza tout future of retail shopping center

    January 14, 2019 By Eric DeGrechie, Editor News, Business
    Ben Andrews admits he’s been eyeing Wilmette’s Edens Plaza for a long time.
  • On June 14, 1924, when this photo was taken, No Man's Land was mostly open space dissected by Sheridan Road with a sandy beach, a couple of buildings, and several billboards. Photo courtesy of Wilmette Historical Museum.

    A Word From The (Former) President: How about ‘No Man’s Land Park?’

    January 12, 2019 By John Jacoby, Contributing Columnist Opinion
    “No Man’s Land” is the 22-acre section of Wilmette that’s home to Plaza del Lago, the Sheridan Road condos and co-ops, and the Westerfield townhomes. It received this moniker a century ago because, until 1942, it wasn’t part of any municipality and was essentially ungoverned.
  • New Trier's Rebecca Goldman hits a jumper in the paint in a Friday, Jan. 11, game in Evanston. Photos by Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Girls basketball: Hong's heroics lead New Trier to last-second win

    January 12, 2019 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports, High School
    With the seconds winding down and her team down by one, New Trier's Tinah Hong took it into her own hands to make sure her team would win secure one of the biggest wins of its season.
  • Photos by Erin Yarnall/22nd Century Media The cafe’s Croque Madame sandwich ($10.90) is comprised of ham, Swiss cheese and béchamel sauce with a fried egg on top and is served with a side salad.

    Dining Out: Owner behind That Little French Guy shares eight-year journey

    January 13, 2019 By Megan Bernard, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    The day before Ben Levy opened his restaurant in Highland Park, he had his doubts.