• Novi controls the ball against an opponent.

    Going Places: Club soccer prepares Novi for SMU

    July 18, 2017 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports

    To earn an opportunity to play a collegiate sport, an athlete needs to put himself/herself in the best opportunity for success.

  • Buffalo, Sriracha bourbon, mango habanero and Thai chicken wings ($9.95) are the four different wing renditions offered at Little Ricky’s, each of which comes with carrots, celery and blue cheese dressing. JACQUELINE GLOSNIAK/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Chicken wings abound on the North Shore

    July 18, 2017 By Staff Report Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Chicken is such a versatile food. You can turn stock and meat into a hearty soup, dice up and toss into a salad or bread and serve with macaroni and cheese to make a kid’s meal favorite.
  • DJ John Saplala cranks out music in front of Peet’s Coffee Saturday at the Winnetka-Northfield Sidewalk Sale. PHOTOS BY RHONDA HOLCOMB/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Winnetka celebrates annual Sidewalk Sale

    July 18, 2017 By Libby Elliott, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Sometimes, the weather is just too nice to stay indoors. On July 14 and 15, the streets of Winnetka’s East Elm, West Elm and Hubbard Woods commercial districts were transformed into bustling outdoor markets for the village’s annual Sidewalk Sale, a local summer tradition sponsored by the Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce.
  • Let Us Wear It is a hormone-free, female body contraceptive launched by Northfielder Lisa Kinsella. PHOTO SUBMITTED

    Northfield woman creates contraceptive with female focus

    July 18, 2017 By Jacqueline Glosniak, Editor News
    In today’s world, people are surrounded by messages of feminism, prominent female leaders and equal opportunities for the genders in the corporate world. But just a few years ago, Lisa Kinsella — a Lake Bluff native and Lake Forest High School graduate now living in Northfield — realized one area where healthy she power was lacking: birth control.
  • Emily Shannon, of Winnetka, plays in the toddler tent at the Winnetka Park District’s Water Carnival Saturday, July 15, at Tower Road Beach. ALEXA BURNELL/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Tower Road Beach sets stage for Water Carnival

    July 18, 2017 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News
    The Winnetka Park District’s Water Carnival is like no other. Set upon the picturesque Tower Road Beach, as Lake Michigan danced in the background, residents were reminded living near the lakefront is nothing to sneeze at.


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