Every season, as the swimming and diving season hits the homestretch, the area's top teams come together for arguably the best invite outside of the state meet, the Trevian Relays.
North Shore Country Day School students (left to right) junior Zach Baker, of Lake Forest, senior Sofia Bauman, of Glencoe, sophomore Alex Carrigan, of Glenview and junior Chris Aderupatan, of Chicago, react during “Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind.” PHOTOS BY RHONDA HOLCOMB/22ND CENTURY MEDIA
January 17, 2018By Alexa Burnell, Freelance ReporterLife & Arts
North Shore Country Day students presented “Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind” Jan. 12-13, challenging actors with speed, audience interaction and the ability to think quick on one’s feet, while masterfully managing the unexpected.
Students at Avoca West Elementary School play games at the school’s first Best Buddies event Dec. 15. The school is the first elementary school in Illinois to have a chapter of Best Buddies, an organization that advocates for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. PHOTO SUBMITTED
The Avoca West School community is thrilled to collaborate with Best Buddies to launch the first and only elementary school chapter in Illinois.
Sisters Jordan (left) and Sydney Taylor, of Girl Scout Troop 41877, make no-sew blankets for the homeless at the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, Monday, Jan. 15, at the Winnetka Community House. PHOTOS BY ALEXA BURNELL/22ND CENTURY MEDIA
January 15, 2018By Alexa Burnell, Freelance ReporterNews
Hundreds of North Shore families united at the Winnetka Community House on Monday, Jan. 15, paying tribute to the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during a day of service offered by The Volunteer Center and The Kindness Connection.
Bianca Duke, of Northfield, dances to the tunes of 4 Sure Entertainment at the Winnetka Park District’s annual Winter Carnival Jan. 13 at The Skokie School. PHOTOS BY ALEXA BURNELL/22ND CENTURY MEDIA
January 17, 2018By Alexa Burnell, Freelance ReporterNews
Families suffering from the winter doldrums found sweet relief at the Winnetka Park District’s annual Winter Carnival on Saturday, Jan. 13, where games, prizes and music put an end to the cold-weather blues.