• Loyola’s Trevor Cabanban strolls in for a touchdown against Marist Saturday, Nov. 11, in Chicago. Photos by Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Football: Loyola makes third straight semifinal

    November 12, 2017 By Neil Milbert, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Going into the season, the Loyola Academy football team’s motto was “Don’t count us out.”
  • Tom Flemma, head of North Shore Country Day School, presents Bert Getz Jr., of Northfield, with the Hannaford Recognition Nov. 1 at Indian Hill Club in Winnetka. The award was created in 1985 to honor those who have given distinguished service to the school. PHOTOS SUBMITTED

    NSCDS honors Northfield resident with service award

    November 14, 2017 By Submitted Content News, School

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  • Brendan Bahan, of Winnetka, recently spearheaded a grounds improvement project at Winnetka’s Robert E. Burke Memorial Park, dedicated for a Winnetka police officer killed in 1950. Bahan did the project to achieve Eagle Scout ranking. PHOTO SUBMITTED

    Winnetka Boy Scout cleans up fallen officer memorial park

    November 14, 2017 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News
    In an effort to achieve his Eagle Scout rank, Winnetka Boy Scout Brendan Bahan is calling attention to a fallen local hero, police officer Robert E. Burke, who died in the line of duty on May 23, 1950, when tending to a report of a suspicious person at the intersection of Church and Green Bay roads.
  • Mike Korman describes his military experiences in the Navy to audiences Nov. 11 at the Winnetka Community House for the Village’s annual Veterans Day program. PHOTOS BY DANIEL I. DORFMAN/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Winnetka honors military on Veterans Day

    November 14, 2017 By Daniel I. Dorfman, Freelance Reporter News, Village
    Mike Korman grew up in Philadelphia with an alcoholic father he desperately wanted to escape. Therefore, not even out of high school, he joined the U.S. Navy.
  • Arun Gandhi, one of Mahatma Gandhi’s grandchildren, shares stories and engages with children at Greeley School Nov. 14 during the second day of visiting schools in District 36. PHOTOS BY JACQUELINE GLOSNIAK/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Gandhi’s grandson shares stories, chats with Winnetka students

    November 17, 2017 By Jacqueline Glosniak, Editor News, School
    Winnetka Public Schools, which has always been an institution of progressive education, welcomed one of Mahatma Gandhi’s grandsons to the District on Nov. 14 with open arms as he came with the goal of sharing lessons learned from the legendary leader on nonviolence and peace.