• Four-year-old Lily Brewster holds her Elsa doll while listening to a “Frozen” song.

    Pizza with a Princess draws large crowd to WCH

    March 5, 2015 By Gail Tzipporah-Saunders, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    It was princesses, empowered women, a fairy castle, a couple of dragons – and pizza — at the Pizza with a Princess event at the Winnetka Community House Feb. 20. 

  • The New Trier bench explodes after the final buzzer in the Trevians' 57-49 win over Geneva Monday, March 2, in the Conant Super-sectional. Photos by Lois Bernstein/22nd Century Media

    Comeback win punches Trevs’ ticket to state

    March 3, 2015 By Joe Coughlin, Managing Editor Sports, High School

    Rebounding is a difficult — and at times nasty — job, but somebody’s got to do it. 

  • Eight-year-old Julia Hudson, of Winnetka, starts her performance playing violin and then finishes it on the piano at Winnetka's Got Talent Saturday, Feb. 28. B. Kochvar/22nd Century Media

    Kids enjoy spotlight at Winnetka’s Got Talent

    March 4, 2015 By Alexa Burnell, Staff Writer News

    Apparently there is no shortage of talented youth living in Winnetka, as was proven at the second year of Winnetka’s Got Talent Saturday, Feb.

  • After the casters/wheels have been applied, the set piece needs to be flipped up by the crew’s (left to right) faculty member David Ferguson Jack Bender, Jack Byrne, Benji Sagarin and Matt Canel. Photos by Lois Bernstein/22nd Century Media

    Big ‘Fiddler’ production has crew working overtime

    March 3, 2015 By Christa Rooks, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    On performance nights, the attention is almost exclusively on the actors, but none of it would be possible without a whole team that works for months to put the show together.

  • Taxi driver Eddie Yahya (left), of Chicago, receives the Meritorious Citizen Award from Winnetka Chief of Police Patrick Kreis Thursday, Feb. 26, at the Winnetka Police Department for his help in apprehending a suspect in a bank robbery. Photo by Christa Rooks/22nd Century Media

    Taxi driver helps apprehend bank robber

    March 2, 2015 By Christa Rooks, Assistant Editor News, Police

    The brave acts of a taxi driver after he picked up a burglary suspect earned him special recognition from the Winnetka Police Department last week, Thursday, Feb. 26.