• New Trier seniors and Winnetka residents Lexi Leahy (left) and Lauren Johnson enjoy the American Gladiator game during homecoming festivities Friday, Oct. 14, at the Winnetka campus. PHOTOS BY RHONDA HOLCOMB/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Celebrating the green and blue: New Trier students get in the homecoming spirit

    October 18, 2016 By Libby Elliott, Freelance Reporter News, School
    Under a clear autumn sky, New Trier students spent their lunch hour on Friday, Oct. 14 celebrating the arrival of homecoming with an outdoor party featuring free pizza, music and fun inflatables.
  • Photos by Varsity Views New Trier’s Francis Fay scampers down the sideline versus Niles West on Friday, Oct. 21, in Skokie.

    Football: Trevs enter postseason on high note

    October 22, 2016 By David Jaffe, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Although the New Trier football team had already clinched the Central Suburban League South conference title, the Trevians had ample incentive for a strong performance at Niles West Friday, Oct. 21.
  • Parker Hoenes, 2, and his sister Ellie, 5, sit in front of the Oktoberfest entrance for Sacred Heart Parish’s annual celebration at Hubbard Woods Park on Saturday, Oct. 8. PHOTOS BY GERRI FERNANDEZ/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Church celebrates friendship and tradition with Oktoberfest: Sacred Heart hosts annual fall festival

    October 18, 2016 By Bob Martinez, Staff Writer Life & Arts
    On Saturday, Oct. 8, roughly 1,000 Sacred Heart parishioners and their friends gathered at the intersection of Burr and Gage Streets in downtown Winnetka at Hubbard Woods Park for a 5-hour Oktoberfest block party.
  • New Trier students do 22 push-ups to symbolize 22 veterans who commit suicide each day. PHOTO SUBMITTED

    Push-up challenge educates New Trier students about mental health, veterans’ issues

    October 18, 2016 By Staff Report News, School
    A push-up challenge is letting New Trier High School combine mind and body as they learn about mental health issues.
  • Staff and students from Winnetka’s Hadley Institute celebrated Blindness Awareness Month all October. PHOTO SUBMITTED

    Hadley celebrates White Cane Safety Day

    October 18, 2016 News
    Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired in Winnetka celebrated White Cane Safety Day, a national observance celebrated since 1964, on Oct. 15 as part of Blindness Awareness Month.