• Winnetka resident Lisa Neild recently opened a photography studio in Wilmette, where she took this picture of newborn Logan Mejia. PHOTOS SUBMITTED

    Winnetka resident opens photography studio in Wilmette

    October 16, 2014 By April Dahlquist, Editor Life & Arts

    Comfortable for years in the dark room in her Winnetka home, photographer Lisa Neild decided to take the next step and shed light on her business.

  • Two-year-old Vivienne Hewitt (right) has her face painted like a cat at the Winnetka Public School Nursery’s 20th annual Pumpkinfest Saturday, Oct. 18, on the Village Green. SHARON WHITEHEAD/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Preschool families enjoy annual event

    October 21, 2014 By Alexa Burnell, Staff Writer News

    The rain and gloomy skies couldn’t stop the folks at Winnetka Public Nursery School from celebrating their 20 annual Pumpkinfest held on the Winnetka Village Green Saturday, Oct. 18.

  • North Shore Country Day senior Andrew Blechman hits a tee shot helping his team to second overall Saturday, Oct. 18, in the IHSA Class A tournament. Clark Brooks/iPhotoNews

    North Shore golfers prove mettle at state finals

    October 20, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Managing Editor Sports, High School

    New Trier’s and North Shore Country Day’s boys golf teams put together big-time performances on the biggest of stages at their respective state tournaments. 

  • Haley Hudkins (left), who plays Mariane, is wooed by her fiance Valère, played by Mikey Ruby, in New Trier’s production of “Tartuffe,” which opened Thursday, Oct. 17. PHOTOS BY LOIS BERNSTEIN/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    New Trier’s play showcases comedic family antics

    October 23, 2014 Life & Arts
  • North Shore Country Day students (left to right) Joy Pasin, Valerie Jaharis, Ike Pratt, Destin Teamer and Justin Savin act in the dramatic ending scene in the school’s fall play “The Yellow Boat,” which ran Friday-Saturday, Oct. 17-18. APRIL DAHLQUIST/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Students embark on dramatic play in ‘The Yellow Boat’

    October 23, 2014 By April Dahlquist, Editor Life & Arts

    As healthy high school teenagers who attend Winnetka’s North Shore Country Day School, the 10 cast members in the school’s play “The Yellow Boat” had a challenge for this year’s fa