• Maddy Gillespie (left), 9, gets encouragement from her mom Randi while decorating a puzzle piece at the Autism Family Center’s Piecing Together Art event April 6. PHOTOS BY LOIS BERNSTEIN/22nd century media

    Children express creativity at autism center event

    April 17, 2014 By April Dahlquist, Editor News, Village

    A puzzle wouldn’t be complete unless every piece was connected.

  • Dog Larry tries to get treats out of the hands of Coralyn King at Winnetka Park District’s 3rd annual Doggy Easter Hunt Saturday, April 12, at Centennial Park. Photos By Lois Bernstein/22nd century media

    Dogs fetch eggs at annual hunt

    April 16, 2014 By Staff Report News, Village

    In Winnetka, Easter egg hunts are not just for kids. 

  • Glenbrook North’s James McFarland (far left) celebrates after his game-winning, triple-overtime goal that beat New Trier April 8 in Northbrook. Photo by Dave Kraus/22nd Century Media

    McFarland’s 3OT goal beats Trevs

    April 14, 2014 Sports, High School

    Glenbrook North’s James McFarland found out what its like to have his entire team pile on him after he scored the game-winning goal in the third overtime.

  • New Trier’s Lily Novak slides home safely in her team’s five-run first inning in the 10-0 win over host Glenbrook South April 8. Photos by Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    Secaras home run, three RBI lead Trevs

    April 12, 2014 By Joe Coughlin, Managing Editor Sports, High School

    As a pitcher herself, Lauren Secaras knows what a mistake pitch is. 

  • Employee Jola Nadejska styles co-owner Shelly Cohen’s hair. April Dahlquist/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Salon sees it all in Winnetka

    April 10, 2014 By Alan P. Henry, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    “A great haircut gives everybody confidence.”

    That’s a reality, says Shelly Cohen, co-owner of Scissors Edge Salon in the Laundry Mall in Winnetka.