• The Vegetariano is one of several vegetarian options on Taco Nano’s menu at 1743 Orchard Lane, Northfield. Megan Maginity/22nd Century Media

    A vegetarian voyage through the North Shore

    May 26, 2016 By Staff Report Life & Arts, Dining Out

    Even if you’re the most carnivorous of carnivores, sometimes it’s good to mix it up. 

  • Cindy Beck, of Steven Ranks Farm, explains the ripeness of ramps on Saturday, May 21, at the first Farmers Market for the season in Northfield. Photos by Gerri Fernandez/22nd Century Media

    Farmers market grows with music, demos

    May 25, 2016 By Kirsten Keller, Assistant Editor News

    The Northfield Farmers Market kicked off its first Saturday of the season on May 21 with new vendors, live music and cooking demonstrations.

  • Brad Bergman, of Wilmette, a New Trier grad, was one of a few kayakers who rowed through Antarctic waters on a trip to the continent in January.

    New Trier alumnus takes expedition to Antarctica

    May 24, 2016 By Kirsten Keller, Assistant Editor Life & Arts
    Brad Bergman checked the last continent off his travel list when he crossed the Antarctic Circle in a ship carrying 140 people and stepped foot on Antarctica.
  • Winnetka Historical Society Board President Charlie Shabica (left), as John Van Alstyne Weaver, speaks with attendee Susan Gaines-Galto.

    Winnetka Housewalk tours designed homes

    May 23, 2016 By Megan Maginity, Editor Life & Arts
    You don’t know what it’s like to be a Winnetkan until you walk in their shoes.
  • Bronwyn Wood (left) and Evelyn Smirl, both 5, work together to paint a box at Art Day, park of the Park-A-Day Challenge, June 11, 2015, at Clarkson Park. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Summer Fun Guide: 51 fun things to do in Winnetka, Wilmette and Glencoe

    May 18, 2016 News

    Congratulations, Wilmette, Winnetka and Glencoe: You’ve reached the light at the end of the tunnel, also known as a North Shore summer.