• New Trier celebrates after winning the Class 2A girls golf state title Saturday, Oct. 14, in Forsyth, Illinois. Photos by Douglas Cottle/PhotoNews

    Golf: New Trier, Tir win girls state titles; LA, NT boys finish top six

    October 16, 2017 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports, High School
    A team’s success, especially at the high school level, can often by dictated by the amount of experience returning from the previous year’s squad.
  • Dr. Fakhruddin Muhammedali Adamji, author of “Zanzibar to Chicago: A Bohra Muslim’s Search for God,” speaks to local audiences Oct. 6 at Phototronics in Winnetka. PHOTOS BY HILARY ANDERSON/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Divine dialogues: Author stops in Winnetka to share journey of faith

    October 9, 2017 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    He is someone many would love to call a friend. His name is Dr. Fakhruddin Muhammedali Admaji, known to family and acquaintances simply as “Hass.” Admaji, a medical doctor by profession, bears many other titles, including photographer and author.
  • Greg Vott (left), a clergyman and friend of Winnetka Community House Executive Director Bob Thomas, chats with locals attending WCH’s first-ever pet blessing Oct. 3. PHOTOS BY JACQUELINE GLOSNIAK/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Furry benediction: Winnetka Community House sponsors first pet blessing

    October 9, 2017 By Jacqueline Glosniak, Editor News
    Once a week — maybe more — many religious people flock to their places of worship for prayer, reflection and spiritual fellowship with family and friends. And, though pet owners consider their beloved animals true members of their family, pets are not allowed in religious services for several reasons – the most obvious being that pets are not human beings. So, what’s a pet to do when they need some divine intervention?
  • New Trier freshmen boys cheer at the spirit week pep rally Oct. 6 at the Northfield campus, culminating a week of colorful campus events. PHOTOS BY LOIS BERNSTEIN/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Trevian tribulations: NT celebrates 2017 homecoming with pep rally, halftime fun

    October 9, 2017 By Staff Report News, School
  • Charlie Forbes, of Winnetka, stands in the renovated nursery space at Christ Church Winnetka, which he and a group of helpers worked to beautify this summer as a part of his Eagle Scout project. ALEXANDRA GREENWALD/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Compassionate upgrade: Winnetka Boy Scout renovates church space for Eagle Scout award

    October 9, 2017 By Alexandra Greenwald, Freelance Reporter News
    Visitors to the nursery at Christ Church Winnetka spend their Sundays under the watchful eye of the elephants, lions and giraffes from Noah’s ark — thanks to Charlie Forbes, of Winnetka Boy Scout Troop 18. Forbes, a junior at New Trier High School and Boy Scout of seven years, renovated the nursery this summer as a service project in pursuit of the Eagle Scout rank, the highest rank achievable as a Boy Scout.