• Chicago-based attorney Michael J. Petro is representing John Gately, III, of Winnetka, who was charged with homicide and attempted homicide after a fatal shooting Monday in Northfield. Eric DeGrechie/22nd Century Media

    ‘Johnny, no!’: Alleged details of Northfield murder disclosed in court as bail is denied

    August 16, 2018 By Megan Bernard, Editor, and Eric DeGrechie, Managing Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire
    Based on the charges facing the suspect of a Northfield shooting, John Gately III, of Winnetka, a Cook County judge ruled Thursday afternoon in bond court that there will be no bail set for the suspect.
  • John Gately III, 66, of Winnetka, has been charged with one count of homicide and one count of attempted homicide after murdering his brother-in-law Steve Shapiro Monday, Aug. 13. Photo Submitted

    BREAKING: Brother-in-law charged with murder of Northfield attorney

    August 15, 2018 By Megan Bernard, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

    Homicide charges were filed Wednesday in the fatal shooting of a 72-year-old Northfield resident Monday night, according to the Village of Northfield.

  • Pictured is a Lefty’s pan pizza ($11.25 for a 10-inch, ranging to $20.95 for a 16-inch) topped with mushroom, pepperoni and sausage and a signature caramelized crust. Sari Mishell/22nd Century Media

    Lefty’s Pizza Kitchen prides itself on freshness, quality

    August 17, 2018 By Martin Carlino, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    After working as a commodity trader for 20 years, John Munao envisioned a future that ranged far beyond the walls of Chicago’s iconic Board of Trade building.
  • Reviewing a project plan with Geno Benvenuti (center) are architect Jeff Herberholz (left), 17-year team member, and project manager Gerry Russell in the Hubbard Woods showroom. Photos Submitted

    Winnetka’s Benvenuti and Stein designs 900-plus homes

    August 16, 2018 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter News, Community

    Creativity is in his blood and so is an old-fashioned work ethic.

  • Sisters Anneliese (left), 11, and Alexia Conine, 9, of Winnetka, show off some advanced figure-skating moves during the Welcome Back Skate Friday, Aug. 10, at the Winnetka Ice Arena. Photos by Jill Dunbar/22nd Century Media

    Winnetka Ice Arena kicks off season with Welcome Back Skate

    August 15, 2018 By Daniel I. Dorfman, Freelance Reporter News, Community

    A warm Aug. 10 summer night offered many recreational opportunities. As odd as it may seem, ice-skating was one of them.