• Former Gov. Pat Quinn introduces the “Portrait of a Soldier” project during a Veterans Day observance Nov. 12 at the Winnetka Community House. Photos by Gerri Fernandez/22nd Century Media

    Winnetka’s Veterans Day observance features former Gov. Quinn, traveling art installation

    November 13, 2018 By Ben Thompson, Freelance Reporter News, Community

    Dozens of community members and public officials filled the Winnetka Community House on Monday, Nov.

  • Jay Slotnick, of Northbrook, has collected recycling at New Trier High School since 1993. Photos by Megan Bernard/22nd Century Media

    Everyone's friend: School recycling collector ‘a fixture of New Trier’

    November 13, 2018 By Megan Bernard, Editor Life & Arts
    There’s a smiling face roaming through the hallways at New Trier’s Northfield campus, and even on your worst days, it’s bound to cheer you up.
  • Members of the Healing Everyday Racism in Our Schools group (left to right) Tonya Schreder, New Trier Township resident, Alan Hatchett, of Wilmette, Doug Schreder, of Evanston, Remi Schreder, New Trier graduate, and Perron Thurston, New Trier Township resident, meet up at the Baha’ House of Worship in Wilmette. Photo Submitted

    New Trier-based group fights racism on North Shore

    November 14, 2018 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News, Community

    The topic of race can strike a nerve, making the often emotional and controversial matter, one that many avoid altogether.

  • Bagpipers play during a processional from Sacred Heart’s church to the school to celebrate the Blue Ribbon award Sunday, Nov. 11, in Winnetka. Photos by Alexa Burnell/22nd Century Media

    Sacred Heart ‘beyond excited’ to become Blue Ribbon School

    November 14, 2018 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News, Community, School

    The Sacred Heart School and Parish joyfully united on the eve of Sunday, Nov.

  • The Winnetka Library Patio Project will create a gateway to the library from Green Bay Road into Winnetka. Photo Submitted

    Winnetka Library Patio Project to begin fall 2019

    November 12, 2018 By Neil Milbert, Freelance Reporter News, Community

    The newly-renovated Winnetka Library is going to expand to the great outdoors.