• Winnetka’s Jane Ishibashi helps her daughter Kazumi Ishibashi, 5, make a scarf out of fleece for donation at the annual Day of Service Jan. 21 at the Winnetka Community House. Photos by Jill Dunbar/22nd Century Media

    Annual MLK Day of Service ‘brings people together’

    January 22, 2019 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News, Community
    While there were dozens of ways to spend the day off of school and work Monday, Jan. 21, hundreds of folks headed to the Winnetka Community House.
  • Dr. Faye Gamboa, of Northfield’s Wanderlust Eyecare, dilates a patient’s eyes while on a previous mission trip in Honduras. Photo Submitted

    Northfield optometrist to treat hundreds in Mexico

    January 22, 2019 By Christine Adams, Freelance Reporter News, Community, Business
    Wanderlust Eyecare accepts eyeglasses for donations.
  • Crow Island third-grader Madisen Vint (left) receives instruction from Skokie School teacher Michael Greenman on how to use a WPSF-funded virtual reality art program called Tilt Brush at the open house Thursday, Jan. 17, at the Winnetka Community House. Libby Elliott/22nd Century Media

    Growing interest turns annual Carlson Event into open house

    January 22, 2019 By Libby Elliott, Freelance Reporter News, School
    When the Winnetka Public Schools Foundation’s current co-chairs, Kim Ronan and Megan Panje-Wilson, sat down last fall to plan the nonprofit organization’s annual Carlson Event, they realized they had a problem, albeit a good problem.
  • Artist Julia Hagen (right) is greeted by Middlefork principal Mary Frances Greene at the opening of the Village of Northfield’s art gallery on Jan. 15. Photos by Lois Bernstein/22nd Century Media

    Village of Northfield unveils new public art gallery

    January 18, 2019 By Submitted Content Life & Arts, The Arts
    One of the goals of the Northfield Village Board is to bring public art to the community. Its first artistic initiative is a new rotating art gallery in the lobby of Village Hall, 361 Happ Road.
  • NHL Hall of Famer Tony Esposito listens to Rocky Wirtz, owner and chairman of the Chicago Blackhawks, during their visit to The Book Stall Thursday, Jan. 17, in Winnetka. Photos by Michael Wojtychiw/22nd Century Media

    Photo Gallery: Rocky Wirtz and Tony Esposito visit The Book Stall

    January 18, 2019 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor News, Community

    Rocky Wirtz, owner and chairman of the Chicago Blackhawks, joined NHL Hall of Famer and former Blackhawks goalie Tony Esposito at The Book Stall Thursday, Jan.


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