• New Trier’s Charlie Scheinfeld reacts to winning the 100-yard breaststroke at the IHSA state finals Saturday, Feb. 25, in Winnetka. Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Boys swimming and diving: New Trier relays power Trevians to best state finish in four years

    February 27, 2017 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports
    With 50 state trophies, including 23 titles, since 1935, New Trier has long been a giant in the Illinois boys swimming and diving landscape.
  • Evey Schweig (left) sings with Mary Osimitz sings during the Glencoe Historical Society’s annual dinner, this year boasting a Mardi Gras theme, on Saturday, Feb. 25, at North Shore United Methodist Church. Photos by Jill Dunbar/22nd Century Media

    GHS celebrates 80th, announces funding for Wright waiting station

    February 27, 2017 By Alexandra Greenwald, Freelance Reporter News
    Amid purple, green and gold balloons and piles of Mardi Gras beads at the Glencoe Historical Society’s 80th anniversary celebration, Glencoe Historical Society President Peter Van Vechten announced that the group has received funds to rebuild a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed train waiting station that once stood in Glencoe.
  • The Loyola boys basketball team poses with campers during the 7th Annual Hustle & Heart Basketball Clinic Feb. 20 in Niles. Photo Submitted

    Loyola, Regina athletes help raise more than $14K for Danny Did Foundation

    February 24, 2017 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports
    Seven years ago, the Danny Did Foundation started its annual Hustle & Heart Basketball Clinic to benefit the foundation and help raise awareness about epilepsy.
  • Writers Theatre announced Wednesday its 2017-2018 six-show schedule, which includes the world premiere of the musical based on the 1994 short film “Trevor.” 22nd Century Media File Photo

    World premiere of ‘Trevor’ musical part of Writers Theatre’s next season

    February 22, 2017 By Staff Report Life & Arts
    Now in its second full year at its new facility at 325 Tudor Court, Writers Theatre announced Wednesday the productions comprising its 2017-2018 season.
  • The Special Projects and Facilities Committee recommended a $460,000 budget for a proposed fitness area in the Takiff Center's Aiken Activity Room during its Tuesday, Feb. 21 meeting. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    $460K budget recommended for new Takiff Center fitness space

    February 22, 2017 By Alexandra Greenwald, Freelance Reporter News
    A new space for those looking to work up a sweat could be on its way to the Takiff Center.


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