• A new biography of blues guitar legend Michael Bloomfield, “Michael Bloomfield: The Rise and Fall of an American Guitar Hero,” is being released on Thursday, Sept. 1, by Chicago Review Press.

    New book details life, musical rise of Glencoe native, guitar legend Michael Bloomfield

    August 30, 2016 By Eric DeGrechie, Managing Editor News
    Jann Wenner, founder of Rolling Stone magazine, once described Michael Bloomfield as “the most overlooked musician of the 1960s.”
  • New Trier boys volleyball player Niko Gjaja is the winner of 22nd Century Media’s Athlete of the Month competition for the month of July. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Athlete of the Month: NT’s Gjaja was key contributor in state final run

    August 29, 2016 By Eric DeGrechie, Managing Editor Sports, Athlete of the Month
    Following one of the most successful seasons in the program’s history last spring, members of the New Trier boys volleyball team started receiving many individual accolades.
  • Hadley Kennary, a graduate of New Trier High School, is now living out her dream as a singer-songwriter in Nashville. Photo by Anna Sido

    New Trier alum's 3rd album 'Momentum' tells story of 20-somethings

    August 29, 2016 By Lauren Kiggins, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    After months of reworking lyrics and perfecting her sound, New Trier grad and singer-songwriter Hadley Kennary’s third studio production and second EP, “Momentum,” was released Aug. 24.
  • New Trier senior quarterback Clay Czyzynski (17) eludes York defensive lineman Santiago Vazquez during the Trevians' 14-10 win on Friday, Aug. 26, in Elmhurst. Fouad Egbaria/22nd Century Media

    Football: New Trier ekes past York behind Fay's tiptoeing touchdown

    August 27, 2016 By Fouad Egbaria, Editor Sports
    Football, the game of inches, lived up to its name yet again.
  • The Cook County Board of Review held a property assessment appeal seminar for area residents Aug. 17 in Wilmette and will host another one tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Glencoe Public Library. Illustration by Nancy Burgan/22nd Century Media

    County hosts property assessment appeal seminars

    August 23, 2016 By Todd Marver, Freelance Reporter News
    The Cook County Board of Review hosted an Assessment Appeal Seminar at the Community Recreation Center in Wilmette on Aug. 17 (and a similar event will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 23, at the Glencoe Public Library) to teach homeowners how to appeal their property assessment and potentially lower their property tax bills.