• 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.
  • New Trier’s Aaron Peltz nails a corner three during the Trevians’ 46-43 loss to Highland Park on Feb. 21 in Winnetka. Miroslaw Pomian/22nd Century Media

    Boys basketball: Late free throws see Highland Park slip past New Trier

    February 22, 2017 By Derek Wolff, Sports Editor Sports
    The noise inside the gymnasium was deafening. Ziv Tal was just louder.
  • 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.
  • The Glencoe Park District will hold a public meeting about Lakefront Park at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 2, at the Takiff Center. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    From the Editor: The park on the lake

    February 22, 2017 By Fouad Egbaria, Editor Opinion, From the Editor
    Local parks are beautiful things, of nature yet maintained by humans to take an ideal form. Clean, manicured and beautiful — these are some of the hallmarks of a great local park.
  • Attendees hold up signs during the New Trier High School District 203 Board of Education meeting on Monday, Feb. 20, at Cornog Auditorium on the school’s Northfield campus. Photos by Claire Esker/22nd Century Media

    Supporters, detractors express opinions on New Trier Seminar Day in packed auditorium

    February 21, 2017 By Daniel I. Dorfman, Freelance Reporter News, School
    With New Trier High School’s all-day seminar on race planned for Tuesday, Feb. 28, passionate rhetoric was heard on all sides of the issue at the district’s Monday, Feb. 20 school board meeting.