• Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Glencoe gifts to give this holiday season

    November 29, 2016 By Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News
    Wondering what to buy for your friends and loved ones this holiday season?
  • Kiera Griggs, 2, of Chicago, with her dad Michael, watches Thomas the Train go by at the Chicago Botanic Garden’s Wonderland Express exhibit, which opened for the season Nov. 25. Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media

    PHOTOS: Botanic Garden visitors get on board with holiday spirit at Wonderland Express opening

    December 1, 2016 By Staff Report News
    Last week, people from around the Chicago area flocked to the Chicago Botanic Garden for the opening of its annual Wonderland Express train exhibit, which includes miniature versions of Chicago landmarks.
  • Loyola running back Kyle Rock fights through a tackle during the Ramblers’ 27-17 loss to Maine South in the IHSA Class 8A state title game Saturday, Nov. 26, in Champaign. Clark Brooks/PhotoNews Media

    Football: Loyola title defense thwarted by Maine South

    November 27, 2016 By Neil Milbert, Freelance Reporter Sports

    After experiencing the thrill of victory for 30 straight games, on the cold night of Saturday, Nov. 26, Loyola Academy experienced the agony of defeat.

  • Donna MacLeod cuts the ribbon during the reopening ceremony for the reconstructed Liza MacLeod Gazebo (named in honor of her late daughter) Friday afternoon, Nov. 25, at Kalk Park in Glencoe. Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media

    Park district opens, dedicates new Liza MacLeod Gazebo

    November 28, 2016 By Alexandra Greenwald, Freelance Reporter News
    Friday afternoon, Nov. 25, was cold and gray, but the weather didn’t deter a large crowd from gathering to celebrate the grand re-opening of Henry J. Kalk Park and dedication of the new Liza MacLeod Gazebo.
  • Love Fur Dogs owner Jennifer Bishop-Jenkins (left) and longtime friend Vincent Donoghue hold up examples of fair trade dog sweaters produced by Ecuadorian artisans Luis and Maria Maldonado, being sold at the store, 69 Green Bay Road, Glencoe. Fouad Egbaria/22nd Century Media

    Connecting worlds, Love Fur Dogs offers fair trade Ecuadorian dog sweaters

    November 22, 2016 By Fouad Egbaria, Editor Life & Arts
    The world is often not a fair place — but that doesn’t mean people don’t try every day to make it so.