• Little Tails’ meatball hero ($12) features meatballs in marinara sauce, mozzarella cheese and topped with fresh basil. Photos by Jason Addy/22nd Century Media

    Little Tails Bar and Grill a ‘step up from traditional sports bar’

    December 14, 2018 By Martin Carlino, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    Just months after opening Little Tails Bar and Grill, John Kopanski and Chandra Parshetty believe they have the makings of a restaurant unlike any other in the area.

  • A group of Japanese language students pose for a photo to send to the family of Tokichi Shimizu, a fallen WWII soldier whose flag was found at New Trier. Photo Submitted

    New Trier students return Japanese flag to soldier’s family

    December 12, 2018 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Stored in the basement of New Trier’s old mechanical area was a precious piece of history — a World War II Japanese flag with the classic rising sun.
  • Lt. Michael Neimark (left) and officer Jon Boersema with the wreath at Glencoe Public Safety. Photo Submitted

    Glencoe Public Safety promotes fire safety with red wreath campaign

    December 13, 2018 By Christine Adams, Freelance Reporter News, Community
    While wintertime songs share warm images of “chestnuts roasting on an open fire” and croon that “the fire is so delightful,” the Village of Glencoe Public Safety Department is reminding the community that not all fires are welcome during the holidays.
  • The Murphy sisters (left to right) Harper, Campbell and Mallory, of Glencoe, pose with Santa at Winter Express at the Watts Center. Photos by Alexa Burnell/22nd Century Media

    Winter Express shuttles residents from Takiff to Watts for activities

    December 10, 2018 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News, Community

    Glencoe families found the perfect way to celebrate the official start of the holiday season, hopping aboard the Winter Express Trolley on Dec.

  • Natalie Sonnenschein accepts a check from New Trier’s Cray Taylor and Loyola’s Patrick Weimer at a game that benefited Misericordia on Sunday, Dec. 2, in Wilmette. Photo submitted by Tara Kochman

    Boys hockey: New Trier, Loyola battle on the ice for charity

    December 3, 2018 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports, High School
    It’s no secret that the Loyola and New Trier hockey programs are not fond of each other. The two programs, which have combined to win five of the last six state titles in the state’s top class, have a rivalry that fills rinks every time they play.