• The fresh strawberry crepes ($9.95) are freshly made with delicious strawberries at Jasper’s Cafe in Glenview. Photos by Michal Dwojak/22nd Century Media

    Jasper’s Cafe menu is ‘large and in charge’

    October 18, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

    Jasper’s Cafe originally opened in Glenview about 23 years ago.

  • Melinda Sharkan (left), of Wilmette, tries out some pilates equipment while Arlene Bass, owner of Highland Park’s Body Evolve, looks on at 22nd Century Media’s Active Aging Expo Saturday, Oct. 13, at Northbrook Court in Northbrook. Eric DeGrechie/22nd Century Media

    Expo provides abundance of resources at new venue

    October 16, 2018 By Eric DeGrechie, Managing Editor Life & Arts
    With more than 250 attendees making their way to Northbrook Court, vendors at Active Aging — An Expo for Ages 50+ were pleased to have a perfect venue to share information about their businesses with the local community Saturday, Oct. 13, in Northbrook.
  • Unify Fitness co-owners Leslie Garrett (left) and Melissa Cesare-Delport opened the new location in downtown Glencoe on Saturday, Oct. 13. Alexa Burnell/22nd Century Media

    Unify Fitness opens in downtown Glencoe

    October 15, 2018 By Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter News, Business
    From high-intensity cardio training to weight lifting, yoga and more, Unify Fitness, located at 664 Vernon Ave., Glencoe, has everything to fulfill a variety of fitness interests and needs.
  • New Trier freshman Courtney Schumacher (left), 14, competed on "American Ninja Warrior Junior." The episode airs Saturday, Oct. 13. She poses here with Meagan Martin, one of the show’s All Star Ninja mentors. Photo Submitted

    New Trier student to be featured on ‘American Ninja Warrior Junior’ Oct. 13

    October 12, 2018 By Libby Elliott, Freelance Reporter News, Community
    A North Shore resident is among the debut show’s featured competitors: 14-year-old New Trier freshman Courtney Schumacher.
  • Northshore Trevians player Maeve Kelly after a play during a game this year. Kelly is one of two girls in the team's youth football program. Photos Submitted

    Northshore Trevians experience program first

    October 10, 2018 By Michael Wojtychiw, Sports Editor Sports, Youth
    As the number of kids playing tackle football drops in the United States, one thing that is actually on the rise is the number of girls playing youth football.