• Eli Mutnick, 8, and his father, David Mutnick, of Deerfield, bid on autographed footballs at Gratitude Generation’s silent auction. Claire Esker/22nd Century Media

    Gratitude Generation teaches kids grateful thinking

    April 18, 2018 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts

    Neither a chilly blowing wind nor cold misting rain kept the more than 400 people  from attending the Launch Party of the new Gratitude Generation organization held Sunday, April 1

  • The fire-ravaged home on Kipling Lane in Highland Park, where two bodies were discovered by first-responders early Wednesday, April 18. Photos by Joe Coughlin/22nd Century Media

    BREAKING: Two dead in overnight house fire in Highland Park

    April 18, 2018 By Megan Bernard, Contributing Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire
    Two people died after a fire engulfed a Highland Park home early Wednesday morning, according to the Lake County Coroner's Office.
  • On April 16 at Highland Park High School, 142 area residents took an oath and naturalized as citizens of the United States. Photo Submitted

    142 area residents become citizens in Highland Park

    April 17, 2018 By Staff Report News

    The path to citizenship came to a close for a number of Chicago area residents April 16.

  • Dr. Louis Kraus (left) and Autism Assessment Research Treatment Service Operations Manager Sophia Martinez at an event. Photo submitted

    Highland Park resident named honorary chairman at Rush fundraiser

    April 17, 2018 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter News

    Like many medical conditions, autism is most effectively treated when diagnosed early on. 

  • Israel Aladesuru performed a spoken-word poem on being a black male in America at Stone Academy in Chicago Thursday, April 12. He took part in Highland Park native Jeanne Warsaw's MeMA Music Program. Xavier Ward/22nd Century Media

    MeMA Music explores social issues through performance

    April 16, 2018 By Xavier Ward, Editor News

    Israel Aladesuru was only 1 year old when he immigrated to the United States in 2005.