• Highland Park native Lisa Wolf (right) co-host of two radio shows, Hollywood 360 and WGN Radio Theatre, poses with fellow host Carl Amari (center) and Mike Gastala, executive producer of WGN Radio Theatre. Photos Submitted.

    HP native tackles nationwide radio

    August 3, 2015 By Christa Rooks, Editor Life & Arts

    There is nothing more rewarding than pursuing your passion.

    For Highland Park native and radio host Lisa Wolf, that has certainly been the case.

  • McGovern Flats, set to be complete in spring of 2017, will consist of a 74-unit apartment complex at Central Avenue and McGovern Street in Highland Park. Image Submitted

    McGovern Flats approved for downtown HP

    July 28, 2015 By Kyle Tyrrell, Assistant Editor News, City

    The final approval of McGovern Flats, a 74-unit, six-story, multi-family residential apartment complex, was unanimously passed by the Highland Park City Council at the M

  • Josh Paul (right) and Aidan Butler input commands to make their robot drive itself. Photos by Kyle Tyrrell/22nd Century Media

    Kids program robots at Robot Rodeo

    July 30, 2015 By Kyle Tyrrell, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    Daniel Mouscher, 17, and Max Lowery, 16, both Highland Park High School students, have four tables set up in the Highland Park Public Library, each with a black Lenovo l

  • Sisters (left to right) Samantha Shapiro, Melinda Kaplan and Lena Blitstein own three upscale women’s clothing boutiques in Highland Park, Northfield and Libertyville. Photo Submitted

    Sister act on Central

    July 31, 2015 By Elizabeth Manaster, Staff Writer News

    Celebrating 22 years in the fashion business this year, sisters Samantha Shapiro, Melinda Kaplan and Lena Blitstein, co-owners of the upscale women’s clothing boutiques ENAZ, “were born

  • Ivan Cruz, of Magic Circle Crepe, prepares a homespun Nutella crepe at the Ravinia Farmers Market on Thursday, July 23, in Highland Park. Photos by Kyle Tyrrell/22nd Century Media

    Ravinia Farmers Market a bright spot of summer

    July 29, 2015 By Kyle Tyrrell, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    The Ravinia Farmers Market has been a summer symbol since 1978 for the small community of the Ravinia neighborhood in Highland Park.

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