• Nola Gleason, 4, smiles after riding down a slide at Hidden Creek Aquapark on Saturday, May 23, during the park’s Splash Bash event. Hope Holmberg/22nd Century Media

    Splash Pad opens at Hidden Creek Aquapark

    May 27, 2015 By Hope Holmberg, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    A new play area was unveiled at Hidden Creek Aquapark on Saturday, May 23.

  • Highland Park Fire Department firefighter Joe Scharage speaks to students in the Little Giants Child Care program at HPHS. Photo Submitted

    Firefighter visits Little Giants

    May 27, 2015 By Staff Report News

    The Highland Park High School Little Giants Child Care Program recently had a visitor in its classroom.  

  • Olivier Alexandre (center) performs the national anthem to begin the ceremony.

    Highland Park honors veterans at ceremony

    May 27, 2015 By Jamie Bradley, Editor News

    Residents of Highland Park gathered in the auditorium of Elm Place Middle School on Monday, May 25, to observe the Memorial Day holiday and honor veterans who have both

  • Highland Park’s Rock Cerant makes an attempt to clear the high jump during the IHSA Sectional Championship at Loyola Academy on Thursday, May 21. Photos by Jamie Bradley/22nd Century Media

    Boys Track and Field: Smoliak, Davidson advance to state meet

    May 26, 2015 By Neil Milbert, Staff Writer Sports

    Glenbrook North juniors Michael Papper and Constantine Beniaris put on stellar performances in the jumps, Highland Park senior Edward Smoliak excelled in the pole vault

  • ABOVE: Liam McCann, a senior at Highland Park High School, stops a shot during the Highland Park High School hockey alumni game May 17 at Highland Park’s Centennial Ice Arena. He’ll attend the University of Missouri this fall. Photos by Steve Handwerker/22nd Century Media

    Giants hockey players participate in alumni game

    May 26, 2015 By David Jaffe, Staff Writer Sports

    On Sunday, May 17, at Highland Park’s Centennial Ice Arena, former Highland Park hockey team members played in the first annual Alumni game.