• Leslie (left) and Scott Vender, of Highland Park, are this year’s winners of The Landmark’s How We Met contest. Photo Submitted

    How We Met Contest: Vender's story pulls at heart strings

    February 10, 2016 By Staff Report News

    Vender’s took first place for the Landmark's "How We Met Contest."

    Every love story is unique.

  • Rachel Bredemus (left) explains some benefits of Camp Birchwood to Molly and Alison Sipe during 22nd Century Media’s inaugural Camp Expo last February at Michael’s Chicago-Style Red Hots in Highland Park. 22ND CENTURY MEDIA FILE PHOTOS

    22CM’s upcoming expo a one-stop shop for campers

    February 10, 2016 By Chris Pullam, Assistant Editor News
    22nd Century Media, JCC Chicago Apachi Day Camp and Camp Chi, and Uncle Dan’s The Great Outdoor Store will present the second annual Camp Expo from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Recreation Center of Highland Park, 1207 Park Ave.
  • Golfer Noah Fishbein had a tremendous season for the Giants and won the November voting for Athlete of the Month. 22nd century media file photo

    Athlete of the Year vote begins Friday

    February 2, 2016 By Eric DeGrechie, Contributing Editor Sports, High School

    Though we’re several weeks into the new year, it’s not too late to celebrate the year that was 2015.

  • Firefly Kitchen, 111 Green Bay Road, Wilmette, recently began lunch service and features among other things Orechiette pasta ($14) with sausage and broccoli rabe. Photos by Kirsten Keller/22nd Century Media

    Firefly delivers taste of Brooklyn to North Shore

    February 9, 2016 By Eric DeGrechie, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Talk with Dean Salerno for five minutes and you’ll pick up his accent fairly quickly. If the discussion is about food, be prepared for a long conversation.
  • Volunteer Cecilia Fell prepares food for the Highwood Community Dinner at St. James on Thursday, Feb. 4. Photos by Derek Wolff/ 22nd Century Media

    Food, faith brought together at St. James dinner

    February 9, 2016 By Derek Wolff, Assistant Editor Life & Arts
    A warm, home-cooked meal can go a long way in the winter, especially when you don’t know when the next time you’ll have one is going to be.