• Sisters (left to right) Shelley Stern, Jami Brenner and Ann Soffer show off their pink hair extensions, supporting Pink Hair for Hope. Photo Submitted

    Local sisters, breast cancer survivors take part in Pink Hair for Hope

    October 22, 2014 By Danielle Perlin, Staff Writer News

    Highland Park resident Jami Brenner was never the type of person to be involved in charity walks or “organizational things.” But Brenner, a breast cancer survivor, recently

  • Will Jarvis, a seventh-grader at Elm Place Middle School, runs for the ball in a soccer game. Photos Submitted

    Elm Place sports teams foster inclusion on and off the field

    October 22, 2014 By Nicki Koetting, Assistant Editor News, School

    Will Jarvis is a seventh-grader at Elm Place Middle School, and he plays on the Elm Place soccer team.

  • Senior captain Laura Chodes (4) tries to maintain controll of a ball in front of the Lake Forest net on Oct. 22 in Lake Forest. Photos by Jamie Bradley/22nd Century Media

    Field Hockey: Giants season ends in 2-0 loss

    October 24, 2014 By Jamie Bradley, Editor Sports, High School

    The Highland Park girls field hockey season came to an end on Oct.

  • Beana Yanovskaya (16) serves during her team’s three-set loss to Maine East in Des Plaines on Oct. 21.

    Girls Volleyball: Strong first set not enough for HP

    October 24, 2014 By Jamie Bradley, Editor Sports, High School

    The Giants girls volleyball team traveled to Des Plaines on Oct. 21 to take on conference foe Maine East, losing in three sets by a score of 25-21, 9-25, 16-25. 

  • Highland Park resident Levi Eirinberg, 12, recently competed on season two of MasterChef Junior, which airs on Nov. 4. Photos Submitted

    HP kid stars on MasterChef Junior

    October 22, 2014 By Nicki Koetting, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    Levi Eirinberg’s love for food began all because of a chocolate fondue maker.