• Highland Park resident Ron Lapins (left) presents his father, U.S. Army World War II veteran Conrad Lapins, with a hat commemorating his flight with Ageless Aviation pilot Paul Bodenham (center) on Aug. 27. Photos by Dave Kraus/22nd Century Media

    Highland Park resident takes flight again with Ageless Aviation program

    September 12, 2014 By Nicki Koetting, Assistant Editor News

    It’s been 70 years since Highland Park resident Conrad Lapins last flew a plane, but on Aug.

  • Highland Park resident and Vice President of the Highwood Bocce Club Jack Grandi plays a game of bocce at the recent Bocce National Tournament in St. Louis. Photo Submitted

    Bocce club a hidden Highwood gem

    September 4, 2014 By Jamie Bradley, Editor News

    Every so often, you discover something wonderful right in your own backyard.

  • Highland Park graduate Brandon Kay snaps a photo of himself in India this summer with the National Outdoor Leadership School. PHOTO SUBMITTED

    Highland Park graduate Kay spends his summer in India

    September 4, 2014 By Daniel I. Dorfman, Staff Writer News

    Not too long ago, Brandon Kay was taking classes at College of Lake County and living with his grandparents in Northbrook when he sensed the need for shake-up in his life.

  • Melissa O’Malley (left), of the North Shore Community Bank, and Phil Kiraly, Glencoe’s village manager, talk during the The Anchor’s launch party Aug. 26 at Guildhall Restaurant. Photo by Matt Yan/22nd Century Media

    The Glencoe Anchor celebrates debut at Guildhall

    September 4, 2014 By Matt Yan, Assistant Editor News

    The Glencoe Anchor has dropped on the North Shore.

  • The owner of Highwood’s Miramar Bistro, Gabriel Viti, Jr., is pictured swimming the English Channel on Aug. 7.

    HP resident, Highwood restaurateur successfully swims English Channel

    September 4, 2014 By Nicki Koetting, Assistant Editor News

    Highland Park resident and the owner of Highwood’s Miramar Bistro, Gabriel Viti, Jr., is one of the very few people in the world who has successfully swam across the English Channel.