• Highland Park High School students (left to right) Joey Schwartz, a soccer player; Caitlin Goldberg, a tennis player; and Julia Shafir, a golfer, sign to colleges Feb. 13 at Highland Park High School. Erin Yarnall/22nd century Media

    HPHS celebrates nine Giants on signing day

    February 15, 2019 By Erin Yarnall, Editor Sports, High School

     Nine student-athletes at Highland Park High School made a big commitment public on Feb. 13 at a ceremony held outside of the school’s gym.

  • NSSD112: Ravinia Greenhouse flourishes students’ enjoyment for lettuce

    February 13, 2019 By Eric Bradach, Freelance Reporter News, School

    A parent trying to convince their child to eat their vegetables at the dinner table is an all too familiar sight, but a one elementary greenhouse has convinced some student’s taste buds

  • Chicago Tribune film critic Michael Phillips gives his picks for who he believes will win big at the Academy Awards, Feb. 7, at the Highland Park Public Library. (Erin Yarnall/22nd Century Media)

    Film critic Michael Phillips gives Oscar picks at library

    February 12, 2019 By Doug Rapp, Freelance Reporter News, Community

    Chicago Tribune film critic Michael Phillips asked the packed auditorium who would win Oscar for Best Picture. 

  • Laurie Gross (left) samples an IPA from Kings and Convicts Brewing served by Scott Mikow Friday, Feb. 8, at the Glencoe Library. (Photos by Jill Dunbar/22nd Century Media)

    Local craft beer night features Highland Park, Highwood breweries

    February 12, 2019 By Christine Adams, Freelance Reporter News, Community

    On the evening of Friday, Feb. 8, a crowd of beer enthusiasts gathered in an unlikely place: the Glencoe Public Library.

  • Highland Park’s Pano Drosos squares up his opponent in a sectional match Saturday, Feb. 9, at Barrington High School. (Gary Larsen/22nd Century Media)

    Wrestling: Two Giants earn experience at sectional meet

    February 10, 2019 By Gary Larsen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    It’s always difficult for a wrestler to see his high school career end, and even though he didn’t advance downstate, Highland Park junior Pano Drosos went 2-2 Friday and Saturday, Feb.