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HP resident rides to New York City to raise money for cancer research

November 4, 2019 by Samantha Crane, Editorial Intern Life & Arts, Living

From Buckingham Fountain to New York City’s Freedom Towers, David Schwarz has seen it all.

Schwarz, a former deputy police chief for Highland Park, rode his bike 1,256 miles in just 31 days to raise money for cancer...

New exhibit at The Art Center features nearly 100 works of pastel art

by Erin Yarnall, Editor Life & Arts, The Arts

When Caren Helene Rudman, the curator at The Art Center Highland Park, started thinking of exhibits to put together throughout November and December, she wanted something that would sound good.

The main gallery at the...

Members of HP’s Hindu community come together to celebrate Diwali

by Neil Milbert, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, Living

Avit Das couldn’t help but marvel at what was happening in the Glenview Park Center on the night of Nov. 8, as he served as master of ceremonies for the Indian Community of Glenview’s Diwali celebration.

“Growing up, I...

New theater to open with cabaret performance in Highland Park

by Erin Yarnall, Editor Life & Arts, The Arts

After acting and producing in community productions for several years, Highland Park resident Jamie Davidson decided to make a move on his own and open up Uptown Music Theater — a new organization, based in Highland Park, which focuses...