• The crab rangoon is made fresh and stuffed full with meat and cream cheese at North Point Chopsticks in Glenview. Photos by Sarah Haider/22nd Century Media

    North Point Chopsticks brings a little bit of everything to North Shore

    October 25, 2016 By Courtney Jacquin, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    From the outside, North Point Chopsticks is fairly unassuming. Tucked in a strip mall will a Jewel-Osco, a nail salon and a Giordano’s Pizza, North Point seems like any run-of-the-mill Chinese takeout place.
  • Children dance to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” at the close of the Ragdale’s Rags to Witches Claire Esker/22nd Century Media

    Ragdale displays Halloween spirit through artwork

    October 25, 2016 By Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    More than 500 children and parents spent the day getting into the Halloween spirit at “Rags to Witches” on Sunday, Oct. 23.
  • Lake Forest running back Liam Pooler (5) sprints past Waukegan defensive back Andre Brown during Lake Forest’s 49-7 win on Friday, Oct. 21, from Lake Forest High School’s West Campus. Photos from Varsity Views

    Football: Forced fumbles help Scouts earn a playoff spot

    October 24, 2016 By Derek Wolff, Sports Editor Sports, High School

    Needing a win to get into the postseason, Lake Forest’s defense stepped up and capitalized on a number of mistakes in a lopsided 49-7 senior night drubbing of Waukegan (1-8) on Friday, O

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    Election 2016: Illinois 10th Congressional District

    October 25, 2016 By Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter News
    Robert Dold Plenty of politicians talk the talk about being bipartisan and independent. Now seeking his third term in office, U.S. 10th District Rep. Robert Dold (R-Kenilworth) has walked the walk, according to plenty of data.
  • Lake Forest tight end Reed Thomas (81) eludes a defender after coming down with a touchdown reception during Lake Forest’s 40-7 win over Mundelein on Friday, Oct. 14, in Mundelein. Photos by Aimee Messner/22nd Century Media

    Football: Scouts gain running clock, rush past Mustangs

    October 17, 2016 By Derek Wolff, Sports Editor Sports, High School

    The duration of a sports season is often defined by the allegory of climbing a mountain.