• At The Otherdoor in Lake Bluff, customers can craft their own burrito for $8.95. Harrison Raft/22nd Century Media

    Quick Bites: From across the globe

    July 19, 2018 By Staff Report Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Seven editors. Seven countries. Seven days.
  • Adrian Walker (left) and younger sister Gwen Walker, both Lake Forest High School graduates, will return for another season with DePaul University’s NCAA Division-I women’s soccer program.

    Alumni Spotlight: Walker sisters find right stride, home at DePaul

    July 17, 2018 By Brittany Kapa, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College
    Adrian and Gwen Walker feel lucky. Not many sisters get the opportunity to play on the same college team, let alone a Division-I women’s soccer team like at Chicago’s DePaul University. That is exactly where the Walker sisters found themselves last season with the Blue Demons, and the experience is one the sisters wouldn’t trade.
  • Lake Forest City Council: Residents win fight against Waterway proposal

    July 17, 2018 By Todd Marver, Freelance Reporter News, City, Local Government
    Lake Forest residents who opposed the Waterway Gas and Wash project got their wish. The Lake Forest City Hall was packed to capacity when the City Council unanimously denied Waterway’s request for a special use permit to construct a car wash, gas station and convenience store at the southeast corner of Everett and Waukegan roads at its Monday, July 16 meeting.
  • Tatiana Mirutenko, 27, a Lake Forest Academy graduate, was fatally shot during an anniversary trip with her husband in Mexico, Saturday, July 7. Photo Submitted.

    LFA grad fatally shot on anniversary trip in Mexico

    July 12, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News, City, Community, School
    During a vacation to celebrate her one-year wedding anniversary, Tatiana Mirutenko, 27, a Lake Forest Academy graduate, was fatally shot Saturday, July 7, in Mexico City.
  • The broiled branzino ($29), or Mediterranean sea bass, and other fish are flown in weekly from Greece to Winnetka’s Avli Restaurant. Photos by Harrison Raft/22nd Century Media

    Traditional Greek plus contemporary spin equals success at Avli Restaurant

    July 12, 2018 By Eric DeGrechie, Managing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Louie Alexakis lights up when he’s talking about food and his family’s homeland of Greece.


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