• Full Moon Family Restaurant’s waffle a la mode ($9.95), is served with orange juice or coffee. Alyssa Groh/22nd Century Media

    Quick Bites: Waffles abound at North Shore eateries

    August 15, 2017 By Staff Report Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Among one of breakfast’s most popular ­— and heartiest — menu items is the waffle. However you like yours — Belgian-style, with a helping of fried chicken or drizzled with chocolate chips — waffles are a fun batter alternative to ordinary flapjacks.
  • Young fans Alexis, 9, and her brother Sean Zavalishin, 11, ask local chef Addie Gundry to sign copies of her new cookbooks at an author event at Lake Forest Book Store on Wednesday, Aug. 9. Gianna annunzio/22nd century media.

    LF resident returns after appearing on Food Network

    August 15, 2017 By Gianna Annunzio, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    For Lake Forest resident Addie Gundry, going from childhood Kraft Mac & Cheese dinners to winning Food Network’s “Cuthroat Kitchen” was just a small step in her culinary career.
  • Lake Bluff Firefighter Sean Bjork (left), hands Aimee Kaiser, of Lake Bluff, a ear of corn during the Corn Roast at the Lake Bluff Farmers Market on Friday, Aug. 11. Alyssa Groh/22nd Century Media

    Community enjoys Corn Roast at LB Farmers’ Market

    August 15, 2017 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News, Village
    It is not every day you see people eager to eat corn on the cob at 9 a.m. on a Friday, but at the Lake Bluff Farmers’ Market on Friday, Aug. 11, residents enjoyed ears of corn at the annual Corn Roast.
  • Lake Forest City Hall

    Documents reveal City Manager had knowledge of holding track, participated in webinar in 2014

    August 14, 2017 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News, City

    Lake Forest residents were surprised to learn in October 2016 there was a proposal to build a freight train holding track in Lake Forest, and the City only had a month to react to it.

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    10 Questions with Catherine Nicholson, LFHS field hockey

    August 14, 2017 By Erin Redmond, Sports Editor Sports, Athlete of the Week

    Catherine Nicholson is a rising senior at Lake Forest High School and midfielder on the Scouts’ varsity field hockey team. 


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