• Lake Forest’s Alex Ortiz competes in the 100-yard breaststroke event of the Trevian Relays on Jan. 14 in Winnetka at New Trier High School. Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Boys Swimming and Diving: Scouts make strides for improvement at Trevian Relays

    January 16, 2017 By Michael Wojtychiw, Contributing Sports Editor Sports, High School

    Like the girls version of the Trevian Relays, the boys version was full of the top teams in the state.

  • Local residents chat with President of the Lake Forest Open Lands Association John Sentell at Hoots and Toots event at Everett Farm Nature Preserve on Friday, Jan. 13. CLAIRE ESKER/22nd Century Media

    Residents brave cold in search of owls

    January 16, 2017 By Christa Rooks, Freelance Reporter News
    Darkness and plunging temperatures were no match for the community members who gathered at Everett Farm Nature Preserve in search of one of Lake Forest’s most elusive residents — the great horned owl.
  • Clare Crawford plays Pinocchio during the fifth grade drama class performance of ‘Pinocchio’ on Jan. 11 at Deer Path Middle School. ALYSSA GROH/22ND CENTURY MEDIA

    Deer Path fifth-graders make debut on stage

    January 16, 2017 By Alyssa Groh, Editor Life & Arts
    Fifth-graders were giddy with excitement and filled with nerves as they prepared for their first live performance of “Pinocchio” on Jan. 11 at Deer Path Middle School.
  • Valor’s red snapper plancha features red snapper, crab meat, roasted potatoes and red pepper sauce. Photos by Courtney Jacquin/22nd Century Media

    Chef Fliou serves up French flavors at former District restaurant

    January 16, 2017 By Fouad Egbaria, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    On a downtown avenue in Glencoe, diners can get a taste of France.
  • Lake Forest Academy’s Chris Harris (23) gets to the basket for a layup during the Caxys’ 55-37 win over Highland Park on Saturday, Jan. 7, in Lake Forest. Miroslaw Pomian/22nd Century Media

    Boys Basketball: Caxys defeat Giants in home opener

    January 9, 2017 By Todd Marver, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    The Caxys were road warriors, opening the season winning 10 of their first 13 games, all away from home. 



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