• The Sauced Deluxe pizza includes the restaurant’s five-cheese blend served with toppings galore, including Italian sausage, pepperoni, mushrooms, red onions and green pepper.

    St. Louis native puts fresh spin on Chicago-style pizza

    December 7, 2016 By Courtney Jacquin, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Craig Grimes has been in the restaurant business his entire life.
  • Nicholas Relwer sits on Santa’s lap at the Lake Bluff History Museum on Saturday, Dec. 3, during Lake Bluff’s “It’s a Wonderful Life” event. Erin yarnall/22nd Century media

    Downtown Lake Bluff kicks off holiday season

    December 5, 2016 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News

    The streets of downtown Lake Bluff were filled with commotion as residents enjoyed a variety of holiday activities at the annual “It’s a Wonderful Life” event on Saturda

  • The cast of the Performing Arts Student Theatre Academy poses for a picture before their show, “A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol”, which ran from Dec. 2-4 at the Gorton Center in Lake Forest. photos by Megan Maginity/22nd Century Media

    Magic through music

    December 5, 2016 By Megan Maginity, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts

    The Charles Dickens classic “A Christmas Carol” received fairy tale treatment by the Performing Arts Students Theatre Academy — better known as PASTA — last weekend at t

  • Lake Forest’s Halle Douglass (15) and Tori Salanty (5) play stout defense against a GBN attacker.

    Girls Basketball: Tremendous third quarter leads to road victory

    December 5, 2016 By David Jaffe, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    The Lake Forest girls basketball team struggled generating offense in the first half against Glenbrook North on Saturday, Dec. 3.

  • Kimberly Han, a student at Lake Forest High School, was the youngest of 691 students selected to receive an honorable mention for her skills on the piano on Nov. 16. PHOTO SUBMITTED

    LFHS student receives Honorable Mention for her piano skills

    November 29, 2016 By Erin Yarnall, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    While many high school students have spent the past weeks gearing up for Thanksgiving and winter break, Lake Forest High School sophomore Kimberly Han has been busy collecting more awards for her skills as a classical pianist.