• Hundreds of students stood on the front lawn at Lake Forest High School during the National School Walkout at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 14, to honor the 17 lives that were lost in a mass shooting in Parkland, Fla. Photo provided by Andrew Arnson.

    LFHS students participate in National School Walkout, continue momentum to seek change

    March 14, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News, City, School
    Hundreds of students walked out of Lake Forest High School to participate in 17 minutes of solidarity for the 17 lives that were taken during a school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., one month ago.
  • Holly Schaefer (middle), the executive director of Safe Haven School, makes a speech after the 35-person group returned to the school Wednesday, March 14, after participating in the National Walkout Day nation-wide walk for stricter gun laws. Photos by Brittany Kapa/22nd Century Media

    National Walkout Day sparks support from Safe Haven students

    March 14, 2018 By Brittany Kapa, Sports Editor News


  • The cast surrounds Clayton Durning (Winnetka), as Harold Hill, and Riley Rosenfeld (Glencoe) as they perform a musical number, which ran Thursday-Saturday, March 8-10, at North Shore Country Day School. Megan Bernard/22nd Century Media

    ‘Music Man’ features Lake Forest students in classical story

    March 13, 2018 By Megan Bernard, Contributing Editor Life & Arts
    For this year’s spring musical, students at North Shore Country Day School took a classical story and made it their own.
  • Senior Jack Mislinski (right), pictured here last season, is one of four captains for the boys lacrosse team this season. 22nd Century Media File Photos

    Boys lacrosse: Veteran Scouts looking to accomplish big things in 2018

    March 12, 2018 By Brittany Kapa, Sports Editor Sports, High School

    When Scouts’ coach Marc Thiergart played lacrosse in high school there were only seven team, total.

  • Susan Duffy (left), of Lake Forest, leans into a practice punch with Lake Forest Detective Andy Shiu during women’s self defense class at the Lake Forest Police Station on March 7. Ernest Schweit/22nd Century Media

    Lake Forest women, police tackle self defense

    March 12, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News, Police, City
    Learning to keep yourself safe at all times begins with awareness, according to Dwight Davis, a Lake Forest Police patrol commander, who taught a self defense class to Lake Forest women.