• The Greek salad ($8.50) is a fresh starter option loaded with feta cheese, tomatoes, onions, peppers, cucumbers and olives. Photos by Sarah Haider/22nd Century Media

    Ferentino’s Pizzeria brings original Italian recipes to Lake Forest

    November 29, 2016 By Alyssa Groh, Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    Moving to America and owning a restaurant has always been a dream of Piero D’Ascenzi.
  • 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.
  • Matthew Bernahl (left),5, of Lake Forest, with sister Natalie (right), 8, during their visit with Santa at the Tree Lighting Ceremony in Lake Forest on Friday, Nov. 25. Claire Esker/22nd Century Media

    Lake Forest kicks off the holiday season

    November 28, 2016 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter News
    Resident of Lake Forest and friends and families from surrounding communities gathered for the 33rd Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony Friday, Nov. 25, in Market Square.
  • Lake Forest’s Connor Hanekamp (blue) looks to make a pass after driving into the lane during Lake Forest’s 57-45 win over Mather on Saturday, Nov. 26 at Loyola Academy. Derek Wolff/22nd Century Media

    Boys basketball: Scouts salvage win in tournament finale

    November 28, 2016 By Derek Wolff, Sports Editor Sports, High School

    After three straight contests to begin the season in which Lake Forest failed to top 40 points, the Scouts were in desperate need of some offense.

  • Captain James D. Hawkins gives a speech at the Veterans Day assembly at LFCDS on Nov. 9. Photos by Alyssa Groh/22nd century media

    LFCDS hosts assembly to give thanks to veterans

    November 14, 2016 By Alyssa Groh, Editor Life & Arts

    Songs, speeches, salutes and tears where shared during the Veterans Day Assembly on Nov. 9 at Lake Forest Country Day School.