• Hero (left to right), played by Alexandra Cross, and Leonata, played by Maggie Speer, are delighted by Beatrice’s lively tale, played by Sahara Glasener-Boles, during a dress rehearsal of “Much Ado About Nothing.” Dale Jessen

    Shakespeare’s ‘Ado’ heads outdoors for laughs, fun

    August 16, 2018 By Kelly Page, Editorial Intern Life & Arts, The Arts
    In the coming weeks, Lake Forest residents will get the rare opportunity to watch one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies outside for free.
  • Professional golfer Brett Walker, of Lake Forest, tees off at the 69th Illinois Open held at The Glen Club Aug. 8 in Glenview. Brittany Kapa/22nd Century Media

    Lake Forest’s Brett Walker finishes tied for 13th at Illinois Open

    August 15, 2018 By Neil Milbert, Freelance Reporter Sports
    Vince India must have felt as though he was on Cloud 9 after he took off from O’Hare International Airport at 9:35 p.m. on Aug. 8 bound for Hayward, Calif. and a 9:05 a.m. (Pacific Time) tee time at the Ellie Mae Classic that’s a stop on the web.com golf tour.
  • Pictured is a Lefty’s pan pizza ($11.25 for a 10-inch, ranging to $20.95 for a 16-inch) with a signature caramelized crust and topped with mushroom, pepperoni and sausage. Photos by Sari Mishell/22nd Century Media

    Wilmette’s Lefty’s Pizza Kitchen prides itself on freshness, quality

    August 15, 2018 By Martin Carlino Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    After working as a commodity trader for 20 years, John Munao envisioned a future that ranged far beyond the walls of Chicago’s iconic Board of Trade building.
  • Police Reports: Sale, delivery of cannabis among charges for Volo man

    August 14, 2018 By Submitted Content News, Police-Fire, City, Village
    Zechariah C. Chaffee, 18, of Volo, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession and sale/delivery of 30-500 grams of cannabis at 12:28 a.m. on Aug. 6 in the intersection of Green Bay Road and Linden Avenue.
  • Ron Bernardi address the crowd at the 50th Anniversary of the Lake Bluff Golf Course Friday, Aug. 10, in Lake Bluff. Photos by Itai Epstein/22nd Century Media

    Area residents celebrate rich history of Lake Bluff golf course

    August 12, 2018 By Neil Milbert, Freelance Reporter News

    When Kathleen O’Hara took the microphone at the Lake Bluff Golf Club’s 50th anniversary celebration she used it as a time machine to transport her audi