• Police: Bomb threat ‘not credible’ to Lake Bluff business

    December 13, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News, Police-Fire, Village
    A Lake Bluff business received a bomb threat that aligns with a nationwide threat Thursday, Dec. 13, according to Lake Bluff Police Chief David Belmonte.
  • Lake Forest Plan Commission: New sushi restaurant proposal receives unanimous approval

    December 13, 2018 By Stephanie Kim, Freelance Reporter News, City, Local Government
    Lake Forest is one step closer to gaining a new sushi restaurant in Westwood Square, near the northern end of the city’s Central Business District.
  • Lake Forest freshman Taylor Cekay performs a flip during her balance beam routine at the Spartan Classic Friday, Dec. 7, in Northbrook. Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Girls Gymnastics: Scouts place third in Spartan Classic

    December 10, 2018 By Neil Milbert, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    The nine-team Spartan Classic turned out to be a showcase for the New Trier, Lake Forest, Glenbrook South and Glenbrook North gymnastics teams.

  • Prelude Dance Theatre Intermediate group performs “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy,” from the famous “The Nutcracker,” ballet Saturday, Dec. 8, in Lake Forest. Alex Newman/22nd Century Media

    Winter Dance Spectacular kicks off holiday season

    December 10, 2018 By Stephanie Kim, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    The Lake Forest Recreation Center transformed into a magical place Saturday night, spreading holiday cheer through costume and dance. A festive ensemble of prancing reindeers, grooving Santas and twirling sugar plum fairies put on a Winter Dance Spectacular, much to the delight of the families, friends and neighbors gathered inside the gymnasium Dec. 8.
  • Gary Kantor (right) performs magic tricks for a group of people at the Cocktails with the Clauses event held at Northcroft Park Friday, Dec. 7, in Lake Forest. Photos by Alex Newman/22nd Century Media

    Second cocktails event aids fundraising efforts for LF parks

    December 10, 2018 By Ronnie Wachter, Freelance Reporter News

    When Santa and Mrs.