• The Loyola swim and dive team celebrates the program’s first state title with a traditional jump in the pool Saturday, Nov. 22, at Evanston High School. Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media

    Loyola swimmers win program’s first state championship

    November 23, 2014 By Neil Milbert, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Rather than giving the members of his 400-yard freestyle relay team a pep talk and asking them to go all out in the final event of the IHSA girls swimming and diving finals, Loyola Academy Coach Mi

  • Glenbrook South food and nutrition teacher Kelli McDonald gives instructions during a cupcake-making class at the Glenview Public Library on Saturday, Nov. 22. Dave Kraus/22nd Century Media

    Teens’ creative sides abound at fun-filled cupcake class

    November 23, 2014 By Danielle Perlin, Staff Writer Life & Arts

    With an apple corer and a melon baller, Glenbrook South foods and nutrition teacher Kelli McDonald showed 18 teens how to make a dazzling filled cupcake on Saturday, Nov.

  • The Loyola Academy girls volleyball team poses for a photo with its fourth-place trophy at the conclusion of the state tournament on Saturday, Nov. 14 in Bloomington. Photos by Clark Brooks/IPhotonews

    Fourth-place trophy ends Loyola volleyball's record season

    November 18, 2014 By Bill Liesse, Staff Writer Sports, High School

    Shortly after dropping both weekend matches at the IHSA state tournament in Bloomington, Loyola Academy coaches and players were at grips with falling to Normal Community in the third-place match o

  • Children rehearse for an upcoming production of “Peter Pan” on Friday, Nov. 14, at Glenview United Methodist Church. Matt Yan/22nd Century Media

    ‘Peter Pan’ set to debut at Glenview United Methodist

    November 18, 2014 By Matt Yan, Assistant Editor Life & Arts

    It’s theater by children, for children. 

  • F.U.N. Cards and Gifts co-owners Rob Oswald (left) and Val Oswald pose for a photo inside the Glenview store. Alan P. Henry/22nd Century Media

    F.U.N. co-owners enjoy selling unique merchandise

    November 18, 2014 By Alan P. Henry, Staff Writer News

    On the weekend of Nov. 21-23, F.U.N. Cards and Gifts in Carillon Square will celebrate its 20th year in business with a 20 percent off everything in the store sale.