Sustainability Plan ready to take root in Wilmette

The Village Board got its first look Tuesday, Sept. 14, at the final draft of a Sustainability Plan meant to guide…

High School Highlights: New Trier’s Beanblossom goes 3-under par; Trevs soccer remains unbeaten

A summary of preps sports competition from area schools over the past week

New Trier performers full of pride to bring Lagniappe back with ‘Look At Us Now’

The production is a decades-long, student-produced and -directed tradition celebrating the school community through song, dance, comedy and more. 

After “emotional” 6-hour meeting, zoning commissioners give negative opinion on multi-family Glencoe project

Zoning commissioners made particular note of the lack of communicative efforts from the applicant Steve McGuire in a unanimous vote…

Athlete of the Week: 10 questions with Molly Power, Loyola volleyball

Molly Power, of Winnetka, is a senior middle blocker for the Ramblers. She made the All-Tournament team at the Crimson…

Wilmette plans increased stormwater fees, strategic reserve spending to recoup lost COVID-19 revenue

Getting in shape is the easy part. It’s staying in shape that is difficult. Wilmette staffers presented to village…

Shorthanded Park Board approves Playfield path bid at $360,000, discusses vacancy and tables Lakeview Center decision

The Wilmette Park Board approved a bid for work on the Community Playfields fitness path during its regular meeting on…

Restaurants Pomeroy and Poppy’s Social open in time for late-season warmth

It has been a banner year for local diners. Several new options have swung open their doors to meet eager…