Underclassmen Nimesheim, Fitzgerald step up as Loyola rambles to 8-0

It has taken sophomore Will Nimesheim only three games to become an important cog in the Loyola Academy attack. Called…

News Briefs: New websites for NTHS, Wilmette library; Upcoming ‘conversation on race’; Sally’s Nuts celebrates 1 year

Two local institutions debuted new websites this fall. According to a video tutorial, New Trier High School’s new site…

High School Highlights: Trevs, Ramblers sit atop sectional rankings; Raiders win another soccer regional

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

New Trier ‘ready to go’ after taking on state’s best to cap regular season

The Trevians shellacked the Titans 6-1 on Tuesday, Oct. 12, and tied the Scouts 1-1 on Thursday, Oct. 14, to prove they…

No ‘direct threat,’ but Sunset Ridge schools locked down after ‘suspicious phone call’

“Out of an abundance of caution” Sunset Ridge District 46 kept its students indoors most of the day on Thursday, Oct. 13,…

Winnetkans may have saved their dog beach after communication flap

Users of the dog beach, which has operated at Centennial’s south end for 26 years, are fighting for a compromise…

What’s a ‘ghost bar’ and could Wilmette soon have two of them?

According to village documents, Griffin’s will not have a “bar.” It will instead operate out of the kitchen in the…

Trio of suitors pitch Winnetka council on ‘gateway’ lot near New Trier High School

Representatives from the three eateries — Tala Coffee Roasters, Firecakes Craft Donuts, and Left Coast Food + Juice — discussed with trustees their…