| Nov 20, 2014
| 1:35 PM
It was an amazing moment, Stephanie Bowman noted, and one to marvel at.
It was the site of students inside the cafeteria at Edgewater High School, enjoying a simple task: making sandwiches.
Even more remarkable, Bowman said, was the end result,...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Next week, there will be wine cards available on Edgewater Drive. They’re not only the ticket to glasses of wine and some shopping, but a taste of fine art.
Saturday, Nov. 15 is the date of the 2nd annual “I (heart) College Art & Wine...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 12:12 PM
On Saturday, there will be some holiday cheer mixed with an assortment of other activities, ranging from music to Santa to a wine stroll and beer garden.
Welcome to the Ivanhoe Village Jingle Eve.
From 6-11 p.m. on Saturday, the Ivanhoe Village...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Here's a look at upcoming events in the North and Northwest suburbs. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit triblocal.com/events.
Friday, Oct. 3
"The Commons of Pensacola": When a woman has to move to...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 5:00 PM
These are some highlights of events this weekend and beyond in the North and Northwest suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: triblocal.com/events
Corks for a...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Beelow's Steakhouse is coming to Highland Park this winter, moving into the vacant location adjoining the Landmark Renaissance Place Cinema on Second Street.
Beelow's, a Lake Zurich restaurant, will open its second location at 1850 Second St., according...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 11:14 AM
There is no getting around food, the fun necessity, the allowable indulgence, the forgivable sin, and more than ever a national pastime. What is travel but going really far out to eat?
Naturally, it is all over television, the programs, like the food,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Here's an idea for gift-buying time that could add value to your frequent-flier account: If you would like to rack up airline miles, consider doing at least some of your holiday shopping online through airline frequent-flier malls.
To earn these miles...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 2:58 PM
It was the culinary equivalent of the “Odd Couple” Tuesday night when the emphatically primitivist restaurant Chi Spacca hosted a book party for the emphatically modernist Italian chef Massimo Bottura. What was most interesting, though, was...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Here's a look at upcoming events in the North and Northwest suburbs. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit http://triblocal.com/events.
Thursday, Sept. 11
Antioch Farmers Market: Shop for fresh veggies,...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 4:53 AM
When Bridie McKenna's, an Irish pub and restaurant, closed at the end of August, Highwood lost a destination mainstay of seven years.
Jim Kane, one of the original owners, declined to say why exactly the restaurant had to close, saying only it was for...