Wednesday, December 6, 2023

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Northfield trustee calls out village manager, president after village manager reportedly alleges obstruction

The only thing denser than the crowd in Northfield Village Hall on Monday night was the tension. As the Village Board set for a closed-session evening, energized residents prepared to defend longtime Village Manager Stacy Sigman, whose employment, many believed, was on the line during...

Gerry Smith will become Wilmette’s first Black trustee, and Gina Kennedy and Stephen Leonard will return to the Village Board

Election Night delivered another momentous result for the Village of Wilmette. Two years after the town’s second female village president (Senta Plunkett) was elected, its first Black trustee won the voters’ support. With 25.35 percent of the vote, Gerry Smith earned a top-three spot and will...