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How We Met Contest: Wilmette couple found one another ‘simpatico’ right from beginning

by Staff Report News, Contests

It was no simple task selecting the overall winner for our annual How We Met contest, for which we gathered entries from our seven newspapers and picked one grand champion.

But we read so many inspiring, funny, sweet and heartwarming tales...

How We Met Contest 2020: Glenview couple reconnected years after high school romance

by Eric DeGrechie, Editor News, Contests

We meet new people every day in any number of ways. 

Some encounters are brief. Maybe it’s the person serving us coffee on the way to work or the random stranger we bump into while buying groceries at the store. Most...

How We Met Contest 2020: Celebrate your love in The Wilmette Beacon

by Staff Report News, Contests

Love is in the air at The Wilmette Beacon, and we want to hear how you met your special someone in time for Valentine’s Day.

We know your love story one of your favorites to share, so we’re asking you to spill all the...