Daily Archive : Sunday July 30, 2017




    Jesse DeSoto, at left, with brother Aaron DeSoto, are owners of the new Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Long Grove.

    Professional dancer builds local studios to help others dance
    Jesse DeSoto of Hawthorn Woods left behind “Dancing With the Stars” and a life in Hollywood to build local studios to help others dance. Jesse and his brother Aaron DeSoto of Mundelein recently opened a new Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Long Grove that features 25-foot catehdral ceilings, chandeleiers, a full bar and a kitchen.


    The bank said ‘No.’ Now what?
    You have options, even if the bank turned down your loan request.

Life & Entertainment



    At Dunkirk, the deliverance of a nation
    Columnist Michael Gerson: That one of the greatest victories of World War II was a mass evacuation — more than 300,000 British and French troops taken off a beach at Dunkirk — was a preview of the industrial nature of that conflict.


    Little transparency on new library plans
    A Lombard letter to the editor: The Helen Plum Library board passed an ordinance on July 11 to begin the process to issue up to $25 million in bonds for their new facility. They also discussed in detail the next steps to take as soon as their August meetings.


    Outdated idea: Wild animals for amusement
    An Elgin letter to the editor: The days of using wild animals for amusement is at an end. The Bengal tiger “show” at the Kane County Fair is a disgrace and a continuation of this kind of outdated, pathetic entertainment.


    Today’s Opinion Page editorial cartoon
    Today’s Daily Herald Opinion page editorial cartoon


Jul 2017

25 26 27 28 29 30 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5