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Kevin Pokorny of West Lake Street in downtown Barrington works on clearing snow from neighbors' driveways and sidewalksThursday morning.
  Kevin Pokorny of West Lake Street in downtown Barrington works on clearing snow from neighbors' driveways and sidewalksThursday morning.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Michelle Kottke of South Cook Street in downtown Barrington shovels snow with the help of her dog Harlee. "I'm shoveling by hand, the old fashioned way," Kottke says. "This is the sixth time in 24 hours that I've shoveled."
  Michelle Kottke of South Cook Street in downtown Barrington shovels snow with the help of her dog Harlee. "I'm shoveling by hand, the old fashioned way," Kottke says. "This is the sixth time in 24 hours that I've shoveled."
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
12-year-old Dylan McCauley of Libertyville shovels his driveway Thursday morning after a snowstorm dumped almost a foot of snow on the area.
  12-year-old Dylan McCauley of Libertyville shovels his driveway Thursday morning after a snowstorm dumped almost a foot of snow on the area.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
A snowplow makes its way down Garfield Avenue in Libertyville Thursday morning after a snowstorm dumped almost a foot of snow on the area.
  A snowplow makes its way down Garfield Avenue in Libertyville Thursday morning after a snowstorm dumped almost a foot of snow on the area.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
George Hoffman snow blows his sidewalk along Burdick Street in Libertyville Thursday morning after a snowstorm dumped almost a foot of snow on the area.
  George Hoffman snow blows his sidewalk along Burdick Street in Libertyville Thursday morning after a snowstorm dumped almost a foot of snow on the area.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Pedestrians struggle to navigate through the snow Thursday morning in downtown Barrington.
  Pedestrians struggle to navigate through the snow Thursday morning in downtown Barrington.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Plows continue to dig out downtown Barrington Thursday morning as 10 plus inches of snow fell overnight.
  Plows continue to dig out downtown Barrington Thursday morning as 10 plus inches of snow fell overnight.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Connor Justes of Barrington Public Works says he's in the middle of a 12 hour shift that started last night at 1 a.m. plowing sidewalks and the train station in downtown Barrington.
  Connor Justes of Barrington Public Works says he's in the middle of a 12 hour shift that started last night at 1 a.m. plowing sidewalks and the train station in downtown Barrington.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Bill Murray shovels now from the sidewalk in front of his wife's vision care center on Prospect Avenue in Mount Prospect Thursday.
  Bill Murray shovels now from the sidewalk in front of his wife's vision care center on Prospect Avenue in Mount Prospect Thursday.
JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer
David Paluch brushes off snow from his truck in front of his home on Station Street in downtown Barrington in preparation to take his family sledding.
  David Paluch brushes off snow from his truck in front of his home on Station Street in downtown Barrington in preparation to take his family sledding.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Jessica Tomasiewicz of Mount Prospect and her husband Kevin jog in the snow alongside Prospect Avenue in Mount Prospect Thursday.
  Jessica Tomasiewicz of Mount Prospect and her husband Kevin jog in the snow alongside Prospect Avenue in Mount Prospect Thursday.
JOE LEWNARD | Staff Photographer
Michelle Kottke of South Cook Street in downtown Barrington shovels out with the help of her dog Harlee. "I'm shoveling by hand, the old fashioned way" Kottke says, "this is the sixth time in 24 hours that I've shoveled in the last 24 hours."
  Michelle Kottke of South Cook Street in downtown Barrington shovels out with the help of her dog Harlee. "I'm shoveling by hand, the old fashioned way" Kottke says, "this is the sixth time in 24 hours that I've shoveled in the last 24 hours."
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
An unidentified jogger makes their way through Wing Park in Elgin Thursday morning.
  An unidentified jogger makes their way through Wing Park in Elgin Thursday morning.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Eleven-year-old Ben Dixon of Elgin cleans inches of accumulated snow from the family car Thursday morning.
  Eleven-year-old Ben Dixon of Elgin cleans inches of accumulated snow from the family car Thursday morning.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Aurora firefighters move a car out of traffic after a car accident on northbound Eola Road in Aurora on Thursday.
  Aurora firefighters move a car out of traffic after a car accident on northbound Eola Road in Aurora on Thursday.
Bev Horne | Staff Photographer
Road conditions were hazardous and visibility low along Warrenville Road in Lisle during lake effect snow on Thursday morning.
  Road conditions were hazardous and visibility low along Warrenville Road in Lisle during lake effect snow on Thursday morning.
Bev Horne | Staff Photographer
Rick Benware of Wheaton clears snow from his driveway on Thursday morning during lake effect snow, which also made driving hazardous.
  Rick Benware of Wheaton clears snow from his driveway on Thursday morning during lake effect snow, which also made driving hazardous.
Bev Horne | Staff Photographer
Michelle Kottke's dog, Harlee, enjoys frolicking in the snow while Kottke continues to dig her self out on South Cook Street in downtown Barrington.
  Michelle Kottke's dog, Harlee, enjoys frolicking in the snow while Kottke continues to dig her self out on South Cook Street in downtown Barrington.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Pedestrians took to the streets in downtown Barrington Thursday morning, as sidewalks were still not totally cleared after 10 inches of snow fell since Wednesday.
  Pedestrians took to the streets in downtown Barrington Thursday morning, as sidewalks were still not totally cleared after 10 inches of snow fell since Wednesday.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Pedestrians took to the streets in downtown Barrington Thursday morning, as sidewalks were still not totally cleared after 10 inches of snow fell since Wednesday.
  Pedestrians took to the streets in downtown Barrington Thursday morning, as sidewalks were still not totally cleared after 10 inches of snow fell since Wednesday.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Kevin Pokorny of West Lake Street in downtown Barrington works clearing snow from neighbors' driveways and sidewalks Thursday morning, as Barrington woke up to 10 plus inches of snow overnight.
  Kevin Pokorny of West Lake Street in downtown Barrington works clearing snow from neighbors' driveways and sidewalks Thursday morning, as Barrington woke up to 10 plus inches of snow overnight.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Good samaritans help a woman who lost control and ended up on the median on Route 45 and Center Street in Grayslake Thursday. Heavy snow over the last couple of days has made the roads dangerous.
  Good samaritans help a woman who lost control and ended up on the median on Route 45 and Center Street in Grayslake Thursday. Heavy snow over the last couple of days has made the roads dangerous.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Matt Peso of Western Springs enjoys snow boarding down a hill next to the Oak Brook Public Library.
  Matt Peso of Western Springs enjoys snow boarding down a hill next to the Oak Brook Public Library.
Daniel White | Staff Photographer
A cross country skier enjoys winter weather at Fullersburg Woods in Oak Brook.
  A cross country skier enjoys winter weather at Fullersburg Woods in Oak Brook.
Daniel White | Staff Photographer
Harriet VerGowe of Western Springs enjoys snow shoeing at Fullersburg Woods in Oak Brook.
  Harriet VerGowe of Western Springs enjoys snow shoeing at Fullersburg Woods in Oak Brook.
Daniel White | Staff Photographer
Kevin Hogan of Western Springs enjoys sledding down a hill next to the Oak Brook Public Library.
  Kevin Hogan of Western Springs enjoys sledding down a hill next to the Oak Brook Public Library.
Daniel White | Staff Photographer
Sledders have a field day in the snow at Reimer Reservoir in Palatine.
  Sledders have a field day in the snow at Reimer Reservoir in Palatine.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
With his buddies urging him on, Timmy O'Reilly of Palatine heads down the hill on his sled at Reimer Reservoir in Palatine.
  With his buddies urging him on, Timmy O'Reilly of Palatine heads down the hill on his sled at Reimer Reservoir in Palatine.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Jill Kaergard of Schaumburg scrapes off the snow from her vehicle on a lunch break from her Dentist's office job at Campbell and Wilke in Arlington Heights.
  Jill Kaergard of Schaumburg scrapes off the snow from her vehicle on a lunch break from her Dentist's office job at Campbell and Wilke in Arlington Heights.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
Mary Davis has used her snowblower 5 or 6 times in the last 24 hours on her sidewalk and driveway on Campbell  Street in Arlington Heights.
  Mary Davis has used her snowblower 5 or 6 times in the last 24 hours on her sidewalk and driveway on Campbell Street in Arlington Heights.
Bob Chwedyk | Staff Photographer
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