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Traffic makes its way along Route 64 in downtown St. Charles Monday morning.
  Traffic makes its way along Route 64 in downtown St. Charles Monday morning.
Christopher Hankins | Staff Photographer
What's better than hockey in the snow when there is no school? Cade Lussow, 14, Mt. Prospect takes a shot against goalie Danny Kobus, 14, also of Mt. Prospect in their hockey game that started at noon and allowed no timeouts except for bathroom breaks and a water break.
  What's better than hockey in the snow when there is no school? Cade Lussow, 14, Mt. Prospect takes a shot against goalie Danny Kobus, 14, also of Mt. Prospect in their hockey game that started at noon and allowed no timeouts except for bathroom breaks and a water break.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
The Belluomini family of Arlington Heights, Laura, Claudia, 11, and Luke, 8, head towards the sledding hill in Rolling Meadows.
  The Belluomini family of Arlington Heights, Laura, Claudia, 11, and Luke, 8, head towards the sledding hill in Rolling Meadows.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Snow flies in Palatine on Monday.
  Snow flies in Palatine on Monday.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Traffic moves slowly on southbound Rt.. 53 from the Euclid overpass.
  Traffic moves slowly on southbound Rt.. 53 from the Euclid overpass.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
The Grand Victoria Casino is barely visible behind heavy snowfall along the Fox River in Elgin, looking south from the Chicago Street bridge.
  The Grand Victoria Casino is barely visible behind heavy snowfall along the Fox River in Elgin, looking south from the Chicago Street bridge.
Christopher Hankins | Staff Photographer
With heavy snow falling in downtown Elgin, those who actually had to be out in the elements were usually bundled up.
  With heavy snow falling in downtown Elgin, those who actually had to be out in the elements were usually bundled up.
Christopher Hankins | Staff Photographer
Keith White of Elgin makes his way on foot through the snowstorm Monday afternoon. White said he doesn't usually get out and walk in the snow, but he was involved in a car accident and was walking home.
  Keith White of Elgin makes his way on foot through the snowstorm Monday afternoon. White said he doesn't usually get out and walk in the snow, but he was involved in a car accident and was walking home.
Christopher Hankins | Staff Photographer
Visibility was low as a man waited at a bus stop on Randall Road between Batavia and Aurora .
  Visibility was low as a man waited at a bus stop on Randall Road between Batavia and Aurora .
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Snowplows piggyback each other as they clean Randall Road between Batavia and Aurora.
  Snowplows piggyback each other as they clean Randall Road between Batavia and Aurora.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Sara Jensen of Mundelein is covered in snow while cleaning off her car after leaving work Monday afternoon from the Centre Club in Libertyville.
  Sara Jensen of Mundelein is covered in snow while cleaning off her car after leaving work Monday afternoon from the Centre Club in Libertyville.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
Celia Aronoff, 2, top, and her nine-month-old sister Violet ride in a sled with her parents, Ryan and Holly, in Vernon Hills .
  Celia Aronoff, 2, top, and her nine-month-old sister Violet ride in a sled with her parents, Ryan and Holly, in Vernon Hills .
Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer
Vernon Hills resident Tom Herrmann shovels his sidewalk .
  Vernon Hills resident Tom Herrmann shovels his sidewalk .
Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer
Celia Aronoff, 2, eats some falling snow as she goes sledding with her nine-month-old sister Violet and parents, Ryan and Holly, in Vernon Hills Monday .
  Celia Aronoff, 2, eats some falling snow as she goes sledding with her nine-month-old sister Violet and parents, Ryan and Holly, in Vernon Hills Monday .
Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer
Heavy snow fell again Monday, Feb. 17 in DuPage County, with near-whiteout conditions along Batavia Rd. in Warrenville.
  Heavy snow fell again Monday, Feb. 17 in DuPage County, with near-whiteout conditions along Batavia Rd. in Warrenville.
Scott Sanders | Staff Photographer
Tylor Kirschnik of Aurora takes advantage of a day off and fresh snow as he snowboards on the hill in Eola.
  Tylor Kirschnik of Aurora takes advantage of a day off and fresh snow as he snowboards on the hill in Eola.
Bev Horne | Staff Photographer
Kids make their way up the hill in Eola.
  Kids make their way up the hill in Eola.
Bev Horne | Staff Photographer
A virtually barren tree waits for Spring in Lisle.
  A virtually barren tree waits for Spring in Lisle.
Scott Sanders | Staff Photographer
Andrew Zimmers, 13, finds a path to snowboard down a hill that ends at Riverside Avenue in St. Charles Monday afternoon. He was snowboarding with neighborhood friend Joe Hanisch, 12.
  Andrew Zimmers, 13, finds a path to snowboard down a hill that ends at Riverside Avenue in St. Charles Monday afternoon. He was snowboarding with neighborhood friend Joe Hanisch, 12.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
A pair of small snowplows clean the downtown sidewalks in Geneva Monday afternoon.
  A pair of small snowplows clean the downtown sidewalks in Geneva Monday afternoon.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
A worker uses a leaf blower to clear late afternoon snow at Elgin City Hall Monday.
  A worker uses a leaf blower to clear late afternoon snow at Elgin City Hall Monday.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Snowplows piggyback each other as they clean Randall Road between Batavia and Aurora .
  Snowplows piggyback each other as they clean Randall Road between Batavia and Aurora .
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Visibility was low as a man waited at a bus stop on Randall Road between Batavia and Aurora.
  Visibility was low as a man waited at a bus stop on Randall Road between Batavia and Aurora.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Traffic is backed up along snow-covered Allanson Road in Mundelein.
  Traffic is backed up along snow-covered Allanson Road in Mundelein.
Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer
Traffic is slowed along Butterfield Road in Vernon Hills .
  Traffic is slowed along Butterfield Road in Vernon Hills .
Gilbert R. Boucher II | Staff Photographer
Valko Tanev of Mt. Prospect watches his granddaughter Zahra Taneva, 5, take the high road as she plays in the snow walking in the fresh powder .
  Valko Tanev of Mt. Prospect watches his granddaughter Zahra Taneva, 5, take the high road as she plays in the snow walking in the fresh powder .
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
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