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Lake County forest preserve goes green with new vehicleThe Lake County Forest Preserve District's is deploying its first all-electric vehicle, which will be used by ranger police for patrols and searches. “The reason we went electrical is people go out on the trail to walk or ride their bike, they try to get away from noise,” one official said. “It’s the answer to everything."Last Updated Nov 29, 2015 6:33 PM
Loyola Academy wins 8A title by landslideUpdated Nov 28, 2015 10:27 PM
After close calls in the state quarterfinals and semifinals, it was back to winning by landslide for Loyola Academy’s football team on Saturday night. The Ramblers wrapped up a perfect season, finishing 14-0 after a 41-0 victory over Marist in the Class 8A state championship game at NIU’s Huskie Stadium on Saturday night.
Images: Loyola Academy vs. Marist footballUpdated Nov 28, 2015 9:02 PM
Loyola Academy faced Marist in the IHSA Class 8A state championship football game on Saturday, Nov. 28 in DeKalb.
Baby Face Nelson-Battle of Barrington witness: 'We were scared to death'Updated Nov 25, 2015 8:44 AM
Can you imagine wandering through Barrington in 1934 and stumbling across a shootout between cops and Baby Face Nelson? Bill Eiserman and his brother did. And you can step back in time with Barrington's special re-enactment Friday.
Cook County suburbs tally $244 million in legal feesUpdated Nov 25, 2015 10:07 AM
Cook County suburbs have spent $244 million on private attorneys since 2010, according to a Better Government Association analysis.
Candidate who says God punishes gays tries to get back on ballotUpdated Nov 24, 2015 7:32 PM
Susanne Atanus, who said God put tornadoes and diseases on Earth in response to gay rights and abortions, has signed up again as a Republican challenging U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky.
Enjoy an old fashioned Christmas at BrushwoodUpdated Nov 24, 2015 1:22 PM
Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods will host a new program seasoned with Christmases past from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec, 12, at the Ryerson Woods Forest Preserve. The free event will include caroling, ornament making, cookies and cocoa. Sing-a-long Music Books will be provided.
Free community college plan in Chicago costs $3 millionUpdated Nov 27, 2015 1:56 PM
Thousands of students have started attending community college free under President Barack Obama’s federal program. The Chicago’s Star Scholarship — a signature Mayor Rahm Emanuel initiative — covers tuition, books and transportation. The price tops $3 million for the inaugural class.
Dawn Patrol: One shot in Elgin; Bears beat PackersUpdated Nov 27, 2015 6:02 AM
One person shot in Elgin. Crowds pack Lake Zurich Culver's for meal. Runners earn Thanksgiving dinner in Batavia. Great Lakes recruits treated to games and dinner. Old and new friends break bread at Lazarus House. A look at this weekend's IHSA football title games. Bears carve out a win in Green Bay.
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Local singing group, The Park Ridge Chorale, is seeking local World War II veterans to interview about their WW II experiences for inclusion in the historical narrative of their April 25 concert, “The Greatest Hits of the Greatest Generation”. “We will have some historical narration throughout the concert and would like to include a few personal veterans’ stories,” said Ed Zelnis, director of the chorale. “We plan to provide special seating for them at the concert as well.” The concert is Saturday, April 25, 7 p.m., St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 250 N. Prospect, Parke Ridge.
Local WW II veterans are encouraged to call Rhet O’Neill, 847-699-8901, for more information. Adrienne Dimopoulos
- Dr. Jerry Weber, president of the College of Lake County, gets a blue streak sprayed in his hair from Allison Brand, an elementary education major who volunteered at the 'Light it up Blue" Autism awareness event held April 2 at the college. College of Lake County
- ComEd President and CEO Anne Pramaggiore led employees from ComEd and their family members during an environmental volunteer outing at the Chicago Botanic Garden on Saturday, April 27, to celebrate the end of National Volunteer Week (April 21-27). photo courtesy of Exelon
- (l-r) Jill Silbar of Vernon Hills is joined by daughters Emma and Maddy as they receive manicures from Midtown Athletic Club nail technician Agnes Wielogorski. Gearing up for Mothers Day, The Spa at Midtown Bannockburn is inviting all moms and daughters to a special day of massages, manicures, pedicures, make up and more, on Thursday, May 9, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Cost is just $30 per person and includes two luxurious spa treatments each. To schedule an appointment, contact The Spa at (847) 945-1818 or email firstname.lastname@example.org . Courtesy of Midtown Athletic Club
- Girl Scout Troop 40523 delivered cookies to the homeless at JOURNEYS | The Road Home in Palatine. The clients felt grateful receiving such a special treat. JOURNEYS | The Road Home
- Saturday afternoon, my daughter, Andrea, hiked to the top of Lions Peak in Cape Town, South Africa with friends and then clouds rolled in. Taken by Andrea's friend, Bridget.
- Women gathered for a wonderful luncheon at the Inverness Golf Club April 30 to benefit JOURNEYS | The Road Home. JOURNEYS provides supportive services to over 1,300 homeless and at risk families and individuals annually. It also manages the PADS shelter program. The "Garden of Giving" Women's Luncheon raised nearly $8,000. JOURNEYS | The Road Home
"Local Girl Needs Help"
A little girl in our community needs help with medical expenses. Her name is Isabella Oliver. Please see her story at: www.gofundme.com/Isabellasjourney. "Give, and you will receive...The amount you give will determine the amount you get back." Luke 6:38. Friends of Isabella Oliver
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