Paul Valade

Deputy Director of Visual Journalism
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Paul Valade was named the Lake County Photo Editor in 2008 after working as a staff photographer for the Daily Herald for 13 years. His daily duties include planning photo assignments for the Lake County photo staff, working with editors and reporters to arrange photo coverage and shooting news, sports, features and business assignments.

Prior to his employment at the Daily Herald, Valade was a staff photographer in Crystal Lake at the Northwest Herald. He worked there for nine years. He enjoys covering the day-to-day happenings in Lake County and contributes to the Daily Herald's online news photo coverage through his photos and videos.

Valade is a member of the National Press Photographers Association, the Illinois Press Photographers Association and the Associated Press Photo Managers organization. He has won numerous awards through photo contests sponsored by these organizations. Valade is a journalism graduate from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.

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Images: #TBT Gallery remembers Cardinal Joseph Bernardin ministry

Nov 09 2016 | 2:14 pm - This #TBT Gallery takes a look at the ministry of Cardinal Joseph Bernardin, including local visits to Barrington, Vernon Hills, Des Plaines, Hoffman Estates, Mundelein, Palatine and Elk Grove Village.

Lincolnshire school hosts senior citizens’ day concert in Lincolnshire

Oct 26 2016 | 3:48 pm - Daniel Wright Junior High students show off their musical talent during Wednesday’s 28th annual Senior Citizens’ Day & Community Outreach Concert in Lincolnshire.

Images: Antioch vs. Grayslake North football

Oct 21 2016 | 9:11 pm - The Antioch Sequoits hosted the Grayslake North Knights for football action on Friday, Oct. 21 in Antioch. Antioch won 25-20.

300 students participate in Stanton School service project

Sep 23 2016 | 3:03 pm - Hundreds of Stanton School students in Fox Lake rolled up their sleeves and participated in the annual Day of Service on Friday.

Images: #TBT Gallery remembers balloon fun

Aug 24 2016 | 1:56 pm - Enjoy this #TBT Gallery about balloons from the mid-70s and the mid-80s

Images: First day of school in the suburbs

Aug 17 2016 | 1:38 pm - School children headed back to school Wednesday around the suburbs.

Images: Plenty of hot weather and summertime fun in this gallery

Jul 24 2016 | 6:00 pm - Pictures of the week gallery from our best photos at the Daily Herald

MBX Systems employees pitch in at Lambs Farm

Jul 08 2016 | 3:08 pm - Employees from the Libertyville technology company MBX Systems worked on various farmyard and beautification projects at Lambs Farm in Libertyville Friday.

Little Free Library opens at Washington School in Mundelein

Jul 06 2016 | 5:08 pm - Officials, students and parents gather at Washington School in Mundelein to open a new Little Free Library.

Wauconda Area Library kicks off its Family Fun Fridays with bubbles

Jun 10 2016 | 3:42 pm - Family Fun Fridays kicked off at the Wauconda Area Public Library with Glowby the Bubbler entertaining more than 200 kids and adults.

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