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  • Free Community Health Lecture: Tips for Preventing Kidney StonesApr 8, 2014 12:00 AM
    On Tuesday, April 15 from 6:30-8 pm, Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital will host a community lecture about preventing kidney stones. Christopher Lodowsky, MD, a board certified urologist on staff at Good Shepherd Hospital will discuss the prevention and treatment of kidney stones.

     
  • 1970 Ford Torino 429 Cobra Jet

    1970 Ford Torino was cool in schoolApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    When Kent Krueger thinks back, he remembers two older students from his days at Fremd High School in Palatine. One drove a yellow 1970 Torino and the other a blue ’70 Cougar.

     
  • Current West Chicago Cultural Arts Commission chair Anni Holm pictured working on Plasti-City piece in 2008. Photo credit Tony Abasolo.

    ommission Members Bring Backgrounds to Volunteer AppointmentsApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Commission Members Bring Impressive and Accomplished Backgrounds to Volunteer Appointments

     
  • Downtown retailer celebrates first anniversary with expanded products and services. Courtesy of Little Details

    Downtown Retailer Celebrates First AnniversaryApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Downtown Retailer Celebrates First Anniversary

     
  • The 800 Free Relay Team (l to r): Karl Wadowski, Jake Klein, Nick Seroni, Alex Bartosik. Mike Seroni/Palatine Tiger Sharks

    Palatine Park District Swim Team Enjoys Award Winning SeasonApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    From team recognition to record breaking swims, the Palatine Tiger Sharks enjoyed an award winning short course indoor season.

     
  • Cary Grant stars in the 1959 Alfred Hitchcock classic, ‘North by Northwest’. Photo courtesy of MGM.

    “North by Northwest” Coming to Star Cinema Grill in Arlington HeightsApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    For one night only, the Blue Whiskey Cinema series will be presenting an exclusive screening of the 1959 Alfred Hitchcock classic, 'NORTH BY NORTHWEST'.

     
  • Palatine Dance Company. Palatine Dance Company

    Palatine Dance Company Enjoys Successful CompetitionApr 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    Dancers earned many awards at the Wilmette Stars of Dance Competition in February.

     
  • Jose Horta

    Waukegan man sentenced to 59 years in prison for 2011 murderApr 3, 2014 12:00 AM
    A 21-year-old man accused of assisting in the torture and murder of a Waukegan man and helping to dump his body in the Penny Road Pond near Barrington was sentenced to 59 years in prison by a Lake County judge Thursday. Jose Horta, of Waukegan, was found guilty in March of holding a gun to the head of David Campbell at an auto body shop while others tortured him.

     
  • Peter Chmiel

    Barrington middle schooler to compete in state geography beeApr 3, 2014 12:00 AM
    Peter Chmiel is on a mission: to represent Illinois in the finals of the National Geographic Geography Bee. That’s why, Peter, an eighth grader at Station Middle School in Barrington, has spent countless hours studying questions like “What is the term for the triangular deposit of sediment sometimes found at the mouth of a river?” and “The Danakil Depression is one of the lowest points of which continent?”

     
  • Shreya Mangalam, 10, of South Barrington, studies her opponent Matthew Li during the Illinois K-8 Chess Championships at the Hyatt Regency in Schaumburg last month. Shreya placed first in her age group.

    Barrington chess champ among nation’s best young playersApr 3, 2014 12:00 AM
    Playing chess is all about being like a fox, 10-year-old Shreya Mangalam likes to say. “I always try to do tricks that people can’t really see,” said Shreya, a fifth-grader from South Barrington. The tactic has paid off for Shreya, who is the top-rated female chess player under 16 in Illinois, and the third-rated girl under the age of 10 in the entire country.

     
  • US writer Veronica Roth arrives at the European film premiere of Divergent, in Leicester Square, London, Sunday March 30, 2014. (Photo by Jon Furniss/Invision/AP)

    ‘Divergent’ a dual hit at box office, bookstoresApr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    It’s good news for novelist Veronica Roth: “Divergent” is a hit at the box office and a blockbuster at book stores. A spokeswoman for HarperCollins Children’s Books said Tuesday that the young adult series set in a dystopian future has been selling 500,000 copies a week over the past three weeks.

     
  • Enrollment drop leads to staff cuts in District 220Apr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    To accommodate for falling enrollment, 11 full-time teaching and 16.5 support staff positions will be eliminated next school year at Barrington Unit District 220 elementary schools, according to the district. Elementary grades have experienced a 14 percent drop since 2009.

     
  • Matt Fuller

    District 220 names administrators for laptop programApr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Barrington Unit School District 220 school board approved changes to a pair of district administrator positions Tuesday night in advance of the one-to-world laptop program that will put a computer in the hands of every Barrington High School student in the fall.

     
  • Lake County Housing Authority opens waiting list for Public HousingApr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Lake County Housing Authority has opened its waiting list for Public Housing scattered sites for the first time in more than four years.

     
  • Health department highlights its 2013 accomplishmentsApr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    National Public Health Week, April 7 to 13, is a time to recognize the contributions of public health. Since 1995, communities across the nation have participated in this observance that is sponsored by the American Public Health Association.

     
  • Participants at the start line at Healthy Living 2013. Palatine Park District

    Healthy Living Event Scheduled for April 5 in PalatineApr 1, 2014 12:00 AM
    Event to include 5K run/walk, 12 mile bike ride, and a free healthy living expo with 25 exhibitors.

     
  • Frank and Steve (Frank Guzzo-left Steve Campbell-right)in Concert April 12, 7 p.m. at SummitView Christian Church, 695 Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates. Photography by Jamie (Jamie Morrow-Schoff)

    SummitView Church of Hoffman Estates Announces Concert Series to Retire MortgageApr 1, 2014 12:00 AM
    The acoustic duo, Frank and Steve, kick off a concert series for SummitView Christian Church on April 12 at 7 p.m. at the church building, 695 Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169. There will also be a raffle, 50/50 drawing, and door prizes. Ticket donation is $5.00. Kids 5 and under are free.

     
  • Don Collins, as Don Lockwood, Tori Marie Cahn as Kathy Selden and Mike Danovich as Cosmo Brown stepping out of the rain for a candid in Music on Stage’s performance of Singin’ in the Rain Rick Johnson

    Music on Stage presents Singin’ in the RainApr 1, 2014 12:00 AM
    Music on Stage presents Singin' in the Rain

     
  • One in One Thousand: Darius Melton, 23, of Chicago and a lifeguard at the Oak Brook Park District Family Aquatic Center, was the recent recipient of the National Golden Guard Award from Ellis and Associates, Inc. Only one in one thousand lifeguards across the nation will ever receive this award. Greg Wooley, Oak Brook Park District

    Oak Brook Park District Lifeguard Receives National Top HonorMar 31, 2014 12:00 AM
    Oak Brook Park District is proud to announce that the agency has not only recently been awarded the prestigious Gold International Aquatic Safety Award by international risk management company Jeff Ellis & Associates, Inc., but it’s very own lifeguard, Darius Melton, 23, has been recognized as one of the top lifeguards in the nation.

     
  • ‘Making Sense of Memory Loss’ program aims to aid family membersMar 31, 2014 12:00 AM
    Some memory loss is normal as we age, but there are older people who experience frequent forgetfulness. What should family members know — and what can they do to help someone who is beginning to experience memory loss or other cognitive difficulties?

     
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