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  • Dist. 76 seeks input Feb 9, 2014 12:00 AM
    Diamond Lake District 76 is seeking input on potential restructuring options being considered for Diamond Lake School from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 during a parent focus group at Fairhaven School, 634 Countryside Highway, Mundelein.

  •  CFC volunteers freshen the nesting sites on Baker’s Lake Island with discarded live Christmas trees from Barrington. Eighty to 100 trees were taken across the ice to the island.

    Caring in Action: CFC helps natural habitats to thrive Jan 27, 2014 12:00 AM
    Saving the natural habitat in the greater Barrington area has been Citizens for Conservation's mission for more than three decades. January's Caring in action feature highlights one of the foremost conservatory organizations in the suburbs - and the large vlunteer network it has to get things done.

  • Nicole R. Jacobsen

    Trial for former Mundelein-area teacher delayed again Jan 13, 2014 12:00 AM
    The trial of a Mundelein-area teacher accused of molesting a student in 2010 was again delayed in Lake County court Monday. Nicole Jacobsen, now 42, remains free on $50,000 bail after allegedly molesting a student at West Oak Middle School in Mundelein. The delay was requested to give authorities time to schedule a sex offender evaluation.

  •  Ela Historical Society and Museum President Ron Frank works near one of the Nativity sets on display in Lake Zurich.

    Nativity scenes on display in Lake Zurich Dec 20, 2013 12:00 AM
    Around 45 Nativity scenes are on display at the Ela Historical Society and Museum in Lake Zurich. Saturday is the last chance before Christmas to see them.

  • Nativity scene display: Nov 25, 2013 12:00 AM
    The Ela Historical Society and Museum is sponsoring a Nativity scene from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at its office, 95 E. Main St., Lake Zurich.

  • Nativity scene display in Lake Zurich Nov 24, 2013 12:00 AM
    The Ela Historical Society and Museum is sponsoring a Nativity scene from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 at its office, 95 E. Main St., Lake Zurich.

  • Nicole Jacobsen

    Mundelein teacher could get plea deal in 2010 molestation case Oct 23, 2013 12:00 AM
    The three-year-old case against a former West Oak Middle School teacher accused of molesting a 14-year-old student may be close to wrapping up, attorneys said Wednesday. A negotiated plea deal is expected to be presented to Lake County Judge Victoria Rossetti by Dec. 6, in the case against former teacher Nicole Jacobsen, 42, who is charged with molesting the student in a classroom following a middle school volleyball game in May 2010, attorneys said.

  • Lake Zurich soccer club hopes to build complexOct 14, 2013 12:00 AM
    The Ela Soccer Club has reached an agreement to purchase 10 acres near Hawthorn Woods to develop a field complex, the organization has announced in a letter to its members.

  • Recycle electronics July 27 in Lake Zurich Jul 25, 2013 12:00 AM
    The Ela Township Highway Department hosts an electronics recycling event on Saturday, July 27, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Knox Park, 1155 E. Route 22 in Lake Zurich.

  • Ela Township Electricity Aggregation ProgramJul 24, 2013 12:00 AM
    Information on upcoming meeting about Electricity Aggreagtion for Ela Township

  • John Harshey conducts the West Oak Middle School's Symphonic Band.

    West Oak Middle School band director up for Grammy Foundation award Jun 3, 2013 12:00 AM
    John Harshey is in his 27th year as band director at West Oak Middle School in Mundelein. While there has been plenty of state recognition for the program, Harshey also has been selected as a quarterfinalist for the music educator award, a new recognition presented by the GRAMMY Foundation and The Recording Academy.

  • CERT fundraiser: May 17, 2013 12:00 AM
    The Community Emergency Response Team of South Lake County, which serves Hawthorn Woods, Kildeer, Lake Zurich, Long Grove and Ela Township, hosts its 6th Annual All-U-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, May 19 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lake Zurich Fire Station 1, 321 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich.

  • Medical marijuana topic of Lake Zurich meeting May 13, 2013 12:00 AM
    The Ela Coalition Against Youth Substance Abuse will hold a Community coffee drop-in from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 15 at the Ela Community Center, 380 Surryse Road, Lake Zurich. The topic this month is "Medical Marijuana ... How Does This Affect Our Community?"

  •  An image of sea life during the Cambrian period, the time spanning 542 million to 488 million years ago when life-forms quickly diversified, is seen in this curved projection surrounding visitors at the Field Museum’s Evolving Planet exhibit.

    All life evolved from a universal common ancestor Apr 15, 2013 12:00 AM
    "How did people and animals come to exist?" asked Katherine Crawford's fifth-grade students at West Oak Middle School in Mundelein.

  • Ela, Palatine township voters approve electrical aggregation Apr 10, 2013 12:00 AM
    Voters in unincorporated Ela and Palatine townships loved the idea of getting cheaper electricty, supporting ballot questions asking if they wanted an electrical aggregation program.

  •  Lake County voters in three townships and five municipalities may have the power to switch electricity suppliers if ballot questions prevail.

    Lake County voters approve electrical aggregationApr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Lake County voters approved all eight electrical aggregation ballot questions posed to them during Tuesday’s election. Unofficial results show voters in five municipalities and three townships approved the measures that allow residents to choose different electricity suppliers than ComEd through a series of public hearings and bidding processes.

  • Adam Plummer

    Plummer, 2 incumbents win in Dist. 76 Apr 9, 2013 12:00 AM
    Diamond Lake School District 76 voters on Tuesday selected a mix of experience to represent them on the school board. Incumbents Keith Loeffler and Laura Vogt and newcomer Adam B. Plummer won 4-year terms on the board, according to Lake County clerk’s office.

  • Teen drinking discussion: Apr 7, 2013 12:00 AM
    Lake Zurich School District 95 officials and the Ela Coalition Against Youth Substance Abuse will host a talk called "Teen Drinking: Responsibility and Consequences."

  • Learn about pioneer gardens April 21 at Ela Historical Society Apr 5, 2013 12:00 AM
    Nancy Schumm will present her talk "Pioneer Gardens" at our April 21, meeting at the Ela Historical Society & Museum. Please plan on attending.

  • Wayne Wnek

    Ela assessor hopefuls dispute each other’s credentials Mar 26, 2013 12:00 AM
    Two Ela Township assessor candidates are touting their credentials in campaign mailers, but questions regarding accuracy have surfaced on each side. Incumbent John Barrington faces Wayne Wnek in the April 9 election, and each denies the other's claims about inaccuracies in the materials.

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