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  • Dorothy and Richard DuSold of Park Ridge Unknown

    Illinois Council of Orchestra Chooses DuSolds for Award

  • Actress Juliana Margulies, left, and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton listen before Clinton receives the American Jewish Congress’ lifetime achievement award on Wednesday in New York.

    Illinois honors Hillary Clinton with Lincoln awardMar 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Former U.S. first lady and secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton is to receive “The Order of Lincoln” award in her home state of Illinois.

  • Beautiful Joe is a male, white German shepherd, who is about 7½ years old and weighs 71 pounds.

    Tips for how to handle dog vs. skunk encounterMar 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    We share our urban yard with a variety of wild animals - opossums, squirrels, rabbits and the occasional raccoon. With the occasional warm days we’ve been having, the wild animals seem to be on the move, including the skunks who are living under my neighbor’s deck.

  • How video games might actually help kids lose weightMar 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Kids these days are often living a more sedentary lifestyle which has contributed to increasing obesity.

  • Certified Master Life Coach Tina Haisman will lead an inspiring 4-week life-coaching group for moms and babies at Twisted Tree Yoga in Des Plaines. Moms will learn how to take control of their lives, live consciously and experience more joy and happiness every day.

    Life Coach Tina Haisman Offers New Life-Coaching Group for New Moms at Twisted Tree Yoga Mar 17, 2014 12:00 AM
    Certified Master Life Coach Tina Haisman will lead an inspiring 4-week life-coaching group for moms and babies at Twisted Tree Yoga in Des Plaines. Moms will learn how to take control of their lives, live consciously and experience more joy and happiness every day.

  • The SoapboxMar 15, 2014 12:00 AM
    Daily Herald editors write their opinions on such things as a tollway oasis's demise, a village's new logo and donations that touch the heart -- and the funny bone.

  • The Northwest Choral Society presented a 2013 concert at Southminster Church in Arlington Heights. Tom Perles

    The Northwest Choral Society (“NWCS”), under the direction of artistic director Alan Wellman, will present “Crowning Jewels – Music of Britain’s Choral Revival” on Sunday, May 10, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. at the Grace Episcopal Church in Oak Park.

  • Teddy Christiansen, 7, shares smiles and laughs with his mom, Jenny, as they watch the Funny Bones Improv show at Advocate Children's Hospital-Park Ridge.

    Advocate Children's Hospital-Park Ridge prescribes a funny regimenMar 13, 2014 12:00 AM
    At home playing improv comedy clubs, some local comedians bring their humor to a new audience when they perform for sick children and their parents at Advocate Children's Hospital-Park Ridge. “Comedy can be a pain relief for kids,” says Laney Bremner, one of the hospital's 14 certified child life specialists.

  • Friendship Village of Schaumburg’s Briarwood Healthcare Center has been reported as being one of the best nursing homes in the country by U.S. News and World Report. submitted

    Friendship Village Among the Very Best Mar 13, 2014 12:00 AM
    Friendship Village of Schaumburg’s Briarwood Healthcare Center has been reported as being one of the best nursing homes in the country by U.S. News and World Report.

  • Park Ridge woman to head Chicago area Girl ScoutsMar 12, 2014 12:00 AM
    Nancy Wright of Park Ridge will be CEO of the nation’s largest Girl Scout council beginning Monday, March 17. She will lead Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana with operations in 245 communities, nearly 25,000 adult volunteers and a professional staff. “Her vision for the future centers on ensuring that the council serves the contemporary needs and interests of current and potential girl and adult members in innovative and fiscally responsible ways,” said Karen Layng, president of the council’s board.

  • Fonda Lewis is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and National Certified Counselor with Personal Growth Associates with offices in Schaumburg and Crystal Lake. She can be reached at (847) 413-9700 x336 or (847) 975-6294.

    Will Winter Ever End? Overcoming the Wintertime BluesMar 12, 2014 12:00 AM
    "Does it feel as if spring will never come? Do you feel unusually sad, irritable, moody or anxious?" - This article covers symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), and depression caused by our unusually bad winter this year. It then discusses various treatments, including light boxes, and multiple tips to help individuals and families overcome the wintertime blues.

  • The Light, a duet performed by Jordin Suwalski (left) and Sammy Kedziora, was awarded the Overall High Score in the Duo/Trio category, as well as the Overall High Score in the entire Primary/Junior division. Lisa Haring

    Artistry in Motion’s Award Winning Weekend at DanceAmerica 2014 Mar 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Artistry in Motion, the in-house dance company of the Des Plaines Park District, took home record top honors at DanceAmerica 2014, February 21 and 22, at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora.

  • Artwork from Oakton students on displayMar 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    Artwork from students at Oakton Community College is now on display at the Brickton Art Center in Park Ridge as part of a special exhibit, The Nature Project. The exhibit emphasizes “going green” and features paintings, ceramics, sculpture, photography, and drawings, according to a news release.

  • Barry and Mary Ellen Masek of Park Ridge enjoy swirling and sipping one of 60 wines at Clearbrook’s 50th annual A Grapevine of Friends Wine Tasting. Chicago Corporate Photography

    Wine tasting banishes cabin fever for record crowdMar 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    On Saturday, February 22, over 450 people wined and dined at the 50th annual A Grapevine of Friends Wine Tasting, benefitting Clearbrook’s Employment Services Program.

  • Megan Hustles for her son, Jack, left, who struggled with asthma when he was younger.

    Palatine mom Hustles for loved ones Mar 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    Palatine mom Megan Kunz knows how scary it can be to rush a child to the hospital. Four years ago, Megan and her husband, John, made several worried trips to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital hoping to treat their 3-year-old son Jack as he gasped for air. It was terrifying to see him so sick, and it was still scary when doctors told them it was caused by asthma.

  • Spring Book Sale at Des Plaines Public Library Mar 5, 2014 12:00 AM
    Des Plaines Public Library Spring Book Sale is April 4-6, 2014

  • The Dillon-Gavin School of Irish Dance teachers and their six dancers representing North America are, from left: Bernadette Gavin; Patrick Holbrook, u15, Niles; Sarah Conneelly, u12, Arlington Heights; Kristjan Gudmundson, u14, Niles; Lindsey Kelly u21, Niles; Ronan Donahue u15, Park Ridge; Claudia Morrison, u12, Des Plaines; and teacher Maureen Yawger. Dawn Morrison

    London CallingMar 5, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Dillon-Gavin School of Irish Dance located in Des Plaines, is sending six young dancers to compete in the World Championships of Irish Dance in London, England this April. Attached please find an article with two group photos for submission. I am a parent of one of the dancers and I do have additional action photos available, upon your request. Please feel free to contact me via this email address, with any questions or you can visit the school's website at for more information.

  • Town hall on underage drinking scheduledMar 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    A town-hall meeting is scheduled in Park Ridge to address underage drinking and drug use, organizers said.

  • What is Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)?Feb 26, 2014 12:00 AM
    Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) combines endoscopy and ultrasound; this procedure allows a doctor to obtain detailed images of the digestive track.

  • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital is Hosting Community Blood Drive on March 5Feb 25, 2014 12:00 AM
    Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital is hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, March 5, 10 am – 4 pm in the Prairie Room at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, 450 West Highway 22 in Barrington, Illinois.

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