Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum retiring climate change exhibit, increasing admission
After a six-year run, the climate change exhibit at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum will close Feb. 5 to make way for an immersive gallery of Chicago-area nature that's expected to open in April.
Doe the right thing: Wauconda firefighters know how to rescue deer from icy Fox River, tooWauconda Fire District personnel this weekend rescued a deer that had fallen through the ice on the Fox River in Port Barrington. It's all in their training.
Elgin Theatre Company to stage salty comedy 'Sylvia'The 2022-23 season of the Elgin Theatre Company continues with "Sylvia," a comedy about relationships, nature and growing older.
Best Bets: Adam Sandler, 'Lombardi,' Denyce Graves, 'Dancing With the Stars Live'Adam Sandler brings his live tour to Chicago's United Center Sunday. Plus, tickets are only $15 for "Lombardi" at the Genesee, mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves performs at Naperville's North Central College, and "Dancing With the Stars Live" brings its new live touring show to Rosemont.
Movie producer from Geneva shines light on homelessness, mental illnessA 1991 Geneva High School graduate has produced a recently released movie for Sony Pictures that shines light on homelessness, mental illness.
Fremd student expands mission to encourage girls to pursue STEM careersRuby Arun, a sophomore at William Fremd High School in Palatine, is growing her mission to inspire girls to pursue careers in STEM fields.
Sherman Hospital ER manager named Advocate's Nurse Leader of the YearDaniel Haslett, the clinical nurse manager for the emergency department and trauma services at Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin, has been named the hospital group's first Nurse Leader of the Year.
Some practical tips to keep pets safe during coyote mating seasonOwners of cats and small dogs are reminded to be more vigilant during coyote mating season.
'Phenomenal change': How Central DuPage Hospital is reshaping downtown WinfieldNorthwestern Medicine will open a $38.8 million medical office building today as part of redevelopment efforts in downtown Winfield.
Woodstock celebrates 30 years of 'Groundhog Day' film with familiar festival"Groundhog Day" hit the big screen 30 years ago this year, a year after the iconic comedy was filmed in Woodstock. In keeping with the movie's plot, the city hopes this year's festival looks similar to previous ones.
It's 'sheer madness,' but Valentine's Day provides a sweet spot for suburban retailers"They're looking for the one item their love loves," according to one suburban retailer. So local stores are getting ready for Valentine's Day.
Catholic parishes in Prospect Heights, Mount Prospect to consolidateSt. Alphonsus Liguori in Prospect Heights and St. Thomas Becket in Mount Prospect will unite as one parish with two worship sites, one pastor and one pastoral team, effective July 1, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced over the weekend.