Take a quick run through The Week in Pictures

 
 
Posted8/11/2019 9:00 PM

Daily Herald photographers traveled around the suburbs to bring you images of warm summer days and nights in this edition of The Week in Pictures

Niko Sotirovic, 7, of Vernon Hills runs through a sprinkler as The Vernon Hills Police Department hosted their 24th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday at Hartmann Park.
  Niko Sotirovic, 7, of Vernon Hills runs through a sprinkler as The Vernon Hills Police Department hosted their 24th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday at Hartmann Park.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Giovanni Pagano, 11, of Keeneyville digs into a slice of pizza during the Taste of Roselle Sunday, August 4, 2019 in downtown Roselle.
  Giovanni Pagano, 11, of Keeneyville digs into a slice of pizza during the Taste of Roselle Sunday, August 4, 2019 in downtown Roselle.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
A horse is washed down at Arlington International Racecourse during Arlington Million Day Saturday, August 10, 2019.
  A horse is washed down at Arlington International Racecourse during Arlington Million Day Saturday, August 10, 2019.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Scott and Kristen Wendell, of Arlington Heights eat their food among a throng of people at the annual Mane Event in Arlington Heights to kick off the Arlington Million.
  Scott and Kristen Wendell, of Arlington Heights eat their food among a throng of people at the annual Mane Event in Arlington Heights to kick off the Arlington Million.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Miles Tolkson, 9, of St. Charles cradles his water balloon as others explode around him during the water balloon toss as part of National Night Out at The Oasis & Circle Park in Bloomingdale on Tuesday.
  Miles Tolkson, 9, of St. Charles cradles his water balloon as others explode around him during the water balloon toss as part of National Night Out at The Oasis & Circle Park in Bloomingdale on Tuesday.
Patrick Kunzer | Staff Photographer
People check out the new automatic system that sorts books, DVDs, and other library materials at the Lake Villa District library.
  People check out the new automatic system that sorts books, DVDs, and other library materials at the Lake Villa District library.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
St. Mary of the Annunciation Catholic Church volunteer Gina DeBord dips corn on the cob in butter during Country Fest in Mundelein Sunday, August 4, 2019.
  St. Mary of the Annunciation Catholic Church volunteer Gina DeBord dips corn on the cob in butter during Country Fest in Mundelein Sunday, August 4, 2019.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
Round Lake School District's 116 new principal Jeff King visits with student Andrew Mondragon and his mom, Karina Reyes, during the Pleviak School welcome celebration Monday in Lake Villa. Families were invited to tour the building, tour a school bus, pick up bus tags and meet with some community partners.
  Round Lake School District's 116 new principal Jeff King visits with student Andrew Mondragon and his mom, Karina Reyes, during the Pleviak School welcome celebration Monday in Lake Villa. Families were invited to tour the building, tour a school bus, pick up bus tags and meet with some community partners.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
From left Jordyn Hedburg of LaCrosse, Wisconsin, Karlie Korish of Portage, Wisconsin and Abbie Janisch of Portage, Wisconsin have fun in the best dressed contest at Arlington International Racecourse during Arlington Million Day Saturday, August 10, 2019.
  From left Jordyn Hedburg of LaCrosse, Wisconsin, Karlie Korish of Portage, Wisconsin and Abbie Janisch of Portage, Wisconsin have fun in the best dressed contest at Arlington International Racecourse during Arlington Million Day Saturday, August 10, 2019.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Hundreds of people stand on Main Street Monday during a 31-minute candlelight vigil at the St. Charles Municipal Center for the victims of the past weekend's shootings.
  Hundreds of people stand on Main Street Monday during a 31-minute candlelight vigil at the St. Charles Municipal Center for the victims of the past weekend's shootings.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Carmen and Mary Siciliano celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary at Heritage Woods in Batavia. They were married while he was home on leave from World War II.
  Carmen and Mary Siciliano celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary at Heritage Woods in Batavia. They were married while he was home on leave from World War II.
Rick West | Staff Photographer
Tom Ulke, of Naperville uses and electric under to smooth edges on boards as the Naperville Professional Firefighters for a Cause team with national nonprofit organization Sleep in Heavenly Peace and other volunteers to build 40 beds to provide local children in need a comfortable bed, at the Naperville Fire Department Station 4 on Brookdale Road in Naperville Saturday.
  Tom Ulke, of Naperville uses and electric under to smooth edges on boards as the Naperville Professional Firefighters for a Cause team with national nonprofit organization Sleep in Heavenly Peace and other volunteers to build 40 beds to provide local children in need a comfortable bed, at the Naperville Fire Department Station 4 on Brookdale Road in Naperville Saturday.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Lany Rackley, 8, of Vernon Hills competes in a hula hoop contest as The Vernon Hills Police Department hosted their 24th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday at Hartmann Park.
  Lany Rackley, 8, of Vernon Hills competes in a hula hoop contest as The Vernon Hills Police Department hosted their 24th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday at Hartmann Park.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Addison Jones, 6, of Crystal Lake plays on a climbing wall during the Hoffman Estates National Night Out at the police department Tuesday.
  Addison Jones, 6, of Crystal Lake plays on a climbing wall during the Hoffman Estates National Night Out at the police department Tuesday.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Janniel Rosado, 8, of Elgin watches a stack of Jenga Giant boards fall at the National Night Out event at Festival Park in Elgin Tuesday. Behind him is his mother Jazmin.
  Janniel Rosado, 8, of Elgin watches a stack of Jenga Giant boards fall at the National Night Out event at Festival Park in Elgin Tuesday. Behind him is his mother Jazmin.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Palatine resident Brenda Glenn gets a giant hug from firefighter/paramedic Tom Novak when she visited a Palatine village firehouse Tuesday to offer thanks exactly one year after she went into cardiac arrest and her life was saved. The firefighter/paramedics that saved her life and are not pictured are Kevin Learch, Will Hildenbrandt, and Brian Pelletreau
  Palatine resident Brenda Glenn gets a giant hug from firefighter/paramedic Tom Novak when she visited a Palatine village firehouse Tuesday to offer thanks exactly one year after she went into cardiac arrest and her life was saved. The firefighter/paramedics that saved her life and are not pictured are Kevin Learch, Will Hildenbrandt, and Brian Pelletreau
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Wildlife can be seen near the Naperville Riverwalk, such as this cormorant.
  Wildlife can be seen near the Naperville Riverwalk, such as this cormorant.
Bev Horne | Staff Photographer
Betty Reynolds, of Naperville makes some cotton candy during Gurnee Days Friday in Viking Park.
  Betty Reynolds, of Naperville makes some cotton candy during Gurnee Days Friday in Viking Park.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Arati Patel, left, of Naperville, receives a kiss after proposal from Kinshuk Patel of Virginia, along the Naperville Riverwalk.
  Arati Patel, left, of Naperville, receives a kiss after proposal from Kinshuk Patel of Virginia, along the Naperville Riverwalk.
Bev Horne | Staff Photographer
Michael Kehl, of Des Plaines samples a baked potato as he soaks up the sun at St. Zachary AugustFest in Des Plaines on Thursday.
  Michael Kehl, of Des Plaines samples a baked potato as he soaks up the sun at St. Zachary AugustFest in Des Plaines on Thursday.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Mason Whiston, 7, of Lake Villa laughs as he holds tight to Theodore the Bull, a lurching and spinning bull ride at Lindenfest on E. Sand Lake Rd. in Lindenhurst Thursday evening.
  Mason Whiston, 7, of Lake Villa laughs as he holds tight to Theodore the Bull, a lurching and spinning bull ride at Lindenfest on E. Sand Lake Rd. in Lindenhurst Thursday evening.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Madden Lutze, 9, of Antioch, winds up her pitch to check her speed during the 2nd annual "Empowering Girls for Life" convention in Rosemont on Saturday, August 10, 2019.
  Madden Lutze, 9, of Antioch, winds up her pitch to check her speed during the 2nd annual "Empowering Girls for Life" convention in Rosemont on Saturday, August 10, 2019.
Bev Horne | Staff Photographer
Jimmy Blaze puts a choke hold on Kyle Blanchard during a POWW wrestling match at Lakemoor Fest in Morrison Park on Route 120 Friday.
  Jimmy Blaze puts a choke hold on Kyle Blanchard during a POWW wrestling match at Lakemoor Fest in Morrison Park on Route 120 Friday.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Chris Koenemann, of Luke's grills some burgers during Gurnee Days Friday in Viking Park.
  Chris Koenemann, of Luke's grills some burgers during Gurnee Days Friday in Viking Park.
Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer
Jim Wojdyla, singer for Modern Day Romeos, sings with a wireless mic as the crowd takes selfies with him and the rest of the band plays on stage at Lakemoor Fest in Morrison Park on Route 120 Friday.
  Jim Wojdyla, singer for Modern Day Romeos, sings with a wireless mic as the crowd takes selfies with him and the rest of the band plays on stage at Lakemoor Fest in Morrison Park on Route 120 Friday.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Mark Varley, 6, with Cub Scout pack 84, gets his fireman hat on for the Lindenfest parade with theme "Saluting our First Responders" in Lindenhurst Saturday, August 10, 2019.
  Mark Varley, 6, with Cub Scout pack 84, gets his fireman hat on for the Lindenfest parade with theme "Saluting our First Responders" in Lindenhurst Saturday, August 10, 2019.
Bev Horne | Staff Photographer
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