Have a seat and enjoy the view of The Week in Pictures

 
 
Posted3/8/2020 7:00 PM

Daily Herald photographers found many important situations to photograph last week.

Jim Anderson, of Elgin finds a well-placed log to take a break on an uphill climb during the Kane County Forest Preserve's monthly senior stroll at Johnson's Mound in Elburn Thursday.
  Jim Anderson, of Elgin finds a well-placed log to take a break on an uphill climb during the Kane County Forest Preserve's monthly senior stroll at Johnson's Mound in Elburn Thursday.
Rick West | Staff Photographer
Barrington Fire Chief Jim Arie, center, was saluted with a walkout ceremony as a headed into retirement Friday March 6, 2020 at the Barrington Public Safety Building.
  Barrington Fire Chief Jim Arie, center, was saluted with a walkout ceremony as a headed into retirement Friday March 6, 2020 at the Barrington Public Safety Building.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Eddie Korosa Jr., of Chicago plays during a Cook Memorial Public Library District program at the Libertyville Senior Center on Monday.
  Eddie Korosa Jr., of Chicago plays during a Cook Memorial Public Library District program at the Libertyville Senior Center on Monday.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
The Cook Memorial Public Library District and the Libertyville Senior Center hosted musician Eddie Korosa Jr. on Monday which brought smiles to the 140 members of the audience.
  The Cook Memorial Public Library District and the Libertyville Senior Center hosted musician Eddie Korosa Jr. on Monday which brought smiles to the 140 members of the audience.
Paul Valade | Staff Photographer
Nearly a year after five-year old A.J. Freund was killed by his parents, the Crystal Lake home where prosecutors allege that occurred is being demolished.
  Nearly a year after five-year old A.J. Freund was killed by his parents, the Crystal Lake home where prosecutors allege that occurred is being demolished.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
A mourner takes a knee at the funeral for Ronald "Ron" George Olson, of Elgin at Symonds-Madison Funeral Home in Elgin Wednesday.
  A mourner takes a knee at the funeral for Ronald "Ron" George Olson, of Elgin at Symonds-Madison Funeral Home in Elgin Wednesday.
Rick West | Staff Photographer
Students at Madison Elementary in Lombard make their own dog treats which they will sell in hopes of raising $300 to donate to the animals and wildlife affected by the wildfires in Australia. Student Dillon Loftus, 6, has a hard time putting on his gloves which are soaked with peanut butter, one of the ingredients used for the dog treats.
  Students at Madison Elementary in Lombard make their own dog treats which they will sell in hopes of raising $300 to donate to the animals and wildlife affected by the wildfires in Australia. Student Dillon Loftus, 6, has a hard time putting on his gloves which are soaked with peanut butter, one of the ingredients used for the dog treats.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Students pile up the finished dog treats which will sold later in the week. The Madison Elementary students, in Lombard, make their own dog treats in hopes of raising $300 to donate to the animals and wildlife affected by the wildfires in Australia.
  Students pile up the finished dog treats which will sold later in the week. The Madison Elementary students, in Lombard, make their own dog treats in hopes of raising $300 to donate to the animals and wildlife affected by the wildfires in Australia.
Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer
Emcee and singer Ellis Reed, who won first for his singing in the national Veterans Creative Arts Festival in 2019 performs Thursday during the annual Lovell Federal Health Care Center Veterans Creative Arts Festival Thursday at College of Lake County in Grayslake.
  Emcee and singer Ellis Reed, who won first for his singing in the national Veterans Creative Arts Festival in 2019 performs Thursday during the annual Lovell Federal Health Care Center Veterans Creative Arts Festival Thursday at College of Lake County in Grayslake.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Two fish head representatives of Lures4U.com wander around the Northern Illinois Boat Show & Sale at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake Saturday, February 7, 2020.
  Two fish head representatives of Lures4U.com wander around the Northern Illinois Boat Show & Sale at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake Saturday, February 7, 2020.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
Six-yea-old Daphne Earnest, of St. Charles tries her hand at tapping a log with a hand drill during Maple Sugaring Days at Creek Bend Nature Center in LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve in St. Charles Saturday, February 7, 2020.
  Six-yea-old Daphne Earnest, of St. Charles tries her hand at tapping a log with a hand drill during Maple Sugaring Days at Creek Bend Nature Center in LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve in St. Charles Saturday, February 7, 2020.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Rolling Meadows performs at the 27th annual Chicagoland Showcase at John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights Saturday, February 7, 2020.
  Rolling Meadows performs at the 27th annual Chicagoland Showcase at John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights Saturday, February 7, 2020.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Batavia performs at the 27th annual Chicagoland Showcase at John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights Saturday, February 7, 2020.
  Batavia performs at the 27th annual Chicagoland Showcase at John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights Saturday, February 7, 2020.
Brian Hill | Staff Photographer
Members of the Lake Zurich High School football team rush into the icy waters of Lake Zurich for the 7th Annual Purple Plunge at Breezewald Park in Lake Zurich Saturday, February 7, 2020.
  Members of the Lake Zurich High School football team rush into the icy waters of Lake Zurich for the 7th Annual Purple Plunge at Breezewald Park in Lake Zurich Saturday, February 7, 2020.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
A man in a banana suit watches as others run into the icy waters of Lake Zurich during the 7th Annual Purple Plunge at Breezewald Park in Lake Zurich Saturday, February 7, 2020.
  A man in a banana suit watches as others run into the icy waters of Lake Zurich during the 7th Annual Purple Plunge at Breezewald Park in Lake Zurich Saturday, February 7, 2020.
John Starks | Staff Photographer
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