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  • Blarney Island had about 2 to 3 feet of water inside the bar during Chain O' Lakes flooding in spring 2013.

    Blarney Island being raised above Chain flood levelsApr 18, 2014 12:00 AM
    When floodwaters crested on the Chain O' Lakes a year ago, Blarney Island owner Rob Hardman said the only place he was able to walk inside the century-old Grass Lake tavern was on the bar top. But the final phase of a plan to raise the whole bar above flood levels is set to begin. “When it's completed, it would take an absolutely catastrophic event for it to flood," Hardman said.

     
  • Amber Kraus

    Plea deal expected in Grant High School teacher sex abuse caseApr 17, 2014 12:00 AM
    The case involving the former Grant High School teacher accused of having sex with a student most likely will be settled with a plea agreement before her scheduled May 2 trial, attorneys said Thursday.

     
  • Registration Deadline Nears for Free K-12 Science Teacher WorkshopApr 17, 2014 12:00 AM
    Science teachers who wish to attend a free May 10 workshop on how to bring the excitement of NASA to their Earth Science classrooms should register by April 25.

     
  • Midwest Sports Academy is planning its first “Who’s Got Next” 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, set for July 18-19.

    Midwest Sports Academy to host basketball tourneyApr 14, 2014 12:00 AM
    Midwest Sports Academy invites teams of all ages and skill levels to participate in the first "Who's Got Next" 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament July 18-19.

     
  • Procrastinators can Celebrate! Scientists Say it’s in Your GenesApr 14, 2014 12:00 AM
    If you’d rather put off until tomorrow what could be done today, blame your parents. Researchers have discovered there may be a genetic reason for these tendencies, genetically linking procrastination and impulsivity which suggests they can be inherited.

     
  • Doug Maxeiner

    Despite earlier setback, Wauconda water plans moving forwardApr 11, 2014 12:00 AM
    Wauconda’s renewed quest for Lake Michigan drinking water continues to sail forward through once-choppy waters. The Central Lake County Joint Action Water Agency’s executive committee has agreed to send Wauconda’s request for membership to the agency’s board of directors for consideration.

     
  • Ela Soccer Becomes the First Soccer Club in Illinois to Receive the 5-Star Competitive Club Award. Apr 11, 2014 12:00 AM
    (April 10, 2014) LAKE ZURICH - Illinois Youth Soccer has awarded Ela Soccer Club with the 5-Star Competitive Club award. This designation complements the US Youth Soccer 5-Star Recreational Program award that Ela Soccer was awarded last year. Ela Soccer becomes the First soccer club in Illinois to receive the 5-Star Competitive Club designation and the only soccer club to have received both awards.

     
  • Laura Meehan recently opened Callie’s Cuties, the western suburbs’ first nut-free bakery. Amy Weiland

    Nut free bakery opens in western suburbsApr 11, 2014 12:00 AM
    Families with nut allergies can now outsource birthday cakes, wedding cakes, holiday treats, and much more thanks to a new nut free bakery in the western suburbs.

     
  • Midwest Sports Academy is planning its first “Who’s Got Next” 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, set for July 18-19.

    Midwest Sports Academy 3 on 3 basketball tournament to help underprivileged kids and cancer patientApr 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    Midwest Sports Academy invites teams of all ages and skill levels to participate in the first "Who's Got Next" 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament July 18-19.

     
  • Mayor Ruben Pineda meets citizens following the 2014 State of the City Address at City Hall. Krista Coltrin

    West Chicago Mayor Delivers 2014 State of the CityApr 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    Mayor Credits "Thoughtful Planning and Strategic Foresight" For City's Solid Financial Position in the 2014 State of the City Address

     
  • Artist Johanna Gullick paints a watercolor during the April 4 Art in Action First Friday Show at Lakeside Legacy Arts Park in Crystal Lake. Gullick is a longtime resident partner artists with studio space at Lakeside. Gullick is a professional artist and educator who offers a variety of art classes out of her studio.

    Our Gratitude: Volunteer Appreciation Week Apr 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    There is much anticipation for springtime, especially on the 12-acres of Lakeside Legacy Arts Park and grounds of the Historic Dole Mansion in Crystal Lake! Spring is a time for growth and reflection for the foundation, as well as time for preparation for the 35th annual Lakeside Fest over the 4th of July Weekend, concerts in ‘the Listening Room’, First Friday art shows, and Hip Hop Explosion programs. The Foundation’s many successes are only made possible with the help from amazing community volunteers and donors!

     
  • A Scholarly ExampleApr 9, 2014 12:00 AM
    Glenbard West graduate Janet Vazquez is currently in her second semester at the College of DuPage thanks to a full two-year scholarship presented to her by Glen Ellyn Infant Welfare. Each spring the GEIW scholarship committee works closely with the counseling staffs at Glenbard West and Glenbard South to award full time two year scholarships to graduating seniors.

     
  • Avni Patel, 4-H member of Busy Beavers in Lake County. Cindy Sarkady

    Local 4-H members part of legislative team in SpringfieldApr 9, 2014 12:00 AM
    Avni Patel promoted the value of the 4-H program as part of Illinois’ delegation to the Illinois Capitol as part of Illinois 4-H’s Legislative Connection. Avni from Lake County was one of the 29 4-H members statewide who met with state legislators March 25 and 26 to show the impact of University of Illinois Extension 4-H on the lives of Illinois families.

     
  • Current West Chicago Cultural Arts Commission chair Anni Holm pictured working on Plasti-City piece in 2008. Photo credit Tony Abasolo.

    ommission Members Bring Backgrounds to Volunteer AppointmentsApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Commission Members Bring Impressive and Accomplished Backgrounds to Volunteer Appointments

     
  • Downtown retailer celebrates first anniversary with expanded products and services. Courtesy of Little Details

    Downtown Retailer Celebrates First AnniversaryApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Downtown Retailer Celebrates First Anniversary

     
  • Richard Ryndak’s Badlands, 2013, a black-and-white digital photograph, was the winner of the 2013 CLC Student Art Competition Purchase Award.

    CLC’s Student Art Competition exhibit opens April 11Apr 3, 2014 12:00 AM
    A variety of artwork by College of Lake County students will be on display April 11 through May 17 at the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art on the Grayslake campus.

     
  • Some lessons in looking out for taxpayersApr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    A Daily Herald editorial says a newspapers role is not simply to expose questionable spending, bad behavior and corruption. It’s also important to shine a light on those who do the right thing, with the hope that others follow suit.

     
  • Capt. Kellan Sams

    Grayslake man named club’s March hometown heroApr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Round Lake Area Exchange Club announced that U.S. Army Capt. Kellan Sams of Grayslake is the March hometown hero.

     
  • Health department highlights its 2013 accomplishmentsApr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    National Public Health Week, April 7 to 13, is a time to recognize the contributions of public health. Since 1995, communities across the nation have participated in this observance that is sponsored by the American Public Health Association.

     
  • Don Collins, as Don Lockwood, Tori Marie Cahn as Kathy Selden and Mike Danovich as Cosmo Brown stepping out of the rain for a candid in Music on Stage’s performance of Singin’ in the Rain Rick Johnson

    Music on Stage presents Singin’ in the RainApr 1, 2014 12:00 AM
    Music on Stage presents Singin' in the Rain

     
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