Dan Moran: Julie and Jim Donovan, who founded Habitat for Humanity Lake County 25 years ago, were honored with a lifetime achievement award.
From the Community
Oct. 29 1:15 p.m. |
This week’s pet spotlight is on Dolly, a two year old Wire Haired Terrier. Dolly is available for adoption at the Orphans of the Storm...
Citing rising costs and low enrollment, Cardinal Francis George has said some Archdiocese Schools will be closed or consolidated.
Oct. 29 1:02 p.m. |
Complete playoff brackets for Class 8A through 1A.
PADS Lake County celebrated the grand opening of its new offices and Daytime Resource Center at 1800 Grand Ave. in Waukegan on Tuesday.
Oct. 28 2:26 p.m. |
Art and commerce often combine. Someone had the bright idea of making action figures of the two main "Breaking Bad" characters, Walter White and Jesse Pinkman. Then someone had the not-so-bright idea of selling them at Toys R Us.
Oct. 28 11 a.m. |
Police Blotter: Lana V. Marchevsky, 61, of 2665 Forest Glen Trail, Riverwoods, was arrested Oct. 26 on the 800 block of Blackhawk Lane and charged with disorderly conduct.
From the Community
Oct. 28 10:22 a.m. |
Pioneer Press Staff
Lucy Knisley, author, illustrator, and adventure seeker, is now in her late twenties and has a lot to write about. Her memoir, Relish: My Life...
Arts & Entertainment
Comedian Tom Dreesen has seen it all. In the 1960s, the Harvey native pioneered the first interracial stand-up comedian team with Tim Reid (best known for his later role as Venus Flytrap on “WKRP in Cincinnati”). In the 1970s, he helped lead the strike against Mitzi Shore's iconic Comedy Store. Dressen also appeared on the “Tonight Show” 61 times and served as Frank Sinatra’s opening act for 14 years.
Oct. 27 noon |
Robert K. Elder
We’ve been debating about making voting easier for citizens and more accurate and secure. Unfortunately, to make the vote count accurate and secure, you have to make it harder to cast a ballot. But making it easier for people to vote opens the doors wide to fraud.
Oct. 27 11 a.m. |