Stevenson senior Sophia Way is not on any list of Illinois’s highest-ranked girls basketball players.
July 24 4:44 p.m. |
Hi, my name is Alana. I attend school in the Hawthorn District. I am doing a community service project collecting new school supplies and gently used backpacks with working zippers. All of the supplies will go to Lake County area schools.
Deerfield residents will soon be able operate a home baking business without fear of prosecution or need of a license.
The Village Board of Trustees unanimously approved a modified proposal for an ordinance allowing home baking businesses in Deerfield during its regularly scheduled meeting Monday, July 21, at Village Hall.
July 23 10:10 a.m. |
Anyone wondering how difficult it might be to bring peace to the Middle East need look no further than the North Shore.
Riverwoods resident Hannah Schlacter and Bashar Sorri, a Jerusalem Arab currently living on the North Shore, both support a peaceful solution to years of conflict — but some of their ideas are miles apart.
July 23 10 a.m. |
Those unfamiliar with the Jewish experience in South Africa received a combination history lesson and first-hand account from Skokie resident and South African native Naomi Pollak on July 16.
The presentation was part of the Hadassah Chicago North Shore Chapter’s 2014 Summer Camp series, called “Where in the World? Growing up Jewish in Faraway Lands.” Each Wednesday of the month, Jewish women who grew up in Egypt, Iran, Cuba, Mexico and elsewhere speak about their experiences and how they differ from the ones they lead now in the United States.
With some of the area’s largest corporations considering taking their headquarters to foreign soil, both Rep. Brad Schneider (D-Deerfield) and his challenger, former Rep. Robert Dold (R-Kenilworth), want to see government action.
Reforming the corporate tax code and specific legislation to curb the incentive for American corporations to move overseas and take advantage of lower corporate taxes has emerged as a leading issue in this rematch for the 10th Congressional District seat between Dold and Schneider Nov. 4.
July 22 2:54 p.m. |
United States Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois suggested that customers of Walgreens may take their business elsewhere if the company decides to move its headquarters from Deerfield to somewhere in Europe.
July 22 1:22 p.m. |
Aggrego News Service
What’s happening in the Middle East might not seem more than 6,000 miles away to area Jews who are feeling the heat of pro-Palestinian sentiment.
In a battle stretching the length of Lake Michigan, Windquest outdueled Il Mostro for first-to-finish honors in the Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac.
Deerfield is on pace to collect the smallest amount of sales tax revenue it has received in the last five years unless a recent surge in new retail business and a robust holiday shopping season reverse the trend.
After steady growth between 2009 and 2012, revenue dropped five percent last year and has continued at the 2013 pace, according to the treasurer’s report presented by village Finance Director Eric Burk at the July 7 village board meeting.
July 21 11:25 a.m. |