Things To Do
This season, kick it up a notch and do something good for your “sole” by giving your old shoes a much-needed makeover.
Oct. 1 4:20 p.m. |
More than a year after Gov. Pat Quinn visited the future site of the College of Lake County’s Lakeshore Campus expansion to announce that $35.9 million in funding had been released for the $47.9 million project, a revised timeline has the new building opening in 2019.
Oct. 1 3:44 p.m. |
Georgie McCool is a successful sitcom writer. She has a great husband (Neal) and two children (Alice and Noomi) who are both precocious and adorable....
When the Deerfield Public Library decided to award a trophy to the winner of its summer reading program, the students at Wilmot Elementary School got...
Sept. 30 12:27 p.m. |
On a sunny, Friday afternoon, I discover her standing in my kitchen. She’s leaning deep into my refrigerator, hunched in the manner of a friend or another mom, shifting leftovers, making space.
Sept. 30 8:45 a.m. |
The senior's varsity career has been slow to develop. She chose to play on the JV team last year and benefited from the extended playing time. This year, she was sidelined by a concussion.
Sept. 30 12:25 a.m. |
“The Lake County Division of Transportation is hosting a rare tire recycling event on Friday, October 31, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., 600 W. Winchester Road, Libertyville.” A rare tire recycling event? Does this mean it is an event that involves the recycling of rare tires, such as tires manufactured by Pablo Picasso during his post-Cubism period?
Sept. 29 11:43 a.m. |
Dear Help Squad, The Village of Skokie did construction on our street this summer. On July 10, they accidentally hit a gas pipe. Nicor was called; they came out and told us a tree had to be removed to fix the pipe.
Sept. 29 11 a.m. |
A new IHSA rule on yellow cards designed to curb hostile play in boys soccer is drawing the ire of area coaches.
Sept. 26 3:26 p.m. |
“I can’t go to school anymore,” my eighth-grader said — multiple times — last year. Then, in February, she grew frighteningly quiet as she waged a silent war that few at her school recognized or discussed.
Sept. 26 8:30 a.m. |