Wed May 15, 2013
Lake Forest and Lake Bluff police blotter for May 14
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Lake Forest and Lake Bluff police departments.
Tue May 14, 2013
Driver Flees After Police Stop, Officer Gives Chase
Karlene Lesh of Barrington Hills was arrested Sunday for driving under the influence of alcohol, fleeing and eluding and improper stopping after a high speed chase on the Tri-State Tollway, according to Bannockburn Police reports .
Chamber of Commerce to Host Affordable Care Act Presentation
The information below comes from the Lake Forest Chamber of Commerce. This month's Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Chamber of Commerce luncheon will feature a presentation on the Affordable Care Act and how employers can effectively brace for change in 2014.
Mon May 13, 2013
Lake Forest/Lake Bluff: A Look at Metra Stops, Income Levels
A look at income levels in suburban towns with Metra stops provides a glimpse at the disparity in wealth throughout the area, according to a map by Crain's Chicago Business Journal.
Lake Bluff Target proposal not halted by traffic concerns
The old Shepard Chevrolet site at vacant Shepard Chevrolet site at 930 Carriage Park Lane in Lake Bluff.
Man Bangs on Car Window, Gets Arrested
Disorderly Conduct Joseph Kinnucan, 50, of Ingelside was arrested Tuesday for disorderly conduct after an altercation with another driver, according to Lake Bluff police reports .
Garden Club Helps Kids With Mother's Day
Children had a chance to make Mother's Day Gifts and the Lake Bluff Garden Club raised money to help beautify the community Saturday at its 51 st annual Garden Market on the Village Green.
Sun May 12, 2013
Transmission System Mechanic I - Transmission System Mechanic I The...
Transmission System Mechanic I The Central Lake County Joint Action Water Agency in Lake Bluff, IL is seeking qualified applicants.
Fri May 10, 2013
City to Host Workshop About Emerald Ash Borer
The information below comes from the City of Lake Forest. Residents of the City of Lake Forest and the Village of Lake Bluff are invited to attend a Workshop to learn about the Emerald Ash Borer on Saturday, June 1 from 9-11 a.m. at Gorton Community Center.
Thu May 09, 2013
Last Minute Mother's Day Gift Ideas
It's better late than never when it comes to Mother's Day gifts. Here are a couple creative ideas for gifts-including some that you can pick up locally and others you can order online.
Wed May 08, 2013
Police Blotter: Theft, Traffic Arrests
These incidents were among the official reports of the Libertyville Police Department .
20 Tips for a Successful Garage Sale in Lake Forest/Lake Bluff
Make some cash by combining your spring cleaning with a successful garage or tag sale with these tips from garage sale experts.
Table Hopping: Food with firefighter flair at Chief's Pub
"There are stories behind everything I do in life," insists Chuck Knesley. The rugged former Knollwood Fire Department chief hails from a long lineage of firemen.
Mon May 06, 2013
Half Off Starbucks Frappuccinos: Where to Get Them in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff
Starbucks' Frappuccino Happy Hour is back! Customers get half off any size or flavor frappuccino until May 12 if they visit a Starbucks location between 3 and 5 p.m. The popular blended coffee beverage comes in a variety of flavors including Caramel Ribbon Crunch, Mocha Cookie Crumble, Caramel, Mocha, Java Chip, White Chocolate Mocha and more.
Teacher Appreciation Day in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff: Share Stories of Gratitude
Teachers make an impact on our lives from early childhood through college and beyond, but a new survey reveals that 75 percent of adults don't express appreciation to their former teachers.
Littering Leads to DUI Arrest
DUI Lukasz Klis, 24, of Harwood Heights was arrested April 26 for driving under the influence of alcohol, according to Lake Bluff Police reports .
Fri May 03, 2013
Gas Prices Up in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff
The majority of states may be experiencing a drop in gas prices, but not Illinois and other parts of the Midwest, according to AAA.
Lake Bluff Woman Charged with Endangering Life of a Child
The information below comes from the Lake Forest Police Department . Driving under the influence On April 21, officers responded to a one car crash on Ridge Road in which the vehicle left the road striking landscaping, a wall and a gate.
Grille No. 43 Owner to Open Whiskey Bar, Restaurant in Lake Forest
Grille No. 43 owner Ted Boufis plans to open a whiskey bar and a French/Asian fusion restaurant in Lake Forest later this summer.