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Though Six Flags Great America isn't known for tossing around specific daily or seasonal attendance figures, Park President Hank Salemi offered a hint this week at how many people it has drawn to Gurnee since it opened in May 1976.
No expense was spared in 1927 when the Genesee Theatre - a "deluxe palace" - was constructed and equipped with the latest technology to accommodate live theater, musical presentations and film.
The Jane and Mike Weeden Terrace at The Church of the Holy Spirit was consecrated July 20 to honor the memory of the long-time Lake Forest residents and parishioners.
"West Side Stories, The History of West Lake Forest," the current exhibit at the Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Historical Society, has got people talking.
It will only take about five minutes for you to figure out precisely where this thoroughly artificial retirement-age romance is going as it plods along its deeply rutted path.
A village park in Libertyville could be transformed into a California-casual style neighborhood as a long-envisioned sale appears to be nearing a conclusion.
More than 100 local and out-of-state artists will showcase thousands of one-of-a-kind art pieces available for sale this weekend at Westfield Old Orchard during the annual North Shore Festival of Art.
The government-sanctioned mayhem continues unabated in this grisly follow-up to last year's surprise hit "The Purge," but the wickedly satiric sense of humor that made the original worth watching is nowhere to be found.
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" is the most thoughtful blockbuster of the summer by far, which doesn't prevent it from being a thoroughly satisfying adrenaline-pumper.
Beautiful LiFe What: Photographic exhibit of Lake Forest scenes by resident Caitlin Saville Collins Where: Re-invent Gallery, 202 E. Wisconsin Ave., Lake Forest When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday Opening Reception: 6-9 p.m., Friday, July 25 The "Beautiful LiFe" exhibit, celebrating Lake Forest through stunning black-and-white and color images, ... (more)
The Lake Forest Civic Orchestra announces the selection of four guest conductors for the 2014-2015 season.
The Glenview native and Lake Forest Academy grad was selected 192nd overall in the NHL draft by the Winnipeg Jets.
Roadwork is set to begin during the week of July 21 surrounding the Lake Forest Hospital campus.
Ragdale Ring will host an evening of storytelling, solo theater, song and beatbox on August 14th.
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Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 05:05 am
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