9 hrs ago
Lake Forest students say playing taps lets them give back to veterans
Thomas Balk, left, and Tim Walther, both 17, will play Taps and Echo at this year's Memorial Day ceremonies in Lake Bluff and Lake Forest.
14 hrs ago
Lake Forest Country Day school dedicates 'outdoor classroom'
Lake Forest Country Day School students will release the amphibious creatures this week to restore an important mobile element to what is now the school's outdoor classroom.
DUI figures show less drinking and driving in Lake County
First conviction: up to 1 year jail, fine up to $2,500, lose driver's license at least 1 year.
Tue May 21, 2013
Lake Forest and Lake Bluff police blotter for May 21
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Lake Forest Police Department.
Lake Forest 3rd Ward faces BMW Championship, hospital reconstruction
Ward 1: 7-8:30 p.m., Thursday, May 23, Gorton Center, 400 Illinois Road, led by Aldermen Kent Novit and Catherine Waldeck.
James Herber, Banker and Veteran, Dies
James Frederick Herber, 86, a Lake Forest banker, veteran of two wars and a 52-year Lake Forest resident, died Tuesday, according to information from Wenban Funeral Home .
Seat Belt Violation Leads to Fugitive Arrest
Fugitive Warrant Stephen Foley, 87, of Lake Forest was arrested Thursday on a failure to appear on a warrant from Williamson County after Lake Bluff Police stopped him for seat violation, according to Lake Bluff Police reports .
Sat May 18, 2013
Lake Forest Man Arrested for Slapping a Juvenile
The information below comes from the Lake Forest Police Department. Consumption of alcohol by a minor April 28: Police and an ambulance responded to Lake Forest College for a report of a highly intoxicated student.
Table Hopping: To taste Paris, head to Mundelein
The chocolate mousse dome is an abundant scoop of mousse covered with dark chocolate ganache and served with raspberry sauce and fresh berries .
Thu May 16, 2013
Open Lands, City Seek Volunteers Saturday
People with a bent for community service and nature are encouraged to be part of Volunteer Workday from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at either Forest Park or McCormick Ravine, according to information from the City of Lake Forest .
Notable Lake County Resident to be CLC Commencement Speaker
Lake Forest resident Dean DeBiase , a former College of Lake County student who gained distinction as a Silicon Valley and Chicago business leader, will be the keynote speaker at the college's commencement ceremony on Saturday.. DeBiase, who transferred from CLC a few credits short of earning a degree, will also receive an honorary associate degree ... (more)
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.
Lake Forest High School tackles teen depression with awareness week
Lake Forest High School students participate in a yoga session led by Priscilla Stoll, owner of Forever Om Yoga in Lake Forest, as part of Depression Awareness Week activities.
Tue May 14, 2013
Lake Forest Woman's Rug Company Gives Afghan Women Hope
Lake Forest resident Connie Duckworth, who started her own rug company after retiring as Goldman Sachs' first female trading partner, was recently featured on WGN News for her efforts to alleviate poverty in an Afghanistan village.
Mon May 13, 2013
Lake County deputy sheriff charged in sex sting
Deputy Sheriff Eric Francke, 33, was arrested and later charged on May 10 with solicitation of sexual acts and obstruction of justice after a month-long investigation.
Lake Bluff Target Wins Planning and Zoning Approval
The proposal for a Target store in Lake Bluff cleared another hurdle as the joint Plan Commission & Zoning Board of Appeals voted 4 to 1 at a May 7 public hearing to recommend village board approval , reported the Lake Forester .
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.
Three Ejected From Van During Crash
Five people were injured in a three-vehicle collision including a tractor-trailer on the Tri-State Tollway near Highway 60 in Lake Forest today, according to the Illinois State Police.
Sat May 11, 2013
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1-800-GO-VAPOR.com Announces Strong First Quarter 2013
Today, 1-800-GO-VAPOR.com, a national ecommerce company specializing in top performing vapor steam cleaners for home and commercial use, announced it sold more of the incredible Ladybug Tekno 2350 steam cleaner than any other model during the first three months of 2013.
Fri May 10, 2013
Dold will run in 2014
Former Rep. Bob Dold announced Wednesday that he will run again in 2014, seeking to reclaim the seat he lost to Rep.