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7 hrs ago | Lake Forester
The Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Running Club and Lake Forest Open Lands Association will host a paperless "green" 8K trail race - only the second to be held on Lake Forest Open Lands - on Sunday, Sept. 21. The 2nd annual Swinging Bridge Trail Race offers a unique running experience on a challenging 8K trail course on the scenic Derwen Mawr and Skokie River nature preserves.
8 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Envision Eye Center ophthalmologist Bradley E. Ruff, MD, and optometrist Victoria Haynes, OD, have joined Northwestern Medical Group and will continue to see patients in their Lake Forest and Grayslake offices. Ruff has been a member of the Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital medical staff for more than 30 years and will continue to perform surgery at Lake Forest Hospital and Grayslake Surgery Center.
9 hrs ago | Lake Forester
Every morning Margaret St. Claire positions herself in front of the school to greet teachers and students as they arrive for the day. When the school day is over, the new principal of Lake Bluff Elementary School gets back outside, when her schedule permits, to say goodbye.
Both Lake Forest and Lake Bluff made the switch to consolidated emergency dispatch last week - but neither community has its custom-built video phone monitor installed. The move to join a consolidated dispatch service run by Glenview but located in Highland Park was seamless, representatives from Lake Forest and Lake Bluff said, except for the lack of video monitors.
Picture a typical packed lunch and what often comes to mind is a sandwich, potato chips, a piece of fruit and a dessert. But as with many traditional eating habits, there are countless healthier, tastier alternatives to explore, even when packing a lunch for your picky eater.
The path to victory started with a promise from Aurora Christian quarterback Austin Bray to his coach, but it turned out to be a hard one to keep. After the Eagles fell behind Lake Forest Academy, Bray decided he was not going to let his team taste defeat, rallying unbeaten Aurora Christian to a 35-33 victory Saturday in Lake Forest.
Chicago Arkive Benefit Benefiting: Arkive, global conservancy effort Location: Racquet Club, Chicago Attended: 100+ Raised: $107,000 Website: arkive.org The 3rd annual Chicago Arkive Benefit, chaired by Cindy and Christopher Galvin of Winnetka and Sue and Terrence M. Graunke of Barrington, took place at Chicago's at Racquet Club. More than 100 guests attended the June 19 event, which $107,000 was raised for Arkive, a not-for-profit leader in the global conservancy effort.
The start of football season coincides with wing season and crowded Sundays at the bar. We've rolled it all into one guide.
The Lake Bluff School Caucus is seeking candidates to be considered as Caucus representatives in the April 2015 election for the Lake Bluff Elementary School District 65 and Lake Forest High School District 115 school boards. The LBSC will nominate three candidates for Lake Bluff Elementary School District 65 and one for Lake Forest High School District 115.
The College of Lake County's Continuing Professional Development Department has launched a class that prepares students for the Federal Aviation Administration's Private Pilot knowledge test. During a two-hour orientation session Wednesday, Sept.
Lake Forest's Hunter Moore and Lake Zurich's Collin Foreman go up for a 50/50 ball during a game Monday. Under the lights at Varsity Field, the Scouts hosted Lake Zurich.
In a pre-curtain speech, Citadel Theatre Company artistic director Scott Phelps beseeched the opening night audience at "Deathtrap" not to be spoilers by revealing any of the show's suspenseful twists and turns. Otherwise they might ruin the masterfully entwined surprises in Ira Levin's 1978 Broadway hit, which is in many ways the apotheosis of American stage thrillers.
A 4-cent-per-gallon Lake County gasoline tax, a rebirth of a Deerfield toll plaza and new tollbooths at Interstate 94 interchanges are among the options that backers of the proposed Route 53/120 extension are recommending to help pay for the long-planned roadway. Those options were among those emerging from a month of study by members of the Illinois Route 53/120 Project's Finance Committee, which met to review the recommendations on Thursday, Sept.
The League of Women Voters of Lake Forest-Lake Bluff will host a forum on Common Core Standards for schools in a special presentation on Saturday, Sept. 20. "Common Core and Conversation" will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. at Re-invent Gallery, located at 202 E. Wisconsin Ave., Lake Forest.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:46 pm
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