What’s happening in the Middle East might not seem more than 6,000 miles away to area Jews who are feeling the heat of pro-Palestinian sentiment.
Thousands of extra motorists driving through an ongoing road-construction project might sound like a recipe for traffic pain, but Lake County Fair production manager John Maguire said there is one significant saving grace for visitors to the 86th annual event.
July 21 2:54 p.m. |
An air quality alert was issued early Monday for the Chicago area, urging people with respiratory problems to stay indoors.
July 21 2:06 a.m. |
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The 16-Inch Softball Hall of Fame is launching its museum Saturday at 7501 W. Harrison St. in Forest Park. For the first time, Chicago’s iconic sport will have a building that houses its extensive history and honors the legends of the game.
It’s estimated that out of the over 700,000 residents in Lake County, there are about 150,000 who lack access to health and dental care. Some of those people will now be able to get treatment at the new Erie HealthReach Waukegan Health Center, located inside an old bank at 2323 Grand Ave., Waukegan.
July 18 6 a.m. |
Mosquitoes and poison ivy are just two of the challenges that accompany tasks like cutting paths through forests for new trails, or cultivating and transplanting native vegetation, or waging the ongoing war against buckthorn and other invasive plants.
July 17 2:05 p.m. |
EDITORIAL: Science sometimes fails. Medicine sometimes falls short. Sometimes everything we know about keeping a child alive is not enough.
July 17 1:18 p.m. |
More people have come forward saying they are victims of a Highland Park chiropractor charged with sexually abusing a Lake Forest patient during a session, Lake County prosecutors said Thursday.
July 17 12:10 p.m. |
Noah’s Rest is a Zion-based nonprofit that arranges safe, temporary shelter for pets of domestic abuse victims while they seek help in shelters, such as A Safe Place, where pets are not allowed.
Arts & Entertainment
July 17 12:04 p.m. |
Yadira Sanchez Olson
The College of Lake County’s Lakeshore Campus is celebrating the season by hosting a new Summer Saturday Events series.
July 17 10:15 a.m. |
Yadira Sanchez Olson