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  • Leave parkland to the powers that be

    The Obama library and the Lucas museum would be great for Chicago. The library would be a terrific boost for the Washington Park area, which has long been neglected. I grew up in the Chicago parks; my father spent his career working for the Chicago...
  • View the works of teen filmmakers

    The public is welcome to view the 2015 Teen Video Showcase from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Tavares Civic Center, 100 E. Caroline St. The audience can see the work of young filmmakers from across the nation including Florida's winner in the...
  • Newington Officials Move To Form Library Building Committee

    NEWINGTON -- The town council this week took the first steps toward creating a building committee for a major renovation and possible expansion of Lucy Robbins Welles Library. "The need is there," Mayor Stephen Woods said. Woods proposed a committee...
  • North Carroll Library April 29-May 5

    The North Carroll branch of the Carroll County Public Library, 2255 Hanover Pike, Greenmount, will offer the following programs this week. Registration is required only where noted. For more information, call 410-386-4480. Wednesday Family Storytime: On...
  • Eldersburg Public Library April 29-May 5

    The Eldersburg branch of the Carroll County Public Library, 6400 W. Hemlock Drive, will offer the following programs this week. Registration is required only where noted. For more information, call 410-386-4488. Wednesday Twos and Threes Together: Mice:...
  • Westminster and Finksburg libraries April 29-May 5

    Westminster Library Branch The Westminster branch of the Carroll County Public Library, 50 E. Main St., Westminster, will offer the following programs this week. Registration is required only where noted. For more information, call 410-386-4488....
  • Library Notes: Celebrate Japanese Children's Day May 5 in Zion

    Events for the whole family are being held at local libraries. Antioch Public Library 757 N. Main St. (847) 395-0874; http://www.apld.info Great performers: Join Burton Fischman at the library for this program that includes the songs and music...
  • Windsor Locks Public Library hosts reflexology workshop

    The art and science of stress and pain relief was demonstrated by professional reflexologist Regina Grossman at Windsor Locks Public Library on April 22. The practice of reflexology is based on applying pressure techniques to the feet and hands....
  • Build the Obama Library in Washington Park

    Build the Obama Library in Washington Park
    President Barack Obama's library is going to Jackson Park, home to the Museum of Science and Industry, or Washington Park, on the west side of the University of Chicago. The library and museum should go to Washington Park for one reason: Easy access...
  • Who'll pay for Obama library? Private donors -- and taxpayers

    Who'll pay for Obama library? Private donors -- and taxpayers
    As Chicagoans hear the news that the South Side will host the Obama presidential library, some may ask: Who's going to pay for that? The answer is that presidential libraries are built with private donations, and the Obama library's construction and...
  • Chicago area farmers market season opens

     Chicago area farmers market season opens
    Some 150 farmers markets, at least seven of them new this year, will bring the bounty of Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Michigan to Chicago and suburban shoppers hungry for just-picked fresh produce after a record-setting cold winter (and spring, brrr)....