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  • News from the Lincolnwood Village Board: Lincolnwood officer promoted

    News from the Lincolnwood Village Board: Lincolnwood officer promoted
    The following items were discussed and/or action was taken at the Village of Lincolnwood Board of Trustees meeting on Jan. 6. Winter parking bans begin The first snowfall of the season on Jan. 5 triggered the alternate side parking rule to go into...
  • You won't believe some of the reasons Chicago has closed school

    You won't believe some of the reasons Chicago has closed school
    After Chicago-area schools canceled classes two days last week because of brutally low temperatures and dangerous wind chills, many parents and other curmudgeons complained loudly. The phrase "back in the day" was trending around office watercoolers,...
  • Regional Digest: Six To Get Good Sports Awards At April Gold Key Dinner

    Six To Get Good Sports AwardsAt April Gold Key Dinner The Connecticut Sports Writers' Alliance has announced that six people will receive the John Wentworth Good Sports Award in 2015. Glynn Baron of West Hartford, Jerry DeJulia of Danbury, Jane Pinho...
  • Get an education about life during the Civil War

    The annual Battle of Townsend's Plantation and Civil War Festival is this weekend at Renninger's Antique Center, 20651 U.S. Highway 441, Mount Dora. Folks can see how the young and old lived during the Civil War and the way meals were prepared and...
  • African-American Heritage Festival showcases cultural and educational events

    African-American Heritage Festival showcases cultural and educational events
    The African-American Heritage Festival will kick off with a free cultural event beginning at 6 p.m. Feb. 6 with a performance by "American Idol" contestant David Oliver Willis in the Tavares High gym, 603 N. New Hampshire Ave. The Community Choir of...
  • Petrak: Maybe time to give gaming a shot

    I took my chances, and checked out a different type of entertainment. You might say I was game for taking a little risk. Bad puns aside (should I not mention that I found a perfect slot to write about in this column?) I have recently noticed more local...
  • Moose Lodge donates $3,000 to Morton Grove Days

     Moose Lodge donates $3,000 to Morton Grove Days
    Despite the cold, plans are fully in swing for July 2-4, when the annual Morton Grove Days festival will take place. The Morton Grove Days Commission has received two $3,000 donations toward the $18,000 it is raising for the Fourth of July fireworks,...
  • Merle Lucille Woodburn October 13, 1921 - January 15, 2015

    Merle Lucille Woodburn</br> October 13, 1921 - January 15, 2015
    Merle Lucille Woodburn (93) passed away peacefully at home on the morning of January 15, 2015. Merle was a very active member of the Burbank Community where she lived for over 72 years. Merle was born in Wolf Lake, Illinois to Merle and Dennis...
  • Voters opt for contract with American Ambulance

    An overwhelming voice vote at town meeting Jan. 20 gave the Griswold Board of Selectmen the power to enter into a contract with American Ambulance of Norwich as the town's provider of emergency medical service. The vote essentially sounded the death knell...
  • Fire damages Clermont's American Legion Post 55

    Fire damages Clermont's American Legion Post 55
    The Florida State Fire Marshal’s office is now investigating the cause of a fire that broke out on Sunday at the American Legion Post 55 building in Clermont. The Clermont Fire Department got a call at around 4 a.m. on Sunday that the building...
  • Blotter: Cub Scouts' dog sled taken in Hoffman Estates

    Blotter: Cub Scouts' dog sled taken in Hoffman Estates
    The following items were taken from Hoffman Estates police reports: Four women took a taxi from the 500 block of North Milwaukee Avenue in Prospect Heights to the 1100 block of Valley Lane and ran off without paying for the $50 fare. The incident took...