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  • Library Notes for March 25

    Events for the whole family are being held at local libraries. Lake Bluff Public Library 123 E. Scranton Ave. (847) 234-2540 Movie: "Heaven is for Real," rated PG, will be shown at 6 p.m. March 30. Cook Memorial Public Library 413 N. Milwaukee...
  • Registration for park programs start March 9

    It's time to break out the soccer shoes and gardening tools. The Naperville Park District will begin delivering the Spring 2015 Program Guide to residents' homes last week. Paper registration forms for spring programs, summer camps and West Street...
  • Daniel Wright science bowl team to go to D.C.

    The government-funded trip to Washington, D.C. has become a regular thing at Daniel Wright Junior High School. For the fourth time in five years, DWJH's National Science Bowl team won the regional championship, and will soon represent this area in the...
  • School Notes for Feb. 17

    School events and honors throughout Lake County. Antioch Fun Night: Family Fun Night will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Feb. 21 at Emmons School, 24226 W. Beach Grove Road. It will include many games and surprises. Details, (847) 395-1105 Screening:...
  • Argonne wins grant to help transit agencies cope with emergencies

    Argonne wins grant to help transit agencies cope with emergencies
    Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory near Lemont have been awarded a $2.9 million federal grant to determine how transit systems in Chicago and other major cities can best cope with emergencies like massive snowstorms or flooding, officials...
  • For water's sake, Chicago researchers reach across the seas to Israel

    For water's sake, Chicago researchers reach across the seas to Israel
    The Arava desert, a salty wasteland dotted with tufts of scrub, gets only about an inch of rain each year. And yet cows lazily low at dairy farms that collectively produce nearly 8 million gallons of milk annually. Orange bell peppers flourish in a long...
  • As the world warms, where is the best snow to make Frosty?

     As the world warms, where is the best snow to make Frosty?
    It seemed like an easy question: Has climate change made it harder to find snow for making snowmen? As I grew up in Connecticut, every time it snowed, it seemed, quality snowman-making snow — deep and thick, the kind that sticks to itself like...
  • Blotter: Driver hits mailbox and tree in Burr Ridge

    The following incidents were listed among area police reports. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court can make that determination. Burr Ridge ALCOHOL Babu Kamalesh, 61, of 6988 Fieldstone Drive, Burr...
  • Glenview teen breaking down barriers for women in computing

    Glenview teen breaking down barriers for women in computing
    Lauren Ribordy has several theories as to why women are not better represented in the field of computer science. But the 18-year-old senior at Glenbrook South High School is fully committed to changing that. In mid-November, Ribordy, a Glenview...
  • Warming up your engine by idling does not help your car

    Warming up your engine by idling does not help your car
    We've all heard the idea: In winter, your car needs a little time to warm up before you can drive it. And that's why across the United States, people who live in cold and snowy places and especially those whose cars have remote starters often fire up...
  • At 90, suburban man learns new way to fly

    At 90, suburban man learns new way to fly
    At 90 years old, Joe Cook is no adrenaline junkie. But, lately, he has found that he enjoys the sensation of skydiving. "I was surprised that there were such things," said Cook, who has taken up indoor skydiving at the Naperville iFly facility. "I...