| May 23, 2014
| 1:53 PM
At least 10 more Caribou Coffee locations in the suburbs, including ones in Northbrook and Lake Forest, are going to be closing their doors instead of being turned into Peet's Coffee and Tea, as originally planned, company officials said.
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:07 PM
The Lake Forest Symphony in north suburban Lake Forest on Monday named Vladimir Kulenovic as its new conductor, effective with the start of the 2014-15 season in September.
Kulenovic, 34, presently serves as associate conductor of the Utah Symphony...
| May 14, 2014
From a tiny acorn comes a mighty oak tree, and from a small change in one yard comes a leap toward improving the health of a region's landscape.
At least, that's the belief espoused by Conserve Lake County, a Grayslake-based nonprofit heading into its...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:59 PM
The Lake County Forest Preserves received a call about a swath of the Fort Sheridan lake bluff that had collapsed into Lake Michigan after the heavy rains earlier this week.
But when Jim Anderson, the forest preserves' natural resource manager,...
| May 11, 2014
| 10:00 PM
A 59-year-old Lake Bluff woman was arrested at 12:05 p.m. April 21 on Western Avenue at Illinois Road. She was charged with running a red light and driving on a revoked license.
A 25-year-old Park City man was arrested at 9 p.m. April 22 on Ahwahnee...
| May 2, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Fun things to do in Highland Park and Deerfield for the weekend of May 9.
Nine artists, six studios
"The Artists at 3150" can be described as a community of artists working in the same place on various art forms. Beginning at 3 p.m. on May 9, nine...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Hinsdale Central's boys tennis team won its third straight Illinois High School Association state championship and seventh in the last nine years over the weekend.
Central racked up 54 points to easily beat Lake Forest, which had 40 points.
| May 6, 2014
| 4:07 AM
Retired Illinois Tool Works chairman and Chief Executive W. James Farrell on Monday listed his seven-bedroom, 12,320-square-foot mansion in Lake Forest for almost $7 million.
Farrell, 72, was the Glenview-based conglomerate’s chief from 1995...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 9:42 PM
Expert in Asian American art
Karin Higa, 47, a specialist in Asian American art who worked for nearly a decade and a half as a curator at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles, died Tuesday at her home in L.A., said Russell...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Lake County municipalities are dealing with subzero temperatures and snow for the second time in a month, and now officials say they are trying to conserve their resources to survive the rest of the winter.
Lake Forest and Libertyville officials say...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Officials in Lake Forest and Libertyville are cutting back on salt to conserve their stores in hopes it will last through the winter.
Snow showers again hit Lake County, bringing in 2 to 4 inches of snow today, according to the National Weather Service....