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Obituaries

U.S. Marine Cpt. Nathan McHone

Funeral arrangements set for fallen Marine

Funeral arrangements have been announced for a Crystal Lake Marine who died last week in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan. Nathan McHone was one of … Read more ›

Vittorio E. Fabbri, longtime Woodstock hairdresser from Italy, dies at 74

Vittorio E. Fabbri, who left his native Italy and became a hairstylist in the northwest suburbs, was always open to new experiences, his family said. … Read more ›

schoreder

Longtime Lake County publisher dies

William Schroeder produced his first newspaper when he was 12, a four-pager complete with cartoons for his grade school. He went on to start the … Read more ›

Doris McClory, widow of former Cong. Robert McClory, dies

The Daily Herald reports: She never held public office but Doris Hibbard McClory, a fixture in Washington D.C. and Lake County, was well known and … Read more ›

Magician Bill Cook
From the community

Local Magician Bill Cook Co-Stars in the Award-Winning Documentary, MAKE BELIEVE

The award-winning documentary, MAKE BELIEVE" will be having a free showing of the movie tomorrow night, November 19, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. at Niles West … Read more ›

Deputy Village Manager James Wallace died this week of what appears to be natural causes. (Provided by the Village of Barrington)

Visitation planned today for deputy village manager

James Wallace, an affable, long-time employee of the Village of Barrington, who served most recently as the deputy village manager, died suddenly this week of … Read more ›

Robert Mercer Powell

Robert Mercer Powell, professor at Harper College, dies

With his white beard, glasses and pipe, Robert Mercer Powell, a member of the founding faculty at Harper College in Palatine, looked like a professor … Read more ›

Illinois Rep. Mark Beaubien Jr., a Republican lawmaker since 1996 and the former head of a family banking business, dies

The Chicago Tribune reports: Illinois Rep. Mark Beaubien Jr., a Republican lawmaker since 1996 and the former head of a family banking business, died unexpectedly … Read more ›