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Child's Voice Graduates Largest Class to Date

On Friday, May 25, 2012, Child’s Voice will celebrate the end of the school year and recognize over 18 students with hearing loss as they … Read more ›

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Des Plaines Theatre hosts ‘Live from Las Vegas! Carly Matt Sings Cinema’

DES PLAINES, ILL. — Des Plaines Theatre will host top-notch Vegas singer Carly Matt performing with Des Plaines local Rob Riddle. On Thursday, Mar 15 … Read more ›

Charles Hendricks and his wife Dolores lean in for a photo in Key West. (Photo provided by Mary Beth Strauss)

Former trustee’s everyday acts left lasting impression

Charles Hendricks spent a lifetime in service to his community: as a National Guardsman, on the Buffalo Grove Village Board or volunteering with the Rotary … Read more ›


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 ›

Longtime Waitress Mourned At Restaurant In Buffalo Grove

CBS reports: Customers and staffers at a Buffalo Grove restaurant are grieving over the death of a waitress who was more like a mother to … Read more ›

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Illinois is Broke – $140 BILLION in debt – and if you’re a teacher it’s bad news for you. It’s basic math. There is not … Read more ›

Friends Mourn Waxberg, Share Memories

Buffalo Grove Patch reports: More than 400 family and friends gathered Sunday to remember Jacob Waxberg in a memorial service at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home … Read more ›

Lindsey Durlacher, decorated Illinois wrestler, dies at 36

Lindsey Durlacher, a Greco-Roman wrestling world bronze medalist who won a state title for Buffalo Grove High School and was a two-time All-American at the … Read more ›