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UPS Honors Illinois Drivers For 25 Years of Safe Driving

UPS HONORS ILLINOIS DRIVERSFOR 25 YEARS OF SAFE DRIVING CHICAGO, Feb. 23, 2012 — UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced 56 elite drivers from Illinois are among … Read more ›

Sandra Kite recently earned the Chicago Association of Realtor's Top Producer Award for her 17th consecutive year.
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North Shore Native Earns Real Estate Top Producer Award

Sandra Kite recently earned the Chicago Association of Realtor’s Top Producer Award for 2011, marking her 17th consecutive year achieving this success. The Top Producer … Read more ›

Mike Iaconelli with two big tournament bass.   Photo by BASS and Rob Russow
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Is it Ike’s turn?

After a year of fishing in a variety of tournaments across the nation, 49 of the best anglers will finally compete in the 2012 Bassmaster … Read more ›

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Buffalo Grove Area Chamber of Commerce Connections That Matter

The Buffalo Grove Area Chamber of Commerce is having the Connections that Matter Networking Breakfast at 333 W. Dundee Road, 2nd Floor in Wheeling on … Read more ›

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General Motors Seeks to Reward Local Heroes from Illinois

Now in its second year, General Motors once again wants to honor, recognize and reward local Illinois heroes with the Our Town, Our Heroes program. … Read more ›

Patrick McCaskey to speak at Saint Mary Parish Fundraiser
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Patrick McCaskey to Speak at Saint Mary Women’s Club Fundraiser

Saint Mary Parish (Buffalo Grove) Women’s Club will hold their annual Fashion Show Fundraiser. The two day event expects to raise over $25,000. On Friday … Read more ›

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Rotary Hosts Taste of Buffalo Grove

You don’t have to cook Thursday, February 16 thanks to the Rotary Club of Buffalo Grove. Grab the family and go to the Taste of … Read more ›

On Wednesday in Waukegan, Rodney Fernandes and his wife, Lyemia, attend the funeral for her sister, Lyvita Gomes, who died after a hunger strike while in the Lake County Jail. ( Chris Walker, Chicago Tribune / February 1, 2012 )

Funeral is held for inmate who died after hunger strike in Lake County Jail

Hundreds of people turned out at funeral services Wednesday for Lyvita Gomes, a native of India who died after a hunger strike in Lake County … Read more ›

Cyndee Schaffer at taping of Outspoken with Karon
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Local Author Appears on Outspoken with Karon

Award winning local author, Cyndee Schaffer, will appear on Karon Gibson’s cable access TV show, Outspoken with Karon, in April 2012. She is part of … Read more ›

Harper College student Krysti O'Mara is part of a group of community college students accepted into a low-gravity NASA experimentation program. (Photo provided by Harper College)

Harper College student selected for NASA low-gravity program

Harper College student Krysti O’Mara won’t be going to space, but it will certainly feel that way come summer. O’Mara is part of one of … Read more ›