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Who will be our next Miss Illinois? Will she be from your home town or perhaps the same university?

While we won’t know WHO she is until Saturday Night, June 30th we do know she will be beautiful inside and out, highly talented, motivated … Read more ›

2012 Miss Cary Katey Kelleher and 2012 Miss Fox River Grove Keely Robinson both received $1,000 scholarships from the Cary Grove Chamber.
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Cary Grove Chamber Crowns 2012 Miss Cary and Miss Fox River Grove

The Cary Grove Area Chamber of Commerce crowned the new 2012 Miss Cary and 2012 Miss Fox River Grove title winners at their Business Scholarship … Read more ›

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Future Healthcare Professionals Program Offers High School Students Firsthand Glimpse At Medical Careers

Barrington, Ill. – Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital’s prestigious Future Healthcare Professionals Program is offered to high school juniors interested in pursuing careers in medicine and … Read more ›

The first photo of Sen. Mark Kirk was released Tuesday, three months after the Illinois Republican suffered a stroke. (Handout) (Office of Sen. Mark Kirk / April 24, 2012)

First photo of U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk since stroke is released

More than three months after he suffered a large stroke, Sen. Mark Kirk was shown in a photo released today by the Rehabilitation Institute of … Read more ›

Kim and Khloe Kardashian blow kisses to the crowd at Sears April 20. (Heather Leszczewicz/TribLocal)

Kim and Khloe Kardashian come to town

It was a madhouse at the Woodfield Mall Sears April 20 when reality TV stars Kim and Khloe Kardashian, along with their mother Kris Jenner, … Read more ›

Liesl Banks Stiegman with daughter Mallory
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Liesl Stiegman Represents Illinois at Parents Educational Congress

LIESL STIEGMAN TO REPRESENT ILLINOISAT PARENTING MAGAZINE’S MOM CONGRESS® ON EDUCATION AND LEARNING Liesl Stiegman has been chosen to represent Illinois at the Mom Congress … Read more ›

Georgia Nicklas celebrated her 103rd birthday with friends and family on Friday, March 16 at Alden Estates of Barrington Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Barrington. Nearly 100 attendees celebrated with her.
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Alden’s Georgia Nicklas Celebrates 103rd Birthday

Alden Estates of Barrington’s Georgia Nicklas celebrated her 103rd birthday with friends, family and staff at a birthday bash on March 16 at Alden Estates … Read more ›

James Zimmerman with a new Illinois state record walleye.  Photo courtesy IL DNR
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Pecatonica gives up 2nd state record Walleye

It wasn’t that long ago when there was a lot of talk about a new state record walleye being caught. On January 7th of this … 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 ›

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 ›