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The Chicago Lighthouse Vision Rehabilitation Center in Glenview, 222 Waukegan Road. (Jeff Danna, Tribune reporter)

Chicago mainstay for visually impaired shines light on suburbs

A century-old Chicago institution for people with visual impairments has made Glenview its second home. The Chicago Lighthouse officially opened the doors of its first … Read more ›

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Basic Rules for Communicating

Communication means exchanging information with others. We exchange information about feelings, opinions, and facts. People can tell if a friend is feeling sad or in … Read more ›

Man, 77, drowns in retirement community pool

The body of a 77-year-old man was found Sunday evening in a pool at a retirement community in Grayslake, according to authorities. Donald Parsons, of … Read more ›

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Author Kevin Guilfoile to Participate in CLC Discovery! Class

Kevin Guilfoile, award-winning author of "Cast of Shadows," will join a discussion of his book at the College of Lake County on Tuesday, December 4 … Read more ›

UPDATE: County Board agrees to turn management of Winchester House over to private firm

The Lake County Board this week agreed to turn over management of its residence for seniors to a private company. The draft contract with Minnesota-based … Read more ›

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Discover the arts through CLC’s Discovery! Program

Lectures and short-term classes in music and art appreciation, literature and film will be offered by the College of Lake County Discovery! Program this fall. … Read more ›

Finance officials approve Winchester House contract — just Lake County Board approval remains

Lake County finance officials have unanimously endorsed a plan that will hand over the management of a county-run senior residence to a private healthcare company, … Read more ›

Sheriff reports an uptick in scammers victimizing senior citizens

Scammers have been victimizing more elderly people recently in Lake County, officials say. Burlgars offer services in order to gain entry and steal from homeowners, … Read more ›

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The Hoarding Dilemma: When and How to Help

By Shay Jacobson, RN, MA, NCGPresident, Lifecare Innovations, Inc. National Certified GuardianAndMartha M. KernDirector, Lifecare Home Solutions, Inc. The problem of hoarding has recently garnered … Read more ›

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Funeral Planning

Certainly not at the top of most party conversational topics, yet planning for someone's (even your own) funeral is a certainty – as they say, … Read more ›