Dear Jackie, I’m dating a man with a 4-year-old. I have a 4- and 5-year-old. We have been out alone and with our children.
Aug. 21 5 p.m. |
“Stay calm and carry on,” is a lovely saying, but it isn’t always easy especially this time of year. As the lazy days of summer make way for school, carpools and homework, I am reminded once again why people often refer to August as the “Sunday of summer.”
Aug. 21 1:50 p.m. |
After setting aside $1.89 million earlier this summer for the resurfacing of Lewis Avenue between Route 137 and Argonne Drive, the Lake County Board fielded bids that will end up saving the county about $800,000.
Aug. 21 12:28 p.m. |
When he’s not on the red carpet, George Kotsiopoulos sits just to the left of Joan Rivers on E!’s “Fashion Police,” reacting with shock and awe to the latest celebrity styles.
Aug. 21 6:45 a.m. |
Robert K. Elder
Boy, I wish this had been available to me 27 years ago! A parenting seminar for all those striving to be “perfect parents!”
Aug. 20 8 p.m. |
Barrington Village Board approved an ordinance Monday authorizing borrowing up to $5.5 million to fund the $6.1 million renovation and remodeling of the village’s White House.
Aug. 20 4:01 p.m. |
Six police departments covering the core of Lake County have already begun enhanced patrols targeting drunken drivers in anticipation of the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Aug. 20 2:34 p.m. |
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dark shared his memories of James Foley, the journalist beheaded in Syria.
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Aug. 20 2:22 p.m. |
Aggrego News Service
Music legends ZZ Top and Jeff Beck perform on a co-bill at Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, along with opener Tyler Bryant on Aug. 28.
Fred Fest took over Fox River Preserve in Port Barrington Aug. 17. Check out a video from the event.
Aug. 18 3:47 p.m. |
Aggrego News Service
EDITORIAL: Waukegan 4th Ward Ald. Harold Beadling does not like the state’s Smoke-Free Illinois Act and his solution is to just ignore the law. Although his objection was rebutted 5-to-4 in a City Council vote last week to authorize police to ticket violators, consider the larger issue: It’s the law of the entire State of Illinois.
Local companies' grand openings, hires, promotions, awards and recognitions.
No injuries were reported in a house fire on the 100 block of Otis Road in Barrington Hills at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday, firefighters said.
Aug. 18 1:50 p.m. |