EDITORIAL: A new report from the Economic Policy Institute found that you — Average American Worker — stood still financially for a decade. Celebrate Labor Day if you wish. But do not do so unmindful of solutions.
With so many high school students now carrying iPhones, the idea of students creating their own apps to put on those phones could undoubtedly generate excitement.
Aug. 29 10:15 a.m. |
Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran is celebrating this week endorsements from more than half of the county’s mayors. With 52 municipalities in the Lake County, Curran has secured support from 29 city and village leaders in his re-election bid.
Aug. 28 4:42 p.m. |
Determining the future of the universe might sound like an immeasurably daunting task, but Pranav Sivakumar, who completed his freshman year at Barrington High School last spring, does not shy away.
Arts & Entertainment
Aug. 28 4 p.m. |
One year almost to the day that Six Flags Great America deployed much fanfare to announce designs for the record-breaking Goliath roller coaster, park officials hosted a scaled-back ceremony Thursday to announce scaled-back plans for 2015: A celebration of the park’s 40th season.
Aug. 28 1:13 p.m. |
Barrington Hills trustees have accused the village president of “troubling” and “reckless” behavior for unilaterally replacing the village attorney of 30 years.
Aug. 28 noon |
Jeanne Hoogerhyde and Carol Balousek have been styling hair at the Studio 4 Hair Salon on Lageschulte Street since 1991.
Aug. 28 7 a.m. |
Pointing to flooding issues around Casey Road five years after Route 45 was widened south of Route 120, Mike Warner with the Lake County Stormwater Management Commission said “there’s always going to be unintended consequences” when it comes to road improvements. Warner offered this observation on Tuesday, Aug. 27, to a group studying a much larger road-improvement concept: the extension of Route 53 north of Lake Cook Road into Lake County.
Aug. 27 4:52 p.m. |
A roundup of concerts happening throughout Chicago's suburbs
Aug. 27 4:20 p.m. |
Aggrego News Service
DAN MORAN: If you’ve been waiting to boldly declare that the Great Recession is over, now’s your chance: The AAA Motor Club has announced that Labor Day Weekend 2014 will feature the most end-of-summer travel since 2008.
Aug. 27 12:19 p.m. |