| Feb 20, 2014
| 10:19 AM
While flooding is possible Thursday in Highland Park, the anticipated high winds are the greater concern, said Ramesh Kanapareddy, the city’s public works director.
Highland Park does not have any significant flooding as of Thursday morning,...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:17 AM
In Highland Park and Deerfield, as in other Chicago suburbs, road salt is becoming an increasingly precious commodity.
Highland Park snow plow crews have been clearing the streets as needed in the recent snowstorms, but the road salt is being...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 10:46 AM
Name: Sarah Ocepek
Hometown: Lake Forest
Name of business: Mia Bella Yarn & Accessories
Describe what you do/sell/serve: We are a yarn shop. We teach knitting, crochet and spinning and sell all of the supplies needed, including yarn,...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Twenty-first century Fort Sheridan is a charming neighborhood set on dramatic ravines along Lake Michigan.
The Lake County Forest Preserve and the municipalities of Lake Forest, Highland Park and Highwood converge throughout the former United States Army...
| Feb 5, 2014
In April 2012, Barbara Solheim and her then-4-year-old granddaughter, Sophia, walked into Deerfield's Village Hall with a request: Change the village law to allow chickens.
About 10 months later, after hearing from Solheim and other residents, Deerfield...
| Jan 16, 2014
Despite heralded efforts to provide more affordable housing options in Highland Park, the city's overall number of affordable housing units has declined since 2004, according to new state numbers released last month.
The news isn't any rosier for...
| Feb 13, 2014
A proposed four-story mixed-use building in the heart of the Ravinia business district, not much more than a few architectural drawings at this point, already is stirring debate on what it could mean for residents and business owners.
For some, owner...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:18 AM
Door County cherry sour: Abigail's American Bistro in Highland Park has become a go-to lunch and dinner spot for Ravinia-area suburbanites in recent years, but city dwellers can find much to appreciate here as well. Not only is the food sublimely rich and...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 10:37 AM
Patrons of the Glen Town Center can expect a few new options for dining and activities in the New Year.
Mingle Juice Shop, The Curragh Irish Pub & Restaurant, a burger joint called Mooyah and a Pinot's Palette location are scheduled to open in Glenview'...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:36 PM
WEEK 1 Friday. Aug. 30
Ag. Science 22, Roosevelt 0
Buffalo Grove 28, Leyden 14
Douglass 12, Bronzeville 8
Dunbar at Bogan, at Gately
DuSable at Aurora Christian, 7
Dyett at Marine, 4:15 at Rockne
Evergreen Park 2, Little Village 0 (forfeit)...
| Nov 13, 2013
At an event scheduled for Wednesday evening at the Art Institute of Chicago, Writers Theatre of Glencoe is to announce that it has raised $22 million, enough to begin construction on a new, $28 million two-theater complex for downtown Glencoe, built...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Where would you try to sell a $100,000 electric car?
California-based Tesla Motors is opening its fifth and largest Chicagoland center in affluent Highland Park late this year or early 2014.
Though the Highland Park location at 1200 Old Skokie...