| May 26, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Three athletes from Highland Park and two from Deerfield high schools earned the right to compete in the state track meet Friday and Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston after qualifying performances at the Loyola sectional in Wilmette....
| May 6, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Highland Park's City Council is taking a hard look at city-owned properties including a community center once donated for preservation and the senior center nestled on the lakefront.
The conversation is expected to continue in the next two months....
| May 12, 2014
| 4:55 AM
The first episode of Oxygen’s “Bad Girls Club: Chicago” — which airs at 7 p.m. Tuesday and features seven troubled young women living together under one roof in a mansion in Highland Park — kicks off with an exchange...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Name: Kurt Bruksch (39, Barrington), Ed Bruksch (67, Barrington), Steve Rams (36, Lake Forest)
Business: Frost Gelato - Highland Park
Describe what you do/sell/serve: We serve artisan gelato and sorbet (24 gelato flavors; 12 sorbet flavors) made fresh...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Name: Dean Zelinsky
Hometown: Highland Park, IL
Name of business: Dean Zelinsky Private Label Guitars
Describe what you do/sell/serve: Manufacture and market high quality guitars
What sets you apart from similar businesses? We sell...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:28 AM
The impending departure of a beloved Highland Park High School principal has ignited a community backlash toward District 113 officials in recent weeks.
In July, Brad Swanson will leave to become an assistant superintendent with Glenbrook School District...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Civil War veterans led the first "Decoration Days" with "Soldiers Grave's Decorations Committees."
The Grand Army of the Republic (GAR), a fraternal organization of veterans, began the tradition of laying spring flowers and arrangements on fallen...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Name: Sandy Saldano
Name of business: Therapeutic Kneads, Ltd., Highland Park
Describe what you do: We provide high quality therapeutic massage services to help our clients maintain health goals of less pain and stress....
| May 16, 2014
| 10:04 AM
Name: Miriam Lipsky
Hometown: Highland Park
Name of business: The ABL Group
Describe what you do/sell/serve: We are a full-service decorating, remodeling and maintenance company. Our remodeling division provides comprehensive home...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Emanuel Ax: The pianist concludes his Brahms Series with three works by Johannes Brahms and recent pieces of Missy Mazzoli and Brett Dean based on a Brahmsian theme. 3 p.m. Sunday, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave.; $28-$92; 312-294-3000, cso.org...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Dr. Mark and the Sutures may be the closest thing Highland Park has to a house band.
The ensemble, now in its 27th year and with its original lineup intact, was back on its unofficial home stage at Port Clinton Square last Saturday performing in...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Pro-gun rights advocates packed the Deerfield Village Hall at a recent forum to decry the positions of Democratic lawmakers in favor of tighter gun-control laws.
The forum, hosted by U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider and state Rep. Scott Drury on April 22, was...