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Highland Park (Lake, Illinois)

Highland Park (Lake, Illinois)
Security and urbane amenities lure buyers to this North Shore suburb. Read more about Highland Park, IL
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  • Everett L. Millard Jr. enlivened Highland Park with music

    Everett L. Millard Jr. enlivened Highland Park with music
    "Hypnotized*" by composer Igor Stravinsky, Everett L. Millard Jr. ensured that community music flourished in Highland Park. Millard (1909-2000) worked as a publisher, writer and editor and real estate broker. Like his father Everett Sr., one of the...
  • Highland Park High School task force helping kids return to class

    Highland Park High School task force helping kids return to class
    After seeing an increase in mental health-related hospitalizations last year, Highland Park High School convened a new task force aimed at helping students return to class. Citing privacy concerns, Township High School District 113 officials declined to...
  • Year in review: 2013 in Highland Park and Deerfield

    Year in review: 2013 in Highland Park and Deerfield
    As the ball drops in Times Square, so concludes a tumultuous year of change, tragedy and progress for residents of Highland Park and Deerfield. Here's a recap of a few of the bigger local news stories from 2013: High school referendum In April,...
  • Statements made by murder suspect will be used in trial, judge rules

    Statements made by murder suspect will be used in trial, judge rules
    Statements made to police by Philip Vatamaniuc, one of three men accused in the June murder of 20-year-old Highland Park resident Colin Nutter, will be allowed in his upcoming trial, a Lake County circuit court judge ruled recently. Vatamaniuc, 18, of...
  • Tesla plugs in to Highland Park

    Tesla plugs in to Highland Park
    California-based Tesla Motors will open its fifth and largest Chicagoland center in Highland Park tomorrow. Amidst the Porsche, Audi and other luxury auto dealerships surrounding it at 1200 Old Skokie Valley Road in Highland Park, the 16,000 square-foot...
  • New and old storylines emerge for 2014

    New and old storylines emerge for 2014
    At the dawn of the New Year, glimpses of new and continuing storylines in Highland Park and Deerfield are emerging. After years of fundraising and planning, a new Community Family Center in Highland Park that would house multiple service agencies...
  • Money issues on tap for 2014

    Money issues on tap for 2014
    This coming year for communities in eastern Lake County, money will be a major concern. In Lake Forest and Lake Bluff, budget concerns are causing officials to look for alternative revenue sources and in Libertyville, drivers can expect more road...
  • Highland Park to debate increase in tax levy

     Highland Park to debate increase in tax levy
    After unanimously approving its $85 million budget for 2014, the Highland Park City Council next turns its attention to the property tax levy increase on Monday – a discussion that could prove more contentious. As presented to the City Council,...
  • Competency hearing scheduled for witness in Highland Park slaying

     Competency hearing scheduled for witness in Highland Park slaying
    A Lake Count judge on Monday scheduled a Nov. 4 competency hearing for a potential witness in the trial of the three men charged in the death of Colin Nutter, 20, of Highland Park. Nutter's body, with a gunshot to the back of the head, was found by a...
  • Arrowhead found in Highland Park between 2,000 and 3,000 years old

     Arrowhead found in Highland Park between 2,000 and 3,000 years old
    Before the 1833 Treaty of Chicago, Native American Tribes traveled through the Highland Park area on hunting and other expeditions. The elementary school I attended, Indian Trail Elementary, was named because Indians trekked around those grounds....
  • Grant will help education efforts at Rosewood Beach in Highland Park

    Grant will help education efforts at Rosewood Beach in Highland Park
    A $48,393 grant from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources will help support environmental education at Highland Park's new lakefront Interpretive Center at Rosewood Beach. The "coastal grant," was presented by Governor Pat Quinn on Oct. 12 at...
  • Budget talks in Highland Park and Deerfield

    Budget talks in Highland Park and Deerfield
    An unexpected delay in the $13.6 million Deerfield Road project might mean another capital project gets bumped up on Deerfield's priority list. In neighboring Highland Park, City Manager David Knapp floated an idea of attracting a privately-owned luxury...