EDITORIAL: If you have watched the transcendent rise of pitcher Mo’ne Davis at the Little League World Series, you will have witnessed both the best and worst of kids sports. You mostly will see what the megalomaniacal uber-mind of ESPN has done to our perception of games.
EDITORIAL: When Illinois became the last state to pass laws permitting concealed firearms, both critics and proponents had pre-designed narratives about what the effects would be. What has occurred since permits began flowing in January suggests we are at least two states that barely overlap.
Squeeze in that last bit of warm-weather fun
Aug. 23 12:22 p.m. |
Aggrego News Service
Lake Zurich Mayor Tom Poynton has been elected to serve as secretary of the Lake County Municipal League.
Aug. 22 5:17 p.m. |
“We want to be sure kids are protected as well as they can [be],” said Dr. Bernard Bach, Midwest Orthopaedic’s director of sports medicine.
Arts & Entertainment
More than 150 city and suburban fans attended a private reception at the Bellwether restaurant, adjacent to AMC River East theatres, before getting a sneak peak of the film.
The County of Lake is continuing on its mission to adjust speed limits to modern needs. Two seemingly minor alterations approved last week provide evidence that the more we encroach on old-time farmland, the more we need to scale back the speed.
Aug. 22 12:12 p.m. |
For kids like Abbie Perryman of Lake Zurich whose mom works at Northwestern Mutual’s McTigue Financial Group as Director of Operations, this year’s summer fun included a trip to their parents’ office in downtown Chicago for Take Your Kids to Work Day 2014.
Lake County residents and first-responders who have benefitted from the services of Flight for Life are invited to share memories as the agency prepares for a series of events commemorating its 30th anniversary next month.
Aug. 22 11:43 a.m. |
Within the next several weeks, approximately 50,000 customers with inactive I-PASS accounts containing balances of $10 or more will receive a letter from the Illinois Tollway informing them they are required to reactivate their accounts or, alternatively, close their accounts to get a refund for the remaining account balance and initial deposit.
Aug. 22 10:17 a.m. |
Aggrego News Service