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Former pro pitcher Gloria 'Tippy' Schweigerdt dies
But that's exactly what Gloria "Tippy" Schweigerdt did with her son, Gordon. Schweigerdt had some experience on the mound -- she pitched in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in the early 1950s.
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16 hrs ago
A more sensible idea for Rt. 53
The evolving "Route 53 plan" is increasingly useless, unaffordable and illogical -- no longer fulfilling it's original or future promise.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Ravinia Dispute Ends with Officer Getting Slapped: Police
The following information is from the Highland Park Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Fire causes $275,000 in damage to Long Grove home
Firefighters from more than a dozen departments used 4,000 galloons of water to put out a Long Grove house fire over the Fourth of July, authorities said Saturday.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Mundelein utility boxes become canvas for public art project
Lake County's latest public art program launched this week in Mundelein with the completion of three painted utility boxes.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
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Fate of Route 53 expansion hinges on local contributions, officials say
As a study to mull funding options for the proposed $2.8 billion Route 53 extension reaches its halfway point this summer, contributions from local governments and the cost of amenities like elevated causeways have proved to be possible sticking points.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Interfaith group hosts Buffalo Grove walk to feed the hungry
Walkers head down Church Road in Buffalo Grove on Sunday at the start of a 5K fundraiser called "I Walk to Feed the Hungry."
Sat Jun 21, 2014
Fruit shares starring role at Long Grove strawberry fest
Emily Lohmann, 5, of Lake Forest indicates which pint of strawberries she likes while visiting the Frank Farms Fresh Produce table with her mom during the Long Grove Strawberry Festival Saturday.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Anthony Anderson Hosting Food Network's 'Food Fest Nation'
Anthony Anderson will be hosting the new Food Network series Food Fest Nation , which will air on Monday, July 21 at 9 pm ET/PT.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Temple Chai hosts a festival of Israeli Art
A Festival of Israeli Art, featuring more than 100 artists, is coming to Temple Chai, a Reform Jewish congregation in Long Grove, for four days, from June 19-22.
Wed Jun 11, 2014
Dead trucker identified:
The truck driver who died after a two-vehicle collision Tuesday in Long Grove was identified as 51-year-old Brian Pierce of Milwaukee, the Lake County coroner's office said.