A record crowd enjoyed the Winter Solstice bonfire with Lake Bluff Open Lands Association on Dec. 19, and GN Photographer Cyn Sansing Mycoskie was on hand to capture the images. The real date for this year’s Winter Solstice is Tuesday, Dec. 21.
A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) will arrive January 8, 2011 to examine all aspects of the Lake Bluff Police Departmentâ€™s policy and procedures, management, operations, and support services, Chief William J. Gallagher announced today. These include areas such as: 9-1-1 communications, traffic enforcement, investigations, disaster plans, in-custody procedures, and even internal human resources.
After a two-month-long film festival that features his work, famous director and pop icon John Waters will speak at Lake Forest College on March 24; the event is free and open to the public.
Lake Bluff Open Lands Association invites the community to its 4th Annual Winter Solstice Celebration at the Skokie River Preserve on Dec. 19, starting just before sundown at 4 p.m. This is a party honoring the year’s shortest day, longest night and the beginning of winter.
Use of alcohol by middle and high school students is declining in Lake County … and in Lake Forest, Lake Bluff and Knollwood as well. But there’s still room for improvement