More than 170 supporters gathered at Exmoor Country Club in Highland Park for a Cinco de Mayo celebration in support of Family Service of Lake County. Guests enjoyed cocktails and appetizers while participating in a unique raffle, auction and paddle raise. More than $96,000 was raised during the evening, helping to fund the group’s counseling programs for all ages, including specialized services for seniors and caregivers, and educational and mentoring programs for the local Latino community and other community students and families. First Presbyterian Church of Deerfield was honored during the event as the Outstanding Community Partner for more than 20 years of unwavering dedication to strengthen Latino immigrant families in Highwood andHighland Park. famservice.org
MaryGrace King had just won a 25-yard back- stroke race when she started to sprint toward her orange beach towel….