Foodies are well aware of Nielsen-Massey vanilla, a high-end brand. But did you know the COO, Matt Nielsen, lives in Lake Bluff? He runs the Waukegan-based company with his brother and sister and they are embarking on an expansion,
August 26 marks the 91st anniversary of the constitutional amendment that granted women the right to vote. The nonpartisan League of Women Votersâ€”founded the same yearâ€”will celebrate Womenâ€™s Equality Day by reflecting on the organizationâ€™s historic achievements and looking ahead to the work League members will do this year to engage more citizens in the electoral process.
Anonymous donors have informed the Woodlands Academy Board of Trustees of their intention to donate the 23-acre parcel of property formerly known as Barat College to Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart.
Lake Bluff resident and attorney Rick Lesser provides insight into the recent findings by a U.S. District Court judge in the case of George Michael vs. the Village of Lake Bluff
Deer Path Art League Board Member David Dallison will give a painting demonstration at the Lake Forest Farmers Market, located in downtown Lake Forest, this Saturday August 20th, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Lake Forest College is pleased to recognize fiction writer Elizabeth Gentry as the fourth winner of the Madeleine P. Plonsker Emerging Writerâ€™s Residency Prize, awarded annually. She will be in residence on the campus of Lake Forest College from Feb. 1 to March 31, 2012, where she will work to complete her winning manuscript, Housebound. She will receive $10,000 and, upon editorial approval, the finished book will be published by the &NOW Books imprint of Lake Forest College Press, with distribution by Northwestern University Press. She will also take part in the Lake Forest Literary Festival and offer a series of public presentations while in residence at the College.
Deer Path Art League invites the community to an opening reception for its â€œFaculty/Member Showâ€ on Aug. 19 from 5 to 8 p.m.
Itâ€™s Time to Celebrate a 150th birthday in Lake Forest, and we hope your family can join us for the party! A day of fun, great music and fabulous food is planned to commemorate the Cityâ€™s Sesquicentennial right in the heart of our community.