• The bungling inhabitants of a small Russian hamlet read the incriminating contents of a letter stolen by the Postmaster during Lake Forest Academy's production of "The Government Inspector" Thursday, Oct. 11. PHOTO SUBMITTED.

    LFA students tackle politics in comedic way with theater performance

    October 17, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Editor Life & Arts, The Arts
    Each year the head of school at Lake Forest Academy picks a topic for the school symposium. This year, the topic is about Russia.
  • Lake Bluff Golf Club to remain open for at least 5 years

    October 15, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News, Breaking, Local Government, Village
    After nearly eight months of fundraising to keep the Lake Bluff Golf Club from closing, it was announced the golf club will remain open for at least the next five years during the Lake Bluff Park District Board of Commissioners meeting Monday, Oct. 15. The board voted unanimously to enter a lease agreement with Golf Visions Management for a 5-year term, which is renewable.
  • Dillon Bauman (left) practices his swing at the inaugural Golftoberfest event Saturday, Oct. 13 at Lake Bluff Golf Course. Alex Newman/22nd Century Media

    Golftoberfest event raises money to support LB golf club

    October 15, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News, Community, Village
    When Lake Bluff residents learned the Lake Bluff Golf Course was facing a bad financial situation, they put their heads together and volunteered to help raise money to save the golf course.
  • Carmichael holds David the alligator still while he gets his first vet check-up with Dr. Steve Barten at the Vernon Hills Animal Hospital.

    Wildlife Discover Center helps rescue alligator found in Lake Michigan

    October 15, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Editor News, City, Community
    It is not every day you hear of an alligator on the loose in Illinois, let alone swimming in Lake Michigan near Lake Forest.
  • Football: Scouts strong finish keeps playoff hopes alive

    October 12, 2018 By David Jaffe, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    A football team fighting to make the playoffs must find ways to win close games late in the season.