For Seattle resident Nate Yaccino, Barrington will always be a special place. When he was 18, the Hoffman Estates native moved into a run-down house on Route 59 in Barrington. There he built a recording studio and began working with local bands.
Sept. 12 6 a.m. |
It was a quite a birthday for former Gurnee Mayor Richard Welton on Saturday as friends, family and politicians came out to honor him at a ground breaking for a new park in his name on Old Grand Avenue on the east side of Gurnee.
Sept. 7 6:09 p.m. |
Ashley Reid finished third overall (second runner-up) out of 62 contestants in the Miss Illinois USA pageant
Sept. 7 10:50 a.m. |
News-sun staff report
As community activists and public officials struggle to prevent the spread of heroin in suburban Chicago, a Hawthorn Woods family has taken matters into its own hands in a more discrete way.
By the end of the day Monday, with help from the Labor Day parade crowd, it is estimated that several thousand people will have visited the half-scale traveling Vietnam Wall Memorial along Shiloh Boulevard in Zion.
Arts & Entertainment
Sept. 1 8:08 p.m. |
Everyone seemed to have had a dobar provod (good time) on Saturday and Sunday at The Taste of Serbia Festival. The festival isn’t just the biggest annual fundraiser for the St. Basil of Ostrog Serbian Orthodox Church in Lake Forest.
Aug. 31 3:14 p.m. |
Yadira Sanchez Olson
Lake Forest’s Daniel Jasica has been selected the next associate judge of the 19th Judicial Circuit in Lake County. Jasica, 48, said he regards his appointment to the bench as “a tremendous honor.”
Aug. 27 2 p.m. |
Yes, there is life after “The Voice” when you don’t make it to the top. Todd Kessler is proof.
Aug. 19 1:33 a.m. |
Sheryl De Vore
One of Mundelein’s small business owners has returned home. Jitu Hingu is once again providing convenient services to people on the run who work, live or commute past Midlothian Road and Route 176. After seven years away, Hingu said he’s glad to see some of the familiar faces that stopped in every day at the same time, like clockwork.
Aug. 15 9:36 a.m. |