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<p>Lake Forest's Cole Digman (8) scores against Mundelein Wednesday. | Joe Shuman/for Sun-Times Media&nbsp;</p>

Baseball: Lake Forest hands Mundelein first loss of the season

Lake Forest voted 5-1 on April 21 to approve switching to off-site 911 emergency dispatching in Glenview by Sept. 1. | File

Lake Forest votes 5-1 to join consolidated dispatch

Lake Forest voted 5-1 Monday night to approve switching to off-site 911 emergency dispatching by Sept. 1, maybe earlier. First Ward Ald. Catherine Waldeck cast the only “no”...

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Revamping your landscape with deer resistant shrubs

The springtime can attract all kinds of unwanted pests, but the deer are by far the most notorious in our area. In the spring, deer are hungry but ...

Former Lake Forest High School employee pleads guilty to sex abuse charges

A former theater adviser at Lake Forest High School has pleaded guilty to sex abuse charges.

A Ford Focus and Toyota Prius stand ready to be rented ourside Harre Union on the campus of Valparaiso University Tuesday Jan. 24, 2012. The university announce a new partener ship with Zipcars, Inc., the world's leading car0sharing newtork. | Andy Lavalley~Sun-Times Media

Lake Forest gets two Zipcars, city’s first

Need a car for a quick errand or the day? Two Zipcars are now available starting this week in Lake Forest — provided you’re at least 21 years old. “Zipcar will be a great asset...

LAKE FOREST, IL - SEPTEMBER 14: A general view of the practice green during the Third Round of the BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club on September 14, 2013 in Lake Forest, Illinois. (Photo by Michael Cohen/Getty Images)

Ex-cop might have had permit to carry weapon into BMW golf event

Felony charges against a man arrested for attempting to bring a gun into a golf championship in Lake Forest could be dropped if his attorney can prove claims that he had a...

<p>Anna Puccinelli of Chicago tries on various pairs of shoes during the First Presbyterian Church Annual Spring Rummage Sale in Lake Forest on Saturday, May 21, 2011. All proceeds raised during the sale will go toward mission work. | Michael Jarecki/for Sun-Times Media</p>

First Presbyterian Church of Lake Forest preps for biggest-ever rummage sale

First Presbyterian Church of Lake Forest has pulled out all the stops for its biggest rummage sale since 1950. This year’s 64th annual event will be from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on...

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Lake Forest, Lake Bluff residents participate in 2014 Boston Marathon

here were 11 Lake Forest or Lake Bluff residents who participated in this year's Boston Marathon.

Weird Crime: Million-dollar-fraud case takes police to Disney World and more

Free of charge, we offer tales of odd news, strange crimes, dumb criminals and otherwise silly stories from the Chicago suburbs.

Cyclists ride their bikes during the forth stage of the 2014 Oman Tour, on February 20, 2014, between Wadi Al Abiyad and Boshar. AFP PHOTO/MOHAMMED AL-SHAIKHMOHAMMED AL-SHAIKH/AFP/Getty Images

Spring brings bike-riders to Lake Forest — and complaints

They may have inflated their tires, greased their chains and checked their routes, but cyclists better make sure they brush up on the Rules of the Road before trekking through...

Artist, Mark McMahon, of Lake Forest is working on a tile mural at Everett School to commemorate the school's 100th anniversary. | Brian O'Mahoney/For Sun-Times Media

Everett School celebrates centennial with Lake Forest artist’s mural

Everett Elementary School is celebrating its centennial with a tile mural by local artist Mark McMahon that will be installed at the school by April 24. Learn about the...

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