He withstood teasing and girls’ scorn for three years, but Rocco Royer, 11, said he’d gladly grow out his hair again to donate to a child enduring medical hair loss.
The Lake Bluff Middle School sixth grader had 11 inches of his blond hair cut off Tuesday, Aug. 19, for Locks of Love, a nonprofit that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children in the United States and Canada who are suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis.
Aug. 19 5 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
The Golden Rule has always been the driving force at Knauz, a local automotive company celebrating its 80th anniversary this year.
Arts & Entertainment
Aug. 18 1:13 p.m. |
Despite its odd behavior, the summer weather performed well in the role of “temperate” for Citadel Theatre Company’s 1st Annual Summer Gala held at the David Adler-designed Mundelein cottage of Lake Forest residents Nancy and Adrian Smith on July 19.
Aug. 16 9 a.m. |
Not a lot of athletes can lay claim to a silver medal at a worldwide athletic competition. But then there aren’t a lot of athletes like Ana Kohout.
A few days after arriving home, 15-year-old Kohout talked about her experience at the 2014 International Wheelchair and Amputee Junior World Games, held just outside of London.
Aug. 14 2:41 p.m. |
Daniel I. Dorfman
Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP welcome the addition of Jacqueline Stephens Breisch to their Lake Forest office. According to the following press release: The law firm...
The Israel Bonds Chicago 2014 Women’s Division Premiere Event took place at Skokie’s Doubletree by Hilton, with 150 guests attending.
Aug. 13 1:30 p.m. |
Pioneer Press Staff
Lake Forest College has an accomplished choir who has performed in cities such as Chicago and Minneapolis. Often times the choir collaborates with the Lake Forest...
Aug. 13 12:48 p.m. |
Aggrego News Service
Vernon Law School will hold a memorial service for its former Dean and President Jeff Benson. The memorial is set for August 16. According to...
Arts & Entertainment
Using the 70s sitcom “Mork & Mindy” as a launching pad, Robin Williams rocketed to international fame. But his classmates in Lake Forest had front row seats to the incredible talent of Williams a little over a decade before.