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New Deerfield boutique designed to create ‘joyful community’ Deerfield Review
New Deerfield boutique designed to create ‘joyful community’
The creators of Deerfield’s newest business consider their new enterprise building a community. Indigo, a store offering “mindfully curated goods that nourish the soul,” is scheduled to open Sept. 1 at 1456 Waukegan Road. “We’re trying to create a secure community,” said owner Joanna Hakimi of Deerfield. “This will be a space where people will see how joyful a community will be.”
July 30 6 a.m. |
‘Lake is a dangerous place,’ say parents of rescued boy Highland Park News
‘Lake is a dangerous place,’ say parents of rescued boy
Leslie Alter didn’t panic right away when her 9-year-old son Tommy, his aunt and a cousin didn’t return as quickly as expected from a kayaking outing in Door County, Wis. But as the hours passed and darkness set in, the night of July 11 turned harrowing for the Highland Park family before a U.S. Coast Guard crew in a Dolphin rescue finally helicopter lifted Tommy, his 9-year-old cousin Zach and aunt Alison to safety the following morning.
July 29 5:13 p.m. |
Outgoing Deerfield High School principal remembers her tenure fondly Deerfield Review
Outgoing Deerfield High School principal remembers her tenure fondly
When Deerfield High School Principal Audris Griffith looks back at her five years leading the institution, she is reminded of a string of pearls. Griffith, who enters her sixth and final year at Deerfield High School when the 2014-15 terms starts Aug. 27, considers a chain of events as the highlight of her time here. “I see a series of vignettes which stand out like pearls in the strand of the last five years,” Griffith said. They combine to form what she hopes will be her legacy.
July 29 4:06 p.m. |
Deerpath, Waukegan Rd. construction in full swing for new Lake Forest Hospital Lake Forester
Deerpath, Waukegan Rd. construction in full swing for new Lake Forest Hospital
Construction on Deerpath in Lake Forest, which has shifted traffic near the hospital entrance, has motorists on alert. Large orange-and-white-striped barrels, merge signs and yellow caution tape funnel drivers into a temporarily narrower lane just west of the viaduct under Route 41. Likewise, work has begun on a new Waukegan Road entrance and exit to the 160-acre campus at 660 N. Westmoreland Road. The intersection improvements are touted as the “first major step” in the revitalization of the Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital campus by both city and hospital leaders.
July 29 3:18 p.m. |

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