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Family Service Glencoe makes seniors a priority during shelter-in-place

March 23, 2020 by Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, Living

For the past 105 years, Family Service Glencoe has provided counseling, compassion and a sense of community to residents, and that will not change during the current health crisis.

Family Service social workers remain...

Chicago Botanic Garden shuts down until end of April

by Joe Coughlin, Publisher News, Living

Three days after canceling programming and classes, the Chicago Botanic Garden announced Tuesday, March 17, it would close its doors completely through April to help limit the spread of the coronavirus.

The closure...

Botanic Garden halts orchid show, all upcoming programming

by Joe Coughlin, Publisher Life & Arts, Living

Following the lead of other large tourist destinations, Glencoe’s Chicago Botanic Garden has taken steps to limit crowds in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

The venue canceled its popular orchid show...

New Trier rallies behind senior battling rare form of cancer

by Libby Elliott, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, Living

New Trier football team’s Oct. 18 home field 31-13 triumph over archrival Glenbrook North was more than just a win for the Trevians; it was also a victory for 17-year-old New Trier senior Olivia Sergot, who is battling a rare form of...