Category Round Lake Area News

Future Chefs Have A Blast at Sodexo Challenge

Budding 4th and 5th Grade Chefs Test Their Culinary Skills During Sodexo 2015 Challenge

Sodexo 2015 Future Chef Challenge Prizes

Sodexo 2015 Future Chef Challenge Prizes

It was a fun-filled morning in the Magee Middle School cafeteria as several Round Lake Area 4th and 5th graders gathered together with parents and supporters for an old fashioned cook-off...

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Assessor’s Budget Demands Sink Township’s Annual Budget

Assessor Ditton Wins Budget Battle Without Even Showing Up!

$98,000 Budget Deficit

$98,000 Budget Deficit

With a not-too-distant lawsuit settlement in mind, along with the current lawsuit by Assessor Chris Ditton, it was a forgone conclusion that the Avon Township Board would end up approving the 2015-2016 budget which carries with it a $98,000 deficit...

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Carlos Bermudez Eagle Scout Ceremony

Presentation of Eagle Scout Badge and Certificate to Carlos Bermudez Jr.

Eagle Scout Award

Eagle Scout Award

Round Lake Boy Scout Troop 275 has had a six year dry spell when it comes to having a Scout achieve the rank of Eagle Scout. Troop 275’s Eagle Honor Roll shows that seldom more than a year or two goes by without a Scout achieving that rank. That all changed on Sunday afternoon when “Life” Scout Carlos Bermu...

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Head Start Accepting Applications for 2015-2016 Year

Head startI was invited to stop by and visit the Head StartFamily Fun Fair” at St. Paul Lutheran Church on Greenwood Drive in Round Lake Park. While there I met Marie Bryant who oversees six sites as their Facilities Coordinator, Amber Swiderek who is the Center Director at St. Paul Lutheran Church, and Teresa Gutierrez, Family Development Specialist...

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Washington Street Work Zone Cameras

Work Zone Cameras are now up and running at the Washington Underpass site

Work Zone Camera

Work Zone Camera

As the progress continues on the Washington Street Underpass project you will be able to watch 1/2 hour time lapse photos taken 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There isn’t a whole lot of length to the time-lapse videos just yet but if you were following along on the Rollins Road Gateway project you know that...

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QuinceañeraXpo 2015 Performances – VIDEO

QuinceañeraXpo 2015 by LatinoXpressions packs the house at RLB Cultural Center

QuinceaneraXpo 2015

QuinceaneraXpo 2015

It was standing room only at Sunday’s QuinceañeraXpo 2015  held at the Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Center which included colorful and entertaining performances as well as Zumba dancing during the intermissions. The Master of Ceremonies was Jose Rodriquez who many of you know from Uni...

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