In honor of the new season of “The Walking Dead,” we asked Evanston resident Jay Bonansinga, author of a best-selling series of novels based on the show, to share his views on all things zombie.
Oct. 21 10:21 a.m. |
Pioneer Press Staff
Halloween is coming. With Halloween comes trick-or-treating. And trick-or-treating comes with warnings, such as: Accept only wrapped and packaged candy; Stay within your neighborhood and only go to homes you know;
Go out in daylight. The implication is that trick-or-treating might be dangerous.
Oct. 20 10 a.m. |
More and more lately, when President Obama says stuff, I think to myself, “Uh-oh.”
From the Community
Oct. 20 8 a.m. |
I heard County Treasurer candidate David Stolman, who has been a leader on transparency his entire career, talk about some things he would do if elected. He would develop a searchable ledger for Lake County’s finances so they are more easily accessible, as right now they are only available in pdf format. He would also increase the transparency of our property tax bills so we can see how much we are paying each unit of government.
The biggest reason drive-ins have closed is that the dirt they’re sitting on is much more valuable as real estate. Not here. Most McHenry County land is still used for growing things for people to eat.
From the Community
Oct. 19 7 a.m. |
Having spent 28 years in Lake County government and served as Executive Director of Lake County Health Dept. for 18 of those years I interacted...
Like many of you, I can’t change the channel fast enough when faced with watching another political campaign ad on TV. At this point, I’d...
Oct. 17 10:39 a.m. |
In novel "Nineteen Eighty-four," the government does all the surveillance. But in real life today, it's not only the government that's constantly watching.
Oct. 16 7:05 a.m. |
By Paul Sassone
Love Essentially: Here are 15 ways to turn this potentially sugar binging holiday into a meaningful one that you and your honey won’t soon forget. None of these “15 ways to be sweet” will cost you a dime, and additionally, you won’t be left with that sugar crash and those extra two pounds on Monday morning!