ORLANDO — Back to Orlando, still with no time for the theme parks. Stevenson High School’s chapter of the Business Professionals of America was in the Sunshine State May 8-12 for the organization’s National Leadership Conference.
LINCOLNSHIRE — Stevenson High School and Daniel Wright Junior High’s school communities know that Science Olympiad is more than an extracurricular activity — it’s a culture.
Recent headlines included the news of a caregiver accused of stealing $255,000 from the Lincolnshire man that she was supposed to be looking after. The Detectives involved in this case say that events like this one occur more frequently than anyone would like to see.
Springtime brings flowers, outdoor activities and often the start of the moving discussion in families living with seniors. The cold winter months may have led to isolation, a possible illness or many other possibilities; whatever the reason, many senior living communities see an increase in tours and moving discussions as the weather improves.
Public-Private partnerships are not new. Communities and the businesses that support them often work together to provide opportunities for their residents. In Highwood, the mayor and his wife are teaming up with a local skilled nursing facility to help create a central location where seniors can connect and engage.