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Highland Park officials to hold workshop in March to consider potential sites for permanent memorial

Discussions of a everlasting memorial in Highland Park continued on Jan. 23 when a working group of local leaders held its second official meeting. The Place of Remembrance Working Group reviewed details on 11 other places of remembrance across the country, reminiscent of one in...

“Forming a 5-Person Working Group to Facilitate Deliberations on Highland Park Shooting Memorial Site”

Highland Park is one step closer to planning and constructing a everlasting place that may honor the seven victims and all who were impacted by the mass shooting in 2022. During a Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26, city councilmembers agreed that...

North Shore residents honor the fallen on Memorial Day

In 2017, U.S. Army veteran Joseph Byrne led the Wilmette Memorial Day parade, and in this year’s march, his daughter Eileen Richards made sure he was there in spirit. Richards marched in the Memorial Day parade Monday, May 29, carrying a photo of Byrne,...

Rolling Thunder’s Ride to Remember on Memorial Day weekend

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. — A Ride to Remember was held outside of the Lovell VA Hospital in North Chicago on Memorial Day Weekend. “We honor the sacrifices of fallen members who put their lives on the line for our nation, for us and for...

Memorial Day Parades & Ceremonies

Memorial Day is Monday May 29. Several ceremonies and events will be held throughout the weekend in Chicago and the suburbs. Below is a list of some of those events.Southside Memorial Day ParadeMonday, 3 p.m – 5 p.m.7750 S Emerald AveChicago Memorial Day ParadeMonday 10 a.m.Culminates at William McKinley...

Record Roundup: Local Memorial Day events and observances

North Shore communities are preparing to mark Memorial Day on Monday, May 29, and honor those who died while serving in the U.S. armed forces. Weather forecasts are showing close to ideal parade weather Monday, with sunny skies and 70-degree temperatures near the lakefront. WILMETTE Participants in...