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Native Plant Sale at Almond Marsh

From purple coneflowers to sky blue asters, there’ll be myriad choices for the garden at the annual Conserve Lake County Spring Native Plant Sale, from 3 to 7 p.m., May 12, and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., on both May 13 and 14.

Electronic Drop-off Sites to Stay Open for 2016

There is good news for Lake County residents that need to dispose of old televisions, monitors, printers and other electronic equipment that are not allowed in the regular trash. The Solid Waste Agency of Lake County (SWALCO) has announced that five electronic drop-off sites in Lake County, including the one on Half Day Road, in Highland Park, will not be closing, as previously announced.

Plant Milkweed to Help Monarch Butterfly Populations Thrive

New research reveals that for every monarch butterfly that makes it to the species’ wintering grounds in Mexico, 30 milkweed plants are needed.

Dietary Supplement Ups Delivery of Protein

Delivering sufficient protein to the body is crucial in maintaining and improving overall health, including energy and muscle mass, yet it’s estimated that we utilize less than half of the proteins contained in regular food sources like poultry and fish.

Healing Chronic Pain and Depression Naturally

Dr. Norman Shealy is a neurosurgeon and world-renowned expert on management of chronic pain and depression; he gives seminars and presentations all over the world, and will be speaking in Northbrook on May 21.

Enhance Nutrition Teaches Healthy Holistic Eating

​As a certified nutrition specialist and owner of Enhance Nutrition, in Northbrook, Marcy Kirshenbaum works with her clients to come up with eating guidelines that are tailored to each individual.

Conscious Eating Recipes

From Peg Shearer--Barley Salad with Radishes, Asparagus and Green Onions; from Sunita Vira--Healthy and Tasty Raw Chocolate Mousse.

Kudos

Chicago-based Relax By Scent Soy Candles was invited to gift its all-natural soaps and lotions to more than 150 celebrities at this year’s Academy Awards ceremony, in Hollywood.

Sign Up for North Shore Classic Half Marathon and 5k Race

RAM Racing will host the 38th annual North Shore Classic Half Marathon and 5k race June 5 in Highland Park, featuring the Illinois Elite Prize Purse for the third year.

Sauganash Small Business and Eco Fair

More than 30 vendors will be in attendance at the Sauganash Small Business and Eco Fair, held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., April 2, at Sauganash Elementary School.

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