With a golden opportunity to sweep a CCIW doubleheader from 16th-ranked North Central, the Carthage softball team was hurt by one costly inning on Wednesday at Carthage.
Behind a two-hitter from Makenzie Walker, the Reds posted a 2-0 victory in Game 1, but suffered a 6-5 defeat in the nightcap.
We’ve been picking flowers and sticking them in containers for thousands of years.
The early Egyptians did it, as did the Chinese: Feng Shui guidelines for creating harmony in a home suggest placing vases of fresh-cut flowers throughout the dwelling to relieve stress, and increase productivity and creativity. Ikebana, the 600-year-old art of Japanese flower arranging, became a craft of high regard, with a spiritual element.
How much security does a parking lot need?
At a minimum, a parking lot needs enough security to keep out people who aren’t supposed to use it so the people who are supposed to use it have enough space. How much to spend to achieve that level of security is another question.
The percussive, story-telling dance style of Chicago Tap Theatre will be on display at 7:30 p.m. on April 18 at the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts at the College of Lake County in Grayslake.
This young and vibrant dance company strives to preserve the American dance form of tap and make it even more creative and innovative. CTT’s hallmark format, the story show, employs modern themes and personalities to tell original stories using diverse music, from Chet Baker to David Bowie, Nine Inch Nails to Leonard Cohen.