On January 19, 2016, the City of Lake Forest honored Pauline and Roger Mohr with the Lawrence R. Temple Distinguished Public Service Award for the length and breadth of their service to the community. Read more »
Read all about the amazing house and garden that are the reception site of the 2015 Lake Forest Preservation Foundation Annual Benefit House & Garden Tour. This piece appeared in the September issue of Forest and Bluff, the tour's media sponsor.
For over 100 years Old Main stood upon a hill with a sweeping lawn spread before it, the iconic image that defined an entrance to Lake Forest. Here is where the Religious of the Sacred Heart came in 1904 to erect what Arthur Miller has described as an American Colonial Revival country place, a commanding edifice to house an academy for young women. Four years later Barat College was established and occupied the south wing of the building. Read more »