Quote of the week: This is so sad. It’s like when Riverview closed down.

Louis Kasper, a Vernon Hills resident, sad to see the Wauconda site of the Lake County Discovery Museum close. It will relocate to Libertyville in about a year.

Below, Louis Kasper, stands next to a fossilized rock at the Wauconda site, which closed Aug. 31.

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Quote of the week:This has given me a new focus, a new purpose to my life.

— Tom Smith, Lake County Forest Preserves land-management technician and Native American dancer

Read what it’s like to discover and embrace your Native American heritage in this article I wrote about Tom Smith, an extraordinary Renaissance man. Click here.tomsmitha