Local Heroes Get Recognition
On November 1, 2013, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital recognized the exemplary efforts of local first responders at its annual A Cut Above Award Ceremony held at the hospital’s Health Education Center.
Hospital officials were joined by members of the fire departments of Grayslake, Lake Forest, Countryside, Gurnee, Long Grove, Mundelein, Newport and Wauconda to honor first responders for their quick response and efforts that saved lives.
“At this annual event, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital joins our local fire departments to commend our firefighters and paramedics and recognize the team efforts that saved lives,” said Thomas J. McAfee, president of Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital. “Those first responders honored today represent the very best of our community.”
Photos from the day's event are below. Read the press release for complete details on all who were recognized.