Family, strangers come to aid of Northbrook man

Larry Strom says it’s easy to become cynical in life. But that has changed for him since he was diagnosed with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) better known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. “You’re cynical most of your life. I’m no longer cynical,” Strom said. What changed his outlook is the outpouring of help he has received from total strangers who have helped make his Northbrook house more accessible. They have done everything from removing a backyard swimming pool to installing ramps for his wheelchair to enlarging doorways. It started a few weeks ago when Strom, who was still then able to walk for short periods of time, ran into his cousin, Julie Savitt, at Home Depot. Savitt owns and operat

Entrepreneur Keeps on Trucking

Entrepreneurship is tough going under any circumstances. When you’re a woman in the construction industry, it doesn’t make things any easier – especially when you decide to take over a debt-laden business while raising three teenagers single-handedly. No one know this better than Julie Savitt, president and owner of AMS Earth Movers, a Lake Bluff, Illinois-based trucking company that hauls construction materials for roadways, parking structures, water treatment plants, airports and other government and private-sector job sites throughout the Chicago area. Savitt and her nine-member team also sell topsoil, road salt and other construction aggregate to government, commercial and residential cl

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