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New Lake County GOP leader wants unity
But unlike those conservatives who dismiss anyone with views even slightly different from theirs, Mike Amrozowicz isn't about to write off socially moderate members of the GOP as "Republicans In Name Only."
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Gurnee cops want help to find missing teenage girl
Gurnee police announced Friday they want help finding Samantha Smith, 16, who's been missing since April 11. She was last seen near Warren Township High School's O'Plaine Road freshmen-sophomore campus.
Warren Township High performs 'Into the Woods'
Warren Township High School students will perform "Into the Woods" Thursday through Saturday, April 24-26, at the O'Plaine Campus Auditorium, 500 N. O'Plaine Road, Gurnee, Performances are at 7 p.m., with a matinee performance at 2 p.m. April 26. Tickets are $6 for students, children and seniors; $11 for adults, and are available online at ... (more)
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Governor announces Lake, McHenry projects:
Gov. Pat Quinn announced Thursday that $6.9 million in state taxpayers' money will be spent on bridge and road projects for Lake and McHenry counties.
Gurnee Tire & Brake owner accused in sexual assaults dating back 20 years
A Gurnee business owner has been charged in sexual assaults against two women that date back 20 years, the Lake County Sheriff's office said.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Lake County GOP chooses new leader
Former Warren Township GOP Chairman Mike Amrozowicz unseated Wauconda Township's Bob Cook during the party's biennial convention at the Midlane Golf Resort in Wadsworth.
Warren Twp. frustrated with stop sign offenders
Warren Township officials are trying to do something about what they say are too many drivers blowing off stop signs at the government complex just outside Gurnee.
Plea deal possible for man accused in Gurnee Youth Baseball theft
The attorney for a man accused of stealing more than $80,000 from Gurnee Youth Baseball said he expects a plea deal in the case in the coming weeks.
Man Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting 7-Year-Old Girl
A resident of unincorporated Gurnee, who could have been sentenced to natural life in prison, will serve between 12 and 30 years for the sexual assault of two minors last year.
Prairie Crossing charter renewed but must diversify
Prairie Crossing Charter School in Grayslake was criticized for lacking student diversity before narrowly receiving approval to operate another five years from a state commission.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Legal Record
EC Names Ronald Reagan Leadership Fellows
Eureka College has selected six incoming freshmen as Reagan Fellows in the Ronald W. Reagan Leadership Program.
Woodland Middle School performance:
Woodland Middle School Drama Club presents its spring production of "Snow White" at 7:30 p.m., April 25, and 6 p.m., April 26, in the school cafeteria, 7000 Washington St., Gurnee.
Renovations Underway on Gurnee Mills Food Court
The following information comes from a Bitner Goodman press release regarding renovations at Gurnee Mills has begun work on the transformation of its Lake County Food Court.
Gurnee mayor addresses park plans to township
Gurnee Mayor Kristina Kovarik said she didn't mean to slight Warren Township government by keeping secret her plan to have a park named for the village's longest-serving elected official.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Experts see incidents of asthma, allergies increasing
"Why does asthma happen?" asked fifth-graders in Elise Diaz and Caroline Dicentio's classes at Prairie Trail School in Wadsworth.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Last call for Mickey Finn's brew pub before move to bigger Libertyville space
Last call is coming for one of Libertyville's most popular gathering spots, but the party will continue just down the street in a larger renovated space.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Warren Township High hosts Live the Arts Festival
Juniors Damiyen Anderson and Julia Sapyta throw clay pots Thursday during the Live Arts Festival at Warren Township High School at the Almond Road campus in Gurnee.
Warren Township High School in Gurnee wants to hear from residents
John Anderson, board president at Warren District 121, addressed the idea of hosting periodic forums on a variety of topics for residents.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Lake County News-Sun
Pet owners make good use of Animal Control's low-cost clinic
Every spring and fall, like clockwork, dogs and cats have the opportunity to get needed maintenance - vaccines and microchips - during the Lake County Health Department's Animal Care and Control center's low-cost pet clinic in Beach Park.
Warren High hosts free arts festival
Warren Township High School in Gurnee will host a free arts festival from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday.