New Mundelein village hall nearing completion
Mundelein's new village hall is under construction on the 200 block of East Hawley Street, not far from a shopping center and the village's Metra station.
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Thursday Mar 6
$50 millioni renovation at aging Vernon Hills mall in progress
A $50 million makeover at Westfield Hawthorn mall, the heart of Vernon Hills' vast commercial landscape, is taking shape with one of the key elements set to debut later this month.
Thursday Mar 6
Mitsubishi Electric Automation Launches Energy Website for Manufacturers
This energy microsite has been created to help facility managers, plant managers, sustainability mangers and others within the manufacturing sector meet their aggressive energy reduction goals.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
March 13: Nanotechnology Family Festival at CLC Southlake Campus
Discover nanoscale science and engineering applications with hands-on activities at the College of Lake County Nanotechnology Family Festival, being held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on March 13. The event will begin in the CLC Southlake Campus main lobby and include a tour of CLC's nanotechnology labs, located at 1120 S. Milwaukee Ave., Vernon Hills.
New power provider selected by Vernon Hills and six other towns
Residents and small businesses in Vernon Hills and six other communities soon will get a new power provider, although the savings through the electrical aggregation program won't be as great.
Bears Super Bowl Alumni Highlight March 8 RKB Showroom Grand Opening...
Chicago Bears 1985 Super Bowl alumni, including Steve McMichael, are featured in a memorabilia signing from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Saturday, March 8 grand opening of RKB Showroom, 216 Terrace Dr., Mundelein.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Buffalo Grove doctor, chiropractor charged with fraud
A chiropractor and a physician with offices in Buffalo Grove, their billing manager and three purported patients are facing prison sentences have been indicted on federal charges alleging they played a part in a $2.98 million health care fraud scheme, authorities said Monday.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Parking talk planned
The Cook Memorial Public Library District board's building and grounds committee will meet Monday to discuss a possible expansion of the parking lot at the Aspen Drive Library in Vernon Hills.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Senators table proposal to dissolve waterway agency
Rob Rinkenberger, Fox Waterway Agency superintendent and employee of 17 years, was shocked to hear two senators want to shut the agency down.
Jde Systems Analyst - Computer-Baxter Healthcare Corporation is...
Baxter Healthcare Corporation is seeking a Senior JDE Systems Analyst-Logistics/Transportation/ EDI in Vernon Hills, Illinois with the following requirements: Bachelor degree in Electronic Engineering or Computer Science plus 5 years related experience including: designing and developing mul-tiple enhancements to the JDE logistics; developing and ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Images: The Week in Pictures
Dressed in WWI French infantry soldier wearing a gas mask, Josh Melnychuk of Barrington caught my eye at the recent Military History Fest at the Pheasant Run Resort and Conference Center in St. Charles.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Cook Memorial Public Library bookmobile gets new look
The Cook Memorial Public Library District's bookmobile got a new decorative wrap Friday, thanks to a donation from a community group that supports the library.
Shoppers turn out for Trader Joe's opening in Libertyville
A biting wind Friday did not deter shoppers who reveled in the Hawaiian-inspired atmosphere at Libertyville's newest grocery store.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Vernon Hills High helping children's hospital
Vernon Hills High School students are teaming with the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago for a Spirit Week project.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Images: Monday Snow, Feb. 17
The Belluomini family of Arlington Heights, Laura, Claudia, 11, and Luke, 8, head towards the sledding hill in Rolling Meadows.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Psychological exam planned for Mundelein teen accused in siblinga s...
Attorneys for a 14-year-old Mundelein girl accused in the stabbing death of her 11-year-old half-sister in January said they hope to have a psychologist examine the teen “sooner than later.” Waukegan defense attorney Michael Conway said they are still hoping to keep the case in juvenile court rather than have the teen charged as an ... (more)
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Waukegan man grateful for his new set of wheels
When Milton Whittington was told he'd been nominated to receive a free car through a national promotion to help people in need, he was dubious.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Brainerd proposal heats up in Libertyville
Signs point to an escalation in the dueling campaigns to sway Libertyville voters on whether to convert an old high school building to a community center.
Lake County News-Sun
Walking through Corporate Woods may get easier
Trustees in Vernon Hills are considering a $1 million project that would build a sidewalk along one side of the road in Corporate Woods to help workers and nearby residents exercise more safely.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Lake County News-Sun
179 of 183 Lake County businesses refuse alcohol sale to minors
Lake County law enforcement agencies sent minors into 183 businesses during winter break to enforce the illegal sale of alcohol to those under 21, but only four restaurants and packaged-liquor outlets took the bait.