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CLC Lakeshore Campus prepares for future expansion
With expansion of the Lakeshore Campus coming in a few years, the College of Lake County is preparing by expanding academic programming at the Waukegan campus and conducting an awareness-building campaign.
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My FOX Chicago
Man facing arrest fights with cops, strikes police dog
A north suburban man being sought for domestic battery was found hiding in an attic, and when police closed in, he fought with an officer and struck a police dog, according to police.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Northbrook Marks National Night Out with Community Celebration
The following is from the Village of Northbrook: On Tuesday, August 5, from 6-9pm all are invited to join the Northbrook Police, the Northbrook Park District and the citizens of Northbrook in celebrating the at Meadowhill Aquatic Center, Waukegan and Maple.
Waukegan police make arrests in recent burglaries
Quinton Crider of the 1900 block of North Lewis Avenue was charged with five counts of residential burglary, one count of attempted robbery and one count of resisting a police officer, according to a news release.
Man charged with sex assault of 5-year-old at wife's day care
A Waukegan man is charged with sexually assaulting a 5-year-old at his wife's home day care, authorities said.
Man charged after shooting at Round Lake Beach home
A Waukegan man is being held in Lake County jail on $100,000 bail on weapons charges after he was accused of shooting at a Round Lake Beach house just after midnight Saturday, authorities said.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Man Arrested for Cocaine Possession, DUI on Waukegan
The following information is from the Glenview Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.
Man gets 40 years for kidnapping, torturing ex-girlfriend
A Waukegan man was sentenced to 40 years in prison Monday for kidnapping and torturing his ex-girlfriend in a North Chicago apartment over 24 hours in January 2013.
Kids 1st Health Fair Shifts Focus to Offer New Resources
Kids 1st Health Fair, which has provided free immunizations and other health services to low-income Lake County children since 1993, is evolving in response to new federal guidelines.
Highland Park Police Make 2 DUI Arrests
The following is from the Highland Park Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.
My FOX Chicago
Man charged with breaking into home, touching sleeping woman
A homeless man was arrested Sunday morning shortly after he entered a north suburban apartment and touched a woman while she slept, according to police.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Pair indicted after alleged shopping spree with stolen credit cards
A Waukegan man and a Zion woman were indicted Wednesday for allegedly using stolen credit cards for a shopping spree in Deerfield, according to the Lake County State's Attorney's office and the Deerfield Police Department.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
My FOX Chicago
Coroner: Cop's blood-alcohol level more than 3 times legal limit after crash
Shortly before Jason Mueller's funeral Friday, the Lake Coroner's office reported the Waukegan police officer's blood-alcohol level was more than three and a half times the legal limit when he drove off the road in Gurnee last weekend.
Judge Upholds 59-Year Sentence In Torture-Murder Case
A Lake County Judge has denied a motion to reduce the 59-year sentence given to a Waukegan man convicted of murder in the 2011 torture death of David Campbell in a Waukegan body shop.
New health clinic marks 'historic day for Lake County'
A Family Fun Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at the Erie HealthReach Waukegan Health Center, 2323 Grand Ave., Waukegan.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Intelligentsia Cup Rides Through Chicago On July 26th
While the world's premier cycling event powers through France , the Chicagoland area will play host to it's own bicycling competition, the Intelligentsia Cup, from July 18th to July 27th, with a 'stage' near downtown Chicago set for the penultimate day of racing.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
23 attorneys apply for Lake County judge opening
A total of 23 attorneys have filed applications for a Lake County Circuit Court associate judge opening created by the retirement of Joseph Waldeck.
Coroner's office: Alcohol played role in cop's death
A Waukegan police officer exceeded the legal blood-alcohol threshold when he died in an off-duty, single-vehicle crash in Gurnee last weekend, according to the Lake County coroner's office.
Funeral Services Set for Officer Killed in Off-Duty Crash
Funeral services have been set for a police officer who was killed in a single-vehicle, off-duty crash early Saturday in Gurnee.