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2 hrs ago | Daily Herald
A Palatine man pleaded not guilty in Lake County court Thursday to charges he solicited sex from an undercover Lake County sheriff's detective posing as a 14-year-old boy, authorities said.
3 hrs ago | Lincolnshire Review
While no one hopes the training will ever be put to use, five law enforcement agencies in northern Lake County participated in a drill this week to test how well they are prepared for an active shooter situation inside a school.
7 hrs ago | Lincolnshire Review
If you could disconnect addiction to fossil fuels and perhaps save the planet, you'd likely support that.
11 hrs ago | Lake Forester
Work to restore the historic home of Adlai Stevenson II surged ahead this summer through the blood, sweat - and possibly tears - of a Youth Conservation Corps crew.
A Round Lake gang member convicted in May of being responsible for the 2012 murder of a Zion teen outside a minimart was sentenced Wednesday to 38 years in prison.
The woman was discovered after a car was left overnight at the preserve, forest preserve Executive Director Ty Kovach told commissioners in an email Wednesday afternoon.
A Waukegan man wants to withdraw the guilty plea entered in connection with the stabbing death of a Round Lake man and the injuring of a teenager.
Jalpa Shah, who graduated from CLC in 2011, is a Certified Medical Assistant who works for Aurora Medical Group of Northern Illinois.
An Evanston woman was sentenced to 18 months of periodic imprisonment and 30 months of intensive probation for selling heroin to a group of teens that resulted in the overdose death of a Vernon Hills girl in 2011.
The Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY Outstanding senior lien bonds are secured by a first lien on net revenues of the county's combined water and sewer system , while outstanding subordinate lien bonds are backed by a junior lien on net revenues.
A new way to move traffic that reacts to actual conditions rather than estimates is getting a trial in Lake County.
A judge Monday ordered a man who authorities say escaped custody of the Elgin Mental Health Center and led police on an eight-hour manhunt earlier this month to undergo a fitness test next week.
A former program director for a Lake County youth home pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a teenage girl earlier this year at the Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg.
The League of Women Voters Lake County and Faith in Place will present "Stormwater From the Ground Up" from 5:15 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at the Waukegan Public Library, 128 N. County St. This program provides information for homeowners, business owners and community leaders about how to prevent the damage and pollution caused by stormwater ... (more)
Walk with Docs Stroll through nature with doctors and naturalists: a 8:30 a.m., Sunday, Aug. 3, Fort Sheridan Forest Preserve a 8:30 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 9, Rollins Savanna Forest Preserve a 1 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 17, Cuba Marsh Forest Preserve a 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 21, Fort Sheridan Forest Preserve For more information, go to ... (more)
Though Six Flags Great America isn't known for tossing around specific daily or seasonal attendance figures, Park President Hank Salemi offered a hint this week at how many people it has drawn to Gurnee since it opened in May 1976.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 03:46 pm
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