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"Ice Lady" Pat Wachlin is in her 33rd year delivering ice at the Lake County Fair on Sunday at the fairgrounds in Grayslake.
The second annual "Waukegan Cares Walk for Awareness" 5K event fundraiser for the Lake County Suicide Prevention Task Force will be held Saturday, Aug. 9. Check-in time is 10:30 a.m. at the People's Choice Family Fun Center, 2411 Grand Ave., Waukegan.
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has a new finance director. The Village Board on Thursday hired Rich Hentschel to replace Robert Miller, who resigned from the job in May for personal reasons.
Fred Fest, an annual reunion concert of well-known, Barrington-trained musicians, will be held from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, at the Fox River Forest Preserve on Roberts Road in Port Barrington.
Two new hoophouses are now serving as a living laboratories for students in the College of Lake County horticulture and sustainable agriculture programs.
As a resident of Mundelein, Timothy Sashko said he can speak with authority about the differences between Lake County's new Animal Care and Control Facility in Libertyville and the old one on Route 83. "When I walked in here today, I said, 'Where's the leaky roof?'" the Lake County Board of Health president said at a ribbon cutting for the new, ... (more)
It's time to erase the common stereotype of a heroin abuser as a person lurking stoned in a dark alley with a dirty needle sticking out of an arm, Lake County health care and law enforcement leaders say.
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.
John Measner will be performing many of his magical sleights of hand in Measner Magic at the Lake County Fair through July 27. Mosey on down to the Kid Korral & Kidway for family fun at the Lake County Fair, through Sunday, July 27 at Lake County Fairgrounds, 1060 E. Peterson Road, Grayslake.
Daughters of a heroic veteran will be featured in a free presentation on Wednesday, August 13, in another of a series of presentations organized by the Lake-McHenry Veterans and Family Services program affiliated with the Lake County Health Department.
Governor Pat Quinn today announced capital investments of more than $333,000 for construction projects Lake County.
Round Lake 14-year-old Ashly Frazier found herself walking straight into a cake-decorating demonstration hosted by the professionals from the Lovin' Oven Cakery in Round Lake Beach.
The Buffalo Grove Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce recently presented three Ronald J. Jonas Memorial Scholarships.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 12:56 am
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