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  1. Large brush fire at state park shuts down MetraRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Lake County News-Sun

    Thirty fire and police departments responded to a large brush fire in Illinois Beach State Park in Zion Wednesday night.


  2. Authors separate fact from fiction at BAM festival in ZionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Lake County News-Sun

    Chicago-area author Melanie Benjamin can offer precise details of the often-rocky road she traveled toward not only getting published ,but seeing her work attract an audience.


  3. Pet owners make good use of Animal Control's low-cost clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Lake County News-Sun

    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.


  4. Six Flags building suffers fire damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Lake County News-Sun

    No injuries were reported and the Grand Music Hall was spared damage after a fire broke out in an employee break area at Six Flags Great America on Wednesday, April 2. Gurnee Fire Department Chief Jim Pellitteri said the blaze, which was called in at around 9:05 p.m., caused an estimated $32,000 in damage to the enclosed break area and $25,000 in ... (more)


  5. Man gets 47-year sentence for murder of taxi driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Lake County News-Sun

    The voice of the late Patrick Foster rang out clearly in Courtroom 201 Tuesday, as prosecutors played the 911 tape in which the 44-year-old Park City resident, after being shot five times, not only called police but held his attacker down until they arrived.


  6. House fire in Zion, family displacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | Lake County News-Sun

    A Sunday morning fire in Zion of undetermined causes has left a family without a home and a lot of their personal belongings destroyed.


  7. Zion native Bill Blagg brings 'high-energy' magic show to CLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2014 | Lake County News-Sun

    Bill Blagg will return to Lake County, bringing with his newest high-energy, grand-scale magic and illusion show, "The Magic of Bill Blagg LIVE" to the College of Lake County at 7:30 p.m. March 21 in Grayslake.


  8. Habitat for Humanity Lake County rehabs homes, gives hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | Lake County News-Sun

    For more than a generation, the traditional Habitat for Humanity dedication ceremony found a family moving into a home that had been built from the ground up.


  9. North Chicago man shot to death in ZionRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Lake County News-Sun

    Police are investigating the death of a North Chicago man at the Horizon Village apartment complex off Route 173 in Zion who was shot multiple times early Tuesday morning. 5 comments

  10. $1.3M granted for shoreline project at Illinois Beach State ParkRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | Lake County News-Sun

    Gov. Pat Quinn announced a $1.3 million grant for shoreline stabilization at Illinois Beach State Park as part of his Illinois Jobs Now! program.


  11. Beach Park moves closer to allowing video gamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | Lake County News-Sun

    Lee Bledsoe and his daughter June of AlA's Tap in Beach Park say video gaming would not only help their business, it would give visitors to the area something to do.


  12. Giving socks an easy way of helping othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2013 | Lake County News-Sun

    If your heart would like to help others this holiday season, but your pocketbook says it's a stretch, think again. 1 comment

  13. Mayor calls Fielders' amended lawsuit 'fiction'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2013 | Lake County News-Sun

    Zion Mayor Lane Harrison on Thursday called an amended lawsuit by owners of the Lake County Fielders baseball team that outlines allegations of bribery against him "fiction" and "unbelievable." 1 comment

  14. Lake County fire crews attack 2 blazes within 12 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2013 | Lake County News-Sun

    Two fires in northern Lake County just 12 hours apart Thursday caused more than $100,000 worth of damage to a garage in unincorporated Russell and a fire in Zion forced a family out of their home just before the holidays.


  15. Men arrested in connection with armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2013 | Lake County News-Sun

    Two local men are being held on charges of armed robbery after a police chase last week that began in Waukegan and ended in a crash near the Winthrop Harbor Police Department.


  16. Armed robbers crash after leading officers on chaseRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2013 | Lake County News-Sun

    The armed robbery of a Waukegan Payday Loan office did not go well Thursday afternoon for two men after they led police on a 10-mile chase through several towns, then crashed in the parking lot shared by the Winthrop Harbor Police Department and Village Hall.


  17. Postpartum depression will be topic of workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2013 | Lake County News-Sun

    Debra Gindorf, the Zion woman who in 1985 killed her baby and toddler by feeding them sleeping pills, Nelly Vasquez-Salazar, the Waukegan woman who stabbed her 6-year-old daughter to death in 2008, and Miriam Carey, of Connecticut, who was shot to death by U.S. Capitol police on Oct. 3 after attempting to ram her car through a White House barrier, ... (more)


  18. Man charged with shooting death at Zion partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2013 | Lake County News-Sun

    A Michigan man has been charged with murder for allegedly shooting a man to death during a birthday party at a Zion home early Saturday.


  19. Shooting death in Zion under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2013 | Lake County News-Sun

    An autopsy was being conducted Sunday on a Zion man found fatally wounded by a gunshot in a home on Carmel Boulevard in Zion.


  20. Bicyclist's body discovered on Beach Park bike pathRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2013 | Lake County News-Sun

    A man's body was discovered near a bike path in Beach Park, where he apparently fell off his bicycle and suffered fatal injuries on Sunday.


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