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  1. SRACLC hosts annual fishing derbyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Lake Forester

    The Special Recreation Association of Central Lake County hosted their annual Fishing Derby at their Family Day on July 23. Campers at SRACLC's summer camps showed their families what a typical day at camp was like, with the fishing derby in the afternoon.

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  2. How the Route 53/120 extension could be fundedRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    A panel studying ways to fund a proposed Route 53/120 extension into Lake County has eliminated some possibilities and will gather details on others in coming weeks.

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  3. Grayslake residents treated to jazz at Centennial ParkRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article. Flack is a professor of music at the College of Lake County where he teaches music theory and history as well as conducting the school's jazz combo, wind ensemble and jazz ensemble. ...

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  4. Evanston woman sentenced to 18 months jail, 30 months probation, for...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... resulted in the overdose death of a Vernon Hills girl in 2011. Michelle Lee, now 21, will be released from the Lake County jail only for treatment and probation obligations during her 18-month sentence, Lake County Assistant State's Attorney Jim ...

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  5. 2015 Lakeside Legends 9-14U Tryouts are StartingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    Lakeside Legends of Batspeed Baseball and Softball Academy in Gurnee, will be holding their 9-14U baseball tryouts starting with their 13U team, coached by College of Lake County's Head Baseball Coach Heath Cummings, Monday, July 29th 6-8pm at the College of Lake County Baseball Field.

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  6. Medical assistants train at CLC Lakeshore Campus for in-demand careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... Assistant who works for Aurora Medical Group of Northern Illinois. Job prospects for graduates of the College of Lake County's medical assisting (MOA) program should be strong, given the demand projected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) for ...

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  7. Fitch Affirms Lake County, Illinois' Water and Sewer Revs at 'AAA'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    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.

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  8. Lake County sees steady boost in tourism spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    Maureen Riedy, president of Visit Lake County, discusses tourism numbers during an event Monday at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee.

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  9. Lake County trying new smart traffic light systemRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    A new way to move traffic that reacts to actual conditions rather than estimates is getting a trial in Lake County.

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  10. Judge: Elgin Mental health escapee to get fitness testRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... a stopped vehicle just before 8 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, on Elgin's northeast side while being taken to court in Lake County, authorities said. At about 4 p.m., a cabdriver alerted police after picking Vega up within a couple of blocks of the gas ...

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  11. Runoff, flooding presentation:Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    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)

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  12. Lake County counselor pleads guilty to sexually assaulting teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Herald

    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.

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  13. Lake County doctors writing 'green' Rx for walks in natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lake Forester

    ... p.m., Thursday, Aug. 21, Fort Sheridan Forest Preserve For more information, go to lcfpd.org/walkwithdocs. The Lake County Forest Preserves, the Lake County Health Department and NorthShore University HealthSystem have teamed up on a Walk with Docs ...

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  14. Tourism brought $1.2 billion to Lake County in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lake Forester

    ... 100-mile radius." Salemi was among those comparing Great America to an engine that drives tourism spending in Lake County, and the state officials were on hand to unveil the county's tourism-related revenue for 2013: $1.2 billion, up 1.6 percent ...

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  15. Judge orders 3 years for drug-induced homicideRead the original story

    Monday | Northwest Herald

    ... his sentence in a minimum security prison, according to the sentencing order. WOODSTOCK – An 18-year-old Lake County teenager believed to have provided a fatal dose of heroin to a Johnsburg woman was sentenced to three years in prison. Justin ...

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  16. Lake Forest's Jan Gibson embraces her new role at Genesee TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lake Forester

    ... of the five-story building in downtown Waukegan to show off the gigantic original air-conditioner - the first in Lake County - to the seven dressing rooms with a dozen mirrors each, rimmed in stage lights. She points out the laundry facilities, ...

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  17. West Lake Forest history exhibit shines light on important part of townRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lake Forester

    ... hand-written and photographed by seventh- and eighth-graders nearly 100 years ago, which is on loan from the Lake County Discovery Museum. A timeline spanning from the signing of the 1833 Treaty of Chicago to the BMW Championship, a major ...

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  18. International Trade Center helping Lake County businesses growRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Herald

    An interview with Frank Brisbois, director of the Illinois Small Business Development & International Trade Center at the College of Lake County.

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  19. Images: The Week in PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Herald

    Local police officers stand at attention during the Lake County Police Memorial at Lincoln Memorial Plaza in Waukegan.

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  20. Images: Weekend at the Lake County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Herald

    "Ice Lady" Pat Wachlin is in her 33rd year delivering ice at the Lake County Fair on Sunday at the fairgrounds in Grayslake.

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