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  1. Slain 5-month-old Zion boy recalled at prayer vigilRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... suffocating Joshua and placing his body into a large trash bin, which was emptied from a truck into a landfill. Lake County Circuit Judge Daniel Shanes is scheduled to sentence Thorpe on the first-degree murder conviction Sept. 2. Police, Zion ...

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  2. War veterans wanted for interviews:Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Lake County Chief Judge John T. Phillips, an Air Force veteran, announced this week legal community partners will again work with the Library of Congress on its Veterans' History Project.

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  3. Native plant sale:Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    More than 50 species of native trees and shrubs are available for purchase through the nonprofit organization Conserve Lake County.

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  4. SRACLC golfers hit links with Grayslake Park DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Golfers from The Special Recreation Association of Central Lake County and golfers from the Grayslake Community Park District recently teamed up for the Birdie Buddies golf tournament.

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  5. Firefighters called to Gurnee Donuts for second time this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... website claims about $7,400 has been raised through donations by noon Thursday. "My family has been serving the Lake County area with doughnuts for over 20 years," Lee wrote on the website. "We love our customers and community and have watched ...

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  6. Lake County saves $800,000 in Lewis Avenue resurfacing projectRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Lake Forester

    After setting aside $1.89 million earlier this summer for the resurfacing of Lewis Avenue between Route 137 and Argonne Drive, the Lake County Board fielded bids that will end up saving the county about $800,000.

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  7. Thursday, August 21st StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    A Waukegan letter to the editor: There was one glaring omission of support of the Clean Power Lake County campaign: No elected officials of the City of Waukegan signed the letter.

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  8. Waukegan should back Clean Power campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Herald

    The Clean Power Lake County campaign submitted letters signed by 26 state and local public officials to NRG Energy CEO David Crane, expressing their concerns regarding pollution from the coal-burning power plant in Waukegan -- as well as their support for the goals of the Clean Power Lake County campaign.

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  9. Reduced price food program ready to deliver in Lake CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lake Forester

    Three Lake County locations have been picked for the delivery of fresh produce and meats at discounted prices through the Chicago-based nonprofit Top Box Foods.

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  10. Targeted DUI patrols begin in advance of Labor Day holidayRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lake Forester

    Six police departments covering the core of Lake County have already begun enhanced patrols targeting drunken drivers in anticipation of the Labor Day holiday weekend.

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  11. Waukegan man accused of attacking jogger on bike path pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Herald

    ... consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article. Martinez-Rodriquez remains held in Lake County jail on $500,000 bail. He must post 10 percent of the bail to be released, authorities said. Lake County Assistant State's Attorney ...

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  12. Water ban lifted:Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Herald

    A temporary outdoor watering ban in Lincolnshire and several other Lake County communities was lifted Tuesday after being in place for less than a day, officials said.

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  13. Health summit details programs, services for Lake County veterans and their familiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Lake Forester

    Health officials are reporting progress in developing a list of services and programs available to veterans and their families in Lake County.

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  14. Antioch man accused of two murders awaits psych eval resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Daily Herald

    ... before being able to go to trial. Attorney Thomas Meyers said he has been given a court date of Sept. 22 by Lake County Judge Mark Levitt to present the report about Billy Varner. Varner, of the 1200 block of Main Street, is in Lake County jail ...

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  15. Lake County Housing Authority names 'What Home Means to Me' contest winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Daily Herald

    Taylor Smith of North Chicago captured the "What Home Means to Me" contest for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders from Lake County's public housing agency.

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  16. Lake Forest police Facebook post leads to arrest in 2013 dorm theftRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Lake Forester

    ... Police transported Green back to the Lake Forest Public Safety building for processing and transferred her to Lake County Jail, where she was remanded on a $50,000 bond. Police originally posted photos on the department's Facebook page on Aug. 7, ...

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  17. Midwest CareCenter in Glenview offering grief supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Daily Herald

    Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter grief support groups, workshops and events provide a non-judgmental confidential outlet for adults and youth in the North Shore, Lake County and beyond who are grieving the loss of a loved one, whether by illness or trauma.

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  18. Child, great grandma and great-great grandma escape fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | My FOX Chicago

    A 65-year-old North Chicago woman was able to get her mother and a 2-year-old out of a burning house Monday afternoon without injury, the Lake County News-Sun is reporting.

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  19. Northwestern Medicine Expands Cancer Care in Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Daily Herald

    Northwestern Medicine has expanded cancer care in Lake County with the addition of medical hematology oncologists Neal Christiansen, MD, and Valerie Nelson, MD, MBA, who will see patients and provide oncology services at Lake Forest Hospital and the Grayslake Cancer Center as part of Northwestern Medical Group .

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  20. Lake Forest Hospital expands cancer careRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Lake Forester

    ... the hospital system itself is already under way. Northwestern Medicine expanded its cancer care treatment in Lake County earlier in August by hiring two medical hematology oncologists to be on-site at Lake Forest Hospital and the Grayslake Cancer ...

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