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  1. The SoapboxRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Is there anything more serene than the sound of frogs in wetlands? Thanks to biologists from Lake County Forest Preserve District and Lincoln Park Zoo, the mating croaks of a wood frog are being heard again.

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  2. Lake County Inmate On Suicide Watch Hangs HimselfRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS Local

    A Ukrainian national awaiting trial for stalking and breaking into the home of an ex-girlfriend hanged himself early Friday at the Lake County Jail in Waukegan.

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  3. Inmate on suicide watch at Lake County Jail hangs himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lake County News-Sun

    ... Cook County Medical Examiners Office in Chicago ruled Gruber's death a "homicide," but an investigation by the Lake County State's Attorney's Office found no wrong doing on the guards' part. Christen Bishop, chief of special investigations for the ...

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  4. Shared baseball future for Warren trioRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... strong connection in college. All three of them signed this week to play baseball next season at College of Lake County. It's possible that all three could play infield positions at CLC. Dinter plays third base while Cuevas is a shortstop and Gordon ...

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  5. Annual arthritis walk:Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The 12th annual Walk to Cure Arthritis Lake County is 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 26, at Old School Forest Preserve on St. Mary's Road, east of Libertyville.

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  6. Warrant issued for man accused of hiding camera in locker roomRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... the required $50,000 bail and be released from jail in Wisconsin, a warrant has been issued for his arrest by Lake County authorities after child pornography images were found on a computer seized during a search at his home April 8. Pleasant ...

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  7. Suicide reported in Lake County jailRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    For the third time since 2012, Lake County officials are investigating the death of an inmate while in custody in the Lake County jail, authorities said Friday.

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  8. Apparent inmate suicide investigated at Lake County JailRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... had been transported. "We are currently diligently investigating the circumstances surrounding this event," said Lake County Sgt. Sara Balmes in an email. A news conference was scheduled for Friday afternoon. Lyvita Gomes, 52, a native of Mumbai, ...

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  9. This Weekend: Go on a maple sugar hikeRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... time, plants and animals sense that spring is coming," said Jen Berlinghof, an environmental educator with the Lake County Forest Preserves . Berlinghof is in charge of Ryerson's maple sugar hikes that begin this weekend and continue on Saturday and ...

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  10. What This Single Gay Dad With 5 Kids With Special Needs Can Teach Us AllRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Switched

    ... changed for LGBT people in the world of fostering and adopting. In contrast, Dan offers a recent experience in Lake County, IL, a few months ago. "I wrote an introduction to a judge for the two brothers I hope to adopt, whose case is extraordinarily ...

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  11. Blarney Island being raised above Chain flood levelsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... to begin this week on the new enclosed tavern at Blarney Island in the middle of Grass Lake in unincorporated Lake County near Antioch. When floodwaters crested on the Chain O' Lakes a year ago, Blarney Island owner Rob Hardman said the only place ...

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  12. Lindenhurst to hold hearing on plan to fund water upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake County News-Sun

    ... to the water tower on the north side of the village near YMCA Road. In December. Lindenhurst, Lake Villa and Lake County adopted agreements with Centrail Lake County Joint Action Water Agency (CLCJAWA), that also provides Lake Michigan water to ...

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  13. Hidden camera suspect charged with child porn possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIGM-AM Medford

    The Waukegan, Illinois man charged in connection with the cameras found in the women's locker room at the Pleasant Prairie RecPlex has been charged with possession of child pornography in Lake County, Illinois, and the investigation in Wisconsin has expanded to another location.

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  14. 30 horses escape stable near WaucondaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... near homes in the Valentine Lake Estates subdivision, according to Wauconda police Sgt. Tim Burke. Wauconda and Lake County sheriff's police helped get the horses corralled in a preserve area near the subdivision. They were then directed back to the ...

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  15. Barrington man accused of drug traffickingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... 7 and discovered about four pounds of high grade marijuana, packaging material and a scale, the release said. Lake County Metropolitan Enforcement Group agents later searched Thompson's Barrington home, where they found two more pounds of marijuana, ...

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  16. Gurnee Tire & Brake owner accused in sexual assaults dating back 20 yearsRead the original story

    Thursday | Daily Herald

    A Gurnee business owner has been charged in sexual assaults against two women that date back 20 years, the Lake County Sheriff's office said.

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  17. DUI Suspect Wanted on Warrant for Failing to Appear on Previous DUI ChargeRead the original story

    Thursday | Patch.com

    ... and failed a field sobriety test. He was also found to be driving on a revoked license and was wanted on a Lake County warrant for failing to appear on a previous DUI charge. He was taken into custody and police said he had a blood alcohol content ...

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  18. ACR, Inc. Earns Top Restoration Industry Award RIA picks ACR for 2014 ...Read the original story

    Thursday | Insurance News Net

    ... has won ACR the Phoenix Award was the recovery of a water-damaged gymnasium floor at a junior high school in Lake County, IL. Gym floors that warp and buckle as a result of water damage are often torn out and replaced at costs for a full floor in ...

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  19. St. Patrick's Day is Coming, with a bit 'o Celtic Music with itRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... for Twisted Q Bar B Q, 2053 Ridge Rd, Homewood. 8 PM. Donna Herula and Norm "Meshugenah Hund" Siegel at the Lake County Folk Club, at In-Law's Restaurant, 720 Milwaukee Ave, Gurnee. 7 PM. $12. Trillium gets a short rest from yesterday's two gigs, ...

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  20. Clean energy forum urges Waukegan, North Chicago residents to actRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Lake County News-Sun

    Commitments for energy-saving improvement to the way Waukegan and North Chicago residents get their energy were made at a Tuesday night forum by the Clean Power Lake County group, which is made up of the Sierra Club, the NAACP Lake County Branch, Faith in Place, Fuller Center for Housing, the Citizens Utility Board and Christ Episcopal Church of ... (more)

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