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  1. Swarthout Promoted to Parks and Recreation DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... and manager in charge of early childhood education, lakefront facilities and lifetime activities. Working with Lake County, she helped implement the Swimcast Model, a real-time prediction system that calculates water quality at the beach and also ...

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  2. Girls soccer: Scouting Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Herald

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  3. Retired teachers meet:Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The Lake County Retired Teachers Association will meeting at noon Tuesday, April 14, at Lambs Farm restaurant at Route 176 and the Tri-State Tollway near Libertyville. The cost is $160 per person for the buffet luncheon and meeting.

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  4. Mundelein/Vernon Hills Rotary Club offers scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The Mundelein/Vernon Hills Rotary Club is accepting applications from high school seniors at Mundelein High School and Vernon Hills High School for its 2015 academic scholarships. This year, the MVH Rotary Club has budgeted a total of $27,000 in scholarships, including $2,500 for vocational scholarships for MHS and VHHS; $17,500 for academic college scholarships for MHS; $5,000 for academic college scholarships for VHHS; and $2,000 for FACE-IT Scholarship to College of Lake County.

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  5. Long Grove needs cooperative councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... of our downtown. Progress, guided by a master plan, has stalled since the recession. However, within two years, Lake County will be reconstructing the section of Old McHenry Road in the center of town expediting traffic flow with a stoplight at the ...

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  6. Editorial: Arlington Hts. nonprofit fights to save heroin addicts, one naloxone injector at a timeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... to addicts who come in and say, I'm not ready to get clean, but I don't want to die. Too many already have. Lake County had 38 heroin-related deaths in 2014. Will County had 35; DuPage County had 33; Kane County had 22 and McHenry County 12. ...

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  7. Boys volleyball: Scouting Lake CountyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    Outlook: The Sequoits were quite young a season ago. Now at least two honorable mention selections from a year ago, return to help Antioch.

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  8. Boys track and field: Scouting Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    Key returnees: Seniors – Justin Shim, Alex Goodridge, Nick Mandal, Gregory McLain, Zach Swanson, DJ Smith, Mark Spatz, Michael Peters, Ryan Gay; Juniors – Ben Klett , Alec Rowell, Dante Manley, Matt Milner, Nate Quinn; Sophomores – Matt Pereira , Jake Stevens, Alex Nelson, Brian Griffith, Kyle Fitzgerald, Outlook: Last season was a down year by the Bears' standards, but the cupboard is plenty full as Lake Zurich aims for a return to prominence. Klett looks to be healthy, which is bad news for the rest of the NSC as the sprint qualifier as a freshman is primed for a return downstate.

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  9. Boys tennis: Scouting Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

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  10. CLC project groundbreaking:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Herald

    The College of Lake County held a ceremonial groundbreaking March 24 at the Southlake Campus in Vernon Hills for a $1.7 million expansion to create a new chemistry lab. Members of the Southlake Campus Advisory Committee attended the event to celebrate the start of work on the new 2,500-square-foot addition, which will accommodate 18 to 20 students per class session.

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  11. Charter school faces closure after judicial rulingRead the original story

    Thursday | The Capitol Fax Blog

    The future of a Lake County charter school is uncertain after a judge this week ruled that a state commission was wrong in giving the school approval to operate for another five years. The Illinois Charter School Commission's decision to extend the charter for Prairie Crossing Charter School in Grayslake was "clearly erroneous and is reversed," Cook County Judge Thomas Allen wrote in his Monday ruling.

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  12. Lake County St. Patrick's enforcement: 6 arrests for drunken drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Northwest Herald

    WAUKEGAN – Stepped-up enforcement by the Lake County Sheriff's Office on St. Patrick's Day and the preceding weekend led to six drunken driving arrests, three drug arrests and the issuing of 135 tickets. The campaign, which was funded by federal traffic safety dollars funneled through the Illinois Department of Transportation's Division of Transportation Safety, took place in municipalities and counties across the state, according to a news release.

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  13. 6-year sentence for Rolling Meadows man who sold drugs to officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Herald

    A Rolling Meadows man who tried to sell drugs to undercover Lake County sheriff's police officers pleaded guilty to the charges Wednesday, court records show. Juan Perez, of the 2300 block of Algonquin Road, was sentenced to six years in prison and ordered to pay $3,794 in fines in exchange for pleading guilty to the manufacture and delivery of cocaine, according to court records.

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  14. Road work set to begin in Libertyville, Lake ZurichRead the original story

    Wednesday | Daily Herald

    Lake County drivers can expect construction-related delays in the weeks ahead as resurfacing and other work begins on three major roadways. The Illinois Department of Transportation said intermittent road work on Milwaukee Avenue in Libertyville and Vernon Hills will begin Monday, April 6, weather permitting.

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  15. Police: Man charged with DUI had 3 kids in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Daily Herald

    ... Department of Children and Family Services was notified, Filenko added. Cordova was released March 23 from the Lake County jail after posting 10 percent of the $20,000 bail. A court date is set for March 30. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; ...

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  16. Spring Community Days to Kick Off at KeyLime CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Patch.com

    KeyLime Cove and United Way of Lake County announce the launch of "Community Days," a special limited-time promotion allowing the general public to enjoy some time in the fun-shine at the Lost Paradise Indoor Waterpark while raising money for community organizations at the same time. Five thousand one-day tickets to KeyLime Cove's Lost Paradise Waterpark, for $25 each, will be available starting Monday, March 23 .

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  17. CLC hosts mini job fair:Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Herald

    Small businesses will recruit for applicants at a mini job fair from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 31, at the College of Lake County, 19351 W. Washington St., Grayslake. The event, which is sponsored by CLC's Career and Placement Services Center, will be in Building E. Participating companies and resource providers include: Camelot Care Centers Inc., Celebration Childcare/Building Blocks Childhood Center/Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Chris Prosolp Professional Consulting, Clowning Around & Celebration Authority, Farmers Insurance, Frost Gelato, LegalShield, Mass Mutual, Pamela Joy Skincare representing Rodan + Fields Premium Skincare and the CLC Small Business Development Center.

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  18. Former Teacher Gets Trial Date in Sexual Assault CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Patch.com

    A Lake Forest man and former teacher who authorities say fled overseas to avoid charges he sexually assaulted two students will soon go to reial. A trial date of April 13 has been set for Michael Vucic, 41, who is being held currently in Lake County Jail in lieu of $10 million bail - the Lake County News-Sun reports.

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  19. Defense objected to twin-jury murder trial of 2 men, but wants cases consolidated for appealRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | ABA Journal

    At least one of the defense lawyers representing Johnny Parker, 31, and William Fillyaw, 37, in their joint first-degree murder trial earlier this year asked that their unusual twin-jury trial be severed. But that didn't occur and now a lawyer for Fillyaw is asking that their post-trial motions be consolidated in the Lake County, Illinois, case, reports the ChicagoTribune .

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  20. Two Round Lake Park officers recognized for achievementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Herald

    ... gang officer, truck enforcement officer, juvenile officer and evidence technician. He also served with the Lake County Major Crime Task Force and the Lake County Metropolitan Enforcement Group. Lyons was presented the Medal of Life. It is presented ...

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