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  • Girls basketball teams look toward postseason

    With spring just over a month away, it’s time to start wrapping up the winter sports season. The girls basketball postseason starts next week. Here is ...
    NEW: Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • Wrestling: Several individuals advance to state

    McHenry RegionalThree teams from Lake County took part in the McHenry Regional on Saturday with hope ...
    NEW: Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • Girls sports: Bowlers advance to sectionals, Antioch basketball defeats Grant in 2OT

    GIRLS BOWLINGMarengo RegionalThree teams from Lake County took part in the Marengo Regional on Satur ...
    NEW: Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:02 am
  • 3 GOP candidates vie for the 26th Illinois Senate District

    Stemming the exodus of taxpayers and jobs from Illinois and lightening the state’s heavy property tax burden is paramount to the three Republican cand ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Brewing hobby sparks business idea for Wauconda man

    MUNDELEIN – Back in 2000, Greg Bosacki received a home beer brewing kit as a gift from his wife.The ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 3:35 pm
  • Grayslake Community Park District celebrates Valentine’s Day

    GRAYSLAKE – Children ages 18 months to 3-years-old were invited to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a parent at the Grayslake Community Park District on ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:44 pm
  • Creatures put on a show at Grayslake library

    GRAYSLAKE – Live, up-close reptiles and amphibians from Dave Dinaso’s Traveling World of Reptiles visited the Grayslake Area Public Library on Saturda ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • Fox Lake seeks sales tax increase to offset budget shortfall

    Fox Lake residents will be asked next month to approve a referendum to levy a 1 percent sales tax increase to fund the hiring of additional police off ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • Fox Lake voters will be asked if village should join fire district

    FOX LAKE – The Village of Fox Lake should not be in the business of negotiating for fire protection and ambulance services, Mayor Donny Schmit said, a ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 10:27 am
  • Wauconda man charged with 3 misdemeanors after 5-hour police standoff

    WAUCONDA – The 26-year-old Wauconda man who sparked a five-hour standoff with police Wednesday faces three misdemeanor charges, police said.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:43 pm
  • Carmel astronomy students attend national conference

    MUNDELEIN – Four Carmel Catholic Students recently traveled to Kissemee, Fla. to present research at the American Astronomical Society’s annual confer ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Little Lake County: Celebrate Valentine's Day the healthy way

    Most people have thoughts of chocolate and sweethearts in their minds when February rolls around; however, it’s also American Heart Month.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:55 am
  • 3 run for Lake County State’s Attorney seat

    STATE’S ATTORNEY RACEMatt Stanton D-GurneeExperience: Attorney and adjunct professor at Kent College ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:26 am
  • Police discover child pornography, drugs in Fox Lake couple's home

    FOX LAKE – An investigation spanning several weeks led to Lake County authorities discovering hundreds of child pornography videos, an array of drugs ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 12:50 pm
  • Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's widow pleads not guilty

    FOX LAKE – The widow of disgrace Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz pleaded not guilty to felony money laundering and misuse of charitable funds ch ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:12 am
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