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  • Registration open for Women of Distinction luncheon

    MUNDELEIN – Registration is open for the Lake County Awards Luncheon set for 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Double Tree by Hilton, 510 E. Route 83, Mu ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 9:45 am
  • Figure to catch muskies with figure eights

    I can remember back in the day when I was being taught how to drive a car as a youth. OK – you can stop it right there. Don’t bother sending me your e ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 9:22 am
  • Fox Lake chief to retire; investigation still pending

    FOX LAKE – Just days after being placed on paid administrative leave along with a Fox Lake police officer, the Fox Lake police chief has announced his ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • Gurnee chiropractor targets whole-body, whole-family health

    GURNEE – Dr. Nathan Clark of Clark Family Chiropractic has made it his mission to help his patients gain the right mix of nutritional awareness and sk ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 2:10 pm
  • Circus tradition continues in Lake County

    ROUND LAKE – The Kelly Miller Bros. Circus is celebrating its 77th anniversary year with a stop in Round Lake Beach at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 8 at t ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • Golf, girls volleyball seasons start up in Lake County

    BOYS GOLFANTIOCHCoach: Andrew BentonKey returning golfers: Seniors – Tyler Steele, Braden Ward, Nick ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Clerk kills masked man attempting to rob store

    WAUCONDA – A 24-year-old Wauconda convenience store clerk fatally shot a masked man attempting to rob the store Sunday, police said.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:46 am
  • 3 dead in Ingleside crash

    INGLESIDE – Three people died early Wednesday after their car hit a tree and started on fire in Ingleside, officials said.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Living in Lake County: Hometown talent returns to Waukegan with 'Brenda, A Ghost Story'

    When the Genesee Theatre re-opened as a top-notch entertainment venue in 2001, downtown Waukegan began to waken as well. Then, the recession hit, caus ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • Critic’s Choice: Amusing play covers ‘Things You Shouldn’t Say’

    CHICAGO – An unguarded remark leads to all sorts of misunderstandings and recriminations in “Things You Shouldn’t Say After Midnight,” Peter Ackerman’ ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Things to do in Lake County: Aug. 28 - Sept. 16

    AUG. 28 GRILL GAMES BBQ COMPETITION & LAKEFRONT FESTIVALAug. 28 - 29. HarborPark/Celebration Place, ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Plenty of sights at the Bristol Renaissance Faire

    KENOSHA – Now in its 28th season, the Bristol Renaissance Faire is located off I-94 at the Illinois/Wisconsin border in Kenosha, Wis. This year's Fair ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Tornado damage still evident in Hainesville

    HAINESVILLE – Hainesville residents are still cleaning up from a tornado swept through Lake County earlier this month.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Klipp named Woodland special education supervisor, assistant principal

    GURNEE – Robyn Klipp was named the Woodland Intermediate School special education supervisor/assistant principal at the District 50 Board of Education ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 1:53 pm
  • Exploring the big wheels in Lindenhurst

    LINDENHURST – The Lindenhurst Park District hosted a Touch-A-Tractor event earlier this year. Coming up next is Touch-A-Truck from 10 a.m. to noon Aug ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:26 pm
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