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  • Trustee vacancy at Warren-Newport Public Library

    GURNEE – Applications are being accepted to fill a vacancy for library trustee at the Warren-Newport Public Library District (WNPLD) in Gurnee followi ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • Church of Joy relocates to former Lake County YMCA location

    WAUKEGAN – Church of Joy will celebrate the grand opening of their new ministry headquarters in the former Lake County YMCA building, at 2000 Western ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 10:04 am
  • Man suffers burns in Island Lake fire

    ISLAND LAKE – A man suffered burns to his lower extremities on Thursday after a fire in an Island Lake home, fire officials said.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 8:42 am
  • Lola's Fitting Room, Co. to close in Grayslake

    GRAYSLAKE – After more than two years of providing professional fitting services, custom alterations and quality undergarments for women, Lola’s Fitti ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 1:26 pm
  • GN lacrosse coach enjoys watching son play

    GRAYSLAKE – A sport that for so long was only played on the east coast has started to move west these past few years. Lacrosse was the sport of discus ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 3:40 pm
  • Off the Deep End: Not a spring chicken, just hungry

    One of the benefits of having a partner in your senior years is that if you forget the name of something, he or she will remember it. And then the ine ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • Antioch still alive in girls basketball sectional final

    LAKE COUNTY – It was a tough week for the local girls basketball teams. Antioch is the only local team left playing as the Sequoits captured the Wauco ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Several Lake County wrestlers place in top 6 at state

    LAKE COUNTY – Lake County wrestlers couldn't claim the championship at the University of Illinois state tournament on Saturday, but they took home ple ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • Fox Lake police, FBI investigate bank robbery

    FOX LAKE – A man wearing a surgical mask and dressed in a blue hoodie robbed the PNC Bank in Fox Lake on Tuesday and fled the scene in a red van, auth ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • FBI confirms Fox Lake PNC Bank robbery

    FOX LAKE – FBI agents are traveling to Fox Lake to investigate a bank robbery at the PNC Bank, an FBI spokeswoman confirmed Tuesday.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • Running for chocolate and fitness

    ROUND LAKE – A Frostie Bites Hot Chocolate Footrace 5K Run/Walk was held Sunday at the Sports Center, 2004 Municipal Way in Round Lake Beach.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 1:27 pm
  • Zion resident debuts new documentary, "Outfit"

    ZION – Zion resident Berylanne Lynch has created a film documentary about vintage fashion called "Outfit," which premiered online Feb. 20, according t ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 1:27 pm
  • Lake County Community Foundation names new executive director

    WAUKEGAN – The Lake County Community Foundation has named Jon H. Teeuwissen of Highland Park as its new executive director. Teeuwissen brings a strong ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 1:25 pm
  • Local boys hoops hit postseason tournaments

    LAKE COUNTY – March is right around the corner, which means the start of the boys basketball postseason tournaments for teams around the state of Illi ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 10:26 am
  • Critic's Choice: ‘Marie Antoinette’ captures slice of history

    CHICAGO – David Adjmi, in his play “Marie Antoinette,” gives rock-star treatment to the titular character who was born in Austria to royal parents and ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 7:35 pm
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