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Region needs waterway agency
Recent reports suggest that state Sens. Terry Link, a Waukegan Democrat, and Julie Morrison, a Deerfield Democrat, have again resurrected a Senate bill to abolish the Fox Waterway Agency.
Groceries fly off shelves as top cops compete to help food pantries
Maybe the reach of 6-foot, 5-inch Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran was a factor in his grocery-grabbing victory Thursday, but all involved in the annual Race for Hunger agreed those in need were the real winners.
Open Arms Mission seeks donations:
Open Arms Mission Food Pantry is seeking donations to cover the cost of Easter dinner for low-income families.
Grants, efficiencies free money for more Lake County forest preserve projects
A bounty of short- and long-term projects have been added to the Lake County Forest Preserve District's big picture plan for the next five years.
Two cited in underage tobacco sales
The Lake County Sheriff's Office has cited two employees of local businesses for selling tobacco products to minors during compliance checks, officials said in a news release.