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New law to help students with dyslexia
A new Illinois law aims to help dyslexic students by training educators on how to better identify and teach young people with the learning disability.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Antioch's accident-prone Route 173 and Tiffany Road intersection adding stoplight, turn lanes
An accident-prone intersection in Antioch is receiving much-needed attention with ongoing construction work that is adding turn lanes and a stoplight, village officials said.
Spring Grove family recovers from effects of child's illness
Melissa Gorza holds on to her son, Alexander, 11 months while checking the blood glucose levels on her son, Brent, 7, while the family was playing outside their Antioch home Tuesday, July 8, 2014.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Tri-State Tollway overpass in Gurnee named for Medal of Honor recipient
The Grand Avenue bridge and on the Tri-State Tollway in Gurnee that was dedicated Wednesday as the Allen J. Lynch Medal of Honor Overpass.
Where to Watch Fireworks in Chicago, Suburbs
Venues all over Illinois are lighting fireworks in celebration of the nation's independence.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Lake County News-Sun
Community Digest: Celebrate July 4 with 5k walk/runs
Demonstrations: Noggin Builders, an education center for children, will be demonstrating new activities and technology from 1 to 2 p.m. June 28 at Beanstalk, 654 Central Ave. Activities will include Snap Circuits, designing working circuits, Qball, a marble maze game, and a twisted tie-dye machine kit.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Driver Arrested After Showing Convict's ID To Cop
A routine traffic stop last week in Antioch proved that even an inmate in the Illinois Department of Corrections has to worry about identity theft.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Antioch man charged with having fraudulent ID of man in prison
An Antioch man faces up to three years in prison for telling police he was someone else during a traffic stop last week, authorities said.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
My FOX Chicago
Sheriff's deputy loses job after prostitution solicitation allegations
A Lake County Sheriff's deputy has lost his job even though he was acquitted last year of soliciting a prostitute.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Register now for annual Antioch Run for Freedom
Registration for the 20th Annual Antioch Run for Freedom, hosted by State Bank of the Lakes, is now open for runners and walkers who wish to participate.
Cops: Arrests in drug deal that went sour in Antioch
Antioch police announced Thursday two suspects have been charged in a case involving a man who claimed he was threatened while the trio tried to commence an illegal drug transaction on Main Street.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
New Wing Restaurant Opens in Grayslake
A Wings Etc. has opened in Grayslake. The restaurant opened in the Jewel Grocery plaza at 843 E. Belvidere Road in Grayslake on April 8. The Grayslake location is the fourth Wings Etc.
Project to honor past, present Antioch-area military personnel
While history books document wars, an Antioch-area historical group wants to undertake an ambitious mission to ensure the individuals who have served or are serving in the armed forces are not forgotten.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Antioch launches monthly villagewide cleanup initiative
Antioch's parks and recreation department and the environmental commission have collaborated to designate the fourth Saturday of every month through October as Pride in Antioch Day.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Child struck by car near downtown Antioch
Paramedics were called to the 300 block of Ida Avenue about 6:40 p.m., Antioch Fire Department Chief John Nixon said.