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Editorial: Groups should act to avoid risks of scandal
So with each new case of a school, civic or sports organization discovering missing or stolen funds because adequate safeguards aren't in place, we have to wonder why this still happens.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Police Blotter: Alcohol, Drug and Traffic Arrests
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Grayslake Police Department .
Who is Grayslake's Person of the Year?
On Dec. 11, TIME Magazine announced Pope Francis as its 2013 Person of the Year , but who is Grayslake's Person of the Year? Patch seeks to highlight those whose efforts have bettered the Grayslake community over the past year.
Historical Society Features University of Illinois Extension Documents
The Lake County University of Illinois Extension Unit is joining other units throughout the state in celebrating 100 years of serving Illinois communities.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Holiday train run brings smiles to kids in Mundelein
Model railroad operators Rip Paterson of Grayslake, left, and James Sullivan Jr. of Highland Park set up the North Pole Central during a Christmas-themed model train display Sunday at Fremont Public Library in Mundelein.
Dogs helping CLC students
Trained therapy dogs have been visiting the College of Lake County's library at its flagship Grayslake campus in an effort to provide much-needed stress relief for students.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
District 50 parents and Domino's raise money for charity
The parents organization for Woodland School District 50 teamed up with the Domino's Pizza stores in Gurnee and Grayslake to raise $1,030.40 for school projects.
FRG administrator leaving for Lake Villa
Warwick who has a salary of $112,000 in Fox River Grove, will be paid the same amount in Lake Villa to be the town's first village administrator.
Train for a high-tech career in mechatronics in just one year at CLC
Want to learn about robotics and other cool stuff? In one year of full-time study, you can become a highly sought-after and well-paid mechatronics technician, qualified to install, maintain, modify and repair automated, "intelligent" machinery used in manufacturing.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Garbage transfer station approved in Round Lake Park; appeal expected
A plan to build a garbage transfer station in Round Lake Park has cleared a significant step, but an appeal is expected.
More Snow Headed Our Way
Forecasts are calling for more snow to begin falling at about 5 p.m. Friday, according to AOL Weather.
Former Grayslake Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Assault of Student
A former Grayslake woman pleaded not guilty this past week to a charge of criminal sexual assault and two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse for allegations that she had sex with a student while she was a teacher at Grant High School, according to the Daily Herald.
Laske Graduates From University of Kansas
The names of nearly 1,350 candidates for degree from the University of Kansas this fall-representing 52 Kansas counties, 36 other states and the District of Columbia, and 34 other countries-have been announced by the University Registrar.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Lake County News-Sun
Pace routes, schedules revised
Pace bus riders will see modified schedules and routes all around the county and will have to board only at designated stops in downtown Waukegan under a set of service changes set to go into effect on Dec. 22. Officials with the suburban transit agency plan to distribute printed notices of the Lake County Restructuring Initiative on affected bus ... (more)
Christian Science Monitor
Holiday gift ideas: What to give your child's teacher
Holiday giving: Second grade teacher Shannon Drizd holds a stuffed apple signed by students at Meadowview School in Grayslake, Ill., Nov. 2, 2007.
Short & Sweet guest critic Karen Whalen reviews Elf the Musical, hosted by Diana Martinez
Short & Sweet critic for the day, Karen Whalen, joined host Diana Martinez at the opening night of Elf the Musical.
Former Grant High teacher pleads not guilty in sex case
A former Grant High School teacher denied during an arraignment hearing Thursday in Lake County court that she had sex with a student.
Farmers Market, Holiday Concert and Live Nativity Program This Weekend
Are you looking for something to do this weekend? Here's a look at some events coming up: Farmers Market The second-to-last Grayslake Farmer's Market of the year will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 14. The final market of the year will be held on Dec. 21. Holiday Concert The Marion Consort will present a holiday performance at the Byron Colby ... (more)
Lutz Named 'Volunteer of the Year' by Economic Development Commission
Roger Lutz, Insurance Agent for American Family Insurance located at 108 Center St. in downtown Grayslake, was recently selected by the Village of Grayslake Economic Development Commission as the 2013 recipient of its Volunteer of the Year Award.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Salvation Army gets more gold coins
More gold coins have been discovered in Salvation Army kettles in Lake County, the charitable group announced Wednesday.