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Consumers Credit Union hosts free home-selling seminar on July 23
"Proper preparation can make a big difference when selling a home in today's market," said Sean M. Rathjen, CCU President/CEO.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Cooperation cited in key Lake County regional trail link
Local leaders on bikes and in wagons got a firsthand look Thursday at a short but crucial link in Lake County's regional trail system.
Sentencing postponed in heroin overdose case
Sentencing for a former Gurnee woman convicted this spring of delivering heroin to a teen who later overdosed was postponed on Thursday, July 10. After a defense attorney reported that one of "several witnesses" scheduled to appear on Michelle Lee's behalf was out of town, Lake County Circuit Judge Mark Levitt told the parties to return July 16.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Gurnee man charged with child porn possession
Benjamin D. Niskanen, 21, of the 7400 block of Korbel Drive, was arrested at his home on a warrant after an investigation by the Lake County state's attorney's office and the sheriff's office cybercrimes unit.
Gurnee Park District fishing derby:
The Gurnee Park District invites area youths to the 12th annual fishing derby on Saturday, July 12. This free event is scheduled from 8:30 to 11 a.m. and is for children 5 to 11 years old.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Man pleads guilty to DUI on same road he killed 4 in 1999 DUI
Walter Depner, who served 12 years in prison for killing four people in 1999 while driving drunk, pleaded guilty today to again driving under the influence on the same road in 2013.
Moran: Development keeps churning farm towns into suburbs
Lake County residents with long memories can tell you about the days when Waukegan ended at Lewis Avenue, long before the arrival of Belvidere Mall, much less the Home Depot that now sits next to it.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Movie night Saturday at Bittersweet Golf Club fairway in Gurnee
After golfers traverse the 18-hole course in daylight, village government and the Gurnee Park District will welcome guests for a free movie starting at 8:45 p.m. Mayor Kristina Kovarik said it'll be the second annual Families in the Fairway promotion.
3 Chicagoans Nabbed in 2-State Burglary Spree
The following is a press release from the Highland Park Police Department: Communities in northeast Illinois and southeast Wisconsin have experienced a similar pattern of crime related to theft over the past several months.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
5 arrested in Lake County crime spree
A high-speed chase on Tuesday led police to arrest five men who had been on a recent crime spree through Lake County that included home burglaries, car thefts and arson, authorities said.
Congressional candidate to hold McHenry town hall
Dennis Anderson, the Democratic candidate for the 14th Congressional District, is holding a town hall meeting next week in McHenry.
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.
Plea deal reached for Gurnee woman who vandalized 21 Lake County places of worship
A Gurnee woman who was captured on video vandalizing several places of worship in Lake County was sentenced to two years of probation Wednesday after she pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor count of criminal damage to property.
Gurnee considering options to reinvigorate Old Grand Avenue
Gurnee's elected officials once again are contemplating how best to reinvigorate the village's original section along Old Grand Avenue.
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Church vandalism psychological problem, not hate crime
Citing an improperly diagnosed psychological disorder as the cause of a north suburban woman's church vandalism spree, prosecutors and attorneys endorsed a probationary sentence on Wednesday.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Newest Mariano's opens in ex-Gurnee Dominick's site
Former Dominick's cashier Kristen Niesen of Gurnee shops in the vegetable aisle during Tuesday's grand opening of Mariano's grocery store in Gurnee.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
New indoor facilities to offer plenty of action in Gurnee
Gurnee's entertainment portfolio will expand with indoor facilities for baseball, softball, laser tag and paintball, village officials have decided.
Roundy's banner Mariano's moves close to Wisconsin border with Gurnee store
Roundy's Inc. will open a new Mariano's in Gurnee, Ill., Tuesday, it said in a news release.
Which hand you use, flexibility may be in your genes
"Why am I double jointed?" and "Why am I right-handed?" asked fifth-grade students in Elise Diaz and Caroline DiCentio's class at Prairie Trail School in Gurnee.