15 min ago
Lake County GOP chooses new leader
Former Warren Township GOP Chairman Mike Amrozowicz unseated Wauconda Township's Bob Cook during the party's biennial convention at the Midlane Golf Resort in Wadsworth.
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4 hrs ago
Warren Twp. frustrated with stop sign offenders
Warren Township officials are trying to do something about what they say are too many drivers blowing off stop signs at the government complex just outside Gurnee.
8 hrs ago
Plea deal possible for man accused in Gurnee Youth Baseball theft
The attorney for a man accused of stealing more than $80,000 from Gurnee Youth Baseball said he expects a plea deal in the case in the coming weeks.
17 hrs ago
Man Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting 7-Year-Old Girl
A resident of unincorporated Gurnee, who could have been sentenced to natural life in prison, will serve between 12 and 30 years for the sexual assault of two minors last year.
18 hrs ago
Prairie Crossing charter renewed but must diversify
Prairie Crossing Charter School in Grayslake was criticized for lacking student diversity before narrowly receiving approval to operate another five years from a state commission.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Legal Record
EC Names Ronald Reagan Leadership Fellows
Eureka College has selected six incoming freshmen as Reagan Fellows in the Ronald W. Reagan Leadership Program.
Woodland Middle School performance:
Woodland Middle School Drama Club presents its spring production of "Snow White" at 7:30 p.m., April 25, and 6 p.m., April 26, in the school cafeteria, 7000 Washington St., Gurnee.
Renovations Underway on Gurnee Mills Food Court
The following information comes from a Bitner Goodman press release regarding renovations at Gurnee Mills has begun work on the transformation of its Lake County Food Court.
Gurnee mayor addresses park plans to township
Gurnee Mayor Kristina Kovarik said she didn't mean to slight Warren Township government by keeping secret her plan to have a park named for the village's longest-serving elected official.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Experts see incidents of asthma, allergies increasing
"Why does asthma happen?" asked fifth-graders in Elise Diaz and Caroline Dicentio's classes at Prairie Trail School in Wadsworth.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Last call for Mickey Finn's brew pub before move to bigger Libertyville space
Last call is coming for one of Libertyville's most popular gathering spots, but the party will continue just down the street in a larger renovated space.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Warren Township High hosts Live the Arts Festival
Juniors Damiyen Anderson and Julia Sapyta throw clay pots Thursday during the Live Arts Festival at Warren Township High School at the Almond Road campus in Gurnee.
Warren Township High School in Gurnee wants to hear from residents
John Anderson, board president at Warren District 121, addressed the idea of hosting periodic forums on a variety of topics for residents.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Lake County News-Sun
Pet owners make good use of Animal Control's low-cost clinic
Every spring and fall, like clockwork, dogs and cats have the opportunity to get needed maintenance - vaccines and microchips - during the Lake County Health Department's Animal Care and Control center's low-cost pet clinic in Beach Park.
Warren High hosts free arts festival
Warren Township High School in Gurnee will host a free arts festival from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday.
McHenry County companies see money in muddy obstacle races
A participant plunges into an obstacle with icy water during the 2013 Chicago Tough Mudder, which was held in Seneca.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
5 Arrested for DUI Last Week in Highland Park
The following information is from the Highland Park Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.
No injuries but break area destroyed in fire at Six Flags Great America Wednesday
No one was injured but an employee area was destroyed in a fire at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Lake County Housing Authority Opens Waiting List for Public Housing
After being closed for more than four years, the Lake County Housing Authority opened its waiting list for Public Housing scattered sites April 1. The list had been closed since January 2010 due to an extensive number of applicants.
Lake County News-Sun
District 60 and teachers' union scheduled to meet Wednesday
With a strike date looming in two weeks, the two sides in the Waukegan Public Schools teachers' contract impasse are scheduled to meet on Wednesday, April 2, and again on April 9. District 60 spokesman Nicholas Alajakis said on Tuesday, April 1, that representatives from the district and the Waukegan Council of the Lake County Federation of ... (more)