Tuesday Mar 4
Customers Seek Answers After Fire Guts Storage Units
When fire broke out at a Park City, Illinois Public Storage nearly two years ago, it made headlines.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
Libertyville prepares for busy year of road repairs
You may be more concerned with navigating snowy roads during this never-ending winter, but Libertyville is ready for the spring construction season.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Great Lakes Fourth bash returns
Great Lakes Naval Station will revive its Fourth of July festival that was scrubbed last year due to the federal government's mandatory budget cuts.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Popular garden columnist Jan Riggenbach to speak in Lake Forest
Garden columnist Jan Riggenbach will present “A Change of Scenery ” at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 12, at the Lake Bluff Senior Center, 100 E. Old Mill Road, Lake Forest.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Driver of SUV Trapped Under Trailer Charged with DUI
The following information is from the Lake Forest Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Kane Co. Chronicle
St. Charles police officer to take the plunge for Special Olympics
ST. CHARLES – St. Charles Police Officer Adam Stander plans Saturday to plunge into Lake Michigan in an effort to raise money for Special Olympics Illinois, according to a city news release.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Banks Fight Revised U.S. Plan to Monitor Checking Overdraft Fees
U.S. banks are seeking to shield from scrutiny the $30 billion they collect annually in checking-account fees, saying a proposed requirement for periodic reports is unacceptable even if it exempts small institutions.
Heinen's opening two more Chicago area stores in Bannockburn and Lake Bluff and hiring 300
Less than two years after opening its first Chicago-area store in the Village of Barrington, Ill., Heinen's Fine Food has signed a lease to open a third store in the Village of Bannockburn, and is on the verge of announcing a fourth in the Village of Lake Bluff.
Lake County News-Sun
Rainfall less than expected in county
Grand Avenue in Gurnee was among the Lake County roadways carrying a little more water than usual on Thursday, Feb. 20, following three days of melting snow and a rainy morning.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Ex-Chicago cop blames government witness in murder plot trial
Former Chicago cop Steve Mandell took the stand in federal court Thursday to defend himself against charges he plotted multiple murders.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Cop cars collide when in pursuit of suspect
Two police officers, one from North Chicago and one from Lake Forest, were treated and released Monday after an early morning crash involving a chase of a suspect from North Chicago, the News-Sun is reporting.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Sheriff's deputy wins discrimination lawsuit
A deputy who filed a federal discrimination lawsuit against the Lake County Sheriff's Office is back on the job this week after winning in court, the Lake County News-Sun is reporting.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Police Follow Tracks in Snow to Burglary Suspect
Snowy tracks lead police to suspected burglar Police said they say Armando Aldana, Jr., 22, of Libertyville walking up a driveway and entering an unlocked vehicle in the 200 block of East Church Street on Feb. 5 at 2 a.m. Following Aldana's tracks in the snow, police found two other victims and several areas where it appeared Aldana approached the ... (more)
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Female Deputy Wins Bias Lawsuit Against Sheriff's Office
A Lake County sheriff's deputy won her lawsuit this week against the sheriff's office for discriminating against her because she was a woman , based on her complaint that she was removed from her position as a canine officer and unfairly disciplined because of her gender, according to an article in The Chicago Tribune.