Samuel Dummer receives the Eagle Scout Award
Samuel Elliot Dummer, son of David and Kay Dummer of Round Lake Beach has been awarded the highest advancement award in the Boy Scouts of America, the Eagle Scout Award.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Libertyville trustees to reconsider video gambling ban
Libertyville village leaders will consider reversing a ban on video gambling enacted five years ago when the activity was new and the potential affect on communities was still uncertain.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
District didn't want to give up school
I found the article in the paper recently regarding Round Lake Area Unit District 116 and their use of Joseph J. Pleviak School in Lake Villa as a Kindergarten Center very informative and encouraging.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Lake County saves $800,000 in Lewis Avenue resurfacing project
After setting aside $1.89 million earlier this summer for the resurfacing of Lewis Avenue between Route 137 and Argonne Drive, the Lake County Board fielded bids that will end up saving the county about $800,000.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Aug. 19 police reports
Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and city police departments.
Lake Villa school starts school year in new district
Just as it has since 1910, the school building at Grand Avenue and Route 83 in Lake Villa teemed with students and teachers Tuesday.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Trial set in Lake Villa Township shooting
A Lake Villa Township man charged with shooting a neighbor while showing off his handguns almost a year ago is set to go to trial Sept.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Lindenfest parade features 'The Great Outdoors' theme
Parkman, who is retiring as president of the Lindenhurst Park District board after 23 years of service, led the parade that featured more than 70 entries.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Friends of Lake Villa District Library August Used Book Sale Begins Aug. 14
Preview Night for Friends members is Thursday, August 14 from 4:00p.m. – 6:00p.m. Doors open to the public at 6pm.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Runners get down and dirty at Mud Run
About 200 participants got down and dirty in Lake Villa on Saturday as part of the second annual Mud Run in the community.