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Lake Villa man, 75, gets 4 years for sex abuse
A 75-year-old Lake Villa man pleaded guilty in Lake County court Tuesday to sexually abusing a person under the age of 18. In accepting the negotiated plea, Robert Eberhardt agreed to serve four years in prison for the abuse of the minor and then register as a sex offender for the rest of his life, Lake County Judge George Bridges said in court.
Lake County men plead guilty to burglary spree in Lake Villa, Ingleside
Two men accused of several residential burglaries in Ingleside and Lake Villa pleaded guilty in Lake County court this week.
Sheriff Curran's police lodge endorses Democratic challenger Patt
A police lodge that boasts amongst its members current Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran, has endorsed Democratic challenger Jason Patt for Lake County sheriff in the November election.
23 apply for associated judge opening
Lake County circuit court officials say 23 people have applied for an associate judge opening.
Allendale recieves grant to work with schools on mental health outreach project
A new three-year grant will give local public-school teachers the opportunity to learn how to help students with emotional and behavioral challenges to remain in school and be successful in the classroom, officials said Tuesday.
Crime Log: Worcester Man Arrested on Turnpike Road
Eugenio Ojeda , of McKinley Road in Worcester, was arrested at 7:07 a.m. on July 2, and charged with operating after renovation of registration, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, and operating after a license or right to operate was suspended.
Lake Villa man found dead in swimming pool Sunday evening
Lake Villa Police are investigating the death of a 77-year-old Lake Villa man found at the bottom of a private residential pool Sunday evening.
Elderly Man Found Dead In Lake Villa Pool
Officers responding to a home in the 600 block of East Grand Avenue about 5 p.m. found the man unresponsive in the pool, according to a statement from Lake Villa police.
Vernon Hills mom starts Girl Scout troop for deaf
Lake Villa resident Kim Olsen couldn't help but smile as she looked out a window to watch her daughter participate in a Girl Scout troop flag ceremony.
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Corpsmen learn, hone skills working shifts with civilian trauma unit
Then-Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael Soto, a corpsman for Bridge Platoon, Alpha Company, 9th Engineer Support Battalion, poses for a photo in Garmsir district, Helmand province, Jan. 30, 2012.
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Community Digest: Celebrate July 4 with 5k walk/runs
Demonstrations: Noggin Builders, an education center for children, will be demonstrating new activities and technology from 1 to 2 p.m. June 28 at Beanstalk, 654 Central Ave. Activities will include Snap Circuits, designing working circuits, Qball, a marble maze game, and a twisted tie-dye machine kit.