16 hrs ago
Town hall at Mundelein High:
Mundelein High School will host a town hall-style discussion on May 8 about teen drug and alcohol use.
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18 hrs ago
Plea deal expected in Grant High School teacher sex abuse case
The case involving the former Grant High School teacher accused of having sex with a student most likely will be settled with a plea agreement before her scheduled May 2 trial, attorneys said Thursday Defense attorney Jeff Nutschnig and Assistant State's Attorney Jason Grindel said a plea deal has been offered to Amber Kraus, 30, of the 1900 block ... (more)
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Parents turning to cloth diapers to save money, environment
O'Neill used disposable diapers with her first three children, but when she heard a mom in a baby group mention that she was switching to cloth diapers, O'Neill was intrigued.
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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Mundelein blood drive:
Mundelein residents are invited to participate in the "Everyday Heroes Spring Blood Drive" on Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Mundelein Fire Station, No.
Carmel Catholic High to perform 'Guys and Dolls'
Carmel Catholic High School's Fine Arts Department, under the direction of Denise Sebastiano, presents "Guys and Dolls" at 7 p.m. Friday, April 25; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26; and 2 p.m. Sunday, April 27. The school is at 1 Carmel Parkway, Mundelein.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Mundelein seniors invited to dinner, play
Senior citizens who live in Mundelein High School District 120 are invited to have dinner, view an art show and experience opening night of the school's musical, "The Secret Garden," on May 1. Activities will begin at 6 p.m. at the school, 1350 W. Hawley St. The promotion is part of a school program that aims to get seniors involved in school ... (more)
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Lake Zurich reverses decision, allows gambling
By a 4-1 vote Monday night, the village board reversed an ordinance that had prohibited video slot machines and poker.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Lake County News-Sun
Pet owners make good use of Animal Control's low-cost clinic
Tu and Lynn Faumui of Wadsworth wait in line to have their pets vaccinated, including a parti standard poodle, and two cats.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Donated dresses brighten prom for thousands
Tom Zengeler, owner of Zengeler Cleaners, carries prom dresses out of cleaners in Northbrook to a van on Saturday.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Video gambling to get another look by Lake Zurich village board
Although Lake Zurich prohibits video gambling in bars, restaurants and other places, the village board intends to reconsider that stance next week.
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.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Lake County News-Sun
Mundelein man gets 62 years for convenience store murder
Mundelein 19-year-old Jose Garcia was sentenced to 62 years in prison Wednesday for the videotaped murder of a Zion man outside a convenience store last year.
Sex offender arrested near Mundelein elementary school
A registered sex offender was arrested in Mundelein on Monday and accused of being on elementary school property, authorities said.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
'An Evening of Jazz:'
The Mundelein High School jazz bands, under the direction of Jerald Shelato and Andrew Sturgeon, will present “An Evening of Jazz” on Saturday, April 12, at 7 p.m. in the main gym.
Libertyville bank hosts electronics recycling, shredding events
Libertyville Bank & Trust will host community shredding and electronics recycling events over three weekends in April and May at six of their community bank locations.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Protecting birds is talk topic:
Bird conservation is the topic of a meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 1, of the Lake-to-Prairie Wild Ones at the Fremont Public Library, 1700 N. Midlothian Road, Mundelein.
2014 Medline Pink Glove Dance Video Competition Begins Today in Panama
More than 800 operating room nurses marked the kick-off of the 2014 Medline Pink Glove Dance video competition today in Chicago with an exhilarating dance at Medline's 9th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Forum.
Mundelein Man Killed in Lake Co. Crash
A 49-year-old Mundelein man was killed Saturday afternoon and three others were injured in a two-vehicle accident on Midlothian Road south of Wortham Drive near Mundelein, acceding to the Chicago Tribune.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Man killed in two-vehicle crash near Mundelein
A 49-year-old Mundelein man has died from injuries he suffered in a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon on Midlothian Road, authorities said.