8 hrs ago
Program lets students be heroes, teaches healthy eating habits
Dressed as a superhero banana and superhero strawberry William Niedfeldt, 7, and Aidan Stuckemeyer, 7, pop bubbles to portray “fighting germs” Wednesday during a healthy eating program at Coventry Elementary School in Crystal Lake.
14 hrs ago
State gets charter school feedback
Compliments about academics and concerns regarding a major funding source for Prairie Crossing Charter School in Grayslake have been presented to a state agency that'll decide if it should remain open.
18 hrs ago
Trial begins for Lake County deputy facing obstruction charges
The trial against a Lake County sheriff's deputy accused of destroying evidence that he hired a prostitute kicked off Thursday morning with the discovery that one of the state's key witness did not show up in court.
Sandburg students help needy family for the holidays
Teacher Gretchen Garza talks with Carl Sandburg Middle School students about the cost of toys and clothing purchased at Target in Mundelein for a needy family.
Public forum today on Prairie Crossing renewal
State education officials will host a public forum today regarding a renewal necessary for the continued operation of Prairie Crossing Charter School in Grayslake.
Police Blotter: Alcohol, Drug Arrests
These incidents were among the official reports of the Libertyville Police Department.
Meet Santa at MHS
The event will run from 8 a.m. to noon at the high school, 1350 W. Hawley St., Mundelein.
Mariano's to Purchase 11 Dominick's Stores in Chicago Area
Written by Cristel Mohrman Mariano's Fresh Market will purchase 11 Dominick's stores in the Chicago suburbs, according to Crain's Chicago Business .
Police Blotter: Alcohol, Drug, Retail Theft Arrests
These incidents were among the official reports of the Vernon Hills Police Department .
Outlook for Mundelein ash trees isn't good
Crews already have removed about 200 ash trees from public parkways in Mundelein , a fraction of the number that likely will be removed in the years to come because of insect infestation.
Reading event gives Mundelein students chance to write their own stories
Mechanics Grove Elementary School fifth-grader Carolyn Burk at the school's Reading Night.
'Polar Express' Trains to Depart from Local Towns
The popular "Polar Express" train is set to depart from many local train stations throughout the holiday season.
Trial delayed for Mundelein man in fatal crash
The trial for a Mundelein man charged with killing a Round Lake Beach mother during a traffic crash last Thanksgiving has been delayed again.
Lake Zurich Police: Retail Theft, Criminal Damage
Note: The following information was obtained from the Lake Zurich Police Department.
Toys for Tots drop-off site
State Rep. Ed Sullivan has teamed up with Century 21 to volunteer their offices as a Toys for Tots drop-off site for this holiday season, Sullivan said in a news release.
Craft fair on Dec. 7
More than 40 vendors are expected. A kids craft zone is planned, too. More information is at fsd79.schoolwires.net/Page/4213.
St. Vincent de Paul, Wauconda students provide essentials to families in need
The FCA Mission Club Members Megan S., Ciara P., Jimmy H., Matthew N., Edah T., Brendan, Olivia, Megan M., Kyle F., Danielle C., Emily K., Madie M., Ryan S., Gerhard, Michaela D., Emily P., Caitlin C., Aileen H., Tori C., Caitlin K., Margaret S., Gretchen H., Mary Margaret, Emily K., Elizabeth A., Natalie W., Tommy H., Hayden S., and Abby A.
Lake County Deputy facing obstruction of justice charge gets trial date
The destruction of evidence trial against a suspended Lake County sheriff's deputy is slated to begin Dec. 2, attorneys agreed in court Thursday.
Former Grant teacher charged with sexual assault of student
A former Grant High School teacher who resigned from job six weeks ago amid allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a minor, has been charged with molesting a student.
Mundelein High to hold Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving
Mundelein High School's annual Turkey Trot 5K and one-mile kids and family run/walk is set for Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 28, the school said in a news release.