50 min ago
Little Bear Ribfest heats up
Food vendors include Real Urban BBQ, Smokin T's, Uncle Bub's, The Full Slab, and newcomer Big Ed's BBQ.
9 hrs ago
Flying Under the Radar: Surprise! Shopping Mall Flash Mob
Ok, maybe I ought to back up several steps and explain how I wound up having lunch one minute and then making a bad attempt at the "Carlton Dance," synchronized with dozens of others in front of surprised diners in the food court at Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills.
12 hrs ago
School Age Worker/Early Childhood Teach - Afterschool Club and...
Afterschool Club and Schoolhouse Children's Center is seeking DCFS qualified school age workers for our after school enrichment program and DCFS ECE qualified teachers for our daycare center.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Family Friendly: Libertyville Twilight Shuffle set for Aug. 31
Spend the last evening of August racing with your kids, ages 9 and older, at the seventh annual MainStreet Libertyville Twilight Shuffle 5K Run.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
New principal greets Vernon Hills High School students
Students arrived for the first day of classes at Vernon Hills High School on Wednesday -- and so did new principal Jon Guillaume.
Targeted DUI patrols begin in advance of Labor Day holiday
Six police departments covering the core of Lake County have already begun enhanced patrols targeting drunken drivers in anticipation of the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Panera, mattress store to replace Tilted Kilt in Vernon Hills
A new two-tenant building to include a Panera Bread store with a drive-through will replace the former Tilted Kilt restaurant at 447 Nl.
Playground improvements slated for two Vernon Hills parks
Various options will be presented to residents Saturday at 9 a.m. at Stone Fence Farm Park, 224 Stone Fence Road, and at 10:30 a.m. at Augusta Park, at 210 Augusta Drive, just east of Aspen Drive.
Police looking for man who may have tried to lure boys
The 10-year-old boys were riding bicycles on the sidewalk near Lexington Drive and Elm Tree Lane about 6:15 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, when a man driving an older model station wagon or Saturn pulled up and said "I need directions, get in the car," department spokesman Kim Christenson said Monday.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Country and blues featured at 4th annual Ribfest in Vernon Hills
The Vernon Hills Park District's fourth annual Little Bear Ribfest is set for 6 p.m. to midnight Friday, Aug. 22, and 3 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Aug. 23, at Century Park, 1001 Lakeview Parkway, Vernon Hills.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
It's Time to Celebrate! You're Invited to the Grand Opening ...
Lane Bryant , the nation's leading women's specialty apparel retailer, is excited to announce the Grand Opening of its new location at Westfield Hawthorn in Vernon Hills, IL.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Brainerd campus demolition could cost $480,000
If a love of Lake County history or a sense of schoolyard nostalgia is pushing you to say goodbye to Libertyville's Brainerd Building and Jackson Gym, you'd better act quickly.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Dist. 128 board talks budget
The Libertyville-Vernon Hills Area High School District 128 board will hold a public hearing tonight regarding the proposed 2015 fiscal year budget.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
The End of an Era for a Deerfield Venue
Stained Glass Coffee House in Deerfield marks the end of a great 8 year run, with a celebration on Saturday .
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Time running out for Brainerd Building; demolition bids expected Monday
Libertyville-Vernon Hills Area High School District 128 officials on Monday could learn how much it will cost to knock down the Brainerd Building and Jackson Gym.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Jon Guillaume promises to be "a visible principal" at Vernon Hills High
As excited as Jon Guillaume is to be starting his first year as Vernon Hills High School's principal, the veteran educator knows the job is a huge responsibility.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Net Developer - Computer -DaVita Inc., Vernon Hills, Il has an...
Computer -DaVita Inc., Vernon Hills, IL has an opening for a .NET DEVELOPER to Design, implement, develop, and maintain screens and services using .Net technologies.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Lake County's National Night Out
Food, games, and car shows were among the activities in several Lake County towns as local police hosted gatherings Tuesday to strengthen bonds with their communities.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
District 128 budget talk:
The Libertyville-Vernon Hills Area High School District 128 board will meet Wednesday in a committee-of-the-whole session to discuss the proposed budget for the 2015 fiscal year, which began July 1. The meeting is set for 6 p.m. at the district office, 50 Lakeview Parkway, Vernon Hills.