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Learn about suicide prevention at special luncheon
The Lake County Suicide Prevention Task Force will hold a special luncheon that is open to the public on Monday, Sept.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Piven Theatre partnership set to showcase Waukegan
Waukegan's Clockwise Theatre is less than a month away from kicking off its collaboration with the Evanston-based Piven Theatre Workshop, and applications from students are not only still being accepted but are actively being sought.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
College of Lake County uses free food to welcome students back to campus for new school year
College of Lake County students crowded the Grayslake campus' main lobby patio to grab free submarine sandwiches, pizza, and soda pop on the first day of classes.
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Police: 180 grams of cocaine found in man's Gurnee home
A north suburban man is facing felony drug charges after police found about 180 grams of cocaine at his home last week.
Food bank trying to help suburbanites struggling even with jobs
Leaders of the Northern Illinois Food Bank say the organization provides about 50 million meals a year to hungry people all over the suburban areas it serves.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Monarch festival in Waukegan:
The Waukegan Public Library presents the fifth annual Monarch Festival from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Naples Daily News
Strange But True: A great migration Every spring, one of the worlda s...
It was German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche who made the following sage observation: "We have art to save ourselves from the truth."
Fri Aug 22, 2014
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Trail attack suspect pleads not guilty to sexual abuse charges
A Waukegan man accused of attacking a woman on the Des Plaines River Trail near Libertyville in June has pleaded not guilty to several felony charges of sexual abuse, the Lake County News-Sun is reporting.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
War veterans wanted for interviews:
Lake County Chief Judge John T. Phillips, an Air Force veteran, announced this week legal community partners will again work with the Library of Congress on its Veterans' History Project.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
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.
Reduced price food program ready to deliver in Lake County
Three Lake County locations have been picked for the delivery of fresh produce and meats at discounted prices through the Chicago-based nonprofit Top Box Foods.
Waukegan man accused of attacking jogger on bike path pleads not guilty
A Waukegan man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to the June 15 attack on a female jogger on the North Shore Bike Path near Libertyville.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Music Notes: See Eddie Money Friday at Waukegan's Genesee
Eddie Money scored a slew of big hits in the 1980s with a meat-and-potatoes brand of pop-rock.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
North Shore Sanitary District freezes connection fees for 3 years
On the heels of a $43 per connection increase last year, North Shore Sanitary District trustees have agreed to freeze their service-related sanitary connection fees for the next three years.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Lake County police academy
Lake County Sheriff's Office will host a Citizen Police Academy course starting Sept.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Midsummer gala celebrates Lake Forest's Citadel Theatre
Despite its odd behavior, the summer weather performed well in the role of "temperate" for Citadel Theatre Company's 1st Annual Summer Gala held at the David Adler-designed Mundelein cottage of Lake Forest residents Nancy and Adrian Smith on July 19. "This is the first outdoor function that we've had, certainly at this level," said Scott Phelps, ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
N. Chicago man captured after abduction of Zion children
A North Chicago man accused of abducting his two children early Thursday morning, triggering an Amber Alert, was captured and is in jail, the Lake County state's attorney's office said.
Catholic Charities Lake County seeks volunteers to be youth mentors
Catholic Charities Lake County Youth Mentorship Program has made a positive impact on a dozen children, but more mentors are needed before the 2014-15 school year begins.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
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Amber Alert issued for two Illinois kids abducted by father
AN AMBER ALERT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR AN ABDUCTION IN WAUKEGAN. DYNISTE S. FINLEY...4 YEARS OLD...BLACK FEMALE...3 FEET 6 INCHES TALL AND WEIGHS 40 POUNDS...IS WEARING A PINK SHIRT...PINK SKIRT... AND GOLD SANDALS.