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Waukegan, Illinois is located in Lake County. Zip codes in Waukegan, IL include 60079, 60087, and 60085. The median home price in Waukegan is $104,900 which is roughly $81/per square foot. More Waukegan information.

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18 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Lake County joining heroin fight with anti-overdose drug

It's time to erase the common stereotype of a heroin abuser as a person lurking stoned in a dark alley with a dirty needle sticking out of an arm, Lake County health care and law enforcement leaders say.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Patch.com

Nortbhrook Trustees OK Controversial Techny Car Wash

A controversial car wash and gas station in Techny got the go ahead from Northbrook's Village Board this week , according to an article in the Northbrook Star.

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Daily Herald

CLC Lakeshore Campus prepares for future expansion

With expansion of the Lakeshore Campus coming in a few years, the College of Lake County is preparing by expanding academic programming at the Waukegan campus and conducting an awareness-building campaign.

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My FOX Chicago

Man facing arrest fights with cops, strikes police dog

A north suburban man being sought for domestic battery was found hiding in an attic, and when police closed in, he fought with an officer and struck a police dog, according to police.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Patch.com

Northbrook Marks National Night Out with Community Celebration

The following is from the Village of Northbrook: On Tuesday, August 5, from 6-9pm all are invited to join the Northbrook Police, the Northbrook Park District and the citizens of Northbrook in celebrating the at Meadowhill Aquatic Center, Waukegan and Maple.

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Daily Herald

Waukegan police make arrests in recent burglaries

Quinton Crider of the 1900 block of North Lewis Avenue was charged with five counts of residential burglary, one count of attempted robbery and one count of resisting a police officer, according to a news release.

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Chicago Tribune

Man charged with sex assault of 5-year-old at wife's day care

A Waukegan man is charged with sexually assaulting a 5-year-old at his wife's home day care, authorities said.

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Daily Herald

Man charged after shooting at Round Lake Beach home

A Waukegan man is being held in Lake County jail on $100,000 bail on weapons charges after he was accused of shooting at a Round Lake Beach house just after midnight Saturday, authorities said.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Patch.com

Man Arrested for Cocaine Possession, DUI on Waukegan

The following information is from the Glenview Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.

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Daily Herald

Man gets 40 years for kidnapping, torturing ex-girlfriend

A Waukegan man was sentenced to 40 years in prison Monday for kidnapping and torturing his ex-girlfriend in a North Chicago apartment over 24 hours in January 2013.

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Daily Herald

Kids 1st Health Fair Shifts Focus to Offer New Resources

Kids 1st Health Fair, which has provided free immunizations and other health services to low-income Lake County children since 1993, is evolving in response to new federal guidelines.

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Patch.com

Highland Park Police Make 2 DUI Arrests

The following is from the Highland Park Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.

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My FOX Chicago

Man charged with breaking into home, touching sleeping woman

A homeless man was arrested Sunday morning shortly after he entered a north suburban apartment and touched a woman while she slept, according to police.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

WLS-AM Chicago

Pair indicted after alleged shopping spree with stolen credit cards

A Waukegan man and a Zion woman were indicted Wednesday for allegedly using stolen credit cards for a shopping spree in Deerfield, according to the Lake County State's Attorney's office and the Deerfield Police Department.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Lake Forester

Police Blotter: 3 teens charged with underage drinking at Lake Forest fireworks

The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Lake Forest and Lake Bluff police departments.

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My FOX Chicago

Coroner: Cop's blood-alcohol level more than 3 times legal limit after crash

Shortly before Jason Mueller's funeral Friday, the Lake Coroner's office reported the Waukegan police officer's blood-alcohol level was more than three and a half times the legal limit when he drove off the road in Gurnee last weekend.

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CBS Local

Judge Upholds 59-Year Sentence In Torture-Murder Case

A Lake County Judge has denied a motion to reduce the 59-year sentence given to a Waukegan man convicted of murder in the 2011 torture death of David Campbell in a Waukegan body shop.

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Lincolnshire Review

New health clinic marks 'historic day for Lake County'

A Family Fun Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at the Erie HealthReach Waukegan Health Center, 2323 Grand Ave., Waukegan.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Gapers Block

Intelligentsia Cup Rides Through Chicago On July 26th

While the world's premier cycling event powers through France , the Chicagoland area will play host to it's own bicycling competition, the Intelligentsia Cup, from July 18th to July 27th, with a 'stage' near downtown Chicago set for the penultimate day of racing.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Lake Forester

23 attorneys apply for Lake County judge opening

A total of 23 attorneys have filed applications for a Lake County Circuit Court associate judge opening created by the retirement of Joseph Waldeck.

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