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So the battle between the North and South went off as scheduled Saturday at the 23rd annual Civil War Days at the Lake County Forest Preserve near Wauconda.
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The sexual exploitation of children is a tough subject to address, but that was the topic of a seminar Friday hosted by the Lake County Sheriff's Office and attended by local police, social workers and residents.
Yes, that was Mini Abe you saw all over Lake County this week, doing his bit to drum up staycation tourism.
Scott Hartman will take over as deputy county administrator effective next month, leaving his current position as manager of the city of Highwood in Lake County.
The College of Lake County Foundation's annual Joan Legat Memorial Golf Outing, held June 9 at the Glen Flora Country Club in Waukegan, raised more than $30,000 for the scholarship fund, according to Karen Schmidt, the Foundation's executive director.
The Lake County Division of Transportation will reopen Washington Street to through traffic from Cedar Lake Road to Hainesville Road in Round Lake, the week of July 21, officials said in a news release.
A 53-year-old Waukegan man pleaded not guilty Thursday to killing his wife and daughter in his Waukegan home, authorities said.
Several promoted police officers were sworn in Monday night at the village board meeting: New lieutenants Scott Eisenmenger, Anthony Gallagher and Tom Nugent; and three new sergeants: Paul Jamil, Dean Schulz and Tara Anderson.
A judge denied a motion Thursday challenging the state statute used to convict Carly Rousso of DUI in the death of a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park, clearing the way for her sentencing.
Sentencing for a former Gurnee woman convicted this spring of delivering heroin to a teen who later overdosed was postponed on Thursday, July 10. After a defense attorney reported that one of "several witnesses" scheduled to appear on Michelle Lee's behalf was out of town, Lake County Circuit Judge Mark Levitt told the parties to return July 16.
Goebbert's Pumpkin Patch grower Dan Lindeman explains how his team seeds and works with produce to a group of Lake County educators Wednesday, as they tour the Pingree Grove farm as part of the Lake County Farm Bureau's annual Educator Field Trip.
Pamela Harris says she had one reason for going to battle with the powerful Service Employees International Union.
A veteran of the Round Lake Beach Police Department has been charged with theft and official misconduct for allegedly paying for $3,700 worth of gasoline with department money, the News Sun is reporting , Kenneth Rydz, 41, a former K-9 officer, was placed on administrative leave this week after 13 counts of theft and official misconduct were ... (more)
"Young Frankenstein," the new Mel Brooks musical based on the famous 1974 film, will be the College of Lake County summer musical, produced by the departments of theatre, music and dance.
A new three-year grant will give local public-school teachers the opportunity to learn how to help students with emotional and behavioral challenges to remain in school and be successful in the classroom, officials said Tuesday.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 04:46 pm
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