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  1. Volunteers build playground for North Chicago schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Daily Herald

    It was a sea of teal in the field behind A.J. Katzenmaier Academy on Thursday as volunteers made like worker ants constructing swings, slides and climbing structures for a new playground at the North Chicago school. Over five hours, more than 350 volunteers from AbbVie joined members of KaBOOM! , a national nonprofit organization that helps communities build playgrounds, and almost 40 sailors from Naval Station Great Lakes to create the playing area.

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  2. Family of man killed in parking lot sues suspects' parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Daily Herald

    A Fox Lake teen and the parents of two juveniles have been named defendants in a wrongful-death lawsuit stemming from the April 24 killing of a North Chicago man in what police called a botched robbery. The widow and five children of Trinidad Bueno-Sanchez, 43, are seeking more than $50,000 in damages from Courtney Sherman, 18, and the other teens' parents, alleging they are liable for his death in a Round Lake Beach parking lot.

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  3. Chick-fil-A opens new Gurnee locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Daily Herald

    Fans of Chick-fil-A lined up more than 24 hours before Thursday's opening of the chain's new location in Gurnee. Lamarr Lark, left, the owner and operator of the new Chick-fil-A in Gurnee, welcomed the restaurant's first 100 customers Thursday with gift cards preloaded with 52 chicken sandwich meals.

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  4. Historic Wheaton mansion may be saved after allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A historic Wheaton mansion on the verge of demolition at the Loretto Convent could be saved and moved within the neighborhood in yet another nail-biter for preservationists scrambling to rescue the 19th-century building. Developers are tearing down buildings on the secluded site at 1600 Somerset Lane to make way for a subdivision of four dozen homes.

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  5. North Chicago man nominated for Lake County Board vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A North Chicago resident who serves on local park and library district boards is set to fill a vacancy on the Lake County Board . Vance Wyatt has been nominated by county board Chairman Aaron Lawlor to represent the 14th District.

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  6. Teen denies charges in dragging death of North Chicago manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Courtney Sherman, 18, of Fox Lake faces robbery and reckless homicide charges stemming from the April 24, 2017 death of a North Chicago man A Fox Lake teen pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges she played a role in a botched theft that left a man fatally wounded in a Round Lake Beach parking lot. Courtney Sherman, 18, faces up to seven years in prison if found guilty of a robbery charge stemming from the April 24 death of Trinidad Bueno-Sanchez, 43, of North Chicago.

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  7. U-46 hires new principal for Elgin HighRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2017 | Daily Herald

    "I'm excited to get started," said Thomas, who attended Monday night's Elgin Area School District U-46 board meeting. "I really appreciate this opportunity."

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  8. BeerAbility opens in Lake Zurich, another planned for McHenryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Daily Herald

    President Jason Newman stands in front of BeerAbility, a new chain of sports bars that offer about 20 beers on tap, various drink and food items, as well as video gambling and slots. BeerAbility just opened in Lake Zurich and another is planned for McHenry.

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  9. How would Sun-Times sale affect media landscape?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The Chicago Sun-Times could be purchased by the parent company of its longtime newsgathering rival Chicago Tribune as early as two weeks from now if no other buyers come forward. Area media mavens don't expect great changes in the way Chicagoans get their news if the sale of the Chicago Sun-Times to the parent company of its longtime newsgathering rival Chicago Tribune goes through as advertised.

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  10. UIC releases lengthy report on racial inequality in ChicagoRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A University of Illinois at Chicago report examines "pervasive" racial inequalities in the city when it comes to housing, economics, criminal justice and health care. The 184-page report released Monday looks at three groups which each make up roughly one-third of Chicago's population: blacks, whites and Latinos.

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  11. Feder: John Records Landecker nominated for National Radio Hall of FameRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | Daily Herald

    John Records Landecker, an iconic Chicago radio personality since the 1970s, has been nominated for induction in the National Radio Hall of Fame. Landecker, 70, is one of four nominees and the only Chicagoan in the long-standing local/regional category.

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  12. Minneapolis paint company assists with local Habit for Humanity effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A: At Valspar, we focus on helping people make a change for the better. We offer more distinct, long-lasting colors and finishes than any other paint company in the world, and our paint is the most widely distributed brand in North America with over 10,000 points of sales.

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  13. Nixon posthumously honored by Lake County BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Lake County Board Chairman Aaron Lawlor, right, gives a framed copy of a resolution posthumously honoring Commissioner Audrey Nixon to two of her children, Tonya Poole and Rodney Nixon. Flowers and memorial bunting were placed at Lake County Board member Audrey Nixon's seat for Tuesday's meeting.

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  14. Lake County Board begins process of filling Nixon seatRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The recent death of longtime Lake County Board member Audrey Nixon of North Chicago has left a vacancy on the panel, and officials are seeking applications from potential replacements. Nixon represented the 14th District, which includes parts of North Chicago, Waukegan, Park City and Gurnee.

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  15. Poll: Ex-cons more anxious than most about retirement fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Daily Herald

    In this photo taken April 20, 2017, Joseph Rodriguez poses for a portrait in his sister's home in Chicago. The 51-year-old Chicagoan spent 35 years in prison for killing two people in a shooting when he was a teenager.

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  16. New Chicago hotline aimed at those reluctant to call policeRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 | Daily Herald

    An anti-crime group in Chicago is starting a new crime hotline aimed at those wary of contacting police directly with anonymous tips. The Chicago Crime Commission says it will focus its marketing of the hotline on residents in neighborhoods hard hit by gang violence and other crime.

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  17. Lake County man charged in fatal hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A 25-year-old Lake County man is facing numerous criminal charges stemming from allegations he struck two pedestrians with his vehicle early Saturday, killing one, and then fled the scene. Tony Salcedo, of the 1200 block of Wadsworth Avenue in North Chicago, is charged with leaving the scene of a fatal accident, reckless driving, obstructing a police officer, and several traffic offenses in connection with the crash on the 0-100 block of North Genesee Street, Waukegan police said Monday.

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  18. Funeral for Audrey Nixon set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A funeral will be held Saturday for veteran Lake County Board member Audrey Nixon, a North Chicago Democrat who died last week. A funeral will be held Saturday for veteran Lake County Board member Audrey Nixon, a North Chicago Democrat who died last week.

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  19. Veteran Lake County Board member Audrey Nixon diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Audrey Nixon, who some considered the matriarch of the Lake County Board because of her decades of dedicated public service and leadership style, has died. Nixon, 81, was found dead in her North Chicago home Thursday morning, according to a news release from the county.

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  20. Boys volleyball: Lakes still perfect in Northern Lake County ConferenceRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Lakes d. North Chicago: Lakes moved to 16-9 on the season and stayed unbeaten in Northern Lake County Conference action with a 25-15, 25-18 sweep.

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