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  1. Former Libertyville basketball star dies after fall in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Daily Herald

    ... Lipp garnered national media attention in 2013 when ESPN aired video of an at-the-buzzer shot he took in a game in Waukegan. Donations can be made to the American Cancer Society in honor of a grandfather, Ellis Lipp, and an uncle, Marty Schade. ...

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  2. Electronics collections to resume in Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Herald

    ... that will allow them to resume. The locations are in Antioch, Ingleside, Grayslake, Highland Park, Wauconda, and Waukegan. Locations and hours are set by the host community. For specific locations and other information visit www.swalco.org. The YGS ...

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  3. Weber, John P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northwest Herald

    John P. Weber Born: Sept. 17, 1933; in Waukegan Died: Dec. 23, 2014; in Woodstock John P. "Jack" Weber, age 81, of McHenry, died Tuesday, December 23, 2014, at JourneyCare Hospice in Woodstock, surrounded by his loving family.

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  4. St. Patrick winter coat driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Herald

    The St. Patrick School student council is sponsoring its fourth annual Winter Coat Drive to benefit the Holy Family Food Pantry in Waukegan. All students are collecting gently used winter coats, gloves, scarves and hats for all ages from infant sizes to adult.

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  5. Explore innovations in ELL community engagement @ ALA MidwinterRead the original story

    Tuesday | American Library Association

    ... Schaumburg, Illinois; Esther Chase from the Berwyn Public Library in Berwyn, Illinois; and Carmen Patlan with the Waukegan Public Library in Waukegan, Illinois, as they discuss their experiences as participants in The American Dream Starts @ your ...

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  6. Waukegan blood driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Daily Herald

    The Waukegan Public Library is hosting a blood drive Tuesday, Dec. 30, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Bradbury Room at the library at 128 North County St., Waukegan. The blood drive is sponsored by LifeSource, Illinois' largest blood center.

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  7. Review: Ray Bradbury Unbound by Jonathan EllerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Nuvo.net

    Ray Bradbury, a fearless visionary, uncensored political activist and my generation's penultimate storyteller, continues to engage new generations through writing that remains ever fresh and essential. In the second volume of a planned three-part biography of the Waukegan, Illinois-born author, who died in 2012 at age 91, Jonathan R. Eller chronicles Bradbury's life and career from 1953 to early 1970s.

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  8. Judge OKs law shielding Michigan from $1.1B payoutRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Northern Michigan News

    ... He issued two opinions in cases brought by Santa Ana, California-based Ingram Micro Inc. and its subsidiaries and Waukegan, Illinois-based Yaskawa America Inc. - along with 98 related orders. Fifty-four cases were dismissed, 21 were partially tossed ...

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  9. Impact Brings the HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Daily Herald

    ... 1st Inaugural Chili Cook Off. The competition was hosted at the Impact Lake Forest Distribution Center. Both the Waukegan and Lake Forest Branch participated in entering their most best tasting chilis. The 14 chilis lined up against the wall in ...

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  10. I Can't Breathe: Rapper Offends Many With Phrase; Woman Tries to Trademark ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | WebProNews

    ... at least one woman is looking to funnel the money from merchandise with that phrase to herself. Catherine Crump of Waukegan, Illinois filed an application on December 13 for trademark of the phrase "I Can't Breathe" for "clothing, namely hoodies, ...

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  11. Christmas celebration for families of Lake County inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Daily Herald

    ... image of the police being what it is, I wanted to show that the police do good in our community too," the longtime Waukegan-based activist said. "I think this will do a lot, but everybody needs to do a lot more." The YGS Group provides digital and ...

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  12. California Man Charged with Multiple Offenses: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Patch.com

    ... Porter was released on a personal recognizance bond with a court date of January 9, 2015 at 18 N. County Street, Waukegan. Julio Negron, 18, Waukegan was arrested and charged on December 15 at 6:29 p.m. with credit card fraud, deception and theft ...

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  13. Moving picture: Christmas gift coordinator brings joy to the needyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Daily Herald

    For the last 15 years, Hawthorn Woods resident Jim Wogan has played Santa Claus to make sure needy children and families across Lake County have presents for Christmas. As the gift program coordinator for Catholic Charities in Waukegan, his experiences during those years were so heartwarming and joyous that he continued as coordinator for two years after his retirement.

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  14. Woman Files Trademark Application for 'I Can't Breathe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Mediaite.com

    A woman has filed a trademark application for the phrase "I Can't Breathe," because there is nothing more American than making money off the suffering of African-Americans. According to documents unearthed by The Smoking Gun, Catherine Crump , a 57-year-old woman from Waukegan, Il., wants to trademark "I Can't Breathe", uttered by a dying Eric Garner while he was being choked by an NYPD officer, "for use on hoodies and t-shirts for men, women, boys, girls, and infants."

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  15. Top 10 Subdivisions in Glenview, IL - December 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Patch.com

    Bonnie Glen is a single family neighborhood in Glenview, Illinois. Bonnie Glen is located on Lake Street east of Waukegan.

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  16. Top 10 Subdivisions in Northbrook, IL - December 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Patch.com

    ... with square feet ranging from 2,300 to 3,600 square feet. Meadow Ridge is located in Northbrook, Illinois west of Waukegan Road off of Founders Drive. Mission Hills is a condo community built in the mid 1970's to early 1980's. Mission Hills is ...

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  17. Illinois Woman Applies for "I Can't Breathe" Trademark to Sell HoodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Gawker

    Fifty-seven-year-old Waukegan, Ill. resident Catherine Crump seeks to trademark Eric Garner's dying words "for use on hoodies and t-shirts for men, women, boys, girls, and infants," the Smoking Gun reports .

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  18. 21-Year-Old Killed by Hit-and-Run DriverRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | NBC Chicago

    ... traffic and surveillance cameras in the area. "We don't think they intentionally wanted to run over Mr. Gonzalez," Waukegan Police Department commander Joe Florip said. "We would like to talk to them and figure out what happened. We understand they ...

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  19. Police Search For Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run In WaukeganRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | CBS Local

    ... SUV in a hit-and-run accident on Sunday night has died, and police are looking for both the driver and the vehicle. Waukegan police responded about 11:40 p.m. to an accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian near Tamera Court and Butrick Street, ...

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  20. Free tax return preparation:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Daily Herald

    ... volunteers and staff members. CEP's tax site in Lake County is at The Father Gary Graf Center, 510 10th St., Waukegan. Hours of operation are Tuesday, Thursday, 5:30 to 8 p.m.; and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For shorter wait times, visit in March. ...

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