Lake County Newswire

Lake County Newswire

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  1. Wheeling man charged with sexual abuse in LincolnshireRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... each other, because officers still are investigating the incident, Sgt. Kim Covelli said. Authorities with the Lake County Jail said Monday that Perez-Galeana remains in custody. He is scheduled to appear March 10 at the Lake County Courthouse in ...

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  2. Wanted Lake County father, son capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Members of the Lake County Sheriff's Warrants Team and U.S. Marshals Service -- Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force last week apprehended a wanted father and son who had avoided capture since the summer of 2016, authorities said Monday. Jayrell D. Gaines, 25, of the 2100 block of Lorraine Ave, Waukegan, had an active $200,000 arrest warrant for unlawful possession of a controlled substance out of Waukegan, authorities said.

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  3. Grand opening Thursday for Fairhaven Crossing in MundeleinRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    A grand opening for Fairhaven Crossing, an affordable rental community at 407 E. Hawley St., Mundelein, will be held Thursday, March 2. The event hosted by Evergreen Real Estate Group, Lake County Residential Development Corporation, Lake County Center for Independent Living and Lake County United includes community tours of the $13.5 million project from noon to 3 p.m. Speakers, a ceremony and light lunch will begin at 1 p.m. The apartments are intended for residents whose households earn 60 percent or less of the area median income. To RSVP or for more information, contact Kelly Shumaker, [email protected], 267-4519.

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  4. Motormouth: It pays to check engine lightRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Post-Bulletin

    ... a new "heater box" to the tune of $1,500. Others say the actuator needs to be calibrated. Your thoughts? - C.F., Lake County, Ill. A: Door actuators need to be initialized after installation and a scan tool is required to do it. The dealer has the ...

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  5. One Earth Film Festival showcases community-based conservation stories in 5 filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... to highlight promising solutions. This year's festival, March 4-11, will present five films in four venues in Lake County. Several Lake County residents appear in one of the films, "Years of Living Dangerously: Uprising." In Waukegan, actress ...

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  6. Dawn Patrol: 'Moonlight' wins Best Picture. Really.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... other car didn't appear after five minutes, Larson said, he went home to call police. Full story . More than 300 Lake County-area police officers and residents immersed themselves in the chilly waters of Fox Lake on Sunday to support Special ...

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  7. Looking for a Short Commute? Live and Work in the SuburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Living in Chicagoland is synonymous with long commute times, but some suburbanites are finding ways to beat the traffic. A new transportation snapshot from Lake County Partners shows suburban commuters are more likely to have a quick commute than their city counterparts.

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  8. Illinois lawmakers make Gliniewicz-inspired effort to deny pension benefits to convicted spousesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    ... a similar fate. Melodie Gliniewicz, whose trial has been pushed back a number of times, is set to go to trial in Lake County court in May. Her effort to get the survivor's pension, which would amount to between 50 percent and 75 percent of her ...

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  9. Man crashes SUV into Round Lake Beach retention pondRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Crews in Round Lake Beach had to wait until daylight to lift a sport-utility vehicle out of a retention pond Sunday after a man crashed it into the water overnight. Joe Shuman/For The Lake County News-Sun Crews in Round Lake Beach had to wait until daylight to lift a sport-utility vehicle out of a retention pond Sunday after a man crashed it into the water overnight.

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  10. Taking the polar plunge for Special OlympicsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    More than 300 Lake County-area police officers and residents immersed themselves in the chilly waters of Fox Lake on Sunday to support Special Olympians during the annual Fox Lake Polar Plunge at Lakefront Park. Presented by the Law Enforcement Torch Run and GEICO, the event raises money to help the athletes who compete in Special Olympics Illinois.

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  11. Learn how to find a job at Round Lake Area LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Learn more about the entire job search process, from researching careers to landing your next job, as the 5 Steps to Your Next Job series comes to the Round Lake Area Library, 906 Hart Road, Round Lake. The five-day interactive workshop offered by the Job Center of Lake County will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. March 13 to 17. Register at 377-3439 or send an email to [email protected] to reserve a seat.

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  12. Woodstock police officer facing DUI charge from Lake County crash placed on leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock police officer facing a drunken driving charge after a crash in Round Lake Beach has been put on administrative leave. Woodstock Police Chief John Lieb said Officer Michael Niedzwiecki reported for duty at the police department after being on "allocated benefit time" and he was placed on administrative leave effective Thursday pending the results of an internal investigation.

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  13. Benefit run for 100 ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Daily Herald

    The Five-0 5K Race will be held Sunday, May 7, at the Independence Grove Forest Preserve, 16400 Buckley Road , Libertyville. The event organized by the Lake County Municipal League is open to all ages.

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  14. Scouting the 2A dual-team state tournament for Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Daily Herald

    ... But that was just the tip of the iceberg for Wauconda, as the Bulldogs proceeded to win the new Northern Lake County Conference championship with a convincing victory over archrival Grant. Wauconda kept the momentum rolling into the Grayslake ...

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  15. Former Lake County coroner pleads not guilty to perjury chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Daily Herald

    Former Lake County coroner Dr. Thomas Rudd pleaded not guilty Friday to five counts of perjury in front of Judge Victoria Rossetti. Rudd, who served as coroner from 2012 through 2016, said he could not comment on the case on advice from his attorney as he left the courtroom.

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  16. Colorful ways to celebrate Youth Art Month in Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Chicago Parent

    March is Youth Art Month, a month set aside to promote art and art education. Lake County is full of places for kids to get creative and create art , but you don't have to stick to the kids classes to see art, especially this month! Check out all the places where you can see, create and be artistic with the kids in Lake County this month.

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  17. North Barrington attorney sent to prison for nearly 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Daily Herald

    A North Barrington attorney charged with breaking into his ex-wife's Hawthorn Woods home and threatening her and their daughter with a gun was sentenced Thursday to nearly 10 years in prison. Raymond Clutts, 57, also will serve three years in Lake County's periodic imprisonment program after being released from the Illinois Department of Corrections.

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  18. GE Healthcare moving hundreds of workers from Barrington to ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Daily Herald

    ... than $500 million in software by 2018 and currently has about 5,000 software engineers. The Barrington office in Lake County was leased. GE Capital Auto Financial Services moved to the Barrington building in 1997, with GE Medical Systems Information ...

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  19. Lake County Board chairman chooses diversity event to reveal he's gayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Herald

    Lake County Board Chairman Aaron Lawlor said he deliberately chose this week's county summit about diversity and inclusiveness to tell the public he's gay. "I tried to do it in a way that complemented and magnified message," said Lawlor, 34, a Vernon Hills Republican.

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  20. Builder plans homes on site of CF Industries headquarters in Long GroveRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Herald

    Under a tentative plan, 65 houses would be built in place of the CF Industries Holdings Inc. building, which the company left for a new Deerfield headquarters in 2008. Overlooking Salem Lake, the site is adjacent to Lake County's Heron Creek Forest Preserve near Route 22 and Old McHenry Road.

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