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  • Snow-plow payment dispute results in Lake in the Hills protest (with video)

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – About 25 snow-plow drivers took to Pyott Road on Thursday to protest a Lake in the Hills businessman they contend failed to pay th ...
    March 26, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • District 113A hires new Old Quarry principal

    LEMONT – The Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A Board of Education approved Johnny Billingsley as the next principal of Old Quarry Middle ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Cadence plans corporate office and other operations in Joliet

    JOLIET – A southwest suburban logistics company wants to move its corporate office to Joliet and open a natural gas fueling station for trucks at the ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Crystal Lake police: Gas main leak closes Virginia Road from Rakow to Pyott

    CRYSTAL LAKE — A gas main leak has shut down Virginia Road from Rakow Road to South Main Street (Pyott Road).
    March 26, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • Radogno: Emergency Budget Act is first step

    It is a historic week in the State Capitol. If all goes according to plan, Illinois will have a balanced budget for the first time in 12 years. And Go ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Darien police investigating Hinsdale South student who brought BB gun to school

    DARIEN – District 86 officials said that on Wednesday, a student was taken into custody by police after a broken BB gun was found in their possession ...
    March 26, 2015 - 10:03 am
  • Stained glass artist stands out as an Alzheimer’s care advocate

    Not even a broken toe and back pain can keep 86-year-old Dolores Weinhandl away from her church, Wildwood Presbyterian in Grayslake. Around there, eve ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:54 am
  • Fox Lake mayor aids local businesses with an owner’s perspective

    Donny Schmidt looks out for local business owners because he knows what it’s like to be one.When Sch ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • Gurnee gym teachers raise thousands and make class count

    Some gym glasses have little academic overlap with the rest of a student’s school day. That’s far from the case at Spaulding Elementary School in Gurn ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:52 am
  • U.S. Army veteran campaigns for College of Lake County memorial

    Wayne Maczko’s life is a tribute to service.The Wildwood native served in the U.S. Army from 1966 to ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:50 am
  • Teen uses life experience to prevent bullying, boost others’ self esteem

    A Lakes High School sophomore has gone from being bullied to touring the world to speak about bullying and self-esteem.
    March 26, 2015 - 9:49 am
  • Hainesville village trustee cares for community and nature

    In the 12 years Georgeann Duberstein has lived in Hainesville, she has gotten involved in just about everything.
    March 26, 2015 - 9:47 am
  • Botanist and retired CLC teacher shares rare finds with community

    Six months out of the year, botanist Linda Curtis of Lake Villa and her husband, Jim, retreat to their winter home in Florida, but their activities ar ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:46 am
  • Student spreads Tweets of kindness

    Cassie Cowperthwaite of Lake Villa is a senior at Grayslake North High School, a familiar face to many, but it didn’t start out that way for the 18-ye ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:45 am
  • Volo woman accused of trying to rob Johnsburg Chase Bank

    JOHNSBURG – A Volo woman is accused of attempting to rob the J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, 2911 Commerce Drive, in Johnsburg on Tuesday, police said.
    March 26, 2015 - 9:42 am
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