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  • District 46 students benefit from Summer Academy

    GRAYSLAKE – This summer, 150 students are participating in Summer Academy at Frederick School in Grayslake. The program is offered to District 46 resi ...
    July 1, 2015 - 2:46 pm
  • Eyes to the Skies returns to Lisle’s Community Park

    Lisle's Eyes to the Skies Festival will return for its 33rd year July 1 through 5 at Community Park.
    July 2, 2015 - 6:49 pm
  • Police Reports: Elmhurst for June 26

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime ...
    July 1, 2015 - 2:24 pm
  • Grayslake teen selected as senator for American Legion Boys Nation

    GRAYSLAKE – An incoming senior at Grayslake North High School has been selected as a senator for American Legion Boys Nation in the Washington D.C. ar ...
    July 1, 2015 - 1:36 pm
  • Lombard seeks public feedback to develop bike plan

    LOMBARD – The village of Lombard is gathering public input to help in the development of its first village-wide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan, according ...
    July 1, 2015 - 1:38 pm
  • Jewelry Warehouse Sale set for Libertyville

    LIBERTYVILLE – A semi-annual Jewelry Warehouse Sale will be held July 10 at ENAZ On The Park, 111 Church St., Libertyville, according to a news releas ...
    July 1, 2015 - 12:48 pm
  • A little live bait does the trick this summer

    I recently attended a veteran’s fishing outing at the Three Oaks Recreation Center in Crystal Lake. In reporting the day’s disappointing fishing resul ...
    July 1, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • New Wild Encounters exhibit at Brookfield Zoo to bring patrons up close with animals

    BROOKFIELD – Like children’s hand prints in wet cement, the paw prints of esteemed animal ambassadors dot the ground at Brookfield Zoo’s new Wild Enco ...
    July 1, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • Snapshot: Brookfield hosts Stand with Israel rally

    BROOKFIELD – Attendees stand and sing during the Stand with Israel event at the International Christian Fellowship Church in Brookfield June 28. Accor ...
    July 1, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Indian Head Park resident elected to Boys and Girls Club board

    INDIAN HEAD PARK – Michael A. Somone of Indian Head Park was elected to the Boys and Girls Club of West Cook County Board of Directors, according to a ...
    July 1, 2015 - 12:06 pm
  • Riverside Township mulls naming hall in honor of Topinka

    RIVERSIDE – A Riverside Township committee recently was established to discuss how best to honor the late Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka, and ...
    July 1, 2015 - 12:05 pm
  • Lake County Sports: Top athletes, volume 3

    The Lake County Journal has been taking a look back at high school sports, highlighting key athletes and their successes. Here's ten more stars who ha ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Antioch church celebrates centennial year, ‘dreams big’ for future

    Saint Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church will celebrate its 100-year anniversary this month.“In 10 ...
    July 1, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Explosive fun at Wauconda Area Library

    WAUCONDA – The Wauconda Area Library Children's Services department hosted an "All Things STEAM: Excellent Explosions" event Tuesday for children in g ...
    July 1, 2015 - 10:24 am
  • Volo woman indicted on bank robbery charges

    ROCKFORD – A federal court has charged a Lake County woman, alleged to have robbed three Chase Bank branches in separate incidents in March, with mult ...
    July 1, 2015 - 8:24 am
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