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  • Holistic therapies keep animals happy, healthy

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – It's no surprise that Dr. Debra Rykoff has devoted much of her life to animal rescue.
    March 24, 2014 - 9:36 am
  • Grant welcomes former Dundee-Crown football coach

    FOX LAKE – Dundee-Crown High School's loss is Grant High School's gain. On Thursday, head football coach Vito Andriola told his players at Dundee-Crow ...
    March 21, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Off the deep end: Real crime at sleepy time

    The announcer on our bedroom TV says in a grave tone, “Their good fortune is about to run out. She went for her morning run and didn’t come back. It’s ...
    March 20, 2014 - 1:02 pm
  • Best of the best in Lake County boys basketball

    Boys hoops season has closed for the Lake County Suburban Life area. However, there were plenty of tales to tell. Again, the biggest story is the Carm ...
    March 20, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Mundelein students apply scientific method to real-life issues

    MUNDELEIN – Carl Sandburg Middle School students displayed weeks of scientific experiments about which batteries last the longest, which materials bui ...
    March 20, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • Round Lake breaks ground on Hart Road project

    ROUND LAKE – Round Lake officials gathered in the rain Wednesday morning on Sunset Drive to break ground with gold shovels on the village’s Hart Road ...
    March 20, 2014 - 12:09 pm
  • CRITIC’S CHOICE: ‘Half and Half’ puts lens on gender roles

    ARLINGTON HEIGHTS – How gender roles have shifted in the last 40 years is captured in “Half and Half,” a humorous time capsule of a play by James Sher ...
    March 20, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Mickey Finn's draws a full house, new location

    LIBERTYVILLE – Stepping into Mickey Finn's in the midst of dinner rush on a Saturday night may be sin to some. But I was ready to give it a shot.
    March 19, 2014 - 12:36 pm
  • Fox Lake asks voters to approve bonds for street work

    FOX LAKE – About 23 miles of Fox Lake’s worst sections of road could get resurfaced if voters approve a $6 million bond referendum later this month.
    March 19, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Voters to decide future of Round Lake high school

    ROUND LAKE – Round Lake area voters have a voice in the future of Round Lake Community School District 116 at the polls this election season.
    March 19, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Rauner chosen to duke it out with Quinn for governor's seat

    As a newcomer to Illinois politics, wealthy venture capitalist Bruce Rauner beat out three veteran lawmakers for the Republican nomination in Tuesday' ...
    March 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • Lake County announces 2014 construction program

    COUNTY – This year will be another extremely busy construction season for Lake County. This year's $170 million road program exceeds last year's inves ...
    March 18, 2014 - 4:04 pm
  • Special investigations team discusses online predators, offers safety tips

    COUNTY – Social media and smart phones have provided new ways for predators to prey on victims, said Chief Fred Day of Lake County State's Attorney Sp ...
    March 18, 2014 - 2:16 pm
  • Lake County sheriff partners with United States Marshals Service

    COUNTY – In an effort to increase the efficiency of apprehending offenders with outstanding Lake County warrants, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office has ...
    March 18, 2014 - 2:15 pm
  • Pedestrian killed at Lake Street train crossing

    GRAYSLAKE – A 57-year-old male, of Grayslake, was killed Monday after allegedly stepping into the path of a northbound CN freight train at Lake Street ...
    March 18, 2014 - 1:55 pm
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