| Apr 13, 2014
| 1:03 PM
A Lake County Health Department clinic, combining behavioral health and primary care services under one roof, is opening at a newly-renovated Libertyville site, more than doubling the space of one vacated in Round Lake Park.
Officials say access for...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 8:19 PM
A 36-year-old man was shot and killed by police in northwest suburban Wauconda Monday afternoon, according to a police department release.
Police were called to a home on the 100 block of Slocum Lake Road around noon by the man’s roommate,...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:58 PM
With enrollment at Libertyville and Vernon Hills high schools expected to stay the same or be slightly higher for the coming school year, only one new full-time-equivalent position is being added to the teaching staff of 260.
Current Community High...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 5:32 PM
A Mundelein man died and three other people were injured when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a car heading toward him on a Mundelein-area road Saturday afternoon, police said.
Brian E. Martin, 49, of Mundelein, was pronounced dead at...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 3:38 PM
With winter finally waning, Lake County residents soon will need to watch for detours and closures caused by new and uncompleted road projects.
The county will spend $170 million on roads this year, the largest annual expenditure for transportation in...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Lake County voters on Tuesday appeared ready to send both an official from the coroner's office and a county commissioner to the general election, while voters in Libertyville looked poised to defeat a request for money to update a historic building....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 6:28 AM
The following items were taken from police records.
A 23-year-old Wadsworth man, a 22-year-old Zion man and a 22-year-old Beach Park man were arrested on drug charges at 3:53 a.m. Feb. 23, on Route 31 at Route 176. The Wadsworth man was...
| Mar 13, 2014
Letters to the editor from Fox Lake and Mundelein.
I am writing to support an increase in Illinois' minimum wage.
I live in a community in which many of the residents work for minimum wage — or less. People are struggling,...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Families move to Libertyville for the schools, but they stayed because of the vibrant, interesting and growing community.
We all know Libertyville is not an inexpensive place to live. However, as with most things in Illinois, you get what you pay for....
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:23 AM
A Gurnee woman faces felony charges after authorities said she was responsible for defacing 20 Lake County houses of worship with red spray paint.
Meghan Heinze, 22, appeared in court this morning on charges of criminal defacement to property at a place...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 12:34 PM
With snow melting and more precipitation arriving, Lake County towns are doing what they can to try and prevent flooding.
Lake Zurich Public Works Manager Mike Brown said the next 24 hours will be especially challenging for crews working quickly to...