| Nov 8, 2013
I once asked a 100-year-old woman which of all the changes she had witnessed in her life were the most astonishing. She named two.
One was the invention of the electric washing machine.
The other was the liberation of women, a revolution that gained...
| Nov 12, 2013
The following items were taken from police records:
•On Nov. 5 at 4:59 p.m., a 23-year-old Lake Villa man was arrested at a traffic stop at South Old Rand and Deerpath roads and was charged with driving uninsured and on a suspended...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Lake County schools are noticing a trend of declining enrollment, and officials say it isn't a trend they expect to see change any time soon.
At Mundelein Consolidated High School District 120, the school has about 250 fewer students today than it did...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Authorities say a man charged with kidnapping a 3-year-old girl also sexually assaulted the Mundelein toddler.
Jose Reyes, 28, of the 4900 block of West North Avenue in Chicago, faces new sexual assault and child pornography charges stemming from the...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:22 AM
A man charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 3-year-old Mundelein girl is being held in isolation at the Lake County Jail, authorities said during a brief court appearance this morning.
After the hearing, prosecutors would not explain the...
| Nov 21, 2013
The following items are from police records:
•On Nov. 12 at 5:16 p.m., a 55-year-old Crystal Lake woman was arrested at a traffic stop in the 800 block of West Illinois Highway 22 and charged with driving on a suspended license....
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Organization names village safe city
A recent report from Neighborhood Scout named Mundelein one of America's 100 safest cities. The organization, which provides neighborhood-specific data, ranked Mundelein 52nd. Neighborhood Scout...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Mundelein took another step forward in its efforts to create a new image for the town Monday, as officials announced the launch of a new app that allows residents to pay bills and keep up to date with village events on their smartphones.
The "Village of...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Lake County group announces grant
The Lake County Housing Authority recently announced in a news release that it received a grant for $116,090 that it plans to use to reduce energy costs. The grant, from the Illinois Public Housing Authority Energy...
| Dec 11, 2013
A pedestrian bridge on McKinley Avenue in Mundelein could create a safer and more convenient link from the Metra train station to the new village hall campus, leading officials to seek state funding for it.
Village officials agreed Monday night to re-...
| Oct 9, 2013
Becca and Steve Goering and Virginia Fetzer are expecting.
Fetzer, a Mundelein mother of two, expects to give birth to a boy at Highland Park Hospital on Jan. 29, and the Goerings, a Chicago couple, expect to bring that baby, their biological son, home....