| Mar 10, 2014
| 2:09 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•The driver's door was reported damaged March 3 on a vehicle parked in the 200 block of Alpine Drive.
•A forged doctor's signature was found on a prescription for Norco left...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Torn socks, old dust rags, tattered jeans, sheets, bedspreads and other textiles clutter landfills in Lake County as well as nationwide.
But Lake County residents soon will be able to recycle those throw-aways by tossing them in steel 7-by-4 foot bins to...
| Feb 5, 2014
Mundelein High School will move forward with a $21.8 million construction project that District 120 officials say will replace small, outdated classrooms.
Thanks to a capital development grant the district applied for in 2003, the state will pay for...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
A 22-year-old Lake Zurich man was arrested on Jan. 27 at 7:31 a.m. in the 40 block of Johnathan Road and served with a Lake County arrest warrant for DUI.
A 39-year-old Round Lake Beach...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Two years after spending $450,000 for a new emergency dispatch facility, the Village of Wauconda is considering outsourcing its services.
As officials have been negotiating with the dispatchers' labor union since April when its contract expired, they've...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Root beer—A&W, Barq's, Mug, etc.—is really a misnomer. It's soda, made with carbonated water and sweeteners, and, as everyone knows, is totally appropriate to serve at a kid's birthday party.
Not so with two new local brews.
| Oct 12, 2012
| 5:08 PM
The search continued today for a missing Volo woman and her two young daughters, as water searches near her home turned up nothing and detectives followed up on tips of possible sightings.
Aneta M. Marsek, 33, and her daughters, ages 2 and 4 months, were...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:10 AM
Investigators from the Lake County Sheriff's were at the home of a missing Volo mother and her two children Thursday afternoon.
33-year-old Aneta Marsek and her two daughters haven't been seen since Saturday night when they left her parents' home in...
| May 19, 2012
| 10:32 AM
A Waukegan man has been charged with homicide in connection with the death of a Wauconda man by a heroin overdose this week, police said.
Douglas E. Moses, 40, of the 600 block of Avenue, was arrested Friday and was charged with drug-induced homicide,...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 2:32 PM
The body of a missing North Barrington woman was discovered Thursday near Rand Rd in Wauconda.
62-year-old Maria Carlsen from North Barrington had not been seen or heard from since Monday afternoon. She was scheduled to take a limo to O'Hare and fly...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 6:43 AM
A 39-year-old Volo man died Friday night in a snowmobile accident in Wauconda.
The man hit a cable gate just east of the intersection of Fairfield Road and West Lake Fairfield Lane (north of Gossel Road) in Wauconda about 9:50 p.m. on Friday, according...