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Lake County (Illinois)

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Top Lake County (Illinois) Articles

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  • Four Bodies Found at Closed Gary Funeral Home

    (WGN-AM) - The former owner of a funeral home in Gary, where four apparently abandoned bodies were discovered last week, had his license revoked in 2001 while at a South Side funeral home he owned. No charges have been filed in the Indiana case, but...
  • Former Island Lake Mayor Arrested

    (WGN-AM) - Prosecutors in Lake County say corruption charges against a former northern Illinois mayor and his wife are part of an ongoing public corruption investigation. Thomas Hyde, the former mayor of Island Lake, and his wife, Sharon, were arrested...
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  • Fifth Illinois H1N1 Death Found in Lake County

    (WGN-AM)- A 74-year-old Gurnee man is the first H1N1 flu-related death in Lake County, TribLocal reports. The man died Tuesday, but the Lake County Health Department waited to release the information until it could be confirmed his death was related to...
  • String Of Armed Robberies Ends With Arrests

    (WGN-AM)- A two-month crime spree ended Thursday when five suspects were charged with 20 armed robberies throughout northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin, authorities said. The robberies took place between April 25 and Thursday, Lake County Sheriff...
  • Woman Discovers Mother's Ashes Were Actually Crushed Seashells

    (WGN-AM)- For nearly three years, Marisol Villareal kept what she thought were her mother's cremated remains surrounded by family photos and Mother's Day cards on a computer desk in her East Chicago, Ind. home. But in June, Villarreal discovered that her...
  • Two-Time Sex Offender Faces New Charges

    (WGN-AM)- A two-time Wauconda sex offender was arrested in unincorporated McHenry County and faces new charges alleging he exposed himself to a juvenile, authorities said. Bond was set at $200,000 Friday for Jimmie Crawford, 39, of the 1000 block of...
  • Grayslake Man Gets Jail For 18th Time Driving Without License

    (WGN-AM)- A McHenry County judge has sentenced a 63-year-old Grayslake man to three years in prison after his 18th conviction for driving on a revoked license. Under a plea agreement entered Monday, Lonnie Harris received credit for 62 days he spent in...
  • View of the blue

    As a longtime Naperville resident, Kelly Dichristofano regularly savored that community's Riverwalk. Having grown accustomed to being near water, she didn't hesitate when given a chance to buy a unit at The Front Street Lofts, a brand-new development...
  • Chicago's One Seed choice and plant sales

    Let's grow together! This year's One Seed Chicago plant is ... beans. All you need to do to participate is to, well, grow some beans. Any kind. Plant sales Lots and lots of plant sales this year. Don't have space to list them all; I've squeezed in...
  • Steve Bertrand

    Steve Bertrand
    Click here for Steve Bertrand on Books. Steve has been keeping WGN listeners up to date since he joined the station in 1985. His first awards came for his coverage of the death of Mayor Harold Washington. He has since won several others for anchoring and...
  • 5 Kensington Drive, Lincolnshire, IL 60069

    5 Kensington Drive, Lincolnshire, IL 60069
    On June 11, William B. Semmer sold his home at 5 Kensington Drive in Lincolnshire, Ill., to Tyson Cornell for $830,000. William B. Semmer works at William Blair & Company, an investment firm based in Chicago. Tyson Cornell is a partner at Diamond...