| Apr 25, 2012
| 12:57 PM
Lake County officials today appointed a private attorney to investigate whether any sheriff’s employee engaged in misconduct in connection with two recent deaths of Lake County Jail inmates.
Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran, Jr., announced the...
| May 4, 2011
Betty A. Smith had become accustomed to holding a tissue over her mouth to combat the secondhand smoke that would infiltrate her apartment.
After years of raising concerns, the 83-year-old lung cancer survivor and former smoker has literally found...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 8:12 AM
If you're looking to add the freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, cheeses and flowers to your dinner table, look no further than in your own backyard. Don't see a farmers market near your town listed below?
Check out the Illinois Department of...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 5:24 PM
The death of a former Lake County jail inmate paralyzed after an altercation with a corrections officer has been ruled a homicide by the Cook County medical examiner’s office, prompting the state’s attorney’s office to call for a special...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 8:07 AM
Donna Radke and her daughter, Jennifer Radke, spend most Sundays showing homes to prospective buyers as part of their careers as sales associates at RE/MAX Center in Grayslake, Ill., but on Sunday, June 19, they are devoting their day to the cause of...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 10:27 AM
Two Grayslake parents were arrested after police allegedly found several hypodermic needles, baggies of heroin and other drug-related items in and around a toddler's crib, a police official said today.
Jason Tomblin, 27, and Ashley Merz, 23, both of...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 2:46 PM
A Filipino woman living in Grayslake was arrested and charged with 17 felony counts related to voter fraud Thursday after being accused of falsely pretending to be a U.S. citizen and voting nine times in elections dating back to 2003, federal officials...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 3:28 PM
At least seven deaths in the Chicago area may be connected to the winter storm.
Man pullled from lake
A man's body was pulled from Diversey Harbor early this morning at the height of the storm, several hours after rescuers ftried to find him to pull...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 7:16 AM
A 17-year-old male died in a single-vehicle automobile accident this morning in unincorporated Lake County near north suburban Grayslake, police said.
According toLake County Sheriff's OfficeSgt. Curtis Gregory, police were notified of the accident at...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:36 PM
5:30 - 9 a.m. Jonathon Brandmeier
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mike McConnell
10:35 a.m. Recently a man pulled out a cross bow after a traffic altercation…Time to tell your road rage tale to Mike McConnell.
12 - 12:45 p.m. John Williams
12:20 p.m. ...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 12:34 PM
How'd we learn about this weekend's story about a writhing snake pit transferred to a Lake Forest wine chiller? When you're as interested in all kinds of wildlife as I am -- from critters to plants to fungi -- you occasionally just ask various...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:19 PM
Officials with the Lake County Forest Preserve are conducting controlled burns near the Des Plaines River today.
The burns are near the river between Buckley and Oak Spring Roads and the Almond Marsh, which is located in central Lake County near...