| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:01 AM
An old familiar Grayslake restaurant is now gone, and the new owners are planning to landscape the grounds.
The Country Squire, 19133 W. Illinois Route 120, was built as a mansion owned by the Sears family. Over the years, it was repurposed for use as a...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Two carloads of teenagers and young adults met up at a gas station in the far north suburbs before heading to a nearby stretch of road where they engaged in a street race, switching lanes and maneuvering for position, authorities said.
The race ended...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 3:23 PM
On a recent sunny day in Grayslake, Doris Monti tried to salvage some carrot sprouts that weren't growing quite as planned and mused over the benefits of community gardens.
"For me, it's exercise and meditation," said Monti, who's been gardening since...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Environmentalists came to City Hall on Tuesday to support a proposal to ban plastic bags at Chicago stores, a move retailers say will hurt businesses unless they charge shoppers up to 10 cents for each paper bag that's used instead.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel,...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Two high schools in northern Lake County were mourning the loss today of two teenagers who died when their SUV crashed into a tree in Antioch in heavy rain.
"People are kind of numb around here," said Brian Glashagel, a football coach at Antioch High...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 11:27 AM
A union representative says teachers in Grayslake-based District 46 who walked off the job this morning have offered to take a pay freeze for the current school year and await the school board’s next move.
The school board president counters...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 10:07 PM
Bryan Lee Schatz, 41, Linton, N.D., stop sign violation, fined $120.
Gabrielle Elaine Leaf, 24, of 319 S. Eighth St., No. 1, open container, fined $120.
Ryan Aldinger, 19, of 124 Eighth Ave. S.W., failure to maintain financial responsibility, fined...
| 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...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 10:37 AM
The sister of a man who died about four months after being injured in Lake County jail has filed suit against the county and Sheriff Mark Curran, blaming them for his death.
Eugene Gruber, 51, of Grayslake, died March 3 as a result of injuries suffered...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:35 PM
After losing most of its share of state money to Prairie Crossing Charter School, Woodland District 50 officials think the state should fund the school …...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Northbrook residents will be asked in March whether a new company should deliver electricity to the community. The Village Board recently voted to place a …...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Grayslake will recycle unwanted holiday lights through Jan. 31. Collection bins will be up at the public works building 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday …...