| 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...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 7:21 AM
Helios Center for Movement - Speed Dating - Adventure Hobbies - Tee It Up
Monday, July 25
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| Sep 29, 2011
| 5:40 AM
Recordings of 911 calls are raising the question of whether state Sen. Suzi Schmidt sought to use her political clout to influence Lake County authorities during several domestic disturbances with her husband.
After quarreling with her husband and...
| May 13, 2011
| 10:38 AM
After he drove Melissa Best’s dead body to the parking lot of a Grayslake apartment complex, Charles Best’s wife picked him up in her car and the couple went to Denny’s for bacon milkshakes, prosecutors said Friday.
| Jul 26, 2012
| 11:22 AM
On tonight's WGN News at Five, I'm taking my annual trip to the Lake County Fair in Grayslake.
We sat in on a "pig wing" eating contest (pigs DO fly, apparently) and met a now-famous heifer in the livestock area.
The fair is one of my favorite events to...
| Jan 21, 2010
A year after her 2006 graduation from a major four-year university, Liz Finnegan had little to show for her degree in psychology other than a job as a bartender. Deciding she wanted to work in medicine, not psychology, Finnegan began exploring training...
| Nov 9, 2009
Teachers at the highest-paying grade school district in the Chicago area make twice as much as their colleagues at the local elementary school paying the lowest wages, according to the 2009 Illinois School Report Card.
Oak Brook's Butler School...
| Jul 6, 2009
-- The reception for the U.S. troops became a little chillier in this village Sunday when the topic turned from the offer of construction assistance to whether the locals might volunteer to join the Afghan police.
In a farming village hemmed in by...
| May 20, 2009
| 1:39 PM
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| Sep 24, 2008
| 4:24 PM
by Laura Olson The millennial generation's revolutionaries don't steal books -- they download films, forward them to their friends and head to the nearest polling place. Or at least that's what Michael Moore is hoping. Moore, the controversial filmmaker...
| Jul 21, 2009
| 5:31 AM
(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...
| Feb 23, 2010
| 9:21 AM
March 20--The Lake County Fair Association is hosting the Spring Fling Fundraiser locaeted at 1060 E. Peterson Rd, Grayslake, IL. There will be a silent auction, cash bar, and music. Doors open at 6:00pm and Dinner is at 7:00pm. Tickets are $50 for adults...