| Apr 6, 2012
| 4:36 PM
The Grayslake District 127 school board has a new five-year agreement with its current superintendent. The school board approved the contract after an executive session …...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:35 AM
Our weekly photo contest showcases the best photography from our readers and contributors. Click the link below to vote for your favorite — the winning …...
| 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...
| 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...
| May 3, 2012
WARWICK, RI -- These reader questions were answered at the conference of the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC) held April 20-22. IAABC members are consultants in dog, cat, parrot and horse behavior, who are available to help...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:37 PM
Democrats boosted their already strong majorities in the state House and Senate on Tuesday, taking advantage of new legislative boundaries they drew over the protests of frustrated Republicans.
House Speaker Michael Madigan and Senate President John...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Week 9 – Oct. 15-21
All games 7:30 unless noted.
TUESDAY, OCT. 16
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 2
Bronzeville vs. Gage Park, 6 at Gately
Hirsch vs. Dyett, 4 at Eckersall
Urban Prep-West vs. Juarez, 6 at Hanson
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 4
Johnson vs. Hawkins,...