| Oct 10, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Dr. William R. Bell, an internationally known Johns Hopkins hematologist who conducted research into bleeding and clotting disorders, died Oct. 4 of complications from a blood clot at his Roland Park home. He was 78.
"Bill was one of the premier...
| Nov 20, 2006
Pfc. Caleb A. Lufkin landed on the helipad at about 12:30 p.m., screaming at the sky as a small all-terrain vehicle carried him past the palm trees and concrete bunkers to the emergency room. Doctors inside cut off his blood-covered boots and prepared...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Torn socks, old dust rags, tattered jeans, sheets, bedspreads and other textiles clutter landfills in Lake County as well as nationwide.
But Lake County residents soon will be able to recycle those throw-aways by tossing them in steel 7-by-4 foot bins to...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:23 AM
A Gurnee woman faces felony charges after authorities said she was responsible for defacing 20 Lake County houses of worship with red spray paint.
Meghan Heinze, 22, appeared in court this morning on charges of criminal defacement to property at a place...
| Jan 22, 2014
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 33-year-old Chicago woman was charged with drunk driving with a blood alcohol level of .08 or more, improper lane usage and minimum speed regulation after a stop on the 1900 block of...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 1:14 AM
The use of a stolen credit card in Milwaukee helped U.S. marshals nab a north suburban man who police say went on a weekend carjacking spree in Chicago and caused a crash that killed an 11-year-old boy.
Rockie Douglas, 34, was waiting for food at a...
| Dec 12, 2013
Long-time 30th District State Sen. Terry Link of Waukegan will be running again on his record in the 2014 general election, but that's just what motivated his challenger, Don Wilson (R) of Gurnee to enter the race.
With the filing deadline of Dec. 2...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Kathi Keane of Grayslake says she's been fighting for years to get help for her 10-year-old daughter Grace's dyslexia.
By the end of the third grade, Grace was placed on an individualized education plan, but Keane said the interventions didn't work....
| Nov 12, 2013
The following items were taken from police records:
•On Nov. 5 at 4:59 p.m., a 23-year-old Lake Villa man was arrested at a traffic stop at South Old Rand and Deerpath roads and was charged with driving uninsured and on a suspended...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:40 PM
Gurnee police are asking for the public's help finding a vehicle that is thought to have hit and killed a man and injured his dog in the Lake County suburb early this morning.
The victim, identified as Timothy Fleming, 31, was found about 3:45 a.m. near...
| Nov 27, 2013
A 12-year-old girl got a series of text messages this summer from her mother's boyfriend, Woodstock police Sgt. Charles "Chip" Amati, according to copies of the messages obtained by the Tribune.
One message, punctuated with a text emoticon shaped like a...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:10 AM
The following items are from police records.
On Sept. 16 at 1:47 p.m., a 38-year-old Wauconda man was arrested in the 400 block of South Rand Road and charged with failure to signal and driving on a suspended license.