| May 6, 2012
| 11:46 AM
A missing person, a loaded handgun and crack cocaine were discovered Saturday night when Lake County sheriff's deputies made a traffic stop in north suburban Gurnee.
About 10 p.m. Saturday, two Lake County deputies stopped a 1998 Isuzu near Grand...
| May 10, 2012
| 3:27 PM
It's the first major roller coaster to hit the park in nine years, and it's something most have never done before.
B&M, the design company behind 86 of the world's premiere roller coasters, is back with another creation at Great America. X-Flight is...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 4:54 PM
University of Illinois senior Dennis Nevolo of Gurnee has advanced to Sunday's final of the National Indoor Collegiate Tennis Championships in Flushing. N.Y.
Nevolo, the 8th seed, meets top-seeded Mitchell Frank of Virginia for the title.
| Jun 1, 2012
| 1:28 PM
Lake County sheriff’s deputies negotiated a peaceful resolution with a suicidal man who brandished a gun outside his parents’ home near Gurnee this morning, officials said.
No one was injured during the incident, which began at about 10:20 a....
| May 28, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Family Friendly New Years Eve in Chicago
Ring It In at Rink Side!
Rink Side Sports and Family Entertainment Center, located in Gurnee Mills Mall, annually hosts a popular New Year's Eve event for families. The Party Package includes: ice skating with...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Bail was set at $25,000 today for a man charged with possessing Ecstasy after a traffic stop in Gurnee.
Arnie Estrella, 21, of the 13000 block of West Yorkshire Lane in Beach Park, was pulled over about 7 p.m. Tuesday at Milwaukee and Grand Avenues in...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 8:57 AM
Macy's will soon be closing its Bloomingdales home and furniture store in Oakbrook but its also planning to open a new Macy's store in Gurnee.
The new Macy’s in Gurnee is expected to be 140,000 square-feet and is set to open in the spring of 2013....
| Jul 27, 2011
Somewhere between Skull Island and the Crazy Horse Saloon, I lost her. There I was in the blistering sun of a Texas summer, a 7-year-old in rumpled shorts and a pixie haircut, suddenly missing a sister 12 years my senior.
I remember feeling afraid, but I...
| Jul 19, 2010
Having a family and enjoying a successful career are often seen as two incompatible goals for working moms and dads. Here's some advice from several fathers who don't put work above raising their kids.
I always try to do the right thing and make as...
| Jun 4, 2009
| 1:36 PM
(WGN-AM)- A 74-year-old Gurnee man is the first H1N1 flu-related death in Lake County, TribLocal reports.
The man died Tuesday, but the Lake County Health Department waited to release the information until it could be confirmed his death was related to...
| Jun 30, 2009
| 5:07 PM
(WGN-AM)- Three men and a 15-year-old boy from Waukegan, who are suspected in at least 20 car burglaries in Gurnee early Monday morning, were charged Tuesday afternoon, officials said.
Marcus Keys, 17, of the 800 block of New York Street, and Ellis Irby,...
| Jul 3, 2009
| 9:55 AM
(WGN-AM)- A 43-year-old woman struck and killed by a freight train near north suburban Gurnee early this morning appears to have committed suicide, the Lake County coroner said.
The incident occurred at about 1:20 a.m. on the northbound freight tracks...