| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Lake County municipalities are dealing with subzero temperatures and snow for the second time in a month, and now officials say they are trying to conserve their resources to survive the rest of the winter.
Lake Forest and Libertyville officials say...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Nick Allegretti, Lincoln-Way East: Illinois
Brian Allen, Hinsdale Central: Michigan State Rudolfo Antuna, Crete-Monee: St. Xavier
Jamal Baggett, Oak Park: Akron
Brandon Barry, St. Charles East: Illinois State
Matt Biegalski, Wheaton North:...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Officials in Lake Forest and Libertyville are cutting back on salt to conserve their stores in hopes it will last through the winter.
Snow showers again hit Lake County, bringing in 2 to 4 inches of snow today, according to the National Weather Service....
| Jan 7, 2014
With the New Year bringing the arrival of legalized medical marijuana in Illinois, a Lake County task force recently released a set of model ordinances that a number of towns plan to use to figure out how marijuana cultivation and distribution...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 1:24 PM
News briefs from around Lake Forest and Libertyville.
City Manager Bob Kiely has been appointed to the Illinois Municipal League's Legislative Committee, which lobbies for municipalities and for keeping decision-making...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Below-zero temperatures in eastern Lake County kept schools closed and municipal services bare on Monday after the area was pummeled with snow over the weekend.
Temperatures in Lake Forest dipped to -14 degrees on Monday according to the National Weather...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 11:12 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 40-year-old Chicago man was arrested on the 4300 block of West Lake Avenue at 9:04 a.m. Dec. 13 and charged with driving with a suspended license.
•A 39-year-old Wheeling...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 1:35 PM
A Great Lakes woman was charged today with driving under the influence and child endangerment after authorities said she drove the wrong way on a highway, hit a pole, then a Lake Bluff police car before leaving the scene of the accident.
Both Lake Bluff...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:40 PM
When the state rolls out its new hand-held cellphone driving law on Jan. 1, North Shore police will welcome it with open arms after a crackdown over the summer by several departments yielded hundreds of citations.
Police from Lake Forest, Highland Park,...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:59 AM
(Reuters) - Five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. has written off Saul "Canelo" Alvarez as just "another stepping stone, another opponent" ahead of their much-hyped super welterweight title fight in Las Vegas on Saturday.
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:32 PM
I keep forgetting the BMW i3 is a real car. It's not that my brain can't distinguish between concept and production models, but I was thrown for a loop when I learned this electric car will be on sale in......
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:10 AM
The gun that police say a man tried to carry into the BMW Championship golf tournament Monday was a SIG Sauer P229 pistol that was loaded, Lake Forest authorities said.
Mark T. Fedder, 48, was cited for obstruction of justice after police said the...