The Lake County Department of Transportation was planning a traffic signal at Robert Parker Coffin and Old McHenry roads in 2016, but it was delayed.
Aug. 27 2:30 p.m. |
Lake Forest’s Daniel Jasica has been selected the next associate judge of the 19th Judicial Circuit in Lake County. Jasica, 48, said he regards his appointment to the bench as “a tremendous honor.”
Aug. 27 2 p.m. |
EDITORIAL: If you have watched the transcendent rise of pitcher Mo’ne Davis at the Little League World Series, you will have witnessed both the best and worst of kids sports. You mostly will see what the megalomaniacal uber-mind of ESPN has done to our perception of games.
This week's Lake Zurich police blotter.
Lake Zurich residents can purchase flower arrangements on Main Street in late August when Lake Zurich Florist expands its business on Old McHenry Road.
EDITORIAL: When Illinois became the last state to pass laws permitting concealed firearms, both critics and proponents had pre-designed narratives about what the effects would be. What has occurred since permits began flowing in January suggests we are at least two states that barely overlap.
More than 150 city and suburban fans attended a private reception at the Bellwether restaurant, adjacent to AMC River East theatres, before getting a sneak peak of the film.
The County of Lake is continuing on its mission to adjust speed limits to modern needs. Two seemingly minor alterations approved last week provide evidence that the more we encroach on old-time farmland, the more we need to scale back the speed.
Aug. 22 12:12 p.m. |
Lake Zurich Community Unit School District 95 is readying itself for some last-minute changes to the way the state measures school improvement and holds schools accountable.
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Aug. 21 4:25 p.m. |
Mark Spreyer, executive director of Stillman Nature Center, declared that members of the Northwest Suburban Astronomers are as dedicated to the stars and the sun as he is to hawks. That’s really saying something.
Aug. 21 1:29 p.m. |
After setting aside $1.89 million earlier this summer for the resurfacing of Lewis Avenue between Route 137 and Argonne Drive, the Lake County Board fielded bids that will end up saving the county about $800,000.
Aug. 21 12:28 p.m. |
When he’s not on the red carpet, George Kotsiopoulos sits just to the left of Joan Rivers on E!’s “Fashion Police,” reacting with shock and awe to the latest celebrity styles.
Aug. 21 6:45 a.m. |
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Six police departments covering the core of Lake County have already begun enhanced patrols targeting drunken drivers in anticipation of the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Aug. 20 2:34 p.m. |