Mondays can be bad enough, but for commuters on Route 120 through Grayslake, Monday is the start of a complete roadway shutdown for 10 days to repair the Canadian National railroad crossing.
Aug. 1 4:17 p.m. |
The annual North Chicago Community Days will be held 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at 1700 block of Lewis Avenue. A parade begins at 10 a.m. Saturday followed by entertainment, vendors, sports tournaments, an evening concert and fireworks at nightfall.
A pregnant woman was slightly injured and a police officer Thursday afternoon after a man escaping from a bank robbery nearly ran her over in a local drug store parking lot where police captured him.
Aug. 1 12:28 p.m. |
A 16-year-old was shot Monday after trying to calm a domestic argument between his sister and a Round Lake Beach man, who was arrested the following day in Janesville, Wis., police said.
Aug. 1 11:14 a.m. |
In response to the comment in the TOTC referring to their dentures being stolen. If your dentures were stolen, they wouldn’t be able to fit in another person’s mouth. Everybody has a different mouth for dentures.
Aug. 1 1:13 a.m. |
ARTHUR I CYR: The United States government commendably has moved fast to identify and condemn the guilty parties. President Barack Obama immediately publicly expressed condolences and determination to hold those guilty accountable.
From the Community
Reader submission: “Regarding Route 41 and Delany Road. When are the cops going to ticket and arrest those who sit halfway across the road and block three lanes of traffic for four to five minutes so they can make a left onto Route 41. Something needs to be done because these people do it everyday.”
July 31 11:40 a.m. |
EDITORIAL: If you could disconnect addiction to fossil fuels and perhaps save the planet, you’d likely support that. But how do you achieve that without sending us back to the caves?
“Grief is a form of love,” says my friend Maureen “Mo” Ryan. Best known as the LaGrange Park-based television critic for HuffPost TV, Ryan has had a rough few years that she’s dubbed the “Parent Apocalypse.”
July 31 6:15 a.m. |
Robert K. Elder
Round Lake Park 26-year-old Jose Rebollar-Vergara was sentenced to 38 years in prison Wednesday for the March 10, 2013 murder of a Zion man outside of a Round Lake Beach convenience store.
July 30 5:47 p.m. |
The new Miss Mundelein, Junior Miss Mundelein and Little Miss Mundelein formally introduced themselves to Mayor Steve Lentz and village trustees during their July 28 meeting.
Thirty-one young girls and teens competed for the three positions during a June 29 pageant at Mundelein High School, but only three became queens.
July 30 4:03 p.m. |
The Gurnee area will soon have an assisted living community center dedicated to residents with memory care needs, such as Alzheimer’s and dementia.
July 30 2:11 p.m. |
Yadira Sanchez Olson
Lake County police blotter, crimes and charges from Grayslake, Lindenhurst and Winthrop Harbor.