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.
Dan Moran: It’s been nearly 20 years since members of the Black Abolition Movement for the Mind (BAMM) dedicated themselves “to the uplifting and enlightenment of the community and people we serve.” That journey continues this Saturday, Aug. 2, with a Street Corner Poetry Marathon at the intersection of 8th Street and McAlister Avenue on Waukegan’s South Side.
July 30 11:44 a.m. |
Reader submission: “Shantal Taylor, former commissioner in Zion, you should be ashamed of yourself being on the front page of the News-Sun for the walk against violence. That was nothing but a political ploy on your part. If you want to be the mayor of Zion then you need to do for the people of Zion and not just for yourself.”
July 30 11:30 a.m. |
EDITORIAL: As much as Libertyville mourned the loss of Motorola and its 3,000 jobs to Chicago this spring, the pending arrival of BECO from the East Coast might make everyone forget the smartphone maker.
After 60 years of educating Lake County kids, Santa Maria del Popolo’s elementary school in Mundelein is closed.
Students and teachers from all generations are invited to celebrate the school’s legacy during a “say your goodbyes” event at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at the parish.
July 30 10:06 a.m. |
An allegedly intoxicated man who was driving a motorized bicycle died Sunday after the bicycle struck a parked car in Waukegan.
July 29 4:37 p.m. |
Sun-Times Media Wire
The Teamsters Local 700, the union representing corrections officers and supervisors along with lieutenants and sergeants of the Lake County Sheriff’s Highway Patrol Division, has endorsed the sheriff’s opponent in the upcoming election.
July 29 2:49 p.m. |
Reader submission: “The township has been cutting my parent’s lawn in the past and I think this is the best year of service ever. I do not live in the area and really appreciate this service. Thank you very much for taking care of the seniors of Waukegan Township.”
July 29 10:34 a.m. |
Route 173 in Zion is closed between Elisha Ave. and Sheridan Road according to the press release below. Road closure in Zion This content was...
July 28 5:29 p.m. |
Aggrego News Service
Illinois regulators say a Highland Park doctor misled a 79-year-old patient by issuing a bogus medical marijuana certification for a $250 fee.
Officials from the Illinois Office of Tourism and Visit Lake County were at Great America on Monday, July 28, to unveil the county’s tourism-related revenue for 2013: $1.2 billion, up 1.6 percent from 2012.
July 28 1:44 p.m. |
Reader submission: “My wife and I decided we would go to the fair but we didn’t realize how much it would cost. We spent $14 to get in and another $14 for something to eat plus $10 for a beer. We were there only 30 minutes and spent all that money. It’s just too expensive to go to the fair especially if you have kids. Some of the exhibits were very poor and not even worth looking at.”
July 28 12:50 p.m. |