Reader submission: “I think it’s really a shame that somebody thought the “Scoop” was a mess in the TOTC. Evidentially they’re from the North Shore Rods because they weren’t there. It was wonderful both days and everything was under control. There were plenty of cars and there was no confusion like there was at the North Shore Rods show, where there was excessive drinking and loud music.”
July 24 2:08 p.m. |
A Zion man being sought for domestic battery was found hiding in an attic, and when police closed in, he fought with an officer and struck a police dog, according to police.
July 24 1:28 p.m. |
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EDITORIAL: Aside from evil inflicted upon children, the murderous, medieval torture of David Campbell in 2011 marks the most vicious crime in modern Lake County history.
July 24 12:51 p.m. |
A Dec. 1 trial date has been set for the Chicago man charged with murder for allegedly stabbing 31-year-old Sammy Lee Wallace in a Waukegan apartment complex earlier this year.
From the Community
July 24 11:49 a.m. |
Hi, my name is Alana. I attend school in the Hawthorn District. I am doing a community service project collecting new school supplies and gently used backpacks with working zippers. All of the supplies will go to Lake County area schools.
In an era day when Congressional gridlock makes passage of legislation difficult, Rep. Brad Schneider (D-Deerfield) saw a unanimous vote on the second bill he has authored since he took office in 2013.
July 23 5:03 p.m. |
A post-plea investigation by a defense attorney has put on hold the sentencing of a Gurnee man convicted of sexually assaulting two minors.
July 23 1:41 p.m. |
EDITORIAL: Irony’s truth holds no generosity. It’s a hard reality. He was a war hero, an Army Ranger, a man among men, but…
July 23 12:23 p.m. |
Reader submission: “Again, thanks to Waukegan for supporting us and letting us ‘come home’ once again to relive our high school days and share our memories with friends from long ago. Yes, the city has changed, but our memories of high school in Waukegan will never change and we have those to take back with us wherever we may live now. Go Bulldogs!”
July 23 2:27 a.m. |
The Village of Gurnee live-tweeted a meeting on the Grand Avenue bridge project and answered questions.
July 22 9:13 p.m. |
Police officers from throughout Lake County are learning how to use a Narcan (Naloxone) nasal spray, which can reverse the effects of an overdose caused by opiates like heroin and pain killers.
July 22 8 p.m. |
Quinton Crider, 18, is charged with five counts of residential burglary for incidents in the 2700 block of Mohawk, the 2400 block of Cheyenne, the 2700 block of Florida, and two incidents in the 1700 block of Metropolitan, Waukegan police said in a statement.
July 22 6:36 p.m. |
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With some of the area’s largest corporations considering taking their headquarters to foreign soil, both Rep. Brad Schneider (D-Deerfield) and his challenger, former Rep. Robert Dold (R-Kenilworth), want to see government action.
Reforming the corporate tax code and specific legislation to curb the incentive for American corporations to move overseas and take advantage of lower corporate taxes has emerged as a leading issue in this rematch for the 10th Congressional District seat between Dold and Schneider Nov. 4.
July 22 2:54 p.m. |