Lake County News Sun Latest news from Lake County News Sun Online en-us (Editor) Lake County News Sun 84 34 30 Copyright 2014 <![CDATA[ Customers credit owner for Zion eatery’s success ]]> Lead story image

“I am so blessed. I feel as though this restaurant is God’s gift to me,” said El Lago Mexican Restaurant owner Barrera, who came to the United States from Mexico City in 1979. “I’ve got so many loyal customers and I have made so many friends here.” ]]> Sat, 14 Jun 2014 09:41:02 -0500 <![CDATA[ Library Notes ]]> Lead story image

Concert: The Cajun Vagabonds will perform Cajun and Zydeco music with occasional rock or swing at 7 p.m. June 23 at Grayslake Area Public Library. ]]> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:42:55 -0500 <![CDATA[ Health Calendar ]]>

EVENTS BLOOD DRIVES: LifeSource will conduct the following blood drives: June 20: from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Buffalo Grove Fire Department, 1051 Highland Grove Drive, (847) 561-3192, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Advocate Condell Medical Center, 700 Garfield, Libertyville, (847) 990-5150, and from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Village of Fox Lake, 66 Thillen Drive, (847) 587-3944; June 22: from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 22 at Lake Villa Community, 135 S. Milwaukee Ave., (847) 278-6591, and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Santa Maria del Popolo Church, 116 N. Lake St., Mundelein, (847) … ]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 09:18:01 -0500 <![CDATA[ Graduates ]]>

The following students have recently graduated from their respective colleges or universities: ]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 09:16:33 -0500 <![CDATA[ College Notes: CLC fundraising event to feature fashions of the world ]]>

A benefit event featuring fashions from around the world, plus dance, live music, an art auction, world market vendors and fair trade products, will be held at 6 p.m. June 28 at CLC, 19351 W. Washington St. ]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 09:16:33 -0500 <![CDATA[ Marriage licenses ]]>

The following have applied for marriage licenses at the Lake County clerk’s office: June 9 Julie Chantler of Lake Bluff and Edward Crouch of Chicago Gabriel Garriga of Zion and Irina Cambrany of Mundelein Joanna Loeber and Joshua Hudson of Winthrop Harbor John Lopez and Grisel Cobio of Zion Nanci Mondragon and Eduardo Rangel of Wauconda Meagan O’Leary and Sean Rider of Gurnee Stephen Pursche and Mary Tasch of Zion Ivan Slavev and Ana Kruchkova of Grayslake William Wlodarczyk and Laura Cotovsky of Mundelein June 10 Paul Bychowski and Kimberly Simmons of Ingleside Brandon Christenson of Ingleside and Cassandra Feltner … ]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 09:21:56 -0500 <![CDATA[ New Grayslake eatery offers wings and more ]]> Lead story image

The owners of a new chicken wing and burger joint in Grayslake are winging it with hopes to one day soar. Satnam Aulakh and his sons Mani and Rick opened Wings Etc. Grill & Pub in the Jewel Plaza in early April, a venture which was completely out of their realm. ]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 15:54:22 -0500 <![CDATA[ Reduce your risk of cancer, heart disease with olive oil ]]> Lead story image

LIFELONG HEALTH: Compelling research evidence links dietary fat to virtually all of the most common cancers. Most of the information comes from a study of fat consumption in various countries. ]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 02:37:55 -0500 <![CDATA[ Grilled salad: Reason to finally use grilling pan ]]> Lead story image

As I contemplated a grilled salad, I realized I might finally have found a use for one of my six perforated grilling pans. ]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 02:38:16 -0500 <![CDATA[ Graduates ]]>

The following students have recently graduated from their respective universities: ]]> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 08:50:01 -0500 <![CDATA[ People in Uniform ]]>

Air Force Airman 1st Class Manros Nickens, son of Manros and Dortha Nickens of North Chicago; Air Force Airman Brian Foxx, son of Eugene and Kathleen Foxx of Ingleside; and Air Force Airman Jose Flores Jr., son of Maria and Jose Flores of Round Lake, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. ]]> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 02:40:23 -0500 <![CDATA[ Library Notes ]]>

Author Visit: Anna Blessing will discuss her new book, “Locally Brewed,” at 7 p.m. June 19 at Vernon Area Public Library in Lincolnshire. ]]> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 02:38:37 -0500 <![CDATA[ Stevenson Center to celebrate Family Flag Day Festival ]]> Lead story image

Adlai Stevenson Center will host a gathering of storytellers and musicians to celebrate the Family Flag Day Festival June 14 in Mettawa. ]]> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 02:37:34 -0500 <![CDATA[ People in Uniform ]]>

Air Force Airman Amanda Harper, daughter of Dennis Harper of Gleniew and daughter of Karla and step-daughter of Daniel Cook of Wildwood, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. ]]> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:48:00 -0500 <![CDATA[ CLC choral group to perform at Carnegie Hall ]]> Lead story image

Three dozen singers from the College of Lake County choral program will perform in New York City’s famed Carnegie Hall on June 16. ]]> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 02:33:48 -0500 <![CDATA[ A grilled pizza for when you have too many onions ]]> Lead story image

I decided to come up with a grill-friendly way of using a whole mess of caramelized onions. My solution? A grilled white pizza topped with onions and garlic spiked with caraway seeds and golden raisins. ]]> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 02:41:04 -0500