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Avon Township assessor presses on while awaiting lawsuit results
Campaign demands clean power at Waukegan plant
Waukegan man gets 39 years for repeated sexual assaults of girl, 13
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Coyote hit by car, stuck in bumper
Three Grayslake businesses fail liquor compliance checks
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Sentencing in felony sex assault case set for Nov. 5
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Community Digest: Illinois Department of Employment Security to host job and resource fair
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Mark your calendars: ‘Rare tire recycling event’ in Lake County News
Mark your calendars: ‘Rare tire recycling event’ in Lake County
“The Lake County Division of Transportation is hosting a rare tire recycling event on Friday, October 31, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., 600 W. Winchester Road, Libertyville.” A rare tire recycling event? Does this mean it is an event that involves the recycling of rare tires, such as tires manufactured by Pablo Picasso during his post-Cubism period?
Sept. 29 11:43 a.m. |
Moran: Vindication! Metra tweaks policy for bikes on trains Opinions
Moran: Vindication! Metra tweaks policy for bikes on trains
DAN MORAN: I tried to take my bike on an off-peak Friday morning Metra train last year and was told there were no bikes allowed on trains that day because “they got that Jazz Fest.” Well, I felt a small sense of vindication this week when Metra announced that it was tweaking its policy regarding bikes on trains to make everything more user-friendly.
Sept. 24 12:30 p.m. |
Moran: Libertyville rocks for Parents’ Night Out Local Voices
Moran: Libertyville rocks for Parents’ Night Out
DAN MORAN: On a recent Saturday night, there was a sizeable lump of revelers on the south side of Libertyville’s Cook Park, listening to live music and generally living it up. Looking for something more relaxed on our Parents Night Out, we headed to Mickey Finn’s but found that hundreds of other people had beaten us to it, packing the place to the doors.
Sept. 22 12:45 p.m. |
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Moran: Fair warning: All-electronic toll lanes are coming
DAN MORAN: For those of us who once screwed up on the way to Champaign and ended up taking backroads to find Interstate 57 from the Tri-State Tollway, the good news is that the new $719 million interchange between I-57 and the Tri-State opens next month, or about four decades later than needed.
Sept. 15 12:17 p.m. |
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Moran: County spared major flooding — this time
DAN MORAN: Hurricane Norbert, or what was left of it, crawled across the Midwest on Wednesday, Sept. 10, bringing another round of inch-plus rain to Lake County. But even with some Lake County communities seeing more than a half-dozen days since June 1 with rainstorms that generated more than 1.25 inches, the sandbag beat has been a quiet one.
Sept. 10 12:06 p.m. |
Moran: Not-so-perfect day for a picnic Opinions
Moran: Not-so-perfect day for a picnic
Dan Moran: File it under the category of Things That Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time (and hope that the file still has room after all these years): A picnic at Jones Island Beach in Grayslake on the first sunny weekend of September.
Sept. 8 11:27 a.m. |

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