- City of Progress
- Waukegan is one of the oldest communities in Illinois, and was first visited by Pere Marquette in 1673.
- 60085, 60087
- 42.372471, -87.861521
- New Year's Day Polar Bear Plunge in Waukegan. Daily Herald Staff Photo
- The GeneseeTheater in downtown Waukegan. Vince Pierri | Staff
- The Jack Benny statue sits in downtown Waukegan. Vince Pierri | Staff
- A Sept.11 ceremony at Lincoln Plaza in Waukegan. Daily Herald Staff Photo
- The county buildings in downtown Waukegan. John Starks | Staff
- The Scoop the Loop car show event in Waukegan. Steve Lundy | Staff
- Waukegan Regional Airport's open house in Waukegan. Steve Lundy | Staff
- A pier along Lake Michigan in Waukegan. Steve Lundy | Staff
- A Waukegan High School varsity basketball game against Warren. Steve Lundy | Staff
- A Veterans Day parade along Genesee Street in downtown Waukegan. Paul Valade | Staff
Points of Interest
- Toggle map points:
- Community Colleges
- St. Martin de Porres High School
- 515 S. Martin Luther King Junior Avenue
Waukegan, Il 60085-6502
- Navy Blue/Gold/White
- Warren Township High School
- 34090 Almond Rd.
Gurnee, Il 60031
- Blue Devils
- Royal Blue/Gold
- Waukegan High School
- 2325 Brookside Av.
Waukegan, Il 60085
- Purple, Kelly Green and Gold
- Beach Park District 3 (Elementary)
- Gurnee District 56 (Elementary)
- Oak Grove District 68 (Elementary)
- Warren Twp. High School Dist. 121 (High school)
- Waukegan Unit District 60 (Unit)
- Woodland District 50 (Elementary)
- Gurnee Park District
Daily Herald Communities
- Lake County
- Anita Padilla
- Fox News 32 reporter and anchor.
- Fox Chicago News
- Cpl. Richard E. Bush
- Medal of Honor recipient, who threw himself on a live grenade in Okinawa in 1945.
- U.S. Marines website
- Jack Benny
- Comedian, radio and TV entertainer, Benjamin Kubelsky grew up over his father's haberdashery on Genesee Street.
- Jack Benny website
- Otto Graham
- Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback for the Cleveland Browns.
- Otto Graham website
- Ray Bradbury
- Celebrated author of science fiction, horror, mysteries.
- Ray Bradbury website