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  • Lakeside Legends 9U-12U and 14U Tryouts Aug 8, 2014 11:04 AM
    Lakeside Legends/Batspeed Academy holding tryouts for 2015 Season.

     
  • Bradbury fans want a statue of the late author in Waukegan Aug 8, 2014 6:45 PM
    Community activists and fans of famed science-fiction author Ray Bradbury are hoping his Lake County birthplace will honor him with a statue. Bradbury, who died in 2012, was born in Waukegan and lived in the city until he was 13. He turned Waukegan into the fictitious Green Town in the book “Dandelion Wine” and in other stories, and he supported the Waukegan Public Library throughout his life.

     
  • Objection to petition of 62nd District House independent candidate upheld Aug 7, 2014 5:03 PM
    The Lake County electoral board on Thursday upheld an objection to the candidacy petition filed by Denise Rotheimer of Ingleside to run as an independent in the 62nd House district. She said she plans to seek a judicial review of the finding.

     
  • NRG to close Romeoville coal plant, modernize Waukean plant Aug 7, 2014 11:33 AM
    An energy company has announced plans to close one Illinois coal-fired power plant and convert another to natural gas to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. The company says the move will eliminate 250 jobs. New Jersey-based NRG Energy Inc. announced the plans Thursday. The company says it will close its coal-fired plant in Romeoville, convert its plant in Joliet to natural gas and install emissions control technology at plants in Pekin and Waukegan. The company took over the four Illinois plants in April when it acquired Edison Mission Energy. The company says the changes represent a more than $500 million investment that will reduce overall carbon dioxide emissions by at least 16 million tons annually by 2020.

     
  • About 1,000 kids expected at final Kids 1st Health Fair Aug 6, 2014 4:46 PM
    About 1,000 kids were expected to participate in Lake County's final Kids 1st Health Fair on Wednesday in Waukegan. Some parents and volunteers said they were disappointed the annual program is ending after 21 years.

     
  • Waukegan man pleads not guilty to accusations in stabbing death Aug 6, 2014 4:17 PM
    A Waukegan man accused of stabbing another to death outside of a Waukegan home in June pleaded not guilty to four counts of murder in Lake County court Wednesday. Juan Guajardo, 39, faces 20 to 60 years in prison if convicted at trial. He was also charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery.

     
  • Waukegan woman sentenced to probation for assisting in kidnapping North Chicago woman Aug 5, 2014 4:51 PM
    A Waukegan woman was sentenced to 24 months of probation and electronic home monitoring in Lake County court Tuesday for helping a family member in the beating and sexual assault of a North Chicago woman in January 2013. Natilie Myers, 33, said during her sentencing hearing she was “deeply apologetic” for the attack.

     
  • Decades-long effort to clean Waukegan Harbor is complete, state, federal and local officials announce Aug 5, 2014 5:54 PM
    Local, state and federal authorities gathered in Waukegan on Tuesday to celebrate the end of a decades-long effort to clean the city’s polluted harbor.

     
  • Nic Scandrett named College of Lake County Athletic Director Aug 5, 2014 3:01 PM
    The College of Lake County has hired a new athletic director, Nic Scandrett of Story City, Iowa. Scandrett has worked as assistant commissioner/sports information director for the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference since 2007. He starts at the college on Aug. 13.

     
  • New CLC exhibit features paintings by Chicago artist Esperanza Gama Aug 5, 2014 3:02 PM
    new exhibit of paintings called Esperanza Gama: A Series of Memories, will be on display at the College of Lake County’s Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art from Aug. 14 to Sept. 28.

     
  • Waukegan considering statue to honor Ray Bradbury Aug 5, 2014 6:10 AM
    Waukegan is considering a new way to honor famed author Ray Bradbury. Bradbury lived in Waukegan until age 13. He wrote several books, including “Dandelion Wine,” “Something Wicked This Way Comes and “Farewell Summer.” Waukegan holds annual festivals in his honor. It also has a park and creative contest that bear his name. Now members of the community are raising money to commission a bronze statue of Bradbury. The statue would be placed downtown, possibly near the Waukegan Public Library. Bradbury left his personal book collection to the library when he died. Richard Lee is the library’s executive director and chairman of the committee working on the statue. He says “Bradbury’s passion for reading and learning would be an inspiration to the community.”

     
  • Audition for CLC theater department’s ‘Dr. Dolittle’ Aug 14, 2014 10:03 AM
    Community members ages 6 to 70 are invited to audition for the CLC children’s theater production of “Dr. Dolittle” at 6:30 p.m. on either Aug. 26 or 27.

     
  • Waukegan walking tour in Spanish: Aug 4, 2014 6:12 PM
    The Waukegan History Museum of the Waukegan Park District and the Waukegan Historical Society will have its first free guided walking tour conducted in Spanish on Saturday, Aug. 16, at 10 a.m.

     
  • Kids 1st Health Fair returns Aug 3, 2014 4:32 PM
    Kids 1st Health Fair will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, at Miguel Juarez Middle School, 207 N. Butrick St., Waukegan.

     
  • Darien Chicago Pet Show - September 6 & 7 Jul 30, 2014 4:57 PM
    Chicago Pet Show coming to Darien Sportsplex, September 6 & 7. Food mfg, pet services and lots of rescues! See fun acts on the main stage such as Magic Acts by Paul Lee, Jim Nesci & his alligator Bubba and Author of the Wolfkeeper Toriano Sanzone. 50% of gate goes back to pariticpating non-profits.

     
  • Body found in Waukegan forest preserve Jul 31, 2014 1:44 PM
    Lake County Forest Preserve police discovered the body of a woman Wednesday at Lyons Woods in Waukegan, police said.

     
  • Join the ‘Waukegan Cares Walk for Awareness’ on August 9 Jul 29, 2014 3:22 PM
    The second annual “Waukegan Cares Walk for Awareness” 5K event will be held Saturday, August 9. Designed to raise awareness and support the Lake County Suicide Prevention Task Force, the walk’s check-in time is 10:30 a.m. at the People’s Choice Family Fun Center, 2411 Grand Avenue in Waukegan. Walkers will step off at 11 a.m. after brief remarks by Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran and Lake County State’s Attorney Mike Nerheim.

     
  • Erie HealthReach Waukegan Health Center is open to serve Jul 29, 2014 3:22 PM
    Erie Family Health Center, a provider of high quality health services to underserved communities, has opened the doors to its new state-of-the-art health center in Lake County, Erie HealthReach Waukegan Health Center. Located at 2323 Grand Avenue, the 25,000-square foot facility houses 24 exam rooms and five dental suites and will grow to provide over 44,000 patient visits annually. The new center serves as a powerful catalyst for improving the health and well-being of residents of Waukegan and surrounding Lake County communities including Beach Park, North Chicago, Park City, Zion, and Mundelein offering high-quality health care for thousands of residents who previously lacked access to affordable care.

     
  • Advocate Condell welcomes Pain Management Physician Jul 29, 2014 3:11 PM
    Advocate Condell Medical Center is pleased to welcome pain management physician Jay Hurh, MD.

     
  • Glenn Simpson– Artist of the Month for Art Wall in August at Patty Turner Center Jul 29, 2014 3:11 PM
    Program Coordinator Jill Becker announces that Glenn Simpson, of Libertyville, is the August “Artist of the Month” for the Art Wall at the Patty Turner Center, in Deerfield.

     
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