A total of 23 attorneys have filed applications for a Lake County Circuit Court associate judge opening created by the retirement of Joseph Waldeck.
July 16 2:12 p.m. |
A police lodge that boasts amongst its members current Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran, has endorsed Democratic challenger Jason Patt for Lake County sheriff in the November election.
Paying a toll for using an express lane may be worth it to some commuters and help ease congestion on the Eisenhower and Stevenson in the future.
July 14 1:10 p.m. |
Nine state legislators and 18 Lake County Board members signed their names to a letter this week calling on New Jersey-based NRG Energy Inc. to “provide our communities with certainty on a long-term plan” for the Waukegan coal-fired power plant, which the company acquired earlier this year.
July 10 2:46 p.m. |
The final missing piece in the Des Plaines River Trail, which stretches more than 30 miles from the Wisconsin border toward Cook County, is in line to be filled after two Lake County Forest Preserve committees approved the purchase of a small parcel of land in Lincolnshire on Thursday, July 10.
July 10 12:26 p.m. |
Lake County’s animal control and care facility is moving from an old building in Mundelein to a newly built complex in Libertyville.
Animal control does vaccinations, provides public awareness, houses abandoned animals and investigates animal cruelty complaints. All phone numbers to the department will remain the same.
The new 10,000-square-foot building is located at 18736 W. Peterson Road, which is just east of Route 45. Department spokeswoman Carolyn Waller said the one-story facility cost $3.5 million.
July 7 2:06 p.m. |
Finding a manufacturing job takes more than an interest and GI bill assistance. Navy veteran Jeremy Parrish of Arlington Heights credits Haas for teaching him the skills necessary to land the job he secured March 25 with Eclipse in Wheeling. The company services Eclipse private jets made in New Mexico. A stop at Eclipse was part of the VREI boot camp.
July 2 5:06 p.m. |
Illinois residents will be able to register to vote on Election Day, have more time to vote early and not be required to bring photo identification to vote early under a plan signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Pat Quinn.
July 1 2:49 p.m. |
Several members of the Illinois Route 53/120 Project’s Finance Committee told a group of more than two dozen county and municipal officials on Monday that the fate of the long-debated extension likely hinges on local dollars backing the $2.8 billion project.
June 30 3 p.m. |
In a 5-4 split along ideological lines, the justices said the practice violates the First Amendment rights of nonmembers who disagree with the positions that unions take.
June 30 12:45 p.m. |
Aggrego News Service