The sexual exploitation of children is a tough subject to address, but that was the topic of a seminar Friday hosted by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and attended by local police, social workers and residents.
July 11 6:12 p.m. |
Mini Abe doesn’t perform any acts that are “not family-friendly” and he doesn’t use “inappropriate language.” Those two things are among the list of Don’ts included in the “Mini Abe Social Media Toolkit” that accompanies the spokesmodel wherever he roams on behalf of the Illinois Office of Tourism.
July 11 11:55 a.m. |
Israeli and Palestinian teenagers were be dancing, laughing and clapping in unison to the same house music at Oakton Community College in Des Plaines.
July 11 6:30 a.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. |
The Highland Police Department are urging residents to lock their interior garage doors and vehicles after a recent string of burglaries.
July 10 11:41 a.m. |
Aggrego News Service
A judge denied a motion Thursday challenging the state statute used to convict Carly Rousso of DUI in the death of a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park, clearing the way for Rousso’s sentencing.
Arts & Entertainment
July 10 10:20 a.m. |
The College of Lake County will give Mel Brooks’ ‘Young Frankenstein’ the musical treatment.
July 9 2:53 p.m. |
EDITORIAL: At long last, Winchester House in Libertyville has ceased usefulness for the money required to function as a public service. That’s the inescapable calculation of those who write the checks to make Lake County’s official nursing home function.
July 9 2:13 p.m. |
Already a year behind schedule, construction of Lake County’s nine-story criminal courts tower in Waukegan has run into another roadblock.
July 8 1:56 p.m. |