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It wasn't easy for Kaleigh Snyder to leave Lake County to play softball in Iowa -- no matter how easy she makes it look.
Lake County lost more than 5,000 residents between July 2015 and July 2016, following a statewide trend that has seen 91 percent of counties experience outmigration.
Illinois needs to enlarge its tax base and invest in businesses rather than "cherry-picking benefits for certain people," state Rep. Sheri Jesiel (R-Antioch) told the House on Thursday.
Where they chose to run again, incumbents won the day in local races across Lake County.
With fewer than 14,000 residents and more than $88 million in debt, the Village of Wauconda has something of a borrowing and spending problem. So does Wauconda Village Trustee and mayoral candidate Lincoln Knight.
The Illinois State Board of Elections is reviewing a West Deerfield Township flier sent to residents after a complaint that the mailer was more of a political promotion than an informational notice.
Steve Lentz takes pride in his accomplishments as mayor of Mundelein for the last four years, but he says his work is far from over.
Robert Kelly has a vision for Vernon Township many other areas couldn't even fathom.
When parties started taking precedence over parks in Wildwood, Anna Nelson knew she had to step in.
Mark Pfister became the new Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center executive director on Jan. 28.
Cross Lake, 89 acres in size, straddles the Illinois-Wisconsin border, an hour’s drive northwest of Chicago.
Continuing to corral consumers’ unwanted extra household electronics items, the Solid Waste Agency of Lake County (SWALCO) will carry on its Residential Electronics Recycling Program all year, officials recently stated via Round Lake Village’s website.
Lake Villa raised its sales tax beginning on Jan. 1, along with 19 other local government entities, the Illinois Policy Institute reports.
The Solid Waste Agency of Lake County (SWALCO) recently announced the continuation of its Residential Electronics Recycling Program through 2017.
Following the November election, in which Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump won on the national level, the Lake County GOP is basking in this victory, while preparing for another busy year of political business.
The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) has placed Woodland CCSD 50 on its "Financial Recognition" list.
The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) has placed Mundelein Cons HSD 120 on its "Financial Recognition" list.
The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) has placed Lincolnshire-Prairieview SD 103 on its "Financial Recognition" list.
The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) has placed Lake Forest CHSD 115 on its "Financial Recognition" list.
The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) has placed Beach Park CCSD 3 on its "Financial Review" list.