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Man shot and killed in Zion, police said

ZION, Ill. — A 25-year-old man was found dead with gunshot wounds Saturday morning by Zion police officers. Police said they were called to the 2900 block of Gabriel Avenue around 7:14 a.m. for a report of an unresponsive person laying on the ground in a driveway off an alley. When officers arrived, they found […]
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Weekend Break: Then and Now Auto Show

Join WGN’s Marcella Raymond in checking out the Then and Now Auto Show in Lake Forest that showcases antique and unique vehicles. Love the WGN Morning News? We love you, too. And you can have all the hijinks delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. Sign up and subscribe to our WGN Morning News newsletter.
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Fox Lake Fall Festival

The Village of Fox Lake and Grant Township have partnered together to host the Fall Festival at the Grant Township Center. This FREE event will have music, craft vendors, pumpkin carving, food, refreshments, a pie eating contest, and much more!. There will be a rolling video games theatre, DJ Bob...

Two Prophets, Century-Old Prayer Duel Inspire Zion Mosque

A holy miracle happened in Zion 115 years ago. Or so millions of Ahmadi Muslims around the world believe. The Ahmadis view this small-sized city, 40 miles north of Chicago on the shores of Lake Michigan, as a place of special religious significance for their global messianic faith. Their reverence for the community began more than a century ago -- with fighting words, a prayer duel and a prophecy.

Lawsuits Filed Against Gun Company Connected to Highland Park Shooting

Several lawsuits were filed Wednesday against the gun company Smith & Wesson in connection to the Highland Park parade shootings. The lawsuits claim the company illegally targeted young men at risk of violence with ads for firearms, despite broad protections for the industry in federal law. A 22-year-old man is accused of opening fire on the July 4 parade, killing seven people. The plaintiffs are also suing the shooter and his father.

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Kangas: KAPPA endorsements

The question is unremitting. Is our media politically biased?. The editors of the Kenosha News have given us a clue through their two-day coverage of political endorsements by the Kenosha polices’ labor union. To date, the Kenosha News devoted to an entire page width headline and 39 inches of...

Remember failure of Democrats in Kenosha — Tom Stalowski

Wherever you live in Wisconsin, please remember Kenosha when you vote. gov. Tony Evers and Lt. gov. Mandela Barnes used their anti-police political rhetoric to allow the tragedy to escalate and the city of Kenosha to burn. People died, property was damaged and livelihoods were lost forever. Help was offered...

When Can I Visit The Chicago Botanic Garden For Free?

With the seasons and colors both beginning to change, many are looking for a destination in the Chicago area to take in the beautiful autumn scenery. Among those locations is the Chicago Botanic Garden in north suburban Glencoe, featuring stunning sights across 385 acres in Cook County Forest Preserves. While...

Women’s Golf Travels to Illinois for Windy City Collegiate Classic

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill.– The sixth-ranked Duke women's golf team will return to action at the Windy City Collegiate Championship Oct. 3-4 at the Exmoor Country Club in Highland Park, Ill. Seeing action this week will be Arizona, Arizona State, Duke, Florida, Iowa State, Michigan, Michigan State, Northwestern, Oregon, Purdue,...

Illinois is Home to the World’s Largest Most Intricate Corn Maze

Get your walking shoes on because you are going to need them when you visit one of the world's largest corn mazes in Illinois. The Richardson Adventure Farm Corn Maze located in Spring Grove, Illinois is featuring the best corn maze in the state. Heck, the world! Bring your walking shoes you're going to need them to get through this maze. The maze itself is 9 to 10 miles of email taking you through 28 acres of live corn. This year's maze pays tribute to the men who got to play one of the most famous agents of all time James Bond.

Arlington Heights board expected to reject petition to ban taxpayer subsidies for Chicago Bears stadium development

A petition to prohibit public money for a Chicago Bears development in Arlington Heights won enough signatures to be considered by the village board Monday, but trustees are expected to reject it. The libertarian group Americans for Prosperity — Illinois had initially fallen short of the required 557 signatures, or 1% of the registered voters in the village. Seventy of those who signed were ...

Lake County Jail Report

The following have been arrested and booked into the Lake County Jail. They are all presumed innocent until proven guilty. James Michael Hamra, 47, was arrested and charged with theft of property conduct involving merchandise. Sept. 19, 2022. Jonathon Chase Ridenour, 24, was arrested on a capias. Sept. 20, 2022.

Top 10 Things To Do In October 2022

Fall is officially here, folks! So break out the fleece blankets, rock some flannel and get yourself a pumpkin spice latte. These are the top 10 things to do in October 2022. With the changing of the seasons comes the color explosion of the trees and foliage in Lake County! Check these spots out when looking for that ideal autumn photoshoot. Grab a drink on the Lake County Libation Trail while out celebrating autumn!