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Man shot dead at gas station in Waukegan

WAUKEGAN, Illinois - Waukegan police are looking for a killer who struck early Monday morning. At about 5 a.m., police were called to a gas station on the 2100 block of Green Bay Road. There, officers found a man dead in the driver's seat of a 2014 Chrysler 300. The...
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Lake County Authorities Look Into Zion Homicide

Tim Vander Tuuk, WLIP News (9-20-21) (Zion, IL) A homicide in Zion is still being looked into. The incident took place Friday morning in the 17-hundred block of Joanna Avenue. Authorities say it appears that someone outside of a home, fired multiple shots inside, striking Che Hearn. The 31-year-old was rushed to the hospital, but was pronounced dead a short time later. Lake County Coroner’s officials say a gunshot wound to the chest was the cause of death. No suspects are in custody at this point. Zion Police and the Lake County Major Crimes Task Force are investigating.

Driver Faces Child Endangerment Charges After Crash With Semi on Route 72

A 22-year-old Streator woman faces multiple charges including child endangerment after a Saturday collision with a semi truck on IL Route 72. According to a Kane County Sheriff’s Office news release, Kane County sheriff’s deputies along with Hampshire police and Kane County Forrest Preserve police responded at around 6:35 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 18, 2021) to a report of a crash with injuries the area of Route 72 and Walker Road in unincorporated Hampshire Township.

Maria Carrera, 73

Maria Carrera, age 73 of Elgin, IL formerly of Plano, IL, passed away on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Sherman Hospital in Elgin, IL. She was born on February 28, 1948 in Durango, Mexico the daughter of Carlos and Belem (Pereda) Mendoza. Maria was a longtime member of St. Mary...

As talk increases about COVID booster shots, Cook County officials begging the many who still haven’t gotten their first shots to do so

While awaiting a ruling from the Food and Drug Administration about COVID-19 booster shots, Cook County health officials are begging the unvaccinated to get their first shot. In a news conference Monday morning, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and doctors from the Cook County health system announced an ad campaign to increase vaccination levels and warned of the dangers of ...

5 Bedroom Home in Winthrop Harbor - $339,900

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Hoffman Estates: The reinvention capital of Chicago’s northwest suburbs

Despite the course correction caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Village of Hoffman Estates has not seen a slowdown in its commercial real estate market. Companies such as Bystronic, Holiday Inn Express and Buona Beef constructed new buildings during 2020 in this Illinois village while retailers like Dollar Tree, Burlington and Zeigler Mercedes-Benz of Hoffman Estates have remodeled formerly vacant properties to open new facilities in 2021.

Hearing Set For Next Month On Remaining Questions About Rittenhouse Trial

A hearing has been set for next month concerning questions about evidence allowed in the Kyle Rittenhouse double-murder trial. Kenosha County Circuit Judge Bruce Schroeder ruled that prosecutors can’t argue the teenager is affiliated with the Proud Boys during a Friday hearing. Rittenhouse stands trial starting November 1st on charges...

Vaccine database: Elgin sites that have it on hand

Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Elgin: 1. 500 Dundee Ave (847) 695-2398; 2. 815 S Randall Rd 847-717-6510; 3. 1670 Larkin Ave 847-695-0198; 4. 1038 Summit St 847-695-7467; 5. 1000 S Randall Rd 630-503-2142; 6. 589 N McLean Blvd 847-697-9873; 7. 815 Summit St

KUSD Gets Surprise Enrollment Increase On Third Friday Count

KENOSHA, WI (WLIP)–Kenosha Unified School District has finalized the state-mandated Third Friday enrollment count. The initial count shows an enrollment of 19,620 students, an increase of 37 students when compared to the 2020-21 Third Friday count of 19,583. KUSD had projected a decrease of one hundred thirty-six students based on...

Union Grove Broncos Defeat the Burlington Demons

The Burlington Demons varsity football team lost Friday’s home conference game. They played against the Union Grove Broncos. The final score was 41-6. Your contribution is appreciated. Offers for you. Curated offers for our readers. advertiser disclosure. CodeMonkey. Coding for kids! Introducing programming games for the next generation. Get your...