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Richmond-Burton Community High School District 157 enrollment numbers in bottom 50% among Illinois districts during 2021-22 school year
Richmond-Burton Community High School District 157 ranked 548th in enrollment with 565 students during the 2021-22 school year, according to the Illinois State Board of Education report. The district was ranked 537th the year before. Richmond-Burton Community High School District...
Criticism mounts over release of arrested individual under Safe-T Act
Explore the controversy surrounding the SAFE-T Act in Illinois, which has abolished cash bail. Discover why a suburban state's attorney is criticizing the act after an arrested individual was released. Uncover the implications of this new law on public safety.
lake geneva, WI Residents: Your Future Puppies Best Friend Awaits!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of lake geneva..
Uncover Salem's Best Kept Secrets: 3 Pizza Stores You Can't Miss
This article presents a tour of three exceptional pizza stores in Salem. Have you had the pleasure of tasting their pizzas yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Reminder for McHenry County Residents: Restrictions on Landscape Waste Burning and Alternatives
The McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) in Illinois has reminded residents about the Public Health Ordinance restrictions on burning landscape waste. These restrictions apply all year and allow burning only on Saturdays and Sundays in April, May, October, and November from dawn to dusk. Residents cannot transport waste to another property for burning. Only waste produced on the property can be burned.
What Is The History of Harvard Milk Days?
There’s a lot more to learn about Harvard Milk Days. Discover what the festival is, why it exists, and how it affects the surrounding region.
Racine County crash, Amazon box truck driver homicide charge
RACINE COUNTY, Wis. - A Racine County crash involving an Amazon box truck and a motorcycle left the motorcycle operator dead and the passenger, his 12-year-old daughter, badly hurt. Prosecutors say the Illinois man driving the Amazon truck was under the influence of marijuana. Jonathan Bueche, 31, of Antioch, faces...
Antioch's 2023 Road Rehabilitation Program: Impact on Local Streets and Commute
The Village of Antioch is set to commence its 2023 Road Rehabilitation Program. Landmark Way will be the first to close for two to three days, with updates shared through digital signs. Detour signs will be placed to direct commuters during this period.
Units responding for alarm in Bristol
At about 11:39 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for an alarm in the 10300 block of 140th Avenue in Bristol. Per dispatch: This came from a warehouse pull station at a business.
Vikings to Sequoits: An athlete’s journey
When driving past Tim Osmond Park on a chilly weekend in the fall, chances are that hundreds of people are gathered on the football fields to support the Antioch Vikings football and cheer programs. The Vikings organization is a staple for the small town of Antioch. In fact, many current Sequoit athletes were once an Antioch Viking.
Tantalizing Tastes from the Sea: A Look at Wadsworth's Finest Seafood Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring two exceptional seafood restaurants in Wadsworth. Have you had the chance to dine at either of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
More sick students confirmed in E. coli outbreak at Illinois high school
Public health officials are slowly identifying more students with E. Coli infections in an outbreak associated with Huntley High School in Illinois. The outbreak was identified on Sept. 17 and now includes nine confirmed patients and several suspected patients. The McHenry County Department of Health has not reported whether any of the students are hospitalized.
Extremely Pregnant Donkey Named Cupcake Is Giving Everyone Baby Fever
A family-owned and operated farm out of Harvard, Illinois shared a precious video of their miniature Donkey named Cupcake on September 22 and Cupcake will be giving birth any day now. Female donkeys are usually pregnant for around 11 months, and I'm sure the waiting period for the blessed new ...Continue reading
K-9 dog may lose use of hind legs after spinal cord injury during training
TWIN LAKES, Wis. - A Wisconsin K-9 dog may lose the use of his hind legs after suffering a spinal cord injury during training. The Twin Lakes Police Department said Jaxx was injured a few days ago. Officers didn't elaborate on what exactly happened. The police department later updated its...
McHenry County Office Criticizes SAFE-T Act for Releasing Defendants with Serious Charges
The Illinois SAFE-T Act is facing criticism again, according to a press release from the McHenry County office. The release refers to two recent cases where defendants, with serious charges and criminal histories, were released under the Act.
The Success of the Sequoits
Antioch Community High School’s football team has had nothing short of success, both offensively and defensively. The Sequoits are entering week five, 4-0, against the Wacounda Bulldogs, 3-1. The offense being led by lighting and thunder duo, junior Martin Cohen and senior Nick Day. The duo has over a thousand yards rushing together.
Man shot by officers during Round Lake hostage situation facing charges
ROUND LAKE, Ill. — A man shot by suburban officers during a hostage incident last week has been charged after being discharged from the hospital. At around 6:35 p.m. on Sept. 19, Round Lake officers were dispatched to a home in the 700 block North Park Road. A 911 caller told police they were needed but hung up before additional questions were asked.
Mounted search: Whitewater nonprofit deploys horses to help find missing people
WHITEWATER — Sandy Olds’ home phone rang code-red one weekday morning in 2006, when a boy with autism went missing in the Whitewater area. She offered to help find him, even as she was preparing to leave for her daughter’s out-of-town wedding. “We live near a wooded area, and I thought to myself, ‘I’m a mom, I can’t imagine what it’s like to have a lost child, especially one with...
Can You Name All the Famous Hollywood Vehicles on Display at the Volo Museum in Illinois? [QUIZ]
Nestled just an hour north of Chicago near Lake Michigan and welcoming over half a million guests every year from all over the world, the Volo Museum in Volo, Illinois, is well-equipped with 45 exhibitions and over 10,000 mechanical items spread out across 35 acres. If you’re a movie enthusiast or a vehicle lover, you’re going to find yourself having an enjoyable time at this unique establishment that has Hollywood ties dating back to its inception. Where else in the Midwest can you find the 2005 Batmobile Tumbler that made its way onto the movie Batman Begins, or an actual 1958 Lamborghini tractor? How about one of only two known 1928 Ford Model A House Cars?
Living Here, September 27, 2023
The very first Dragon Days Festival of Fantasy will take place October 13th through the 15th, and be located in Lake Geneva’s Library Park, with other attractions at Horticultural Hall, TSR Museum, and the library. This event will highlight the creation of the very popular role play game Dungeons and Dragon. Gary Gygax, the creator, and lifelong resident of Lake Geneva, created the game in his home in Lake Geneva and this game eventually grew into a full-time business, with Gygax opening an office and employing over four hundred people.