Most Chicago Area Counties Among Illinois' Healthiest, But Not CookCook County came in the middle of the pack in a recent county health ranking for Illinois, but seven other Chicago area counties were among the top 20.
U of I Student's Non-Profit Finds Homes For Senior Dogs, CatsShe might be one of Illinois' youngest founders of a not-for-profit, and her mission is to help the oldest dogs and cats find homes.
Survival And Preparedness Expo Comes To Chicago AreaThe Chicagoland Survival and Preparedness Expo will feature seminars like “Society Ending Events – The First 180 Days” and “Suture Class."
Indiana Tow Truck Firms Compete For Contracts After Bribery ScandalTwenty-three tow truck companies applied to receive work from the county after the sheriff's bribery scandal opened up the process.
Barrington High To Open Vaccination Clinic As Mumps Cases MountThe Lake County Health Department is reporting four confirmed cases of mumps and another 35 probable or suspected cases.
Lake Co. Mumps Outbreak The Worst In More Than A Decade: Health OfficialsThe third case officially heightens the status to an outbreak and public health officials believe more cases will be reported in the coming days.
Police Dog Helps Find Missing 8-Year-Old BoyA Lake County police dog helped some anxious parents in the far northern suburbs find their missing son on Monday.
Former Coroner Thomas Rudd Indicted On Perjury CountsAuthorities say the charges stem from petitions circulated for Rudd's ill-fated re-election campaign and are part of a broader investigation.
Lake County Sheriff's Gang Task Force Arrest 9 Men For Soliciting SexThe Lake County Sheriff’s Gang Task Force arrested nine men as part of a ‘National Johns Suppression’ operation.
Alleged Heroin Dealers Arrested In Undercover Lake County StingsThe sheriff’s office worked with the DEA, FBI, ATF and Homeland Security, which lead to the four arrests.
Lake County Government Center Evacuated Over Threatening CallThe Lake County Sheriff's office said, at about noon, the Lake County Prosecutor's office notified them about a call they had received from a person who made a threat toward the county government building.
Bomb Threat At Jewish Community Center Camp In Lake CountyThe students in attendance at the camp were transported to a different location.