Missing Grayslake Man Found Dead After Motorcycle Crash Near Lake VillaAbout 11:40 a.m., a bicyclist flagged down police after spotting a motorcycle in a ditch west of Route 45 just north of Dada Drive in Lake Villa Township, according to the Lake County sheriff’s office.
Two Employees Charged After Boy Dies At Lake Villa Troubled Youth FacilityTwo employees of a residential treatment center for troubled teens in Lake Villa are charged in the death of a 16-year-old resident following a struggle on Wednesday night, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
School Buses Catch Fire In Lake VillaThree of the buses were completely engulfed in flames and destroyed, and two others were damaged.
Twelve Families Displaced By Lake Villa Apartment FireCrews responded about 2:45 p.m Friday to the blaze in the 0-100 block of Cedar Avenue.
Lake Villa School Bus Carrying Three Kids Involved In Rollover Accident A school bus carrying three kids rolled over on Grand Avenue in Lake Villa Wednesday afternoon, according to the Lake Villa School District superintendent.
Body Pulled From North Suburban LakeThe body of 60-year-old Joseph Benedetto, of Lake Villa, was recovered from the waters of Stanton Bay off Fox Lake about 9:30 p.m., authorities said.
Lockdown Lifted At Lake Villa SchoolsOfficials at Lake Villa District 41 said Palombi Middle School, Thompson Elementary School, and Martin Elementary School were placed on soft lockdown Thursday morning, due to an ongoing police search for a suspect who had fled the nearby town of Round Lake Beach, following a domestic incident.
Elderly Man Found Dead In Lake Villa PoolA 77-year-old man was found dead in his pool Sunday evening in north suburban Lake Villa. Lake Villa Police Lt. Dennis Geraty said the man likely drowned.
104-Year-Old Lake Villa School Marks Final Day Of ClassWBBM's Kimberly Easton reports Pleviak Elementary students played taps, folded their American flag and created a time capsule in memory or a school that has served them so well.
Veteran-Owned Beer Company Partners With Losch BeverageA north suburban beer distributor in Lake Villa will roll out the barrel for a veteran-owned and operated recent start-up aimed to become a preeminent beverage enterprise and to provide jobs for veterans.
Lake Villa Youth Group Leader Charged With Sexually Abusing Two GirlsThe investigation began Jan. 25 after two girls told the church that Matthew Harder had sexual contact with each of them while driving them home from church on separate occasions, police claim.
Car Of Missing Lake Villa Man Found In Vernon HillsNick Steward, 33, disappeared Sept. 20 after leaving work in Wood Dale. He headed home for Lake Villa but never made it.