Suburban Firefighters To Get Special Training On Treating Dementia PatientsDementia is estimated to affect about 5 million Americans and, next Wednesday, some members of the Lake Zurich Fire Department will be trained in some of the best ways to handle dementia patients.
Lake Zurich Man Charged With Having Hundreds Of Child Porn VideosJonathon C. Crouter, 23, faces 10 counts of reproducing child pornography, a Class X felony, according to a statement from the Lake County sheriff’s office.
Lake Zurich H.S. Holds Special Commencement For Student Who Was Sick On Graduation DayAlmost 500 seniors graduated from Lake Zurich High School this year. One student who planned to go through graduation on May 31, Erin Adams, could not, as it turned out.
Lake Zurich Fire Chief Charged With Domestic BatteryDavid P. Wheelock, 54, allegedly pushed his wife and threatened her, authorities said.
Lake Zurich Boy Finishes On Top Of NCAA Bracket Challenge, But Won't Get Big PrizeWhen Duke defeated Wisconsin for the NCAA basketball title, a 12-year-old boy from Lake Zurich ended up tied for the best bracket on ESPN.
Northwest Suburban Boy Creates Near-Perfect BracketAll Sam Holtz of Lake Zurich needed was a Duke win. He got it.
Lake County Group Gearing Up To Fight Homeless PlanA group of Lake County residents has formed a community organization, and begun pooling money, to fight a plan to move chronically homeless people suffering from mental illnesses to a residential neighborhood near Lake Zurich.
Lake Zurich Schools Placed On Lock Down After Weapons Report Reports that a student may have brought weapons to a school in Lake Zurich prompted officials to place two campuses on lock down on Tuesday.
Gold Coins Worth More Than $5,000 Dropped In Salvation Army KettleA secretive, generous Santa dropped four gold coins worth $1,300 each into a Salvation Army kettle outside a Wal-Mart in Lake Zurich.
Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Lake County, Ill. 2013Halloween Trick or Treating is being held in communities throughout Lake County, Ill. in 2013. Most of the communities are holding Trick or Treat hours on the day of Halloween itself. Oct. 31, 2013, but several are having the Trick or Treat on the Sun. before Halloween, on Oct. 27.
Professional Sector Jobs Increased 2.9% Year Over Year In ChicagoProfessional and business services jobs showed significant gains year over year in the Chicago metro area.
Two Kids Rescued From Ice Shelf In Lake Zurich A close call Wednesday night for several kids walking on the ice in Lake Zurich.