Long Grove

A huge hole opened in Diamond Lake Road when a culvert collapsed under the pavement. (Credit: CBS)

Long Grove Road Closed After Culvert Collapses

The gaping hole, blamed on this summer’s heavy rains, stretched the entire width of Diamond Lake Road at Indian Creek Road. The pavement collapsed Friday, leaving the road impassable.

07/20/2015

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Best Historically Significant Bars In Chicago

If you’re looking for some history with your pint of beer, then give these historically significant bars in Chicago a look.

07/09/2015

Both drivers were injured in a fiery crash between a car and a semi tractor trailer on Route 83 in Long Grove. (Credit: CBS)

Fiery Crash In Long Grove Shuts Down Portion Of Route 83

A car that had broken down on northbound Route 83 at Aptakisic Road shortly before 5 a.m. when the semi struck it from behind, according to a statement from the Long Grove Fire Protection District. The car’s driver was outside the car at the time of the crash.

03/06/2015

In this photo illustration, a bottle containing a measles vaccine is seen at the Miami Children's Hospital on January 28, 2015 in Miami, Florida. A recent outbreak of measles has some doctors encouraging vaccination as the best way to prevent measles and its spread. (Photo illustration by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Visitors To Long Grove Menards Might Have Been Exposed To Measles

Fearing exposure to measles for potentially hundreds of people at a Menards store in north suburban Long Grove, the Lake County health department is setting up clinics to give out free measles shots for people who haven’t received the vaccine.

02/26/2015

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Best Holiday Markets In Chicago

What is a person to do when there are so many presents to get and so little time left?

12/15/2014

The century-old covered bridge in northwest suburban Long Grove is in need of repair or replacement. (Credit: Facebook)

Long Grove To Decide Fate Of Historic Covered Bridge By Year’s End

The signature 100-year-old covered bridge in northwest suburban Long Grove is due for an overhaul, but the key question for village officials is how much to spend to repair it.

09/09/2014

This was the scene after an apparent gas explosion in far north suburban Long Grove. (CBS)

Long Grove Working With Residents To Fix Homes Damaged In Explosion

Inspectors are working with Long Grove residents whose homes were badly damaged by an explosion on Friday night.

04/28/2014

This was the scene after an apparent gas explosion in far north suburban Long Grove. (CBS)

No Injuries After House Explosion In Long Grove

No one was injured in the explosion at about 10:45 p.m. on Trenton Court in the Royal Melbourne development, officials said. Neighbors said only one woman was at the home during the blast.

04/26/2014

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Declining Revenue Has Long Grove Considering Plan To Privatize Roads

Declining revenue has an affluent northern suburb moving toward privatizing its roads, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.

01/14/2014

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Best Cheap Holiday Escapes Near Chicago

Escaping the busy city life of Chicago during the holidays can be accomplished in a day trip or an overnight trip and can be done economically by visiting some of the festive towns in Illinois.

12/14/2013

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Best Mall-Free Places To Take Photos With Santa In Chicago

Have you been naughty or nice this year? If you’re looking for a place in the Chicago area to take pictures with Santa Claus, but without heading to the mall, then check out the following list.

12/06/2013

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Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Lake County, Ill. 2013

Halloween 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.

10/29/2013

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Long Grove Man Arrested For Impersonating Canadian Officials, Cheating Company

The U.S. Attorney’s office says a Long Grove man was arrested at his home this morning for impersonating Canadian government officials and cheating a company out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.

10/22/2013

Rescue crews pulled two men from a sewer in Long Grove, after they were overcome by gas fumes while working inside. (Credit: Jon Altenberg/Sun-Times Media)

Two Men Overcome By Fumes, Rescued From Sewer

What started as a routine sewer-rodding job became life-threatening Thursday morning in Long Grove.

07/12/2013

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Best Local Art Even You Can Afford

There’s nothing quite like displaying a unique work of art, especially one by a local artist that was less than $100. Follow these tips to find creative works while supporting local artists.

11/12/2012

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Long Grove Man Killed In I-90 Crash

A Long Grove man was killed in a six-vehicle crash Tuesday morning on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway in the northwest suburbs.

10/16/2012

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Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip To Long Grove

The historic village of Long Grove in southern Lake County is well known for its shops, galleries and restaurants housed in buildings from the 1880s. Several festivals each year bring thousands for food, music and fun.

09/22/2012

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Report: Arlington Park Jockey’s Body Found At Scene Of Garage Fire

The body of a man believed to be an Arlington Park racetrack jockey was found dead at the scene of a garage fire in Long Grove.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

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Long Grove Apple Fest Guide

Long Grove’s 19th Annual Apple Festival is jam packed with family fun, music, food and of course- apples!

09/26/2011

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Lightning Strike Sets House On Fire In Long Grove

Lightning that struck a home’s satellite dish Sunday night in northwest suburban Long Grove started a fire that caused about $25,000 in damage, fire officials said.

04/04/2011

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