Lawlor Quietly Submitting FOIA During His InvestigationAaron Lawlor has apparently been using the Freedom of Information Act to try to find out who was trying to find out about him.
Report: Questionable Spending On Lake County Officials' Taxpayer-Funded 'P-Cards'After a CBS 2 investigation raised questions about a multi-million dollar spending program in Lake County using purchasing cards funded by taxpayers, results of an outside firm’s investigation have been released.
Lake County Board Chair Ends Re-Election Bid Amid Treatment For Drug AddictionThe leader of a county board in suburban Chicago who went on leave to undergo treatment for a drug addiction says he's ending his re-election campaign.
Lake County Fair Keeping Quirky Banana Derby, Where Monkeys Ride On Backs Of DogsDespite pleas from Brookfield Zoo and members of the Lake County Board to do away with an event featuring monkeys riding dogs, the Lake County Fair plans to keep the popular Banana Derby race.
Lake County Offers Rauner Task Force Ideas To Cut Government CostsThe head of the Lake County Board on Friday said lower jury duty pay should be among the things considered as task force appointed by the governor looks into lowering the cost of local governments.
Inmate Death Prompts Sweeping Changes At Lake County JailEugene Gruber, who was 51, died from a spinal cord injury suffered during a take down in a shower area after he was sprayed with pepper spray for allegedly fighting correctional officers trying to process him into the jail.