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Teacher from Lake Forest wanted on sexual assault charges
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Capt. Lovell helps dedicate Blue Star Memorial marker in Lake Forest
Government
Kirk on Syria: ‘Two wars are enough’
Facing the possibility of a vote authorizing American airstrikes in Syria when they return to Washington Sept. 8, local lawmakers are giving serious thought to what they consider a complex problem. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Highland Park) and Rep. Brad Schneider (D-Deerfield) both think President Barack Obama should get Congressional approval before the country gets too deeply involved in Syria. Kirk takes a stronger stance, however.
Aug. 28 8:30 a.m. |
Panel reviews $300M plan for potential Route 53 ‘unintended consequences’ News
Panel reviews $300M plan for potential Route 53 ‘unintended consequences’
Pointing to flooding issues around Casey Road five years after Route 45 was widened south of Route 120, Mike Warner with the Lake County Stormwater Management Commission said “there’s always going to be unintended consequences” when it comes to road improvements. Warner offered this observation on Tuesday, Aug. 27, to a group studying a much larger road-improvement concept: the extension of Route 53 north of Lake Cook Road into Lake County.
Aug. 27 4:52 p.m. |

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