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Northern Lake YMCA Summer Day Camp participants cheer on Matt Grevers in the Olympic trials.  Grevers’ first swim team was the Northern Lake YMCA Seahorses in Waukegan.  Pictured (from left) are Counselor Liliana Buenrostro, Phinas Alexander, Shaqell Lymon, Arielle Cash, Kayla Gibson, Artemio Galindo, Julian Rojel and Counselor Janelle Hunt.
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Lake County Family YMCA Northern Lake Seahorse Swim Team Cheers on Alum Matt Grevers in Olympic Trials

Northern Lake YMCA Seahorse Swim Team Head Coach Mike Hewitt knew something was special about Matt Grevers’ swimming about 20 years ago at the Waukegan … Read more ›

Notre Dame WR Daniels cited for underage drinking

Another Notre Dame football player has run into alcohol-related trouble. DaVaris Daniels, a sophomore-to-be receiver, was cited for consumption of alcohol by a minor on … Read more ›


Player of the Month voting is underway

The TribLocal High School Player of The Month contest is underway featuring deserving student athletes from local high schools. Liberty Auto City in Libertyville and … Read more ›

Allen Kulbersh thanks the ‘phenomenal’ staff, including Physical Therapist Pia Tayag, at Alden Long Grove for getting him back on his feet following spinal surgery.
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Area Professional Returns Home in Just Two Weeks After Spinal Fusion Surgery

Allen Kulbersh chose Alden Long Grove sight unseen after spinal fusion surgery – he never toured the rehabilitation center before arriving on March 29, 2012 … Read more › Honors Nation’s Leading Moms in Business
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Local Mom Wins Top Honors in Mom Business Competition

May, 2012 – From among thousands of contestants, online store ‘Grow With Love Boutique’ and owner Gail Heraty from Hawthorn Woods has been ranked in … Read more ›

The first photo of Sen. Mark Kirk was released Tuesday, three months after the Illinois Republican suffered a stroke. (Handout) (Office of Sen. Mark Kirk / April 24, 2012)

First photo of U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk since stroke is released

More than three months after he suffered a large stroke, Sen. Mark Kirk was shown in a photo released today by the Rehabilitation Institute of … Read more ›

Kim and Khloe Kardashian blow kisses to the crowd at Sears April 20. (Heather Leszczewicz/TribLocal)

Kim and Khloe Kardashian come to town

It was a madhouse at the Woodfield Mall Sears April 20 when reality TV stars Kim and Khloe Kardashian, along with their mother Kris Jenner, … Read more ›

Blue Kid Banners are popping up all over Lake County
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Home Town Stories-Blue Kids in Lake County

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and to show your support you can purchase your Blue Kids sign to display outside your business, organization, or … Read more ›

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Local Author Wins Royal Dragonfly Book Award

The 2012 Royal Dragonfly Book Awards contest, which recognizes excellence in literature, recently announced "Mollie’s War" by Cyndee Schaffer of Northbrook and her mother, Mollie … Read more ›

Al Machak, secretary of Friends of Ann Kiley Center, left, talks about his son who lives at the Kiley Center as he sits next to Mary Vargas, president of Friends, at a legislative buffet breakfast.

Kiley Center families say group homes not an option for residents

Fearing the Kiley Developmental Center could be the next state-run facility closed by Gov. Pat Quinn, families of residents at the center met with Lake … Read more ›