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Balloon Festival Takes Flight Saturday in Grayslake

Balloon Festival Takes Flight Saturday in Grayslake

The balloon festival will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. at Central Park.
July 2014 Home Sale Prices Up Almost 6 Percent Over 2013

July 2014 Home Sale Prices Up Almost 6 Percent Over 2013

Arlington Heights, Park Ridge, Crystal Lake and Huntley narrowly beat suburban average. Libertyville, Buffalo Grove, Grayslake declined.
FREE Movie in the Park

FREE Movie in the Park

Grayslake Park District presents Disney's FROZEN.
Brand New Coaster Challenge to Benefit Special Olympics Illinois

Brand New Coaster Challenge to Benefit Special Olympics Illinois

Special Olympics Illinois and Six Flags Great America team up for 2014 Coaster Challenge.

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U.S. Congressional Candidate Dennis Anderson Holds 12 Town Halls in 12 Weeks

U.S. Congressional Candidate Dennis Anderson Holds 12 Town Halls in 12 Weeks

District tour will extend through entire campaign season.
Balloon Festival Takes Flight Saturday in Grayslake

Balloon Festival Takes Flight Saturday in Grayslake

The balloon festival will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. at Central Park.
July 2014 Home Sale Prices Up Almost 6 Percent Over 2013

July 2014 Home Sale Prices Up Almost 6 Percent Over 2013

Arlington Heights, Park Ridge, Crystal Lake and Huntley narrowly beat suburban average. Libertyville, Buffalo Grove, Grayslake declined.
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'Crack' Thief Pulls Hatchet Job on a Papa John's

'Crack' Thief Pulls Hatchet Job on a Papa John's

The hatchet-wielding stickup man's criminal exploits were halted by another man who slapped him in the face, prosecutors said.
The Priciest Homes in Grayslake, Libertyville

The Priciest Homes in Grayslake, Libertyville

Got deep pockets? Want lots of house? Check these out.
Credit Card Data Breach at Jewel-Osco Grocery Chain

Credit Card Data Breach at Jewel-Osco Grocery Chain

Company says all Jewel-Osco outlets in Illinois were affected.
Grayslake Woman Raises Awareness About Prostate Cancer

Grayslake Woman Raises Awareness About Prostate Cancer

Upcoming race in downtown Chicago helps to raise awareness to the cancer.
UPDATE: Children Abducted in Waukegan Found Safe; Police Still Looking for Father

UPDATE: Children Abducted in Waukegan Found Safe; Police Still Looking for Father

The two children were reportedly abducted this morning in Waukegan.
Grayslake Police Announce Stepped Up Labor Day Enforcement Effort

Grayslake Police Announce Stepped Up Labor Day Enforcement Effort

Grayslake police offer tips for staying safe while out on the roads over the holidays.
Applications for Medical Marijuana Now Available

Applications for Medical Marijuana Now Available

Medical Cannabis Pilot Program informational meeting takes place Wednesday, Aug. 20, in Chicago.
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Say goodbye to the Patch app and hello to the new, mobile-friendly Patch.com.
Lake Forest Classmates Remember Robin Williams

Lake Forest Classmates Remember Robin Williams

He lived in the area until he was about 12.

Feedback Sought on New Lake Co. Dog Exercise Area

The Lake County Forest Preserves is seeking public input on development of a new 40-acre off-leash Dog Exercise Area in northeast Lake Co.
SUV Crash Lands on Dealer's Row: OMGPD

SUV Crash Lands on Dealer's Row: OMGPD

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Illinois Route 83 at Canadian National Railroad to Close This Month

Illinois Route 83 at Canadian National Railroad to Close This Month

The closures will begin on Aug. 18 and continue through Aug. 27.
Find Homes for Sale in Grayslake

Find Homes for Sale in Grayslake

This week's round-up from Zillow.com of homes currently on the market in the Grayslake area.