Police & Fire
The National Transportation Safety Board recommends reducing the limit. Some say it would save lives. Others say it's unreasonable.
A 14-year-old girl told police the monk called her beautiful and told her to get into his car. The girl refused and ran away.
Government, Police & Fire
Authorities released new photos early Friday morning of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings
Beach Park resident Philip Smith, 62, lost his life in a rollover school bus accident that happened in Newport Township near Wadsworth Friday morning. The bus was filled with children, though no serious injuries were reported.
A former Vernon Hills woman was killed at the hands of her ex-boyfriend in Antioch Township Friday morning.
Police & Fire, Elections
Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran wants to keep his current position for another term.
Police & Fire, Awareness
Lake County Coroner Thomas Rudd reports that Joey Frase's blood-alcohol content was .09, but it was exposure to the sub-zero temperatures that ultimately claimed his life in the early morning hours of Jan. 20.
Joey Frase, of Grayslake, went missing Saturday night after leaving a party in Round Lake.
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