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2 arrested in 2019 smash-and-grab from Gurnee phone store, police say

Police have charged a 19-year-old and a juvenile in connection with a smash-and-grab burglary of $6,000 in merchandise from a Gurnee cellphone store in early 2019. Kenshown I. Evans, 19, of Country Club Hills, was charged with felony counts of burglary, theft and criminal damage to property. Additionally, a juvenile was petitioned on similar charges […]

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Six-vehicle crash leaves several people hospitalized in Libertyville, police say

A six-vehicle crash with numerous injuries has left Route 45 in Libertyville shut down for hours while the Major Crash Assistance Team investigates, officials said. The Libertyville Police Department and Libertyville Fire Department responded around 7:40 a.m. Thursday to Route 45 north of Peterson Road for a six-vehicle crash with injuries. A Lake County sheriff’s […]

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McHenry County to expunge almost 1,900 misdemeanor marijuana convictions

The McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office has announced they are expunging nearly 1,900 low-level cannabis convictions. McHenry County State’s Attorney Patrick Kenneally filed a petition on Monday to vacate and expunge certain cannabis convictions following the newly created Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, which was signed into law in June by Governor JB Pritzker. The […]

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Buffalo Grove restaurant reopens after being temporarily closed due to fire

A fire at Dengeos restaurant in Buffalo Grove Sunday evening left the bathrooms heavily damage and smoke throughout the restaurant, fire officials said. The Buffalo Grove Fire Department responded around 9:13 p.m. Sunday to Dengeos restaurant, 195 West Dundee Road, for a report of smoke inside the building. Police officers were first on the scene […]