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Hawthorn Woods, Kildeer residents remain under boil order for 7th day as crews continue to restore water pressure

Residents in the Hawthorn Woods and Kildeer area remain under a boil advisory for the seventh day as crews work to restore water pressure and fix numerous water main breaks. A boil order was issued last Sunday for certain residences in Forest Lake, Kildeer and Hawthorn Woods. Aqua Illinois, a private water provider, reported they […]

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13 establishments in Lake County cited by police for selling alcohol to minors during compliance checks

Over a dozen establishments in Lake County were cited for selling alcohol to minors as a result of a countywide initiative this spring, officials announced. The liquor compliance checks are part of an initiative by the Lake County Underage Drinking and Drug Prevention Task Force. Steve Husak, Chairman of the Lake County Underage Drinking and […]

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Multiple suspects break glass windows, burglarize businesses in Kildeer shopping centers

Police are investigating after multiple offenders forced entry and burglarized four different businesses overnight at shopping centers in Kildeer. Kildeer Police Chief Steve Balinski told Lake and McHenry County Scanner that the police department took reports for four burglaries early Wednesday morning. The offenders smashed the front window of each business and entered the stores. […]

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Police task force arrests man after witnessing him breaking into multiple cars in Lake County

A law enforcement task force arrested a Cook County man after witnessing him commit multiple car burglaries in Lake County, prosecutors said. Daniel O’Shea, 53, of Bellwood, was charged with burglary, possessing burglary tools, theft, identity theft and unlawful possession of a credit or debit card. Lake County Assistant State’s Attorney Tyler Dyson said O’Shea […]