Halloween partiers and sex offenders are on notice this coming week in Lake County. There will be surprise roadside safety checks, and child sex offenders will be checked to make sure they are not handing out treats at their front door.
Oct. 20 1 p.m. |
Help Squad invites savvy readers to share money-saving tips on credit cards, phones, Internet and cable services.
Halloween is coming. With Halloween comes trick-or-treating. And trick-or-treating comes with warnings, such as: Accept only wrapped and packaged candy; Stay within your neighborhood and only go to homes you know;
Go out in daylight. The implication is that trick-or-treating might be dangerous.
Oct. 20 10 a.m. |
Barrington residents and people from the area participated in the 32nd annual Barrington Area CROP Hunger Walk Oct. 19.
More and more lately, when President Obama says stuff, I think to myself, “Uh-oh.”
Oct. 20 8 a.m. |
Last month, the Hoffman Estates Animal Hospital became part of an elite group of veterinary practices to earn the title of Certified Cat Friendly Practice status from the American Association of Feline Practitioners.
Oct. 20 6 a.m. |
While this may have been one of the coldest and wettest boating seasons on record, it was also one of the safest.
Oct. 19 3 p.m. |
Recent property transfers for Barrington, South Barrington, Inverness, Hoffman Estates, Schaumburg and more.
I heard County Treasurer candidate David Stolman, who has been a leader on transparency his entire career, talk about some things he would do if elected. He would develop a searchable ledger for Lake County’s finances so they are more easily accessible, as right now they are only available in pdf format. He would also increase the transparency of our property tax bills so we can see how much we are paying each unit of government.