Montgomery County detectives started a death investigation Thursday after a woman’s body was found in a lake in Black Hill Regional Park, officials said.Emergency operators received a call at 11:56 a.m. Thursday, police said.Read full article >>
The Chicago-based firm Loevy & Loevy Attorneys at Law said that the largest wrongful conviction settlement in US history concluded in Lake County, Illinois where the plaintiff Juan Rivera will receive $20 million for being wrongfully imprisoned for a crime he did not commit.
Local Bid for ITR Gets Lake County Council OK FDOT Eyes New Toll Road Federal Loan May Accelerate Wekiva Parkway Project Brent Spence P3 Bill on Life Support NY House Dems Press for Tappan Zee Toll...
GARY, Ind. (AP) -- The remains of two mummified or skeletonized babies have been found tucked inside small boxes above ceiling tiles in a northwestern Indiana funeral home, investigators said. Gary police and the Lake County coroner on Wednesday removed the bodies of a stillborn and a newborn from Smith, Bizzell and Warner Funeral Home. Show More Summary
Few people know that Orange County is actually home to several natural lakes. Most “lakes” are actually man-made reservoirs, but the Laguna Lakes in Laguna Canyon are the real deal, and Barbara’s Lake is the largest in the chain. This...Show More Summary
Each year on the last weekend of April, a motley crew of hikers assemble in Lake Morena County Park, some 20 miles from the Mexican border in San Diego County. The event? ADZPCTKO. Some pronounce it “add-zi-pa-sit-ko.” Some just call it “The Kick Off” as if there were no other. Show More Summary
Whiting Ranch is a popular Orange County wilderness park located in Lake Forest between Foothill Ranch and Santiago Canyon. Although it’s surrounded on two sides by subdivisions, once you hike into the park, you’re transported to another time and place. Show More Summary
Homeless Man Arrested Urinating On Books At Library What else are public libraries good for?? Via Click Orlando: A homeless man was arrested by Lake County deputies after they say he urinated on books at the public library. Benjamin
In 2012, arts consultant Kathie deNobriga succeeded a CDC scientist as mayor of Pine Lake, a sylvan city of 800 residents and DeKalb County’s smallest. Tucked away near Stone Mountain, Pine Lake is just a quarter square mile and has a police force of three.
It’s 9?F. There’s snow everywhere. Your job, as tourism director for the Ithaca, New York and Tompkins County Convention and Visitors Bureau in the Finger Lakes is to convince people to visit that place of their own free will. Good luck. Show More Summary
Photographer Joshua Nowicki has captured beautiful images of the natural frozen sand sculptures created by the cold Michigan winter wind blowing over the frozen beach at Silver County Beach Park in St. Joseph, Michigan, a coastal town that sits directly on the shore of Lake Michigan. According to Nowicki, this is a semi-rare phenomenon. Interesting […]
Excerpt from Inside Out: In rural Oregon, here in Lake County, the debates over public lands and small towns are made of flesh and blood, not concept and theory. The federal government owns 78 percent of Lake County, so it's a very interesting situation, considering that everyone in town has friends who work for the Forest Service and the BLM. Show More Summary
More than 2,000 Hupmobile owners and their families attended the second annual picnic, free-for-all sports program and barbecue staged July 1 by Greer-Robbins Co. at Sawyer's Camp, beside Crystal Springs Lake in San Mateo County. -- Motor West July 1923. Show More Summary
Santa Barbara County water agencies announced Friday that they will receive $2 million in state funding for a pumping project at Cachuma Lake -- a source of drinking water for 220,000 people on the southern central coast -- where water levels have dropped precipitously low.
A 24,000-head swine facility proposed for just south of Lake Superior is raising a few eyebrows in Bayfield County. Reicks View Farms of Lawler, Iowa, on December 19 submitted a preliminary Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System...Show More Summary
Post by Michele Zipp. The Ahles family were in the middle of moving to a new home in Hernando County and were carrying boxes to and from the home they were leaving in Misty Woods, a neighborhood in East Lake, Florida. In the chaos of...Show More Summary
Thousands of Beijingers wake up every day in Yosemite. Hordes more have moved to Palm Springs, not to mention Orange County and Silver Lake. They shop at UCLA and go to Hollywood for a bite to eat.
Robertsport, the capital of Grand Cape Mount County, in northern Liberia, lies at the remote end of a long peninsula, between Lake Piso and the sea. Even during the dry season, the road that leads to it is punishing. In late July, Omu Fahnbulleh made the trip on the back of a motorcycle, in the rain. Show More Summary
Steelhead trout have been dying as they make their way to the Salmon River in Oswego County from Lake Ontario. Apparently, the cause behind the death is a thiamine, or vitamin B, deficiency present in the fish. The Department of Environmental...Show More Summary
Officials from San Bernardino County in California say that they have recovered the body of a woman from the Big Bear lake. While the body has not been positively identified yet, authorities suspect it could be of a missing woman from the area. Show More Summary