PolitiFact reports that National Rifle Association board member and Outdoor Channel spokesperson Ted Nugent exaggerated his law enforcement credentials, which included his claim that he is "a cop in Lake County, Michigan" and that he "conduct[s] federal raids with the DEA and ATF and U.S. Show More Summary
Florida Central Railroad freight trains soon will be able to pick up the pace through Lake and Orange counties as an $18.4 million railroad-track upgrade will be completed nearly a year earlier than expected.
Five poachers were recently convicted and sentenced in Lake County for illegally spotlighting and killing deer, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) and the Lake County District Attorney’s Office announced. On August 24, 2013, Lake...
Shi Cheng, dubbed “Lion City” is a submerged metropolis sitting 26 meters to 40 meters below the Qiandao Lake ( Thousand Island Lake) located in Chun’an County, Zhejiang, China. In 1959 the Lion City has been submerged under Qiandao Lake by the Chinese government for the construction of the Xin’an River Hydropower Station. Show More Summary
(LEADVILLE, Colo.) — Search and rescue crews are looking for two skiers who are missing following a large avalanche southeast of Denver. The Lake County Office of Emergency Management says seven skiers on Star Mountain near Independence Pass triggered the slide at about 5 p.m. Show More Summary
Living in a city can be hard when you love nature and the outdoors, but there’s usually a way to get a fix. Here in Chicago we have Lake Michigan and Forest Preserves. The forest preserves are run by the county government and they exist “to acquire, restore and manage lands for the purpose of […]
Three Disney workers were arrested in a recent child sex sting operation. Detectives with the Lake County Sheriff’s Office in central Florida arranged the sting. The undercover operation targeted adults who were seeking sexual relations with children. Show More Summary
Twitter is hiring more people in Chicago, already one of their four largest office sites in the country. The hires will focus on sales and marketing, and engineering. [Sun-Times] Jen Atleson, a candidate for Lake County Treasurer, was feted recently at the home of former congressman Joe Walsh. Show More Summary
(SALT LAKE CITY) — A man with a rifle shot and killed a deputy along a highway Thursday and wounded another deputy during a chase that stretched over 50 miles before he was caught, Utah County Sheriff Jim Tracy said. “Evil ran through...Show More Summary
Lake County, Florida, sheriff's deputy Matthew Donnelly has been charged with sexual battery. After a night of partying a man flagged down Donnelly because his girlfriend had passed out. Donnelly allegedly put the boyfriend in his patrol...Show More Summary
· State Assembly passes bill to keep SoCal beach bonfires legal · What's making Angelenos miserable? · Santa Barbara County's Cachuma Lake water source is disappearing · USC history told via 12 of its oldest buildings · On a...
By Scott Reeder WASHINGTON, D.C. – Pam Harris is an unlikely activist. She is just a Lake County, Ill., mom looking after her disabled adult son. Rather than place her son, Josh, in an institution she entered a program where she receives state assistance to care for him at home. Show More Summary
Photographer J. Larry Golfer of Falls Church sent along the above photo, which he snapped Sunday at Lake Barcroft along with many others. Skaters were out in large numbers on the private lake, which is near Annandale and Falls Church, despite what is a clear consensus among local authorities: It has NOT been cold enough […]
Lake County prosecutors said in juvenile court Thursday that a Illinois girl who allegedly stabbed her 11-year old sister to death Tuesday murdered the girl because she felt underappreciated. Assistant State’s Attorney Claudia Kasten...Show More Summary
The man was walking on the tracks north of 192nd Avenue Northwest and Zebulon Street in Big Lake Township when he was struck and killed by a northbound Northstar train at about 4:45 p.m., according to the Sherburne County Sheriff's Office.
Stretching from DeBary in Volusia County to the north through downtown Orlando to Sand Lake Road in south Orange County, the dozen stations cost the state and federal government and various cities $42 million.
by Operation Rescue staff GARY, IN, January 17, 2014 (OperationRescue.org) — Abortionist Ulrich Georg Klopfer has been criminally charged in Lake County, Indiana, with failing to file a timely report, a Class B Misdemeanor that carries a penalty of up to 180 days in jail and a $1,000 fine. The charge is related…
Abortionist Ulrich Georg Klopfer has been criminally charged in Lake County, Indiana, with failing to file a timely report, a Class B Misdemeanor that carries a penalty of up to 180 days in jail and a $1,000 fine. The charge is related to an incident of statutory rape on a 13-year-old girl. Klopfer, who gave […]
A couple in North Chicago, Illinois, Brandy Allen and Nicholas Timmons, have filed a lawsuit against the Lake County Metropolitan Enforcement Group, a Lake County MEG officer, “unknown agents” and “unknown police officers” in a disturbing case of alleged robbery and abuse. The couple says that police stopped them without cause and proceeded to arrest […]
Tens of thousands of customers in several counties in Ohio are facing a dramatic water shortage after the intake valves at a key plant that draws water from Lake Erie apparently froze amid the wild winter weather. Officials at Avon Lake Municipal Utilities west of Cleveland said …