The Daily Commercial reports, “Officials say residents of south Lake County could soon see less traffic congestion as the city of Minneola, Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise and Lake County celebrate the opening of the new Hancock Road interchange.”...Show More Summary
Chicago Tribune reports, “An Illinois Tollway board committee on Monday approved spending $25 million to study a long-debated and controversial extension of Illinois Route 53 north into Lake County. The Customer Service and PlanningShow More Summary
IRVINE — An amphitheater, a lake, trails and a botanical garden are among the most popular features residents would like to see built at the developing Orange County Great Park, according to the latest surveys. The City Council, acting as the Great Park board, on Tuesday, May 23, will discuss results from Irvine’s efforts in […]
PLACER COUNTY, Calif. (KCRA) — Lake Tahoe, the largest alpine lake in North America, has filled well above its natural rim and is inching closer to reaching its maximum legal capacity, thanks to record precipitation and snowpack over the winter.
1. Dennis Metzler General Contracting 1 Fairfield, Foothill Ranch 949-637-4320 dmetzlercontracting.com Lake Forest-raised Dennis Metzler combines veteran experience with personalized service. “You don’t always get that in one body,” said customer Tom Herring, 66, of Laguna Woods. Show More Summary
Sixty-eight years later, Florida lawmakers said they were “sorry” to the family members of the Groveland Boys, the four black men who were falsely accused of raping a woman in 1949.
U.S. News: SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The sheriff in a rural southeastern Utah county was charged Friday with threatening an employee in 2015 with a rifle, failing to properly carry out an investigation of the incident and then firing the staffer in retaliation. Two of his deputies were also charged. San Juan County Sheriff […]
Chicago Tribune reports, “Widening and realigning parts of Route 120 are part of a long-discussed proposal to extend Illinois Route 53 north to Lake County and turn it into a T-shaped tollway, with Route 120 at the top. But the 53/120 plan appears to be ailing. Show More Summary
Officials from Laketran, the regional public transportation system in Lake County, Ohio, elected officials, and community representatives gathered on May 9 to commemorate a new 30,000 gallon propane fueling station and public transit bus fleet
A Florida deputy was fired last month for impersonating one of the most famous corrupt cops in movie history. The Orlando Sentinel reports Deputy Dean Zipes was outside a sheriff's substation in Lake County around 4am last February with a police trainee and other deputies when he started quoting a...
Officials are investigating after two people died in a plane crash near Lake Berryessa in Napa County today. The victims have been identified as 55-year-old Jon Murray Karkow, the pilot in command of the aircraft, and 41-year-old Cagri Sever, who was a passenger.
The Cuyahoga River rises on the Glaciated Appalachian Plateau of northeastern Geauga County, in northeast Ohio. Though its headwaters are within 30 miles of Lake Erie, the river tumbles southwestward, passing through Portage County before reaching Akron, in Summit County. Show More Summary
Officials are investigating after two people died in a plane crash near Lake Berryessa in Napa County today.
As thousands of Orange County elementary school students spent time in the classroom, a team of students from St. Mary’s School in Aliso Viejo visited Lake Geneva, Montreux and a particle physics lab. But the April trip wasn’t just a sightseeing tour. For the fourth time in the school’s 11-year competition history, St. Mary’s students […]
A small plane with two people on broad crashed Monday morning near Lake Berryessa in Napa County, according to authorities. The single-engine Icon A5 aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances near Napa County’s largest lake, according to Ian Gregor, a spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration....
The plane crashed shortly after 9 a.m. on the eastern shore of Lake Berryessa, in the Portuguese Cove area, and responders were working to recover two bodies, according to the Napa County Sheriff’s Office. Officers from the Napa County...Show More Summary
SANTA ANA An Orange County Superior Court jury on Friday convicted a 54-year-old ex-con of robbing a Lake Forest bank. Chandler Graham was convicted of eight felony counts including second-degree robbery, assault with a firearm, and evading police in the September 2015 robbery at the Eagle Community Credit Union. Prosecutors said Graham walked into the […]
Re: “Lockout at Irvine Lake: How stagnant negotiations have barred the public from a favorite Orange County fishing spot,” May 3]: According to Serrano General Manager Jerry Vilander, in regard to the lack of a compromise between the Serrano Water District and the county of Orange to open up Irvine Lake to the public for […]
LAKE FOREST District elections may be coming to Lake Forest in 2018. The City Council voted Tuesday night to proceed with a transition from at-large elections, in which residents vote for all candidates, to district-based. Council members said they had wanted to discuss the issue, but their decision was sped up by threat of a lawsuit […]
Sandy Lake is a kettle lake in Portage County, Ohio, a few miles southeast of Kent. Those who own property along the shores of Sandy Lake have access to a beach, which borders its northern edge, and to a well-maintained trail that winds...Show More Summary