Heroin and Opioid Awareness Forum – VIDEO

Forum was held Feb 24 at Lakes Community High School in Lake Villa

Moderator Mike Nerheim, Board Members Pedersen and Weber and Panel Members

Moderator Mike Nerheim, Board Members Pedersen and Weber and six Panel Members

Lake County Board members Linda Pedersen (District 1) and Tom Weber (District 3), in participation with States Attorney Mike Nerheim, presented a panel discussion on Heroin and Opioid Awareness. The two hour forum included panel members Dr...

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Congressman Dold Opens Round Lake Community Office

New Community Constituent Office Opens in Round Lake

Congressman Dold greeting open house visitors

Congressman Dold greeting open house visitors

On Saturday, February 21st, Congressman Robert Dold held an open house to introduce local residents to his new Community Office located at 442 N. Cedar Lake Road in the Village of Round Lake. Dold’s other office is located at 300 Village Green, Suite 235, in Lincolnshire.

Dold stated “I want to than...

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Lake County Rising 2015 – Photos & Video

Lake County Rising @ Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Center 2/12/15

Former Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon

Former Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon

The annual Lake County Rising event held on February 12, 2015 featured former Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon who entertained the audience with empowerment songs while playing her banjo...

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Demolition Finally Gets Underway for New Meijer

Work has begun on demolishing the Walmart

Work has begun on demolishing the Walmart

Demolition and construction that was supposed to get underway in late 2014 is finally moving along in the Mallard Creek Plaza. As you may recall, I reported back in March of last year that representatives from Meijer presented their plans to the Village of Round Lake Beach board members...

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Lake County Rising Feb. 12 at RLB Cultural Center

Lake County rises up against violence and oppression of women

Lake County Rising 2015

Lake County Rising takes place on February 12th, 2015 and is part of the One Billion Rising  initiative founded by Eve Ensler, a global movement to eliminate the oppression of and violence against women...

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Hart Road – Sunset Drive Project “2015 Project of the Year”

Hart Road - Sunset Drive Project

Hart Road – Sunset Drive Project

Baxter & Woodman Projects Recognized with APWA Awards

Several local branches of the American Public Works Association (APWA) have recognized Baxter & Woodman, Inc. projects with awards.   Three projects were recognized, with two being awarded “2015 Project of the Year” and one receiving a “Technical Innovation” award...

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