Steven Shields new Round Lake Village Administrator

Re-assignments and a new hire in Round Lake

Round Lake Village Administrator Steven Shields

Round Lake Village Administrator Steven Shields

In July 2014, the Village Board of Round Lake appointed Steven Shields as its new village administrator, replacing Russell Kraly who was appointed by Mayor Dan MacGillis to fill the remaining term of Greg Clements as Trustee...

Read More

Kevin Bueso New Round Lake Beach Finance Director

Village of Round Lake Beach Names Kevin Bueso as its new Finance Director

Round Lake beach Finance Director Kevin Bueso

Round Lake Beach Finance Director Kevin Bueso (photo courtesy of LinkedIn)

The Village of Round Lake Beach has announced that Kevin Bueso will be its new finance director...

Read More

AKHAN Semiconductor Pitches Plans to Gurnee Officials

Incentives and grants could lead to 250 new jobs within three years

Gurnee Mayor Kristina_Kovari

Gurnee Mayor Kristina_Kovarik

At a special Village of Gurnee meeting on September 16th, AKHAN Semiconductor, a company that is a pioneer in diamond semiconductor technology, announced intentions to relocate to the Gurnee area and invest at least $15 million into a new Gurnee operation along with creating 80 new jobs that could tur...

Read More

The Medal of Honor: Behind the Scenes

Medal of Honor

Medal of Honor

Today, President Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to two men — Army Command Sergeant Major Bennie G. Adkins and Army Specialist Four Donald P. Sloat — for their service in Vietnam.

“Nearly half a century after their acts of valor,” the President said, “a grateful nation bestows upon these men our highest mili...

Read More

Eagle Project at Indian Hill Elementary School

Local Boy Scout Troop Organizes Eagle Project at RLAS-116 School

RLASD-116

RLAS-116

Students of Indian Hill Elementary School in Round Lake Heights will benefit this year by work organized and performed by members of the Round Lake Boy Scout Troop 275...

Read More

The One Year Anniversary of the Rollins Road Gateway Project

Time lapse videos showing what has occurred from September 2013 until September 2014

Rollins Road Camera

Rollins Road Camera

As we all grit our teeth over the upcoming six to eight week intersection closure beginning September 24th at Rollins Road and Route 83, let’s take a look back and see how it has all come together using the two cameras that the County had installed a year ago...

Read More

Round Lake, Round Lake Beach, Round Lake Park, Round Lake Heights, Hainesville, Grayslake, Round Lake School District 116, Round Lake Park District, Round Lake Library, Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Center, Avon Township, District 116, District 10, Round lake Area News, Round Lake News, Meijer's, Rollins Road Gateway Project