Frostie Bites Yogurt Shop Opens in Round Lake Beach

Family owned frozen yogurt “Frostie Bites” open for business!

Sarah Seidel

Sarah Seidel

There’s been a lot of excitement building up in the Round Lake community anticipating the opening of the new Frostie Bites in Round Lake Beach. A lot of people were asking ‘When?” as they drove by and saw the “opening soon” signs in the windows...

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Avon Township Holds Their 5th Annual Touch-A-Truck

5th Annual Touch-A-Truck

5th Annual Touch-A-Truck

It was a prefect day to hold a Touch-A-Truck event at the Avon Township Center. Once again Avon Township partnered with several local organizations and offered local residents of all ages to stop by and enjoy looking at as well as sitting in some big rigs...

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Rollins Road Now Open to Traffic UNDER the Railroad Bridge

 After barely over a year, traffic will no longer have to wait on trains!

Working through a miserable winter and dealing with unexpected problems like poor soil, buried gas mains, and rainy weather, the contractors involved in the Rollins Road Gateway construction project opened it up to traffic for the first time on September 25th around 11:30 AM...

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Mayor Hill Named to Illinois Municipal League Board of Directors

ROUND LAKE BEACH MAYOR RICHARD H HILL ELECTED TO IML BOARD OF DIRECTORS

RLB Mayor Rich Hill

RLB Mayor Rich Hill

This past week in Chicago, the Illinois Municipal League held its 101st Annual Conference, where over 1,500 mayors, councilmembers, and local officials attended for education on new laws and responsibilities for municipalities and municipal officials, in-depth working sessions, and election of new officers...

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Rollins Road Switch-Over on Thursday, September 25

Traffic expected to begin switching after 10:00 AM

The contractors needed just one additional day to get the concrete shoulder curbing, center curbing, lane markings, and a few more minor details completed before switching traffic from the temporary Rollins Road bypass onto the new roadway.

Until the Route 83 merge lanes are completed, there will be NO turns onto either Rollins or Route 83 from ei...

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A Reminder About the Rollins Road Detours on Sept. 24th

Plenty of activity today

Plenty of activity today

IMPORTANT UPDATE: An announcement from the project engineer now says the following:
“This afternoon, we were informed by our contractor that they would be unable to make the traffic switch onto the new Rollins pavement scheduled for tomorrow. Instead, it will be postponed until Thursday, September 25.

Traffic will begin shifting in the morning, starting with WB traffic on...

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