Category Round Lake Area News

Open Invitation to Tour Round Lake High School

Round Lake High School tours every Friday 9-10am through the end of October

Dr. Donn Mendoza, RLHS Principal

Dr. Donn Mendoza, RLHS Principal

With the $29 million bond referendum looming ahead on the November 4th ballot, have you taken Round Lake Area School District 116 up on their offer to let you tour the High School so that you can be an informed voter before casting your ballot? Today was the third week tours have been off...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Round Lake Area’s Three Day 2014 Mex Fiestas

Held at the Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Center September 12-14

Princess Cristina Paz

Princess Cristina Paz

Inclement weather on Friday cancelled that day’s events but it certainly didn’t dampen the spirits of those who showed up in droves on Saturday and Sunday to enjoy Round Lake Area’s Mex Fiestas at the Cultural Center...

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