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2014 IHSA state football brackets
Readers sound off on Washington Redskins, Hobby Lobby and October
Two former corrections officers indicted in Lake County Jail death
David Adler Music & Arts Center hosts artist Beth McKenna
Community remembers Libertyville High School grad who died in car crash
Libertyville Township appoints new highway commissioner
Local monastery student pleads not guilty to indecent solicitation charges
Local Habitat for Humanity champions win lifetime achievement award
Some Catholic schools in Chicago Archdiocese will close
Football playoff preview: Libertyville at Lincoln Park
Football playoff preview: Carmel at Harlem
Gurnee native plays Witchy role in Great America’s Fright Fest
Libertyville High School graduate dies in car crash in Iowa
Fremd drops Libertyville soccer in sectional semifinal
Early-voting site changes draw criticism in Lake County
Ketchup-gate: Rauner campaign says hot dog with ketchup wasn’t for the candidate
Rauner makes brief appearance at Vernon Hills Portillo’s
PADS Lake County’s new headquarters is more modern, accessible
Taco Bell unveils mobile app for ordering
Deerfield native wins reality TV cooking show
Illinois ranks 31st in business tax climate
Carmel’s Brienne Minor follows sister’s path to state tennis title
Paul Sassone: Toy store breaks bad over drug lord dolls
New Amazon facility in Illinois to bring 1,000 jobs to state
Mundelein resident launches indoor winter farmers market
Despite construction, officials say Riverside Pool will open on time
The Big Questions: Tom Dreesen on Sinatra, comedy and profanity Arts & Entertainment
The Big Questions: Tom Dreesen on Sinatra, comedy and profanity
Comedian Tom Dreesen has seen it all. In the 1960s, the Harvey native pioneered the first interracial stand-up comedian team with Tim Reid (best known for his later role as Venus Flytrap on “WKRP in Cincinnati”). In the 1970s, he helped lead the strike against Mitzi Shore's iconic Comedy Store. Dressen also appeared on the “Tonight Show” 61 times and served as Frank Sinatra’s opening act for 14 years.
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