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Electrifying honor

Electrifying honor

      The Supalo family, father Michael, twin brothers Graham and Miller, 3, and mother Erin, throw the switch at the 40th-annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony in front of the Antioch, Ill., Village Hall, 874 Main St., on Nov. 27. The Supalo’s achieved the electrifying distinction by winning this year’s Village […]

 
 

A hard-earned honor

A hard-earned honor

      Twin Lakes Village Board President Howard Skinner (left) issues a proclamation honoring poll worker Pat Kjellander for her 36 years of service to Twin Lakes elections at the Village Board meeting Nov. 16. (Photo by Jason Arndt)

 
 

Twin Lakes approves tax hike

Road resurfacing projects drive 15-cent increase By Jason Arndt Staff Writer The Twin Lakes Village Board unanimously approved a 15-cent property tax rate hike at its regular meeting Nov. 16. Village officials said the increase is needed, citing road resurfacing projects and rising operational costs. Residents will pay $5.14 per […]

 
 

A solemn salute

A solemn salute

Active military personnel join veterans in saluting the flag during the playing of Taps at Westosha Central High School’s Veterans Day ceremony. (Photo by Earlene Frederick)

 
 

Salem business park progresses

Salem business park progresses

Goal is to attract businesses planning to move from Illinois By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Town of Salem has broken ground in preparation for infrastructure improvements for its business park, which is on Highway C, next to the Salem highway/fire building. Town of Salem Administrator Pat Casey said that three […]

 
 

A fallen officer’s sad tale of betrayal and suicide

A fallen officer’s sad tale of betrayal and suicide

Gliniewicz committed suicide to avoid facing criminal probe, officials say By Jason Arndt Staff Writer On the surface, Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz was a military veteran, family man and well-respected officer with the Fox Lake Police Department. However, according to investigators, he was a thief and an embarrassment to the […]

 
 

An unprecedented bond

An unprecedented bond

Obregon held on $5 million, faces 32 charges including murder By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Andrew Obregon, 32, was ordered held on an unprecedented $5 million bond by the Kenosha County District Attorney’s Office Wednesday. Obregon, of Bristol, stands accused of 32 charges, including first-degree intentional homicide of Tywon Anderson […]

 
 

Man shot, killed by deputies

Man shot, killed by deputies

Sheriff said he pointed shotgun at two officers By Jason Arndt Staff Writer A 47-year-old Paddock Lake resident is dead following an officer-involved shooting Saturday. Darren Myron Fude, who reportedly pointed a shotgun at two of three Kenosha County Sheriff’s deputies at a residence in the 6100 block of 236th […]

 
 

Randall referendum wins in a landslide

Voters allow district to exceed revenue limit for three years By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent An overwhelming number of Randall Grade School district residents said yes to exceed the proposed revenue limit by $460,000 for the next three school years. Seventy nine percent, or 339 to 90 were in favor of […]

 
 

Breaking: Police capture Obregon in Illinois following carjacking

Breaking: Police capture Obregon in Illinois following carjacking

Law enforcement officials captured Kenosha County fugitive Andrew Obregon in Illinois just prior to 4 p.m. Tuesday following a vehicle chase, authorities have confirmed. The car chase ended on Lewis Avenue just south of Russell Road in Lake County, Ill., according to the Kenosha County Sheriff’s office. Illinois law enforcement […]