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Lake County Forest Preserves
Jan 22, 2015 12:13 PM

Lake County Life Tells Story of What Makes Lake County Special

It’s the natural beauty, our schools and businesses, and the active and healthy people who live, work and play here.

Lake County Forest Preserves
Ranger Police
Aug 05, 2014 09:02 AM

Ranger Police Officer Saves Baby

Officer Dreyer administered infant CPR after baby stopped breathing.

Des Plaines River Trail
Jul 22, 2014 09:51 AM

Land Buy Closes Gap in DPR Trail

At their July 2014 meeting, our Board of Commissioners approved a small land purchase that will have a mighty impact on the Des Plaines River Trail.

Apr 24, 2014 11:19 AM

Adlai Stevenson Home Designated a National Historic Landmark

U.S. Department of the Interior selects site as landmark honoring nation’s cultural heritage.

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