| Oct 26, 2012
| 5:24 AM
Just call it some Meow Mix Meth.
Robert L. Morris, 50, of Eustis was sentenced to more than four years in federal prison for a shipment of meth hidden in a Meow Mix bag,reports the Orlando Sentinel.
The president-elect of the Realtors Association of...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 1:57 PM
SYRACUSE, Ind. -- Forecasters say they've gotten pretty good at predicting when rip currents will cause dangerous swimming conditions in Lake Michigan and getting that message out to the public.
"The hard part is the human side of the equation, answering...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 5:37 AM
Longtime Arlington Park horse jockey Eusebio "Eddie" Razo Jr. was found dead in a garage fire in Long Grove, according to his family.
Lake County authorities said the body was burned beyond recognition and declined to confirm the victim's identity...
| Nov 18, 2012
Second of two parts
Fruitland Park City Manager Ralph Bowers offered his resignation — with conditions — last week as Lake County sheriff's detectives opened an investigation into whether he committed some kind of sex crime against an...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 8:52 AM
Two Lake County jail inmates who walked away from a re-entry program Saturday were spotted in Montcalm County Sunday but remained on the loose.
The Newaygo County Sheriff's Department on Saturday night advised White Cloud residents to stay inside and...
| Apr 16, 2010
What is it going to take for elected officials in this county to connect with the real world and pay attention to demands from those who live here?
Must they go on a sit-down hunger strike in front of Barnhill's Buffet? Chain themselves together along U....
| May 2, 2010
WINDERMERE — Best known by locals for writing speeding tickets, Windermere police seldom drew notice beyond town borders. That is, until Tiger Woods crashed his SUV in a nearby gated community where members of the department worked as bodyguards for...
| Feb 2, 2010
| 9:46 PM
Two-year-old Maria Lopez-Vazquez, who authorities say was separated from her parents for six months after a Eustis nun ran off with her, was reunited with her relieved mother and father Tuesday night amid a sea of news cameras at Orlando International...
| Feb 3, 2010
| 9:16 PM
A Lake County church leader accused of taking off with a toddler against the wishes of the child's parents defended herself Wednesday, calling the episode a "misunderstanding."
"We have helped these people for two years," said Laura Maria Caballero,...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 1:29 PM
A college athlete formerly from Hyde Park Academy drowned while staying at a Florida resort with her track teammates from Central State University.
Jasmine Crenshaw, 22, was last seen Saturday, swimming with teammates in a lake, her mother, Jackie...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 5:27 AM
Icy conditions led to numerous accidents in Lake County this morning, officials said.
A dispatcher for the Lake County Sheriff's Department said police were forced to shut down southbound lanes of Illinois Highway 83 between U.S. Route 45 and Illinois...