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The city of Waukegan, Illinois has a population of 87901 and ranked #9 by population in the state. Waukegan has 29243 households and a total area of 23.01 sq. miles w/ a population density of 3820.1 people per sq. mile and approx. 3 people per household. Data according to 2000 census.

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Waukegan plans watercraft restrictions on Municipal Beach - With Memorial Day weekend a month away, the City Council’s Lakefront/Beach Committee conducted its inaugural meeting on Monday, April 21, to address issues like personal watercraft operating in the swimming area of Municipal Beach. The committee’s chair, 7th Ward Ald. Lisa May, said the consensus was to recommend restrictions on things like jet skis, if not an outright prohibition. “We’ve banned ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Woman charged, man sought after Waukegan shooting - Authorities have charged one woman and are seeking a second suspect wanted in connection with a shooting April 14 in north suburban Waukegan. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Trial starting for 2nd man accused in '94 Waukegan killing - The trial is underway today for the second man to be charged in the 1994 murder of Waukegan appliance store owner Fred Reckling. - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Waukegan arrested in Wis. faces child porn charges in Illinois - The Waukegan man facing multiple charges of possession of images depicting nudity from using video cameras in a Pleasant Prairie, Wis., RecPlex women’s locker room has now been charged in Illinois. Pleasant Prairie Chief of Police David Smetana said that Karl Landt, 36, of Waukegan, who is in their custody, has been served with a warrant for possession of child pornography. Waukegan police ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Two Waukegan officers injured during couple's fight - Two police officers were injured early Wednesday when they responded to a call of a couple fighting in north suburban Waukegan. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Waukegan couple's spat yields 16-officer response, 2 hurt - Two police officers were injured early Wednesday when they responded to a call of a couple fighting in north suburban Waukegan. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Man charged after threat closes SOS office in Waukegan - A Zion man has been charged in connection with the closing of the Waukegan office of the Illinois Secretary of State on Thursday morning after he allegedly walked into the facility with a box, put it down and shouted threatening statements, authorities said.         - Thu, 27 Mar 2014

Two Cops Hurt Breaking Up Domestic Dispute In Waukegan - Two officers responded to a call of a couple fighting and throwing things at each other about 1:50 a.m. Wednesday, and found Brian Hall, 28, and Leporsha Doby, 29, arguing at their home in the 300 block of Franklin Street. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Prosecutors claim DNA samples tie man to murder - DNA samples of blood taken from Fred Reckling’s stolen Lincoln Town Car match the Chicago man charged with the Waukegan business owner’s murder, a prosecutor told jurors Tuesday as the trial of Hezekiah Whitfield got underway. In his opening statement to the jury, Assistant State’s Attorney Steve Scheller said DNA matches from the car, as well as blood drops taken from the carpet in the Waukegan ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

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Mary Ann Kornau-Bandurski - my happy news, my son Randy and Mayra were married today in the Waukegan courthouse. My son is happy so I'm happy. Will post pictures later - congratulations to Randy Schmalgemeier and Mayra Orta - 0 Likes


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The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired - Lighthouse North is hosting Tom's Road Show tomorrow from 10am-3pm. We are located at 222 Waukegan Rd. Glenview, IL 60025! For more information, please visit http://chicagolighthouse.org/events/2014-04-24/low-vision-products-road-show-comes-glenview-il - 0 Likes

Waukegan Neighborhood Policing Program - On April 14th, 2014 at 10:15am officers from the Waukegan Police Department’s D2 Patrol Division responded to a shooting in the 00 block of Philippa Avenue. Upon arrival officer’s confirmed that one victim had been shot through the right hand. The victim was... - 0 Likes

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