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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Talks Continue Wednesday Amid Waukegan Teachers' Strike - CBS Local - CHICAGO (CBS) – Negotiators said they intend to return to the bargaining table Wednesday in the strike by teachers in Waukegan, where classes remain canceled. For much of the day Tuesday, Waukegan Community Unit School District 60 chief negotiator ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Motorcycle cancer benefit to ride out of Waukegan - Lake County News Sun - The event will be based at TR's Front Row, 219 Greenwood Ave., Waukegan. Participating bikers will leave the establishment between 10 and 11 a.m. for a 65-mile ride to four other taverns and return to TR's Front Row, which will hold raffles all day and ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Pianist Umi Garrett, 13, to perform at Orlin Trapp in Waukegan - Lake County News Sun - She will share her musical magic at 3 p.m. Oct. 26 at Orlin Trapp Auditorium at Waukegan High School, 2325 Brookside Ave. The performance is presented by the Lake County Community Concert Association and Live On Stage, Inc. Garrett is the 2012 winner ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Waukegan District 60 ups its salary offer, sides still sparring - Lake County News Sun - Kathy Schwarz, president of the Waukegan Teachers' Council, said the district's negotiating team self-imposed a curfew of 6 p.m. She added that teachers were willing to stay at the table until a settlement is reached. Union officials also continue to ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Waukegan schools are closed Wednesday; sides still at odds on financials - Lake County News Sun - Waukegan Teachers' Council President Kathy Schwarz said, “Two hours into negotiations today, the District's attorney, Anthony Ficarelli, said to us, 'Maybe today's not the day to break up the log jam.' This made it clear that their side was not serious ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Religion Notes: Shiloh Baptist Church of Waukegan celebrates its 97th anniversary - Lake County News Sun - Celebration: Shiloh Baptist Church of Waukegan is celebrating its 97th anniversary by hosting a spirit-filled musical along with a Christ–centered Bible Conference at 800 S. Genesee St. The Gospel Musical will encompass great voices from the North ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Waukegan schools to remain closed Wednesday as negotiations continue - Lake County News Sun - Just before 9 p.m. Tuesday, Waukegan School District 60 officials announced that its schools would remain closed Wednesday, marking three full weeks of the teachers strike. District spokesman Nicholas Alajakis added that district officials and the ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

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Juan A Sostre - Bertha Hernandez Sostre - 0 Likes

Eliana Asebey-Urquieta - Oh my God, this is beyond ridiculous! The board apparently does not really care or worry about our children's education! So sad. - 0 Likes

Calvin Beecher - #Waukegan teachers and school board #wps60 are selfish. Negotiations Adjourn for the Evening; Union Continues To Make No Effort To Compromise; Schools To Remain Closed on Thursday, October 23, and Friday, October 24 - 0 Likes

Barbara Poynter - I'm over this entire stupid situation the teachers lying, the board lying, the union lying everybody lying and in the mist of all this lying the kids are going uneducated! 2 things I hate a lier and a thief. Thinking about getting on a serious budget to put m... - 0 Likes

Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois - Members from Waukegan, Round Lake, and Glenview out supporting Congressman Schneider, Future Treasurer Frerich's, Sen. Durbin, & Gov. Quinn. - 0 Likes

Shaun Nash - This is getting Ridiculous with the BOE have some respect for your fellow peers and meet with the union and get this Strike Resolved.#Supportwaukeganteachers - 0 Likes

Ross Kessler - Stay strong Waukegan teachers. #waukeganstrong - 0 Likes

102.3 XLC - Waukegan school will be closed again both Thursday and the teacher's strike moves into week 4. - Tim - 0 Likes

Waukegan Public Schools - Negotiations adjourned for the day at approximately 6 pm. No progress was made as the Union put forth no proposals that showed a good faith effort to negotiate. Due to the continuing Teachers’ Union strike, there will be no school on Thursday, October 23, or... - 0 Likes

James A Wright Jr - Teachers... your union leaders are about to royally screw you! - 0 Likes

Waukegan High School JLAB - Cadets, please note that today is the last day to register and take the practice test. To those still interested in competing, the practice test is essential so make sure to save your scores. May the odds be ever in your favor! - 0 Likes

Waukegan Teachers-Parents United - There have been some discussions about going to the Greenbelt Park District site at 7:30. Teachers? Parents? If you go, keep it to under 50 people. Keep it civil. But, you have the right. ~P - 0 Likes

Kasey Gerrish - This was in WAUKEGAN, Illinois Edmund! Wow - 0 Likes

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