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Four charged in Vernon Hills car burglaries

Four Lake County residents are facing charges in connection with vehicle burglaries June 30 in Vernon Hills, police announced Wednesday.Their arrests occurred about 5:10 a.m. that day after officers were called to the 200 block of Masters Trail in the Gregg's Landing neighborhood on a report of someone pulling on car door handles and then entering a vehicle parked on a nearby street.Responding officers found three people in a vehicle parked on the 1700 block of Woods Way and one of them,...

The Ground Floor: Mother and daughter craft a new business in Mount Vernon

Facebook-based M.A.D. Creations customize shirts, mugs and other items By Deborah Neyens, correspondent Jul 25, 2017 at 7:22 am | Print ViewEmily Reddish said she is a nurse by day and a craft-aholic by night.In January, Reddish teamed up with her mother, Chris Herch, to form M.A.D. Creations, a Facebook-based T-shirt and gift retailer. The acronym M.A.D. stands for Mother and Daughter.Working out of her home in Mount Vernon, Reddish customizes T-shirts and household items...

Los Angeles-Based Hang Ten™ Kids Partners with Ronald McDonald Foundation for Massive Sunglass Donation

The iconic California lifestyle brand will donate thousands of its premium, UV400 and Polarized sunglasses to Ronald McDonald House Charities in Southern California (rmhcsc.org).Vernon, California (PRWEB) August 08, 2017 Hang Ten™ Kids Sunglasses (hangtenkidssunglasses.com), an LA-based, eyewear company with nostalgic designs, charitable roots, and the globally recognized "Feet" mark, recently sent team members to the Pasadena Ronald McDonald House where they gave away sunglasses to those...