Lake County

Shaw Media coverage of Lake County.

Lake County is located on the northeastern edge of Illinois, nestled against the shores of Lake Michigan and the Wisconsin border. The county is one of the nation’s fastest growing, with a projected 2020 population of 786,000. (

Lake County Jounal &

Published each Thursday, the Lake County Journal serves the communities of Grayslake, Antioch, Lake Villa, Lindenhurst, Fox Lake, Round Lake, Waukegan and Wauconda. Available at over 230 high-traffic retail and business locations, Lake County Journal provides readers with community-focused news and features.

Breaking news and timely local content is available 24/7 at, winner of the Northern Illinois Newspaper Association’s 2011 “Best Website” award.

Great Lakes Bulletin and Fun Times

Serving the Great Lakes U.S. Naval Training Station since 1918, the Great Lakes Bulletin is published every Friday. Over 14,000 copies are available for those living on the naval base and surrounding vicinity.

Each month, Fun Times is published for young recruits and their visiting family and friends. Distribution is via the Great Lakes Bulletin and a mailing list of 2,500 military households.

Lake County Magazine

Each month, this glossy, full-color magazine is distributed to over 100 high-traffic locations throughout Lake County. The content is tailored to affluent, on-the-go females.

Planit Lake

Planit Lake is the county’s best shopping, dining and entertainment website. Families use the site to plan weekend events and find exclusive deals from their favorite local destinations. Lake County shoppers can find savings vouchers from more than 50 local merchants.

Lake County Suburban Life
1100 E. Washington Street
Suite 101
Grayslake, IL 60030