Fox Lake District Library · 
255 E. Grand Avenue
Fox Lake, IL 60020
 ·  Phone: (847) 587- 0198
 · Director: Harry J. Bork

Library Hours
 · Mon. - Fri.  9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
 · Saturday  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 · Sunday  1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Sept. thru May)
Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 50% / Sat: 50% / Sun: 20%.

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Bath time! Watch this pit bull lick baby into a fit of laughter

It seems that bath time for your toddler doesn't have to be such a struggle. That is, if your pet dog is willing to pitch in.Briana Figueras recorded her family's 3-year-old pit bull, Gemma, smothering her 10-month-old son, Elliott, with kisses and the giggles that ensued are adorable."She's crazy about him, so that's pretty typical around here," she told

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:27:00 GMT
Five cases when buyer's remorse will cost you big

Buyer's remorse can have serious consequences and not just the usual symptoms of anxiety, nausea and sweaty palms.Particularly for big-ticket items, ignoring any "should I or shouldn't I?" butterflies ahead of a purchase could be an expensive mistake. Strict sellers' policies make it tough to walk away unscathed.

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:03:10 GMT
5 things we love about H&M's fall home collection

It may be July, but H&M is already ushering in the fall season.While the popular fashion retailer is known for its affordable clothing like a $99 wedding dress its home collection hit U.S. stores in 2013. And with its recent debut of its fall home products, we are liking what we are seeing. Here are five things we are coveting from next season's H&M's home line:1.

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:33:00 GMT
Drink up! Three summer juices to quench your thirst

Nothing pairs with a hot summer day better than a cool drink, like a tasty, nutritious juice. Jenny Levison from the Atlanta restaurant "Souper Jenny" is sharing her favorite juice recipes, packed with fruits, veggies and other refreshing ingredients.Super fuel1 cup fresh watermelon juice1/2 cup fresh pineapple juice1/2 cup fresh orange juice1/2 cup coconut water3 tbsp.

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:21:54 GMT
Better off red: Julianne Moore, daughter join fiery stars in Vogue gallery

Several of the hottest entertainers on the planet also happen to have fiery heads of hair, and for that they're celebrated in a new gallery by photographer Annie Leibovitz in Vogue.Actress Julianne Moore is among the celebs whose locks get the love in the fashion mag as "the moment's reigning redheads.

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:50:00 GMT
Fried chicken skin and more new fair food you have to try

For years, fair food seemed to be all about deep-fried gimmicksan annual game of one-upmanship about who could fry up the craziest concoction. Dont get us wrong, there are still plenty of fun, new deep-fried foods, but somehow this years offerings just seem more creative than just throwing random things in hot oil.

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:03:57 GMT
Hey, baseball fans: Quit cracking on Jack!

People, what does Jack White have to do to convince you he actually likes baseball? By our estimate, the former White Stripes rocker spends more time watching games than playing guitar. He was the "anonymous" donor behind the $170,000 restoration of the Detroit ballfield where he ran bases as a kid. And the guy even wears a vintage World Series championship ring, for crying out loud.

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:02:51 GMT
Two abandoned baby hedgehogs get some TLC after a prickly start

It can be a rough world for a hedgehog.After being abandoned by their mom, two baby hedgehogs are making a comeback thanks to the love and care of one UK wildlife rescue center.In June, an observer called England's Secret World Wildlife Rescue center after noticing a mother hedgehog moving some of her babies and that two of them had been left behind.

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:40:00 GMT
Teen takes on the stars, channels Gaga, Kim, Miley and more on Instagram

Ever wanted to be a star? Well, Liam Martin wasn't content to simply want that. He's made his dream come true by actually becoming a star many of them, in fact.The 17-year-old celebrity impersonator has perfected the art of the superstar pose, which he's proved time and time again on Instagram as he channels his inner Lady Gaga, Kim Kardashian, Rihanna, Miley Cyrus and others.

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:11:44 GMT
What bugs us most: Top 10 consumer gripes

It seems like dj vu. Problems with auto dealers, mechanics and home improvement contractors, as well as issues related to credit and debt again top the annual list of consumer complaints.This is not surprising, since these situations often involve large consumer expenditures and some of the most egregious practices, noted the new report on the nations Top Ten Consumer Complaints for 2013.

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:11:00 GMT