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

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)
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Laptops in Checked Luggage Pose Explosion Risk, FAA Warns

The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire.

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:32:00 GMT
Air Berlin Pilots Investigated After Risky Farewell Fly-by

Several videos of the incident were shared online, and someone in a control tower could be heard saying as the plane flew past, 'We are all in awe.'

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:45:00 GMT
Why October Is the Month to Book Your Holiday Travel

It's time to think about holiday travel...and here's a surprising tip.

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:22:00 GMT
FAA Orders A380 Inspections After Engine Blows Apart

The Federal Aviation Administration ordered visual inspections of some Airbus A380 engines after one blew apart on a Los Angeles-bound Air France flight.

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 09:24:14 GMT
The Caribbean Remains Open for Business, but Tahiti Beckons for Some

The Caribbean is still open for business, but destinations like Oahu, Maui, Phoenix, and Los Angeles will likely see an uptick this year.

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:48:00 GMT
LA-Bound Superjumbo Rocked by 'Serious' Engine Explosion

An investigation is underway after an Airbus A380 carying 500 passengers to Los Angeles suffered "serious damage" from a rare uncontained engine failure.

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 01:28:38 GMT
Southwest Apologizes After Woman Is Dragged off Plane

Southwest said it was "disheartened" after an unidentified woman was filmed being roughly removed from a flight after saying she had a severe pet allergy.

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 18:36:00 GMT
Delta Offers Free Texting In-Flight to Lure Customers

Delta will provide free texting on flights beginning Sunday, the airline announced Tuesday.

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 18:16:00 GMT
Airplane Mode: An Odd and Unsettling New Era in Air Travel

Elbow-to-elbow seating, oversized comfort pets, midcabin standoffs and passengers armed with their smartphones.

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 11:56:00 GMT
'Shackles From the Deep' Explores Mystery of Sunken Slave Ship

Michael Cottman traces the story of the Henrietta Marie, a slave ship that wrecked near Key West after dropping off kidnapped Africans in Barbados and Jamaica.

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 03:40:00 GMT