Fox Lake District Library · 
255 E. Grand Avenue
 · 
Fox Lake, IL 60020
USA
 ·  Phone: (847) 587- 0198
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 · 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: 20% / Sat: 0% / Sun: 20%.

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Meet the blind 13-year-old wrestler inspiring his teammate and family

Max Lamm is in many ways your typical 13-year-old boy, enjoying his drum set, texting, and of course, wrestling."I consider myself extremely lucky," Max told NBC's Craig Melvin on TODAY. "I've got a nice family, a lot of good friends, good teachers, good school."But the middle-school student from suburban Mars, Pennsylvania, is more than just lucky. He's a living miracle.






Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:24:00 GMT
Actress Angela Leslie accuses Bill Cosby of sexual assault

Another woman has stepped forward to accuse actor and comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault.Actress Angela Leslie, 52, said she was meeting Cosby in his Las Vegas suite in 1992 to discuss acting opportunities when he sexually assaulted her.






Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:00:00 GMT
Woman spends $35K to find lost dog

Janet Mihalfyi's dog Havoc disappeared last November after chasing a deer. Since then, Mihalfyi has spent more than $35,000 trying to find the dog using posters, calling services and even consulting four psychics. NBC's Peter Alexander reports.

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:26:00 GMT
Watch Idina Menzel and Michael Bubl's adorable kid version of 'Baby it's Cold Outside'

Iconic crooners Idina Menzel and Michael Bubl have joined the ranks of duos such as Bette Midler and James Caan and Dolly Parton and Rod Stewart this holiday season with their recently released duet of the 1944 song, "Baby it's Cold Outside.






Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:46:00 GMT
How one mother found happiness giving up her 'tiger mom' status

As the author to six parenting books and a regular contributor in British newspapers, Tanith Carey has made a career writing about parenting.But for a few years, Carey says she could have been defined by another label: tiger mom.Soon after Carey gave birth to her first child, Lily, Carey says she put her daughter's future resume first.






Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:13:00 GMT
Father returns from Afghanistan to surprise daughter in sweet reunion

A young girl attending her school assembly this week believed it was nothing out of the ordinary. But her military father had a special surprise in store for her.On Wednesday in Midlands, South Carolina, Staff Sgt. Joel Specter, who had been serving in Afghanistan for nine months, decided to pay his fourth grade daughter a surprise visit.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:21:00 GMT
Great green beans: Updated takes on the classic casserole and more

Green bean casserole might not have the historic pedigree of other Thanksgiving dishes, but its been a holiday staple since Dorcas Reilly developed the recipe for Campbells in 1955. Its a dish thats made its mark: Even folks who dont like the classic casserole tend to serve green beans on Turkey Day.






Fri, 21 Nov 2014 21:37:54 GMT
Lost cat trying to go home for holidays after mysterious 2,300-mile trip

An animal shelter in Maine is working to make sure a lost cat returns home for the holidays, even though home happens to be on the other side of the country.






Fri, 21 Nov 2014 21:33:00 GMT
Are you having Thanksgiving in the happiest U.S. state for Turkey Day?

There's some U.S. states you want to have Thanksgiving in and some you don't and it's not just whether your inlaws live there!Amid the toasts and good times, there's also the Thanksgiving disasters. Theres more that can go wrong on Thanksgiving than undercooking the turkey and sending everyone home with food poisoning.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:09:00 GMT
Are you having Thanksgiving in the happiest U.S. state for Turkey Day?

There's some U.S. states you want to have Thanksgiving in and some you don't and it's not just whether your inlaws live there!Amid the toasts and good times, there's also the Thanksgiving disasters. Theres more that can go wrong on Thanksgiving than undercooking the turkey and sending everyone home with food poisoning.






Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:09:00 GMT
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