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: 10% / Sat: 40% / Sun: 40%.

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Nurse Kaci Hickox steps up Ebola quarantine battle

Kaci Hickox, the nurse fighting her Ebola quarantine in Maine, went biking Thursday. Officials are attempting to force her to comply to the quarantine. NBC's Stephanie Gosk reports.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:30:00 GMT
Wal-Mart bringing Black Friday to Halloween weekend

Halloween weekend is shaping up to be a big event for retailersjust not for the reason you might think. Although many consumers plan to extend their Halloween celebrations past Friday, Wal-Mart on Saturday will shift its focus from orange and black to red and green, when it kicks off its first round of holiday deals.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:29:43 GMT
Accused Pennsylvania cop killer Eric Frein captured

After 48 days on the run, Eric Frein, wanted for killing a state trooper and wounding another, is in custody. The search ended at an abandoned airfield. NBC's Kristen Dahlgren reports.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:27:00 GMT
Snag Sandra Lee's last-minute Halloween party ideas and recipes

Does the thought of planning a Halloween party on Halloween scares you silly? Sandra Lee is here to show you it can be done and it can be fun! Get started by whipping up these easy recipes for spooky snacks and cocktails.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:49:00 GMT
J.K. Rowling writes Harry Potter Halloween tale profiling 'malicious' Dolores Umbridge

J.K. Rowling is serving up a special Halloween dose of Harry Potter for her die-hard fans, this time in the form of a profile of one of the most malicious characters in the Harry Potter universe. The story comes, the online home for the world of Harry Potter, which shared her latest story exclusively with

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:01:00 GMT
Maine Gov: I Don't Want Nurse 'Within Three Feet of Anyone'

Hickox left the house in Fort Kent where she has been holed up and went out for the ride with her boyfriend, Ted Wilbur.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:51:01 GMT
Leonardo DiCaprio urges transition to clean energy in latest short film

"The scientific community has spoken" and so has Leonardo DiCaprio, again, in the latest short documentary film about climate change narrated by the eco-conscious actor."Green World Rising" takes a look at how "renewable energy can provide a solid foundation for a thriving, sustainable modern world," according to a news release from Tree Media, the production company behind the film series.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:46:06 GMT
Working from home: 'Office' star Jenna Fischer shares selfie with baby

Forget "The Office," Jenna Fischer is doing her best work at home these days.The actress shared a selfie on Instagram Wednesday showing her 5-month-old daughter, Harper, strapped into a Baby Bjorn and smiling up at the camera with mom."Been up since dawn. Cookies will help! #bakingday," Fischer wrote in the caption.It's the first photo of the little girl since Fischer jumped on Instagram on Sept.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 22:50:41 GMT
'I just peed!' Ellen DeGeneres sends terrified staffers through haunted house

Think your job is rough? How many bloody zombies jumped out at you today? If the answer is less than a dozen, your job's a cakewalk compared to that of "Ellen DeGeneres Show" executive producer Andy Lassner.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:11:00 GMT
Brittany Maynard to her husband: 'My heart is so full of love for you'

Away from the campaign, the critics and the cancer, the love story of Brittany Maynard and Dan Diaz seems only to blaze more brightly as her final day looms closer.In her public statements, Maynard, 29, has called Diaz, 43, a hero. In social-media posts, she calls him Babe, describes him as a rock.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:27:12 GMT