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

Library Hours
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 · Saturday  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 · Sunday  1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Sept. thru May)
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The Taliban Harbored Bin Laden. Obama Promised to Defeat Them. He Didn't.

As a candidate, he pledged to run insurgents out of Afghanistan. But to the dismay of millions of Afghans, the war has not been won or even finished.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:19:12 GMT
Rescue Forges On After Avalanche Buries Italian Resort

Only two survivors and two bodies had been recovered from Hotel Rigopiano after it was buried in snow. As many 30 people were still missing.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:53:00 GMT
U.S. Bombers Strike ISIS Camps Near Liberated Libyan City

One U.S. official told NBC News that "several dozen" militants were believed to have been killed in the strikes.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:03:52 GMT
Mexican Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Arrives in U.S. to Face Charges

The head of the Sinaloa cartel was recaptured in early 2016 after escaping a maximum-security Mexican prison. Several U.S. prosecutors want to try him.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:03:00 GMT
See 'El Jarramplas' Pummeled with Turnips in Colorful Spanish Festival

Locals consider it an honor to be selected as 'El Jarramplas,' waiting up to 11 years to don the suit and face a vicious onslaught of vegeta

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:07:00 GMT
Two Dead, Many Missing After Avalanche Buries Italian Hotel

Rescuers battled atrocious weather conditions to reach the Hotel Rigopiano on the Gran Sasso mountain after quakes triggered an avalanche.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:13:00 GMT
Syrian Troops Battle ISIS in Palmyra Desert

Syrian military video, unverified by NBC News, purports to show recent fighting against ISIS militants near the ancient ruins of Palmyra.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:34:00 GMT
NATO Chief 'Absolutely Confident' of U.S. Commitment Under Trump

Jens Stoltenberg stressed the importance of NATO in preserving peace and stability, and went on to outline a new policy on cyber attacks.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:49:00 GMT
After Pledge, Assange Lawyers Say Manning Mercy Fell Short

WikiLeaks said last week that the WikiLeaks founder would agree to be extradited to the U.S. if Manning was granted clemency.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:25:00 GMT
'Horror Movie': 30 Reportedly Dead as Blazing High-Rise Collapses

Earlier, a fire ripped through Tehran's iconic Plasco building. The tower is attached to a multistory shopping mall.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:32:00 GMT