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)
Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 60% / Sat: 60% / Sun: 60%.

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Artificial Womb Is a Kinder, Gentler Incubator

Researchers are creating a watery, artificial womb called Biobag to improve care for extremely premature babies.

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:52:39 GMT
GOP Health Care Gets Big Boost With Freedom Caucus Backing

The once-sidelined Republican health care bill got a big boost Wednesday when the conservative Freedom Caucus gave its backing to new revisions.

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:42:00 GMT
Hidden Breeding Grounds for Bacteria in Your Home Revealed

Armed with test swabs and a bacteria meter, TODAY's Jeff Rossen ferrets out hidden breeding grounds for germs in his own home!

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:28:00 GMT
'Don't Run. Get Inside': Public Should Know How to Cope in Nuke Attack, Experts Say

Cities mostly don't have plans, but experts say that Americans can be ready for an unthinkable nuclear attack if they know to "shelter in place."

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:37:00 GMT
Dogs Get Their Very Own Family Tree

First came working dogs breeds that could guard or herd livestock. Later came the hunting dogs. Last came the cute, fluffy things.

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:13:00 GMT
You Thought It Was An Urgent Care Center, Until You Got the Bill

Patients are confusing free-standing emergency rooms with urgent care centers, and paying a price.

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:26:00 GMT
DOJ Asks for More Time to Mull Religious Exemption to Contraception Coverage

Is the Trump administration reneging on Donald Trump's campaign promise to exempt religious organizations from having to provide birth control?

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:20:00 GMT
Beware of 'Natural' Cancer Cures That Could Harm, FDA Warns

The FDA is warning 14 companies to stop making bogus cancer cure claims and is warning consumers not to buy into the quackery.

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:48:00 GMT
Desperate Families Driven to Black Market Insulin

Without insulin Gabriella dies. She's allergic to the one her insurer covers, and can't afford the one she needs. So her mom made a desperate choice.

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:13:00 GMT
Pee in Swimming Pools, Hot Tubs: Lab Tests Reveal the Dirty Truth

Jeff Rossen goes undercover to learn if there's urine in swimming pools, water parks and hot tubs. The truth lab tests reveal isn't pretty.

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:30:00 GMT