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  • Robin Hood proposal

    To the Editor:I have seen some stupid things printed in this newspaper, but this is over the top.Fro ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Shirking responsibility

    To the Editor:I read the statements the Savage family made in the Northwest Herald (“Cary couple sti ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Poor roads in Bull Valley

    To the Editor:I read the article in the paper about the village of Bull Valley and all the excuses a ...
    April 15, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • Big bucks from townships

    To the Editor:Illinois’ nearly 13 million citizens have a shameful tax burden of supporting 7,000 un ...
    April 15, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • No more party line votes

    To the Editor:I am very tired of the criticism leveled at people who choose not to vote in primary e ...
    April 15, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • War on obesity

    To the Editor:Our legislators are back in session, and you’ll love this.Fully aware the citizenry ca ...
    April 14, 2014 - 6:23 pm
  • Diaper Bank’s good work

    To the Editor:I had the privilege of seeing firsthand what the Diaper Bank does when I helped them o ...
    April 14, 2014 - 6:23 pm
  • No more taxes

    To the Editor:I am against more tax increases and, in particular, the bill proposed raising the cons ...
    April 14, 2014 - 6:23 pm
  • Importance of volunteers

    To the Editor:Volunteers are one of the nation’s most valuable resources.Volunteer Center McHenry Co ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:44 pm
  • Explanation please

    To the Editor:I’m not in any way knocking any fire department. I know they all put their lives on th ...
    April 11, 2014 - 1:33 pm
  • Eisenmann ramps up hiring

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Eisenmann Corp. has been ramping up and hiring engineers after shedding its manufacturing arm in 2006.
    April 17, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Dobbeck: Set up new employees for success

    Your newly hired employees deserve the best chance for success at your company. You can help each become a valued member of your team by planning a we ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:43 pm
  • Hard Charge coming to Spring Grove

    SPRING GROVE – Hard Charge is bringing its obstacle course racing event to Richardson Adventure Farm in Spring Grove on July 19.
    April 16, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • MCC to offer medical coding boot camp

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College will offer a three-day Coding Certification Exam Prep Boot Camp from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 2, 3 and 4 in Ro ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Colorado company buys Centerville Self Storage

    WOODSTOCK – Sparkplug Capital LLC, a Boulder, Colo., company that operates the Red Dot Storage brand, recently bought Centerville Self Storage LLC’s 4 ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Yumz launches Greek frozen yogurt with party

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt, a self-serve frozen yogurt franchise with locations in Crystal Lake and Lake in the Hills, announced the ad ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Factory output extended gains in March

    WASHINGTON – U.S. factory output rose further last month, extending strong growth from February after harsh weather had caused production to tumble in ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:43 pm
  • Why high oil prices are actually good for airlines

    NEW YORK – Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs. But the truth is higher prices actually have been good for business.
    April 16, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Home building up in March after winter

    WASHINGTON – U.S. home construction rose moderately in March as builders resumed work at the end of a frigid winter. But applications for building per ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:43 pm
  • Students flock to McHenry County Ag Expo

    WOODSTOCK – Students from all over McHenry County got a chance to get out of the classroom this week and step into the world of farming.
    April 16, 2014 - 10:48 pm

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