McHENRY – Announcement has been made of the engagement of Candace Kilgore and Bradley Arends, both of McHenry.

She is the daughter of Ted and Susan Maloney of Crystal Lake. He is the son of Don and Pam Arends of McHenry.

The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Crystal Lake Central High School, a 2008 graduate of McHenry County College in Crystal Lake with an associate degree in communications and a 2010 graduate of Illinois State University in Bloomington with a Bachelor of Science in visual communications. She is a graphic designer at Omnibus Advertising & Marketing in Arlington Heights.

Her fiancé is a 2007 graduate of Prairie Ridge High School in Crystal Lake and served in the U.S. Marine Corps until 2011 as a communications radio operator. He is a warehouse manager for Dreiske Local Moving Inc. in McCullom Lake.

Their wedding will be Aug. 22, 2014.