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  • Internship programs work to close manufacturing skills gap in McHenry County

    SPRING GROVE – After working with interns who come to CRV Electronics through a McHenry County youth program, David Niehus wishes he had similar oppor ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:40 am
  • Piershale: Consider a retirement planning do-over

    Have you ever had times in your life when you wish you could get a second chance? There seriously is one thing that you can do over, and that is on a ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Advocate Sherman Hospital opens outpatient center in Huntley

    Employees at Advocate Sherman Hospital commemorated the opening of the new Advocate Outpatient Center, 12155 Regency Parkway, Huntley, with Huntley Ar ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dave says: Save money and pass on costly warranties

    Dear Dave,My husband and I have a disagreement on whether or not you would recommend buying a home w ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Caldwell: Criticism can lead to success

    My grandmother, the late Jeanette Edwards, said, “Show me a person who hasn’t been criticized, and I’ll show you a person who hasn’t done much.”
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Crystal Lake Dental Associates celebrate 35 years with local Chamber

    Crystal Lake Dental Associates, 280-B Memorial Court, Crystal Lake, recently commemorated 35 years as Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce member. Owners ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • National Gift Card Corp in Crystal Lake hires senior vice president

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake-based National Gift Card Corp. recently hired a 25-year veteran of incentive fulfillment as the company’s senior vice ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • INTREN executive named a finalist for regional CFO of the Year award

    UNION – The Chicago chapter of Financial Executives International named an executive at Union-based INTREN as a finalist for its Chicago CFO of the Ye ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • U.S. regulator missed its best chance to catch Volkswagen cheating

    CHICAGO — More than a decade ago, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency helped develop a technology that ultimately was used by an independent labo ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 9:38 am
  • Here's why Americans are getting new credit and debit cards

    NEW YORK – The battle against credit card fraud is inching forward.As of Thursday, the liability for ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 3:39 pm
  • Sage Products in Cary launches resdesigned website

    CARY – Medical manufacturer Sage Products launched a redesigned website that better meets demand for clients who are on the go, the Cary-based company ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 1:51 pm
  • ConAgra cuts 1,500 jobs; moving HQ from Omaha to Chicago

    OMAHA, Neb. – ConAgra will cut about 1,500 jobs, or approximately 30 percent of its global, office-based workforce, and move its headquarters to Chica ...
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 8:40 am
  • The pitiful state of dormitory mattresses

    If you’re a parent sending your student off to college for the first time, it’s a good idea to take a look at one item that likely didn’t even make it ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 1:08 pm
  • Survey: U.S. businesses added jobs in September at solid pace

    WASHINGTON – Buoyed by strong consumer spending and steady home sales, U.S. businesses added jobs at a healthy pace in September, according to a priva ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 8:26 am
  • McHenry to get third Dunkin' Donuts location

    McHENRY – A third Dunkin' Donuts is looking to move into McHenry.Construction could start as early a ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:12 am
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