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  • Graham: Chamber is part of recipe for success for local businesses

    If you like food, family, and friends – not necessarily in that order – this is a great time of year.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Unemployment rate in McHenry County falls to 5.1 percent

    McHenry County’s unemployment rate fell 1.9 percentage points in October compared to the same time last year, according to preliminary data from the U ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • “Maximizing Your Spending Power!”

    This concept doesn’t require working yourself to the bone or even working an extra hour.  It means making a host of good decisions regarding our caree ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:54 am
  • New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus at chain restaurants, supermarkets and more

    WASHINGTON — Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants, ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 2:27 pm
  • Info session planned in Woodstock for workers interested in becoming welders

    WOODSTOCK – Grant funding is available to help dislocated workers become welders or CNC operators or programmers.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:59 pm
  • Woodstock event to highlight need for construction-industry apprentices

    WOODSTOCK – An event highlighting careers and apprenticeship opportunities in the construction industry is planned for December.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Google's developing spoon that helps people with tremors, Parkinson's disease eat

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • Landlord-Tenant issues - Q & A with Franks, Gerkin & McKenna P.C.

    Olivia Dirig, an attorney with Franks, Gerkin & McKenna, P.C., in Marengo, Illinois answers questions regarding landlords and their tenants.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Expanding Mortgage Opportunities With Home State Bank

    In November and December, most people’s minds are on the holidays.  Travel plans, shopping strategies, and decorating are popular activities this time ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:15 am
  • Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday 2014 for deals in shopping

    NEW YORK (AP) — Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year.An analysis of sales data and st ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • Automakers aim to drive away car computer hackers

    LOS ANGELES — Against the team of hackers, the poor car stood no chance.Meticulously overwhelming it ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Tourism: Stay in the county for holiday festivities

    McHenry County is the place to begin holiday traditions and to continue the holiday delights we remember from our childhood. The charming “Main Street ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Crystal Lake attorney Lavin recognized by legal peers

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Family law attorney Karen M. Lavin of The Law Offices of KML Associates PC was awarded the Excellence in the Legal Profession award by ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Cigarettes and More cuts ribbon in Crystal Lake

    The Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Cigarettes and More, 7103 Manor Road, Crystal Lake. Cigarettes and ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Luecht inducted into entrepreneurship hall of fame

    ITASCA – Michael Luecht, the founder and CEO of ML Realty Partners, was inducted Nov. 6 into the Chicago Area Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame at its 29t ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
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