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  • Lakewood subdivision to be financed through the crowd

    LAKEWOOD – The homes being built in the Cambria subdivision are designed with empty nesters in mind – maintenance-free landscaping, architecture meant ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Eisenmann recognized as longtime Crystal Lake Chamber member

    Eisenmann Corp. was recognized as a 35-year Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce member. Eisenmann, 150 E. Dartmoor Drive, Crystal Lake, is a global provi ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Edward Jones opens new Crystal Lake location

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Cheryl Kranz, financial adviser with Edward Jones, has opened her new office, located in the Terra Cotta Corners retail center in Cryst ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Cary Travel Express earns top sales award

    CARY – Cary Travel Express was a recipient of the MAST All Star Award for highest sales in 2014, with 45 nationally known tour and cruise companies.
    April 18, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Harvard nurse practitioner honored

    HARVARD – Nurse practitioner Elizabeth Rios was honored by Migrant Clinicians Network in its 30 Clinicians Making a Difference project.
    April 18, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Brake Parts restructures traditional sales team

    McHENRY – Brake Parts Inc. has realigned its traditional branded sales organization, as announced by Robert Pitt, vice president, sales and global bus ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Dave Says: Ignore jealousy, envy; enjoy your success

    Dear Dave,My husband and I are 28 years old. We’re completely debt-free, and we each have great jobs ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Animal hospital gets ribbon-cutting

    Companion Animal Specialty & Emergency Hospital recently held its Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting before a chamber mixer. Several Cham ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Marengo business sets fastest diesel record at Texas Mile

    MARENGO – Nick Priegnitz admittedly felt more anxious than ever in the days before he and his other employees left their diesel truck shop in Marengo ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • Barry: How to handle your deceased customers’ accounts and property

    Many businesses, from banks to consignment shops, hold money or property that belongs to their customers. When the customer dies, this property become ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Veggies take center plate as healthy fast food chains expand

    MIAMI – They want it fresh. They want it cheap. They want it fast. And most importantly, they don't want it to taste like it's good for them.
    April 17, 2015 - 6:22 pm
  • Verizon slices up the bundle, lets customers choose

    NEW YORK – Under pressure from an expanding number of cheaper online video services, the long-dominant bundle of channels offered by pay-TV companies ...
    April 17, 2015 - 6:02 pm
  • Higher U.S. gas prices spark modest inflation in March

    WASHINGTON – Rising gas prices in March led to a slight increase in inflation, a sign that some of the broader economic impact from cheaper oil is fad ...
    April 17, 2015 - 8:29 am
  • Woodstock, Algonquin officials preparing for Office Depot, OfficeMax closings

    WOODSTOCK – City officials are working with property owners to market an Office Depot building, as the large office supply chain starts a final closeo ...
    April 16, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • How to use video effectively for local marketing

    Video is a powerful marketing tool for small business. Thanks to high speed Internet, YouTube and Facebook, and the rise of mobile prevalence, more vi ...
    April 16, 2015 - 2:25 pm
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