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  • McHenry County farms, businesses connect on locally grown food

    The newest item on the menu of 1776 Restaurant in Crystal Lake is a living salad.It starts with tray ...
    May 22, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Deere boosts guidance as construction offsets ag swoon

    MOLINE — Solid sales in its construction equipment offset a global agricultural slowdown for Deere, and the company raised its outlook for the year.
    May 22, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Home State Bank Expands Into Lake And Northern Cook Counties

    Established in 1915, McHenry County based Home State Bank, is a leading lender in providing mortgage loans to home buyers. With a distinguished reputa ...
    May 22, 2015 - 9:00 am
  • Dont settle your injury case on your own

    Insurance companies save money and increase their profits by only paying a small portion of what people are due when they get the injured person to se ...
    May 22, 2015 - 8:00 am
  • Dreams and Sleep

    In ancient societies, dreams guided political, social and everyday decisions. Early books, including the Bible, are filled with references to divine v ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Banks fined more than $5B, to plead guilty to market rigging

    WASHINGTON – Four of the world's biggest banks agreed Wednesday to pay more than $5 billion in penalties and plead guilty to rigging the currency mark ...
    May 20, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • Firm proposing $250M for downtown Fox River Grove project to meet with village

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The village’s Planning and Economic Development Commission on Tuesday night will hear the official proposal from the firm hoping to ...
    May 19, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • New children's dentist office proposed in Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – Residents could soon see an additional dentistry option in the village.The village’s Com ...
    May 17, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • First-time home buyers facing hurdles

    Young people aspiring to buy their first home already are facing disappointment this year.Rising pri ...
    May 16, 2015 - 5:02 pm
  • Latest Google car heading to public streets

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – The latest version of Google’s self-driving car – a pod-like two-seater that needs no gas pedal or steering wheel – will make ...
    May 16, 2015 - 5:01 pm
  • McHenry’s Brake Parts hires director for retail accounts

    McHENRY – Brake Parts in McHenry recently hired Brian Kirts to direct the company’s retail accounts.
    May 16, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Out of step with the prescribed Baby Steps

    Dear Dave,My husband and I have been following your plan. We just paid cash for our new home after s ...
    May 16, 2015 - 4:59 pm
  • Crystal Lake Engraving receives Crystal Lake Chamber recognition

    Crystal Lake Engraving recently was recognized as a 30-year member of the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce. Pictured (left to right) are Chamber Presi ...
    May 16, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Local acupuncturist completes Chinese medicine course

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Traci Jacobson, an acupuncturist on the staff at Nature’s Balance Acupuncture, recently completed a course of studies about principles ...
    May 16, 2015 - 4:59 pm
  • Copy Express owner attends NPOA printing conference

    WOODSTOCK – Copy Express owner Jim O’Leary recently attended the third annual printing conference of the National Print Owners Association.
    May 16, 2015 - 4:59 pm
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