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  • 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
  • Middaugh receives award for client relationships

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Steve Middaugh of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Crystal Lake recently won the firm’s Jim McKenzie Award for his exception ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Bland joins counseling center

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Sheri Bland has joined the practice of Neal Psychological Specialties Counseling Center, 185-1 Heritage Drive, Crystal Lake.
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Dave Says: Protecting mother-in-law from herself

    Dear Dave,My mother-in-law is in poor health and doesn’t have a lot of money. She has been giving us ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Black Friday starting early, but not for everybody

    To many, Thanksgiving is a day for overeating and family merriment, and for a number of local business owners, that’s exactly way it should be.
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Precise Chiropractic Center ribbon cutting

    Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce members and guests gathered Nov. 14 at Precise Chiropractic Center, 4581 Princeton Lane, Suite 119, in Lake in the Hi ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sound planning could spark sound business

    The Power of Voice is a training program that we have been working on for the past couple of months. It teaches people who care for people with disabi ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Happy Holidays From Home State Bank!

    A nighttime of magic begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, November 28, in downtown Crystal Lake. This enchanted evening, highlighted by the only nighttime pa ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 2:39 pm
  • 93-year-old Alabama worker marks 75 years with same jewelry store

    MOUNTAIN BROOK, Ala. — Frances Moore was hired to help out for the holidays at an Alabama jewelry store in 1939, and she's still there.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • British grocery chain Sainsbury's Christmas ad depicts WWI truce, stirs tears, outrage

    LONDON — Artillery booms. A trench comes into view. Soldiers huddle into their overcoats for warmth.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:26 pm
  • Franks, Gerkin & McKenna in Marengo, IL want you to know what things to do when you have been in an accident

    When injured in an accident, all injuries may allow for a claim, even aggravations of conditions some people with minor injuries, which resolve relati ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • McHenry County, national experts cite shortage of in-home caregivers for seniors

    Charlie Marsh, 76, of Wauconda had been lying on his bedroom floor for two days, unable to get himself up, when his in-home caregiver found her way in ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:04 am
  • Illinois unemployment rate holds at 6.6 percent as private-sector hiring slows in state

    CHICAGO — Illinois' unemployment rate held steady at 6.6 percent in October as private-sector hiring slowed, the state Department of Employment Securi ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 3:12 pm
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