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  • McHenry celebrates grand opening of new recreation center

    McHENRY – The City of McHenry and the city's Parks and Recreation Department recently celebrated a grand opening of its new recreation center.
    May 29, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Green Street Cruise Night officially opens for season

    Paul and Shannon of Paul P. Letizia - Financial Dynamics officially opened Green Street Cruise Night on Monday, May 23.
    May 29, 2016 - 8:36 am
  • Lake in the Hills mulls zoning changes restricting non-retail businesses

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village’s zoning board will take another look at recent changes to its zoning code that were intended to encourage sales tax-g ...
    May 29, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • East Dundee pet groomer wants to bring business to Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – A pet grooming business could be coming to Main Street after a proposal for a conditional use permit was moved forward by the Committee of ...
    May 29, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Andrews Staffing holds ribbon cutting in Crystal Lake

    Andrews Staffing, located at 35 Berkshire Dr., Unit 12, held a Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting recently.
    May 28, 2016 - 9:04 am
  • Memorial Day air travelers get break from long airport security lines

    ATLANTA – Travelers who were dreading long airport security lines ahead of the Memorial Day weekend instead reported moving quickly through checkpoint ...
    May 28, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • 8 automakers recall over 12 million vehicles for Takata air bags

    DETROIT – Eight automakers are recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators.
    May 28, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Crystal Lake chamber presents awards to area business leaders

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Kathryn I. Martens, director of the Crystal Lake Public Library, won the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce’s ATHENA Leadership Award, Pe ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • 8 automakers recall over 12M vehicles for Takata air bags

    DETROIT (AP) — Eight automakers are recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators.
    May 27, 2016 - 9:26 am
  • U.S. economic growth in Q1 revised up to 0.8 percent rate

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy's slowdown in growth at the beginning of the year wasn't quite as bad as first thought, thanks to a bigger boost from ho ...
    May 27, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • $50 oil shouldn't pose major threat to consumers, economy

    NEW YORK – The price of oil topped $50 a barrel this week for the first time since July, delivering a cash infusion to oil producers and a lift to bea ...
    May 26, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • New salon opens on Woodstock Square

    WOODSTOCK – A new salon on the Woodstock Square provides a full-service hair salon and brings unique products to the area, owner Darrin Flynn said.
    May 26, 2016 - 1:20 am
  • Woodstock Country Club marks 100 years: Bull Valley golf course celebrates history

    BULL VALLEY – After 100 years, not much has changed at Woodstock Country Club’s golf course.And golf ...
    May 26, 2016 - 1:11 am
  • Protesters rally at McDonald's headquarters in Oak Brook despite severe weather

    OAK BROOK – Severe weather could not stop the "fight for 15" on May 25 in Oak Brook.But a thundersto ...
    May 25, 2016 - 5:55 pm
  • Female CEOs see pay rise, but numbers remain small

    For the second year in a row, female CEOs earned more than their male counterparts and received bigger raises. But only a small sliver of the largest ...
    May 25, 2016 - 9:42 am
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