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  • Sandidge & Ward: Telephone, email's place in business

    To email or phone? That is the question.We’ll weigh in on the ongoing conversation about the pros an ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dave says: How to digest one end of the sandwich generation

    Dear Dave,My husband and I are both 50, and we make about $50,000 a year. We have a little bit of de ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • KinderCare in Huntley receives national accreditation

    HUNTLEY – KinderCare in Huntley recently earned a national accreditation award, meeting a comprehensive set of performance standards, according to a n ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Best Under 40: Meet McHenry County's brightest young professionals

    Younger area professionals representing numerous business interests, from agriculture to coffee, make up the Northwest Herald’s Best Under 40 for 2015 ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Rasta Bros. sizzles at expo

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Rasta Bros. in Lake in the Hills sizzled during the recent Louisiana Hot Sauce Expo, taking home three first-place “World Champion ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • ReMax associates recognized

    CRYSTAL LAKE – ReMax Northern Illinois recognized brokers at ReMax Unlimited Northwest, 7107 Pingree Road, Crystal Lake, for outstanding sales achieve ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Visual graphics company relocates in Carpentersville

    CARPENTERSVILLE – A sign and visual graphics provider in Carpentersville relocated a few doors down to a larger location at 188 S. Western Ave.
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chiro One Wellness Center of Huntley ribbon-cutting

    Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce members and guests gathered at Chiro One Wellness Center of Huntley, 13316 Village Green Drive, for a ribbon-cutting ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Catapault Collectibles ribbon-cutting

    Catapault Collectibles, 40-J W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake, held its Chamber of Commerce new-member ribbon-cutting. The store specializes in vinta ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Woodstock VFW building for sale as group looks to downsize, build stronger community presence

    WOODSTOCK – A decline in members and funds in recent years has resulted in the Woodstock VFW Post 5040 putting its building up for sale.
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • From rents to haircuts, Americans start to feel price hikes

    WASHINGTON – Apartment rents are up. So are prices for restaurant meals, haircuts, gym memberships and a cup of coffee.
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 8:47 am
  • Businesses waking up to workplace napping

    If you get written up for sleeping on the job, you might want to inform your boss that you’re in good company.
    July 31, 2015 - 3:54 pm
  • U.S. economy posts solid 2.3 percent growth rate in Q2

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy posted a solid rebound in the April-June quarter after a harsh winter, led by a surge in consumer spending and a recover ...
    July 30, 2015 - 11:53 am
  • AptarGroup in Crystal Lake showed strong second quarter, CEO says

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Plastics products maker AptarGroup experienced a strong second quarter, as the company's core sales and reported earnings per share bot ...
    July 29, 2015 - 5:18 pm
  • Starbucks requests to serve alcoholic beverages in Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – Thirsty customers at a particular Algonquin Starbucks might at some point be able to choose from a selection of not only coffee and tea, b ...
    July 30, 2015 - 12:27 am
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