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  • Registration ongoing for McHenry County Workforce Youth Program

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Young adults looking to gain work experience in the growing fields of healthcare and manufacturing can learn about a countywide trainin ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 3:58 pm
  • Lou Malnati's Pizzeria to open Cary carryout, delivery location

    CARY – Residents in the Cary area soon will have a hearty dining option complete with melted cheese, buttery crust and vine-ripened tomatoes, once Lou ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • Keeping paperwork for your attorney

    If you suffered a medical emergency today, would your spouse or other loved one be able to easily locate your power of attorney? Would they understand ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 9:48 am
  • U.S. trade deficit widens to $48.3 billion in August

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. trade deficit jumped sharply in August as exports fell to the lowest level in nearly three years while imports increased, led by ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • Art Van Furniture takes over Gordmans location in Algonquin next spring

    ALGONQUIN – A growing Midwestern furniture retailer will open at the Algonquin Commons shopping center in the spring, taking the spot of Gordmans once ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:55 am
  • Sullivan: Integrity means doing the right thing

    I recently made two major purchases – a new car and new computer equipment. In both circumstances, I was told the original price and delivery date wer ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 12:21 pm
  • Internship programs work to close manufacturing skills gap in McHenry County

    SPRING GROVE – After working with interns who come to CRV Electronics through a McHenry County youth program, David Niehus wishes he had similar oppor ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • Piershale: Consider a retirement planning do-over

    Have you ever had times in your life when you wish you could get a second chance? There seriously is one thing that you can do over, and that is on a ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Advocate Sherman Hospital opens outpatient center in Huntley

    Employees at Advocate Sherman Hospital commemorated the opening of the new Advocate Outpatient Center, 12155 Regency Parkway, Huntley, with Huntley Ar ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dave says: Save money and pass on costly warranties

    Dear Dave,My husband and I have a disagreement on whether or not you would recommend buying a home w ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Caldwell: Criticism can lead to success

    My grandmother, the late Jeanette Edwards, said, “Show me a person who hasn’t been criticized, and I’ll show you a person who hasn’t done much.”
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Crystal Lake Dental Associates celebrate 35 years with local Chamber

    Crystal Lake Dental Associates, 280-B Memorial Court, Crystal Lake, recently commemorated 35 years as Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce member. Owners ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • National Gift Card Corp in Crystal Lake hires senior vice president

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake-based National Gift Card Corp. recently hired a 25-year veteran of incentive fulfillment as the company’s senior vice ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • INTREN executive named a finalist for regional CFO of the Year award

    UNION – The Chicago chapter of Financial Executives International named an executive at Union-based INTREN as a finalist for its Chicago CFO of the Ye ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • U.S. regulator missed its best chance to catch Volkswagen cheating

    CHICAGO — More than a decade ago, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency helped develop a technology that ultimately was used by an independent labo ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 9:38 am
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