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  • Dave Says: After following plan, time to buy dream car

    Dear Dave,I’m in college, but I’m not the typical college student. I’ve gone back to law school afte ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Torrid opens in McHenry

    The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Torrid, a clothing retailer at 3252 Shoppers Drive, Unit D4, M ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Cumpata: Incredible journey for past 5 years

    In July 2009, I joined the McHenry County Economic Development Corp. as president. After 25 years in ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Falling gas prices help bottom line for some McHenry County businesses

    If the recent downward trend in gas prices has you cheering, just imagine that you run a business that sends dozens of drivers traveling hundreds of t ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Crystal Lake Brewing wants to bring craft beer to masses

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Before Ryan Clooney starts on a new batch of craft beer at Crystal Lake Brewing, he makes sure all the equipment is spotless.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Contact Prime Law Group For Family Legal Issues

      From divorce, child custody and relocation issues to foster care, spousal support and the ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Q&A with Jack Franks of Franks, Gerkin & McKenna, P.C.

    Jack Franks, partner at Franks, Gerkin & McKenna, P.C. in Marengo, Illinois, answers questions relating to personal injuries.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • “A Dream Retirement or just a Scary Retirement Dream?”

            Its Halloween season and the following scares me… better than 8,000 people a day reach age 65 and in just 5 years, one in five people will be ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • Maule: Accountability should be fostered, not forced

    I’ve been involved recently in a number of discussions revolving around accountability. These discussions were vague when discussing value and how res ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Scorched Earth Brewing Co. to host grand opening of Algonquin brewery

    ALGONQUIN – Scorched Earth Brewing Co. is hosting a grand opening party from 3 to 10 p.m. Saturday. ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Professional photographers stay focused in Instagram era in McHenry County

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – When it matters, and thousands of people can see it, most people go pro. Even at ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 2:20 pm
  • Corporate IT Department opens in Woodstock

    Corporate IT Department in Woodstock recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony and multi-chamber mixer. Owner Mark Peloquin along with Woodstock Mayor ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Huntley roofing company changes name

    HUNTLEY – National International Roofing Corp. recently changed its name to NIR Roof Care Inc.The Hu ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Two attorneys join Bruning & Associates

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Attorneys A. Kathleen (Kate) Barauski and Rochelle L. Turrisi recently joined Bruning & Associates P.C.
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Piershale: College alternatives can be a risky path

    Higher education has been getting a lot of press lately – and not all of it is good.Headlines have t ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 5:30 am
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