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  • 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 - 11:38 pm
  • 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
  • McHenry County home sales fall 6.6 percent in October

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County home sales decreased 6.6 percent in October as sale prices stayed flat and more homes were put on the market.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 3:54 pm
  • JetBlue to add bag fees on cheapest tickets

    It will soon cost you money to check a bag on JetBlue if you buy the cheapest level of tickets.JetBl ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • “Spend Until the End!”

    Hopeful words in a challenging economic environment. Why this title? Because we can help you do just that, spend until the end GUARANTEED!
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:03 am
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