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  • Back Problems? What mattress is best for you?

    If you have a bad back, you’re not alone by any means. Millions of people suffer the same fate as you. In fact, nearly 80 percent of people in the U.S ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:18 am
  • Ditch winter blues with a trip to South America

    The winter doldrums have many wanting to get out of Dodge for a while. But where to go? If it’s sun ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • China to debut large homemade passenger jet in 2017

    BEIJING – After years of delays, China’s first large homemade passenger jetliner will take to the air for its maiden flight in the first half of this ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:46 pm
  • McHenry City Council approves downtown theater proposal

    McHENRY – McHenry’s indoor theater has been closed since 2014. However, the theater is coming back after the McHenry City Council unanimously approved ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Dave Says: A good marketing idea

    Dear Dave,I’m a small-business owner with a lawn care franchise. It’s common in our industry, after ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 3:51 pm
  • Novation Industries receives ISO certification

    McHENRY– Novation Industries has received the ISO/TS16949 certification, an internationally recognized standard which is awarded to manufacturing comp ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 10:52 am
  • Discover the history of spray paint art

    Spray paint art is no longer only for the streets, but has developed into a respected form of art since it first originated in Mexico City in the 1980 ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Tee 2 Green Indoor Golf in Huntley to move forward with outdoor entertainment center plans

    HUNTLEY – Huntley village officials have given the OK for Tee 2 Green Indoor Golf to begin the formal development review and approval process for its ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 12:59 am
  • Pro- or anti-Trump? Businesses pushed to pick a side

    WASHINGTON – Uber's CEO quit President Donald Trump's business council. Nordstrom stopped selling Ivanka Trump's fashion. Boeing, Lockheed Martin and ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Proposed Marengo quarry to double in size

    MARENGO – The proposed quarry for Marengo likely will be a lot bigger than initially expected.Last F ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 11:55 pm
  • Headaches

    The good news is that the older you get the less likely you are to develop headaches.   The bad ne ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 2:11 pm
  • U.S. added a healthy 227,000 jobs last month; unemployment rate up to 4.8 percent

    WASHINGTON – U.S. employers stepped up hiring last month, adding a healthy 227,000 jobs, and more Americans began looking for work, a sign that Presid ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 8:08 am
  • Amazon increasingly wants to be its own deliveryman

    NEW YORK – Amazon isn't content just being the "everything store." Increasingly, it looks like it wants to be its own deliveryman, too.
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • 9 local burger places you must try

    Here are the 9 best local places to get a burger in McHenry County, as voted on by readers in our Best of the Fox competition.
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 3:07 pm
  • 7 Great Destinations in Northern Illinois for Valentine’s Day Dinner

    Score big points with your significant other by checking out these terrific Northern Illinois restaurants for Valentine's Day, courtesy of the new Nei ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 12:56 am
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