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  • Helfers: No one achieves success without service

    A chamber of commerce is a service organization. We have no tangible product to sell. We sell you, your business and your services. The highest satisf ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 9:59 am
  • "Colonial Cafe Sriracha-Inspired Culinary Competition at ECC"

    A variety of delicious dishes will be served up in an annual culinary competition presented by Colonial Cafe. Set for Nov. 17 at Elgin Community Colle ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 8:00 am
  • Marvin's Toy Store in Crystal Lake focuses on playful learning

    CRYSTAL LAKE – From Williams Street in downtown Crystal Lake, the storefront to Marvin’s Toy Store displays teddy bears, games, puzzles, building sets ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:40 am
  • Scorched Earth Brewery in Algonquin ramps up production

    ALGONQUIN – Craft beer maker Scorched Earth Brewery in Algonquin recently launched a new automated bottling line, allowing for quicker production, as ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Achieve Footwear in Crystal Lake celebrates remodeled store

    Achieve Footwear, 1 AW Crystal Lake Plaza, Crystal Lake, recently revealed its remodeled store during a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Crystal Lake ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Wildheartland Art donates to Veterans Day event in Marengo

    Paul Turnbaugh (center), who owns Wildheartland Art in Marengo, stands with Ken Chrobak (right), a U.S. Army veteran who served in Vietnam, and his wi ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Piershale: Navigating a retirement planning maze

    Nobody likes unpleasant surprises, and we’re going to help you avoid one by discussing differences with the rules between company retirement plans and ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • For The Record

    Gathered as of Nov. 10 by Record Information Services, a company that compiles public record information. This list contains business-to-business fili ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Brake Parts in McHenry hires chief information officer

    McHENRY – Brake Parts in McHenry recently hired Tom Sheppard as its new chief information officer, according to a news release.
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • McHenry County Economic Development Corp. elects board members

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The vice president for human resources at Medela is the newest board member to the McHenry County Economic Develop Corp., while other m ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dave says: Research helps to hire the best of the best

    Dear Dave,I work as the executive director of a nonprofit charitable organization. Lately, I’ve been ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:20 am
  • Big deal momentum may carry into 2016 for health care

    With $2 trillion in buyouts since January, 2015 has become the year of the megadeal, fueled by free money in a zero-interest rate environment.
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 5:20 am
  • McHenry-, Island Lake-area water companies sale to Aqua Illinois approved by ICC

    McHENRY – The sale of two small water companies in unincorporated McHenry County to the state's second-largest water and sewer utility was approved by ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • Lake in the Hills talks extending water service to industrial park in 2018

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The extension of water service to an industrial park on the east side of Lake in the Hills would be a "pretty strong selling point ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 12:57 pm
  • How Daylight Saving Time affects your sleep

    Love it or hate it, daylight saving time seems here to stay. By changing our clocks twice a year we ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 12:59 pm
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