Light Drizzle
40°FLight DrizzleFull Forecast

Business

  • Detroit Tigers, Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch dies at age 87

    DETROIT – Mike Ilitch, founder of the Little Caesars Pizza empire and owner of the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers, died on Friday, according ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Sears may sell land, cut jobs to save $1B; shares soar

    NEW YORK – Sears might sell more locations, cut more jobs and put more of its famous brands on the block as part of its latest plan to revive the falt ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Celebrity megaphone fails to lure ordinary users to Twitter

    NEW YORK – Many people have heard of Twitter. Not enough of them are signing up to use it.Twitter's ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:30 am
  • Cary Mayor Mark Kownick talks economic development at business roundtable

    CARY – An equipment sales and repair business relocating to the former Fox Valley Systems property is among the developments expected to come to Cary ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:26 am
  • Centegra opposes proposed Mercyhealth hospital in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Health System is no more enamored with Mercyhealth’s latest attempt to build a Crystal Lake hospital than it was with its prev ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:20 am
  • Follett partners with Wendy Pye Publishing

    MCHENRY – Follett has announced that it has formed a partnership with New Zealand-based Wendy Pye Publishing to provide more than 300 fiction and nonf ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • McHenry Chamber Expo scheduled for Feb. 25

    The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce "Life is a Journey" Expo will be held Saturday, Feb. 25.Area bu ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 1:11 pm
  • Haisler: Just who are real estate agents?

    Polls, polls, polls. No I’m not talking about the election. We are talking surveys. Recently I was looking at Gallup poll results that ranked 21 diffe ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Miller named 2017 Realtor® of Year

    Sue Miller of McHenry has been named the 2017 Illinois Realtor® of the Year by the Illinois Realtors®, according to a news release. Miller is the mana ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 9:48 am
  • Marengo wine bar, shop concept nixed

    MARENGO – The proposed Connie’s Corkery wine bar and shop won’t be coming to Marengo after all.Jason ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:36 pm
  • Bates: Tips for a successful expo season

    It's expo season!In this day and age, when so much consumer selling is done without dealing with ano ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 5:01 pm
  • 12 best local pizza places in McHenry County

    Here are the 12 best local places to get a slice in McHenry County, as voted on by readers in our Best of the Fox competition.
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:43 am
  • 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
  • Watch Now

    Reader Poll

    Are you giving up anything for Lent?
    Yes
    No