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  • New senior trust officer joins Harvard State Bank

    HARVARD – Tom Tearney recently joined The Harvard State Bank as the financial institution’s senior trust officer.
    March 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dave Says: ‘First right of refusal’ an easy concept

    Dear Dave,I bought a piece of lake property not long ago, and the developer has first right of refus ...
    March 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • New doctor joins Advocate in McHenry

    McHENRY – Dr. Sanjukta Mitra recently joined Advocate Medical Group and will be seeing patients at the group’s McHenry office.
    March 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Brake Parts Inc. promotes Jondahl to CIO

    McHENRY – Brake Parts Inc., a global manufacturer and supplier of brake system components, recently announced that Barry Jondahl has been promoted to ...
    March 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Arévalo: Managers must keep up with new OSHA reporting rules

    Imagine you are the manager of a manufacturing facility employing more than 35 workers. On a typical late Friday afternoon, you have just left the off ...
    March 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • McGuire: Rudin to lead Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Chamber of Commerce

    This is a time of transition. I am resigning my position as president of the Algonquin-Lake in the H ...
    March 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • 3 reasons Apple’s watch will, or won’t, change the game

    SAN FRANCISCO – No one can argue Apple has changed the way people live their lives. The company’s iPod, iTunes, iPhone and iPad have shaken up music, ...
    March 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Rudin: ‘No organization like the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Chamber of Commerce’

    It was five years ago this month I began my thrill ride with the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Chamber of Commerce.
    March 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Think Big Go Local appoints vice president

    McHENRY – Think Big Go Local Inc. recently appointed Brian Rugg as vice president.Rugg background is ...
    March 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • It’s Tax Time, And Home State Bank Can Help You Choose The Best IRA

    A 401(k) plan through an employer isn’t always enough when planning for retirement.  An individual retirement account (IRA) is a personal retirement s ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:12 am
  • Why is Ringling removing elephants from the circus?

    POLK CITY, Fla. — The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announced Thursday it will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:54 am
  • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus phasing out elephant acts by 2018

    POLK CITY, Fla. — The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, telling The ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:49 am
  • Berggren: Don't waste vacation days

    Visit McHenry County staff and board members joined hundreds of travel professionals at the Illinois Governor’s Conference on Tourism held in Chicago ...
    March 5, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • From Pizza Hut, electric bicycles to Star Trek 'tricorder,' anti-tagging glasses gadget fair has it all

    BARCELONA, Spain — The pervasive creep of the Internet from computers and phones to all kinds of objects is the theme of this year's edition of the Mo ...
    March 5, 2015 - 10:21 am
  • Crystal Lake's Regal Showplace movie theater to get recliners in overhaul

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Regal Crystal Lake Showplace Stadium 16 is set for a renovation that will outfit its movie theaters with king-size recliners.
    March 4, 2015 - 9:35 am
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