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  • U.S. job openings surge, a sign that job gains may rebound

    WASHINGTON – It turns out we may be able to breathe easier about the slowdown in hiring last month.A ...
    April 7, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • What causes children to feel scared of sleeping?

    Nighttime fears and  nightmares  are common, especially during the preschool years, but can also occur in older children and adolescents. They are ...
    April 7, 2015 - 9:20 am
  • Crystal Lake law firm honored

    Zanck, Coen, Wright & Saladin, 40 Brink St., Crystal Lake, was recently presented a plaque honoring it for 40 years as a Crystal Lake Chamber of Comme ...
    April 5, 2015 - 8:57 am
  • Sacred Mindscapes holds ribbon-cutting in McHenry

    The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Sacred Mindscapes, 1245 N. Green St., McHenry. Pictured in the front row ...
    April 5, 2015 - 8:56 am
  • Lamick promoted at Harvard State Bank

    HARVARD – The Harvard State Bank promoted Luchika Lamick to assistant vice president, assistant cashier.
    April 5, 2015 - 8:56 am
  • Gulbrandson speaks at osteoporosis conference

    CARY – Deb Gulbrandson, doctor of physical therapy and owner of Cary Physical Therapy, was an invited speaker at the Meeks Method annual conference in ...
    April 5, 2015 - 8:56 am
  • McNally named assistant director at Columbia College-Crystal Lake campus

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Columbia College-Crystal Lake campus director Debra Hartman recently announced the hiring of Jim McNally as the new assistant director ...
    April 5, 2015 - 8:56 am
  • Centegra honors Sage’s Scott Brown for Community Leader of the Year Award

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Health System recently honored Scott Brown, president and CEO of Sage Products, with the Centegra Community Leader of the Year ...
    April 5, 2015 - 8:56 am
  • Dave Says: Quitting approach doesn't mean quitting dream

    Dear Dave,My parents are going through a divorce, and money issues are a big part of the problem. My ...
    April 5, 2015 - 8:55 am
  • Helfers: Take pride in your small town

    There is something tangible about the uniqueness of a small town.Residents rally together. Businesse ...
    April 5, 2015 - 8:55 am
  • Chicago businessmen follow promise of medical marijuana

    CHICAGO – Late one Saturday night, Rob Sampson had a confrontation with his 15-year-old daughter about marijuana. But it was his daughter doing the co ...
    April 3, 2015 - 4:36 pm
  • Who's who in music streaming

    NEW YORK – Since Apple shook up the music world with iTunes a little more than a decade ago, online music has exploded and become the central way many ...
    April 3, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • QuickBooks training to be offered at MCC's Shah Center in McHenry

    McHENRY – The McHenry County College Workforce Community and Business Programs is offering a six-week Quickbooks accounting software series from 6 to ...
    April 3, 2015 - 9:45 am
  • Workforce Network to offer mature worker program

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Workforce Network staff will present Celebrate Experience – The Mature Worker, a career and job search program for mature w ...
    April 2, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Harvard EDC referral program targets expanding, relocating companies

    HARVARD – The Harvard Economic Development Corporation will reward community members who help identify new businesses to bring to Harvard.
    April 2, 2015 - 10:39 am
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