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  • Guidry: How to make your old computer last longer

    Most of us have an older computer that we can’t afford to replace.You can keep yours going a little ...
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Attorney named hearing officer

    Attorney John H. Boyd of Prime Law Group LLC was appointed last month to the position of McHenry County Hearing Officer.
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • New vet joins Woodstock clinic

    WOODSTOCK – Veterinarian Brian Stewart recently joined the Woodstock Veterinary Clinic, 691 Lake Ave., Woodstock.
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kuyper: Long days contribute to business success

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After rising early each morning, Charlie Murphy prepares for another 12-hour day. He could stay busy by driving to multiple constructio ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Law firm cuts ribbon at new Huntley location

    Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce members and guests recently gathered at Ariano, Hardy, Ritt, Nyuli, Richmond, Lytle & Goettel P.C. for a ribbon-cutti ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Chapel Hill Tire & Automotive opens in McHenry

    The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Chapel Hill Tire & Automotive, 2103 W. Route 120, McHenry. Pict ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Stewart: First-time home buyers disappearing

    Many indicators suggest the national economy has risen out of the several year downturn that arose largely out of the 2007-2009 mortgage crisis.
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Dave Says: Teach children financial responsibility early

    Dear Dave,My daughter is a freshman in college, but I didn’t save for her education. My parents said ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Manufacturing continues to contract in McHenry County

    WOODSTOCK – The local manufacturing industry, long seen as the engine of McHenry County’s economy, continues to contract.
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Haisler: Realtor associations work for you

    The National Association of Realtors Convention, being held in New Orleans, is an event where 25,000 or so real estate people get together in a fun to ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 12:53 am
  • Skip check-in; latest hotel room key is your phone

    NEW YORK – Hotels don’t want guests to have to linger at the front desk – or even stop by at all.New ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 3:16 pm
  • Franks, Gerkin & McKenna in Marengo, IL want you to know what things to do when you have been in an accident

    When injured in an accident, keep track of the days you missed work and the hours and pay rates which you would have been paid In order to present a w ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • U.S. employers add 214K jobs; unemployment rate dips to 5.8 pct.

    WASHINGTON — Three days after voters registered their sourness about the U.S. economy, the government said Friday that employers added a solid 214,000 ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 9:32 am
  • Auto repair center proposes moving to vacant lot in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A vacant lot at Virginia Street and McHenry Avenue could be the new home of the Auto Tech Center.
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Higher beef prices hit fast-food chains like Burger King, McDonald's, Wendy's

    NEW YORK — Rising beef prices might not mean the cost of a Whopper is going to skyrocket, but it could mean you'll be encouraged to order a chicken sa ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 4:20 pm
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