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  • Industry veteran joins Connected Technologies

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Sam Rizzo, a veteran of the security industry with past employment spanning more than 40 years, has joined Connected Technologies LLC a ...
    Jan. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • CL Park District hires aquatics supervisor

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Park District has hired a new recreation aquatics supervisor.Jessica ...
    Jan. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Marsala’s Italian Kitchen opens in Huntley

    Members of the Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce and guests recently gathered at Marsala’s Italian Kitchen, 11900 Freeman Road, Huntley, for a ribbon-c ...
    Jan. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Red Wing Shoes opens in McHenry

    The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the grand opening of Red Wing Shoes, 2210 W. Route 120, McHenry.Pi ...
    Jan. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Spring Grove’s Coffee Masters has big plans for gourmet growth

    SPRING GROVE – Sandra Knight reached into a big burlap sack, made a bowl with her hands and pulled out a small mound of raw beans.
    Jan. 4, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Dave Says: Don’t drop full insurance coverage for teen drivers

    Dear Dave,My husband and I are debt-free except for our home, and we have about $100,000 in savings. ...
    Jan. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Caldwell: This year, make the non-resolution resolution

    The first week of January is universally the most positive and optimistic time of the year for people around the world. The new year is filled with en ...
    Jan. 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Toys R Us to close Crystal Lake store

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Toys R Us plans to close its Crystal Lake store, but city officials say they already have a national retailer ready to take over that s ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Walgreen closes Alliance Boots deal, stock ticker changes to 'WBA'

    DEERFIELD — Walgreen completed its purchase of European health and beauty retailer Alliance Boots and on the final day of 2014, the combined company's ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 9:44 am
  • Work Accidents Happen

    Most people desire a good job that pays well enough to provide for a good living. While your job can help you with life’s necessities of food, shelter ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 10:22 am
  • Graham: Make resolutions for success in 2015

    As the new year approaches, everyone, or almost everyone, will be talking about what they plan on doing in 2015 to improve their lives.
    Dec. 30, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Crystal Lake Chamber Foundation launches fundraising campaign

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Pump House, which serves as the headquarters for the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce, will be renamed Blazier Center ...
    Dec. 30, 2014 - 11:13 pm
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