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  • McHenry County Environmental Defenders offer businesses waste audits

    WOODSTOCK – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County want to work with area businesses on ways to cut their costs and help protect the environmen ...
    July 11, 2015 - 10:33 pm
  • Home State Bank Opens New Mortgage Office In Vernon Hills

    Purchasing a new home is a momentous decision; many variables must be considered, including personal job stability, housing costs in the area you’d li ...
    July 10, 2015 - 2:30 pm
  • McHenry County Workforce Network hosts events on health care

    WOODSTOCK – Addressing an employee shortage in the health care industry, the McHenry County Workforce Network will host two upcoming events on health ...
    July 10, 2015 - 12:01 pm
  • Walgreens Boots makes Pessina permanent CEO

    Walgreens Boots Alliance has named Stefano Pessina CEO, making permanent a role the veteran executive has filled since he helped create a drugstore be ...
    July 9, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Ball: The fun continues at the Cary-Grove Area Chamber

    The events and fun never stop at the Cary-Grove Area Chamber of Commerce. Along with providing business services for its members, the chamber all year ...
    July 9, 2015 - 9:15 am
  • Henning: Richmond-Spring Grove Chamber busy lately with events

    The Richmond-Spring Grove Chamber of Commerce has been busy, working on numerous events. We recently finished up our first Beer and Wine Walk in Sprin ...
    July 9, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Marsala's Italian Kitchen in Huntley plans to close

    HUNTLEY – An Italian eatery near Interstate 90 in Huntley plans to close nearly eight months after opening, but the soon-to-be vacant space isn’t expe ...
    July 9, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Businesses can now register for Indonesia trade event in McHenry

    McHENRY – Area businesses wanting to learn how to reach markets in Indonesia now can register for an upcoming event on the topic.
    July 8, 2015 - 9:42 am
  • McHenry County breweries eye craft beer legislation on Illinois, national level

    As the craft beer industry continues to evolve, new business owner Mike Dallas of Scorched Earth Brewing Company said progress certainly has been made ...
    July 7, 2015 - 2:50 pm
  • Oreo Thins aim to be skinny, 'sophisticated' snack for grown-ups

    NEW YORK — Oreos are getting a skinny new look, and its maker says the new cookie is a "sophisticated" snack for grown-ups that isn't meant to be twis ...
    July 6, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • NICB, McHenry County car dealers warn against buying flood-damaged vehicles

    When buying used cars, local dealers and the National Insurance Crime Bureau agree that if it seems like too good of a deal, it probably is.
    July 5, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Piershale: Strategizing taxes in retirement

    If you’re in a retirement plan that lets you invest in your company’s stock, you should be aware of something called net unrealized appreciation (NUA) ...
    July 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Home State Bank marks 100 years in McHenry County

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Home State Bank has endured both challenges and successes in the 100 years since Crystal Lake’s first mayor helped inaugurate the local ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Pub 47 in Huntley celebrates opening

    Pub 47, 10400 N. Route 47, Huntley, marked its opening in the village with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce members and gue ...
    July 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Bull Valley equestrian team awards scholarship

    BULL VALLEY – A Woodstock High School senior recently received an $2,300 scholarship from the Midwest Renegades Equestrian Drill Team in Bull Valley.
    July 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
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