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  • Beware of Ice Dams

    Icicles may look pretty hanging from your house but they can also be causing some serious damage through a phenomenon known as ice dams. An ice dam is ...
    Jan. 18, 2016 - 7:03 am
  • Engaged - now what?

    Congratulations on your engagement! What an exciting time! If you haven’t done so already, shar ...
    Jan. 18, 2016 - 7:44 am
  • Lakemoor carpet specialist goes to White House

    LAKEMOOR – It’s not every day a business owner from McHenry County receives an invitation to work inside the room that held President Barack Obama and ...
    Jan. 18, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • McHenry County 4-Wheel Drive Center rebounds after fire

    McHENRY – When customers now walk into the McHenry County Four-Wheel Drive Center, they do a double take and ask for reassurance they’ve entered the r ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:40 am
  • Zfan Technologies establishes headquarters in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – With sights set on the future, a small company that engineers fan parts is moving to Huntley to establish a formal headquarters and take adv ...
    Jan. 18, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • 3 Lake in the Hills businesses recognized for work in village

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Lake in the Hills business that donated $2,000 worth of materials and helped remodel the kitchen at Turning Point’s Woodstock sh ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:40 am
  • Eder, Casella & Co. named one of best accounting firms in country

    McHENRY – An accounting firm with offices in McHenry and Barrington recently was named one of the best accounting workplaces in the country by a natio ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Huntley Walmart opens new vision center

    Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce representatives and village officials helped open the new Walmart Vision Center, 12300 S. Route 47, Huntley, during a ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Lloyd's Paint 'n Paper now 40-year Crystal Lake Chamber member

    Lloyd’s Paint ‘n Paper, 73 N. Williams St., recently marked 40 years as a Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce member with chamber representatives. Pictur ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KRV Legal recognized nationally

    CRYSTAL LAW – A law firm serving McHenry and Lake counties was recognized as one of the “10 Best DUI Law Firms for Client Satisfaction” in the country ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Crystal Lake pastor accepts job with Illinois hospice provider

    HUNTLEY – A pastor with the Calvary Assembly of God in Crystal Lake for the last 18 years, Terry Reilly recently accepted a position with a Huntley-ba ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • As oil plunges, energy companies cut back

    LONDON – The world’s biggest oil companies are slashing jobs and backing off major investments as the price of crude falls to new lows – and there may ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Get used to it: Big drops for stocks are back again

    NEW YORK – Yes, this is scary.Stock prices plunged again Friday and are down more than 8 percent in ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sandidge & Ward: Overcoming obstacles in 2016

    At the start of a new year, many of us feel a wave of new energy – a sense of turning a corner toward a fresh landscape that offers new possibilities, ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Dave says: Allowances? Teach kids 3 uses for money instead

    Dear Dave,Our son just turned 8 years old. Is it time to start giving him an allowance?– DanDear Dan ...
    Jan. 17, 2016 - 5:20 am
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