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  • Grand Oaks Active Senior Center opens in Crystal Lake

    The Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated the opening the Crystal Lake Park District’s Grand Oaks Active Senior Center, 1401 W. Route 1 ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Dave Says: Use savings to pay off student loans, buy cheaper car

    Dear Dave,I’m driving a 10-year-old car with 195,000 miles on it. The car needs $1,500 in repairs, a ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Chiro One Wellness Centers opens in Crystal Lake

    The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Chiro One Wellness Centers, 435 Angela Lane, Unit 19, Crystal ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • The Water Street Shoppe opens in McHenry

    The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony with The Water Street Shoppe, 1310 Riverside Drive, McHenry. Pictur ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Stewart: Smaller corporate boards may better than larger ones

    “More is not always better” may be more than a cliché when it comes to the overall effectiveness of corporate boards.
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Time to ditch rising stocks, or stick with them?

    NEW YORK – Is it time to cash out of stocks?The market has nearly tripled in a little over five year ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • Patrick S. O’Connor: Plant your inheritance within your portfolio

    Money can, after all, grow on trees – family trees.And judging by the $8.4 trillion baby boomers are ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Crystal Lake teens start fashion business

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Marco Jimenez is inspired by the music he listens to while he’s messing around on his computer and the patterns and textures he sees ar ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • TC Industries expands in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Grove-based heat-treating services company TC Industries Inc. recently bought a 105,000-square-foot building in Crystal Lake to ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • As stocks rise, so does anxiety: Time to get out?

    NEW YORK – Is it time to cash out of stocks?The market has nearly tripled in a little over five year ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Centegra to move all newborn deliveries to McHenry

    McHENRY – Centegra Health System is moving all newborn deliveries to Centegra Hospital – McHenry starting at 7 a.m. Sept. 13.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Guidry: It’s time to get your family computer ready for school

    It’s back-to-school season and a great time to give your family computer a security overhaul.Here’s ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Abercrombie name to shrink from clothing

    NEW YORK – The Abercrombie & Fitch logo has lost the power it once wielded.Shares of Abercrombie & F ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • U.S. economy grew at brisk 4.2 percent rate in 2Q

    WASHINGTON – After a bleak start to the year, the U.S. economy grew at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 percent in the April-June quarter, the government sa ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 5:29 pm
  • Tim Hortons a big part of Canadian identity

    TORONTO – Few things unite Canadians the way Tim Hortons does. For half a century, they have warmed themselves on chilly mornings with the chain’s cof ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 12:28 am
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