A Few Clouds
11°FA Few CloudsFull Forecast

Business

  • 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
  • Family-owned Crystal Lake liquor store shuts doors as part of consolidation

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One of Crystal Lake’s family-operated liquor stores has shut its doors. But the form ...
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Eliminate Your Mortgage Payment With Home State Bank’s New Reverse Mortgage Option

    If you’re approaching retirement, you probably have a lot of financial questions and concerns.  You may be wondering whether to stay in your home; man ...
    Jan. 14, 2016 - 8:07 am
  • Choosing Your Travel Agent

    No matter whether you are traveling 200 or 2000 miles for vacation, it is always best to seek help from a qualified travel agent. Generally, this pers ...
    Jan. 14, 2016 - 7:01 am
  • Purple Moose Enrichment Preschool plans move within Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A preschool in Crystal Lake that has called St. Mary’s Episcopal Church home for the past 30 years will move into a larger, more modern ...
    Jan. 13, 2016 - 10:57 am
  • McHenry County College launches intro computer classes at Shah Center

    McHENRY – Starting next week, McHenry County College will offer two new introductory computer courses at its Shah Center in McHenry geared toward disl ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • McHenry County Mattress Firms taking donations for foster children

    Four Mattress Firm locations in McHenry County are accepting pajamas and monetary donations as part of the retailer’s regional campaign to help meet t ...
    Jan. 13, 2016 - 10:53 am
  • Watch Now

    Reader Poll

    Should it be a crime to post fight videos with intent to condone or promote the violence?
    Yes
    No
    No opinion