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  • Sandidge & Ward: Telephone, email's place in business

    To email or phone? That is the question.We’ll weigh in on the ongoing conversation about the pros an ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dave says: How to digest one end of the sandwich generation

    Dear Dave,My husband and I are both 50, and we make about $50,000 a year. We have a little bit of de ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • KinderCare in Huntley receives national accreditation

    HUNTLEY – KinderCare in Huntley recently earned a national accreditation award, meeting a comprehensive set of performance standards, according to a n ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Best Under 40: Meet McHenry County's brightest young professionals

    Younger area professionals representing numerous business interests, from agriculture to coffee, make up the Northwest Herald’s Best Under 40 for 2015 ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Rasta Bros. sizzles at expo

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Rasta Bros. in Lake in the Hills sizzled during the recent Louisiana Hot Sauce Expo, taking home three first-place “World Champion ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • ReMax associates recognized

    CRYSTAL LAKE – ReMax Northern Illinois recognized brokers at ReMax Unlimited Northwest, 7107 Pingree Road, Crystal Lake, for outstanding sales achieve ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Visual graphics company relocates in Carpentersville

    CARPENTERSVILLE – A sign and visual graphics provider in Carpentersville relocated a few doors down to a larger location at 188 S. Western Ave.
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chiro One Wellness Center of Huntley ribbon-cutting

    Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce members and guests gathered at Chiro One Wellness Center of Huntley, 13316 Village Green Drive, for a ribbon-cutting ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Catapault Collectibles ribbon-cutting

    Catapault Collectibles, 40-J W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake, held its Chamber of Commerce new-member ribbon-cutting. The store specializes in vinta ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Businesses waking up to workplace napping

    If you get written up for sleeping on the job, you might want to inform your boss that you’re in good company.
    July 31, 2015 - 3:54 pm
  • AptarGroup in Crystal Lake showed strong second quarter, CEO says

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Plastics products maker AptarGroup experienced a strong second quarter, as the company's core sales and reported earnings per share bot ...
    July 29, 2015 - 5:18 pm
  • Shoe retailer DSW plans to open in McHenry store

    McHENRY – DSW, a prominent shoe retailer that offers numerous brand names, plans to open a store in McHenry on Sept. 3.
    July 30, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • Huntley nonprofit to host golf outing benefit

    HUNTLEY – Registration is open for a golf outing that benefits a Huntley nonprofit working to break the cycle of poverty in India and South Asia.
    July 28, 2015 - 10:15 am
  • Schneider: Woodstock filled with volunteer opportunities

    Does life have you stressed, depressed or lonely? Volunteering just might be the answer for you. A United Health Group survey found that an overwhelmi ...
    July 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Helfers: Mark the calendars for upcoming events in Marengo

    On behalf of the Marengo-Union Chamber of Commerce and the Hampshire Area Chamber of Commerce, we again would like to extend our sincere thanks to all ...
    July 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
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