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  • Baxter & Woodman appoints new president/CEO

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Baxter & Woodman Inc. announced the appointment of John V. Ambrose as president and chief executive officer.
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Jazzercise center celebrates opening

    Karen Glassy, her team and friends and family celebrated the opening of Jazzercise Crystal Lake Fitness Center with a recent Crystal Lake Chamber of C ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Meals Like Mom's ribbon-cutting

    McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Meals Like Mom’s Personal Chef Service at McHenry Moose Lodge No. 691, 3535 ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • RE/MAX brokers in northern Illinois earn lifetime achievement honors

    RE/MAX announced the most recent group of brokers at its offices across northern Illinois to earn Lifetime Achievement and Hall of Fame career achieve ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Harvard company looks to equip, train schools in active-shooter situations

    HARVARD – Nearly three years ago in December 2012, the mass shooting that unfolded within mere minutes inside a Connecticut elementary school resonate ...
    April 26, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Guidry: Online games can hide account hijackers

    You know those online surveys: “What was your first car?” “Who was your best friend in high school?” “Where did you go to college?”
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • For the record

    Gathered as of April 10 by Record Information Services, a company that compiles public record information. This list contains business-to-business fil ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • CVS proposal recommended to Crystal Lake City Council over resident concerns

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A proposed CVS Pharmacy at Route 14 and Virginia Road has been given the thumbs-up over the objections of nearby homeowners.
    April 25, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Home State Bank’s Senior Class Club Will Visit Portugal and Spain

    How do you want to spend your time in late October and early November this year?   Do you want to be busy raking leaves, handing out expensive Hallo ...
    April 23, 2015 - 9:51 am
  • Bates: Important to train front-end people

    I always have wondered why our front-line people – those who greet our customers, guide shoppers and deal with complaints – also are our lowest paid.
    April 23, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Sleep is food for the brain. During sleep, important body functions and brain activity occur.

    Biological sleep patterns shift toward later times for both sleeping and waking during adolescence -- meaning it is natural to not be able to fall asl ...
    April 21, 2015 - 2:33 pm
  • Franks, Gerkin & McKenna, P.C. in Marengo, IL wants you to know what to do when you have been in an accident

    Franks, Gerkin & McKenna P.C. continues its 12 part series of articles about what to do when in an accident.  For all tips, go to fgmlaw.com/blog. If ...
    April 21, 2015 - 9:57 am
  • Crystal Lake committee to hear details of proposed CVS Pharmacy

    CRYSTAL LAKE – CVS Pharmacy is moving forward with plans to put a store in Crystal Lake, but some neighbors aren’t keen on the drugstore chain’s plann ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:25 pm
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