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  • Official Heating & Cooling buys Biewer in Elgin

    McHENRY – Official Heating & Cooling plans to expand further into the Elgin market after buying Biewer Heating & Air Conditioning Co.
    July 22, 2014 - 5:28 pm
  • McHenry County home sales fall 3.2 percent in June

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Home sales in McHenry County dipped 3.2 percent in June as inventory continued to decline and prices rose.
    July 22, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • Stella's Place opens in McHenry

    The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated the opening of Stella’s Place, 1720 Richmond Road, McHenry, with a ribbon cutting ceremony. P ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Supercuts opens in Crystal Lake

    Supercuts, 5764 Route 14 in Crystal Lake, recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce. Pictured (from left) are ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Gary Lang Subaru sponsors free admission day at McHenry dog park

    McHENRY – McHenry’s McBark Dog Park, which is sponsored by Gary Lang Subaru, will host another free admission day from 10 a.m. to noon July 26.
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Gonsiorek: How easy is the new EZ form for nonprofits?

    One service that I provide as a CPA specializing in tax-exempt organizations is to assist new entities seeking tax-exempt status.
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Business Time Capsule: Helm Hardware in Algonquin

    To many, spring means yard and garden work. In time past, it was the hardware store where gardeners found their needed tools and seeds. Helm Hardware ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • McGuire: Neighbors, families, businesses form community

    Community.It’s a word that is used quite a bit to suggest that we live more than just for ourselves. ...
    July 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sullivan: Ask the busiest person you know

    “If you want something done, ask a busy person,” Benjamin Franklin.There is a good reason busy peopl ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • BBQ King Smokehouse builds loyal following

    WOODSTOCK – Joe Domek of Wonder Lake first happened upon the tantalizing smell of BBQ King Catering’s moist, barbecued pork while attending the McHenr ...
    July 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • MCC offers bookkeeping certificate program

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College is offering a bookkeeping certificate program through its Fast Track program in August.
    July 17, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • IHOP restaurant returns to Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – IHOP has returned to its former Crystal Lake this week, a year after the chain’s Route 14 restaurant was closed.
    July 17, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Ace Hardware returns to Fox Lake with new store

    FOX LAKE – Ace Hardware recently returned to Fox Lake.The 9,100-square-foot Fox Lake Ace Hardware st ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:16 pm
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