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  • 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 29, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • 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
  • Weigh in on economic plan covering McHenry, Boone, Winnebago counties

    Interested residents still can convey their thoughts on a new regional economic development strategy, even though all public open houses on the strate ...
    July 28, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • Cruising with Crystal Lake Travel

    If you have decided that you next vacation will be a cruise, there are a few questions you should think about before booking your trip.
    July 27, 2015 - 11:53 am
  • McHenry County millennials entering job market tough for young adults

    Congratulations, Class of 2015 college graduates. We have a gift for you, all estimated 2.8 million ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Waggoner Law Firm in Crystal Lake marks 25-year chamber membership

    The Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce recently recognized Waggoner Law Firm, 4 N. Walkup Ave., Crystal Lake, for being a chamber member for the past 25 ...
    July 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Expanding McHenry manufacturer Fabrik Plastics weighs move away from Illinois

    McHENRY – Like other manufacturers in Illinois, a top primary employer in McHenry County is thinking about uprooting its McHenry headquarters and ship ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Advance Design Studio in Gilberts wins customer service award

    GILBERTS – A residential construction company in Gilberts recently earned an industry award for exceptional customer service, according to a news rele ...
    July 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Huntley ReMax brokers recognized for sales

    HUNTLEY – ReMax Northern Illinois recently recognized brokers from ReMax Unlimited Northwest, 12376 Princeton Drive, Huntley, for exceptional sales pe ...
    July 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dave says: Equate vehicles with overhead costs

    Dear Dave,I’m self-employed and I travel about 30,000 miles a year in my van. I’m three payments awa ...
    July 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • State Farm Insurance opens new location in Huntley

    Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce members earlier this year welcomed State Farm Insurance/Chad Radtke’s office, 12396 Princeton Drive, Huntley, to the ...
    July 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Dorion-Gray: Take time with Social Security options

    The biggest question facing baby boomers is when to take Social Security.Do you take it at 62 when y ...
    July 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
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