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  • McHenry County Planit 10: 'First Date' at Raue, children's 'Treasure Island' in Woodstock, Tropixplosion & more

    Looking for something to do? We have 10 suggestions. “FIRST DATE” WHEN: Jan. 20 through Feb. 12 W ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:40 am
  • McHenry County Planit 10: Winterfest, wine-tasting at Cary Library, Get Lit(erary) & more

    Looking for something to do? We have 10 suggestions. WINTERFEST WHEN: Noon to 4 p.m. Jan. 15 WHER ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 12:56 am
  • Crystal Lake native releases new single, video with folk essence

    With a new single and video, Crystal Lake native Zach Cannella is making a name for himself as a singer/songwriter in Nashville.
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 12:54 am
  • 5 great love songs for the modern wedding

    “At laaaaaaast, my looooove has come along,” Etta James sings with a gutsy, bluesy drawl at the beginning of her 1960 version of the 1940’s tune. With ...
    Jan. 8, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Elvis impersonator to rock Volo Auto Museum

    VOLO – Brian Grams has been looking forward to seeing Travis Morris again ever since he saw him perform “Jailhouse Rock” at Miller’s Dog ’n Suds last ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 12:47 am
  • McHenry County Planit 10: American English Beatles tribute, travel & bridal shows and more

    Looking for something to do? We have 10 suggestions. AMERICAN ENGLISH WHEN: 8 p.m. Jan. 7 WHERE: ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 12:24 am
  • Our top albums of 2016: A year of loss, unimaginable talent

    2016 has seen the deaths of many talented individuals. We lost David Bowie, Greg Lake, Leonard Cohen, Pete Burns, Prince, David Gest, Sharon Jones, Mo ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 4:45 pm
  • McHenry County's Top 5 entertainment stories in 2016

    It was a year of firsts, celebrations and accomplishments for McHenry County’s world of entertainment. The area saw several inaugural festivals begin ...
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • McHenry County Planit 10: Christmas Guitar Night at Woodstock Opera House, Santa houses & more

    Looking for something to do? We have 10 suggestions. ED HALL’S CHRISTMAS GUITAR NIGHT WHEN: 8 p.m. ...
    Dec. 23, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • Tina Turner's life and songs inspire stage musical

    LONDON – Simply the best news for Tina Turner fans: The music legend's life and songs are headed for the stage.
    Dec. 16, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • McHenry County Planit 10: Raue's 'Nutcracker,' Buffett guitarist Peter Mayer, 'Christmas Joy' & more

    Looking for something to do? We have 10 suggestions. “THE NUTCRACKER BALLET” WHEN: 3 & 7 p.m. Dec. ...
    Dec. 15, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • McHenry County Planit 10: 'Nutcracker,' 'Messiah,' RavenStone Castle faire and more

    Looking for something to do? We have 10 suggestions. “THE NUTCRACKER” WHEN: Dec. 10-18 WHERE: Woo ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 9:39 am
  • Jimmy Buffett guitarist Peter Mayer returns for Crystal Lake Christmas concert

    It’s “Margaritaville” in the summertime, but the Christmas season is all about “Stars and Promises” for Peter Mayer, lead guitarist for Jimmy Buffett’ ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 1:23 am
  • McHenry County Planit 10: Christmas festivities abound

    Looking for something to do? We have 10 suggestions. CHRISTMAS AT THE DOLE WHEN: 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. ...
    Dec. 3, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Your guide to holiday activities in McHenry County and beyond

    Below is our round-up of holiday events and activities throughout McHenry County and beyond. To have your event listed, visit PlanitNorthwest.com.
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 11:44 pm
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