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  • Huntley Village Board approves new trustee

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley resident who helped construct major infrastructure projects in the village will now assist the Village Board until the municipal e ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • AG pick Lynch called strong civil rights defender

    WASHINGTON – Loretta Lynch was a federal prosecutor in New York when she encountered an astonishing case of police brutality: the broomstick sodomy of ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • GOP denies role in Chicago election robocalls

    CHICAGO – Robocalls that Chicago election officials blamed for the no-show of 2,000 election judges this week were recorded by people helping Cook Cou ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • State owes Belvidere landlords $40,000 for lease

    BELVIDERE – Secretary of State Jesse White’s office owes $40,000 in unpaid rent to a landlord for office space in Belvidere.
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Driver’s license facilities to close Veterans Day

    CHICAGO – Driver’s license facilities in Illinois will be closed Tuesday for Veterans Day.Secretary ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • New Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner administration: Lawmakers, experts weigh in

    When CEOs want things done, their employees leap into action and get them done.It’s not a management ...
    Nov. 9, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • 'Frustrated' Cary trustee won't run for re-election on Village Board

    CARY – A vocal, and at times fiery and passionate, trustee will not run for re-election. Trustee Kar ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 12:46 am
  • Bruce Rauner's transition team includes Democrats

    CHICAGO – In one of his first official acts since being elected governor, Republican Bruce Rauner named dozens of advisers to a transition team Thursd ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Huntley moves forward with downtown Amtrak station

    HUNTLEY – Area residents would start boarding Amtrak trains from downtown Huntley by late 2015, under a $3.55 million agreement with the state unanimo ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 10:00 pm
  • McHenry County Republicans say new leadership fueled local rout

    The McHenry County Republican Party shared in the national rout the GOP achieved Tuesday night. Aft ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • Cary approves facade grant for Smiling Shamrock Creative House

    CARY – Village Board members on Tuesday approved a small facade grant to a business moving into town.
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 12:24 am
  • Republicans headed for McHenry County Board sweep

    McHenry County’ eight-year experiment with two-party rule on the County Board may have come to an end Tuesday evening with the defeat of both Democrat ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 3:55 pm
  • Cary looking to sell property along Route 14

    CARY – Nearly eight years after buying 0.76 acres of land along Route 14 in order to take down some blighted properties, the village is looking to sel ...
    Nov. 4, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Party leaders clash over Obama as election nears

    WASHINGTON – Claiming new momentum 48 hours before polls open across America, Republicans on Sunday assailed President Barack Obama in a final weekend ...
    Nov. 2, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • On the Record With ... McHenry County Mental Health Board director Scott Block

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County agency that funds mental health groups will have a local at the helm.
    Nov. 3, 2014 - 4:09 pm
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