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  • Marengo City Council agrees to pay portion of tax levy to cemetery board

    MARENGO – The city will pay the Marengo Cemetery Board a portion of its requested tax levy despite rising police pension costs and financial uncertain ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Village of Algonquin to vote on estimated property tax levy

    ALGONQUIN – The village of Algonquin is expecting to decrease its portion of property tax bills for 2016, Assistant Village Manager Mike Kumbera said.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • McHenry County Recorder-elect Joe Tirio to focus on eliminating position

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Recorder-elect Joe Tirio watched last Tuesday’s election results with what he called an “otherworldly” detachment – after m ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • President-elect Donald Trump set to roll back President Obama's policies on energy, environment

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump is considering an oil billionaire and a North Dakota lawmaker for top posts as he moves to roll back Preside ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:03 pm
  • Catholic bishops ask President-elect Donald Trump for humane immigration policies

    BALTIMORE – The nation's Roman Catholic bishops, meeting just days after Donald Trump was elected president, urged him Monday to adopt humane policies ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • Public access for the week of Nov. 14

    MondayAlgonquin Planning & Zoning Commission: 7:30 p.m., Ganek Municipal Center, 2200 Harnish DriveH ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Algonquin trustees consider ban on video gaming cafés

    ALGONQUIN – Algonquin trustees are considering an ordinance that could ban video gaming cafés from the village. 
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • McHenry County Board to approve 2017 budget, levy Tuesday

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board will vote Tuesday evening whether to approve a 2017 budget that bucks a longtime trend of shrinking because of on ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Lake in the Hills appoints new village administrator

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Come Dec. 12, Lake in the Hills will have a new village administrator.Doug Petro ...
    Nov. 12, 2016 - 10:03 pm
  • Jack Franks to hit the ground running as McHenry County Board chairman

    Democratic McHenry County Board Chairman-elect Jack Franks on Thursday was making his way down a call list of the 24 board members he will be working ...
    Nov. 12, 2016 - 9:59 pm
  • President-elect Donald Trump shakes up transition team, elevates Pence's role

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump is shaking up his transition team as he plunges into the work of setting up his administration, elevating Vi ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 2:08 pm
  • President-elect Donald Trump could reshape Justice Department's civil rights focus

    WASHINGTON – A Donald Trump administration could radically reshape the Justice Department, particularly civil rights efforts that became one of its mo ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 8:51 am
  • Indian Oaks Park playground fundraiser gaining traction in Marengo

    MARENGO – With community support, Marengo residents could see the rebuild of the playground at Indian Oaks Park by next year.
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • 'Excellent' first meeting for Obama, Trump

    WASHINGTON – In a cordial beginning to their transfer of power, President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump met at the White House Thursda ...
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 12:13 pm
  • President-elect Donald Trump bucks protocol on press access

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday refused to let a group of journalists travel with him to cover his historic first meeting with P ...
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 11:34 am
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