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  • Developer seeks approval for housing complex in unincorporated Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A public hearing about a proposed housing development in unincorporated Huntley continued Wednesday, with residents voicing concern about a ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Lake in the Hills considers implementing tax on ‘nonparticipative amusement’

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – People going to see a movie in Lake in the Hills could see an increase in ticket prices if village officials enact an amusement ta ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 12:51 pm
  • Algonquin receives Local Transformer Award for use of intergovernmental agreements

    ALGONQUIN – The village of Algonquin has been recognized with the 2016 Local Transformer Award for its use of innovative intergovernmental agreements ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Candidates look to succeed Mike Tryon in the 66th Illinois House District

    Republican candidate Allen Skillicorn and Democratic candidate Nancy Zettler are running to succeed Rep. Michael Tryon as representative for the 66th ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Consulting firm identifies potential uses for Woodstock Old Courthouse

    WOODSTOCK – Possibilities for the Old Courthouse and Sheriff’s House on the Woodstock Square are endless, but funding an overhaul will prove challengi ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Woodstock concerned with rising pension costs, financial sustainability

    WOODSTOCK – Police pension costs will rise 22 percent in the upcoming year, and city officials are concerned about financial sustainability.
    Oct. 9, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • 4 running to be the voice of rural McHenry County Board District 6

    Two Republican and two Democratic candidates are running for two open seats representing McHenry County Board District 6.
    Oct. 8, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Cary Village Board OKs Sage Parkway closure to allow for business' expansion

    CARY – The Cary Village Board unanimously approved Sage Products’ request to vacate a village road, Sage Parkway, to make room for the business’ 27-ac ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Tax burden a major concern for McHenry County Board District 5 candidates

    An incumbent Republican, a familiar Democrat and two newcomers are running for two open seats representing McHenry County Board District 5.
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Cary Village Board agrees to consider new mining proposal for Meyer Material

    CARY – Less than a year after the Cary Village Board voted down a request from Meyer Material Co. to continue mining its quarry near Route 31, trustee ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Woodstock takes new road maintenance initiative

    WOODSTOCK – Officials hope the city's roads will last a little longer, saving Woodstock funds in the long run, after a new plan initiated by the Pavem ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Valley Hi Nursing Home talks about lessons from scabies outbreak

    WOODSTOCK – Valley Hi Nursing Home is about two weeks shy of being able to officially declare itself free of scabies in the eyes of the Illinois Depar ...
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 11:09 pm
  • Valley Hi to give final report on scabies outbreak to McHenry County Board

    WOODSTOCK – Leaders of Valley Hi Nursing Home will tell the McHenry County Board on Tuesday that the home is on track to being formally declared free ...
    Oct. 3, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Woodstock residents grow weary of special census

    WOODSTOCK – The city has been conducting its special census for the past three weeks, but some residents don’t want anything to do with it.
    Oct. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Algonquin Village Board looking to grow corporate campus by adding dark fiber

    ALGONQUIN – The village of Algonquin is looking to bring dark fiber to the Algonquin Corporate Campus to attract and retain businesses in the area.
    Oct. 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
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