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Students at Heineman Middle School in Algonquin raise money to build wells in Haiti

ALGONQUIN – Heineman Middle School sixth-grade students are working to raise $6,700 to build wells in Haiti.This is the second year students ...
Dec. 1, 2016 - 1:01 am

Coroner identifies Woodstock man killed in crash at Route 20, Harmony Road

The Kane County Coroner’s Office has identified the 54-year-old Woodstock man killed in a crash last week as John Burke, also known as John ...
Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:38 am

Crash near Marengo kills 29-year-old Elgin man

A 29-year-old Elgin man died Monday after a two-vehicle crash near Marengo. About 7:05 p.m., police and fire officials responded to Route 2 ...
Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:52 am

Age

Under 5 Years 1795
5 to 9 Years 1783
10 to 14 Years 1379
15 to 19 Years 993
20 to 24 Years 677
25 to 34 Years 2116
35 to 44 Years 3412
45 to 54 Years 2184
55 to 59 Years 1087
60 to 64 Years 1667
65 to 74 Years 4573
75 to 84 Years 1969
85 Years and Over 262
Median Age (in years) 44.1

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Ancestry

American 792 3.0%
Arab 40 0.2%
Czech 377 1.4%
Danish 72 0.3%
Dutch 329 1.3%
English 1,714 6.6%
French (except Basque) 257 1.0%
French Canadian 91 0.3%
German 7,080 27.1%
Greek 254 1.0%
Hungarian 95 0.4%
Irish 3,827 14.7%
Italian 3,543 13.6%
Lithuanian 168 0.6%
Norwegian 919 3.5%
Polish 4,156 15.9%
Portuguese 13 0.0%
Russian 422 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 151 0.6%
Scottish 393 1.5%
Slovak 115 0.4%
Subsaharan Africa 28 0.1%
Swedish 820 3.1%
Swiss 15 0.1%
Ukrainian 340 1.3%
Welsh 99 0.4%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 0 0.0%

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Portion of Route 20 near Huntley closed due to crash

HUNTLEY – Drivers are being asked to avoid Route 20 between Harmony and Church roads near Huntley.McHenry County Sheriff's Deputy Aimee Knop ...
Nov. 28, 2016 - 9:36 pm

Huntley High School student earns Illinois Technology Foundation award

HUNTLEY – Through his research, Huntley High School senior Kyle Ockerlund has changed the school’s bell tone, taught a machine how to play t ...
Nov. 28, 2016 - 12:40 am

Huntley expects to keep property tax levy rate flat

HUNTLEY – Although the village of Huntley is requesting more money than last year for its 2016 property tax levy, the tax levy rate is expec ...
Nov. 26, 2016 - 11:54 pm

Education

Less than 9th Grade 232 1.3%
9th to 12th grade, No Diploma 438 2.5%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 4,974 28.8%
Some College, No Degree 4,314 25.0%
Associates Degree 1,692 9.8%
Bachelor's Degree 3,884 22.5%
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,736 10.1%
Population 25 years and Over 17,270
High School Graduate or Higher 96.12%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 32.54%

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Gender

Male 11,239 47.03%
Female 12,658 52.97%
Total Population 23,897

 

Grafton Food Pantry seeking donations for holiday meals

HUNTLEY – The Grafton Food Pantry is seeking donations so McHenry County families can celebrate a holiday without hunger.Donating $30 will p ...
Nov. 26, 2016 - 1:49 am

Woodstock man killed in Route 20 crash near Huntley, McHenry County Sheriff's Office says

HUNTLEY – A 54-year-old Woodstock man was pronounced dead after a two-vehicle crash Wednesday night in unincorporated Huntley, the McHenry C ...
Nov. 25, 2016 - 2:14 am

Road closed in Huntley after traffic incident on Route 20, Sheriff's Office says

HUNTLEY – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is advising people to avoid Route 20 between Harmony Road and Church Road for the next several ...
Nov. 24, 2016 - 12:03 am

Household Type

Total Households 9,826
Family Households 7,111 72.36&
with own children under 18 years 2,716 27.64%

 

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 9,826
Owner-Occupied 9,189 93.51&
Renter Occupied 637 6.48%

 

Judge sentences Huntley man to 9 years in prison for wife's murder

WOODSTOCK – A Huntley man was sentenced to nine years in prison after he admitted to the second-degree murder of his wife.McHenry County Jud ...
Nov. 23, 2016 - 12:37 am

Huntley police reports for Sunday, November 20, 2016

Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in p ...
Nov. 20, 2016 - 8:20 am

McHenry County farmers have 'exceptional' yield in 2016 harvest season

CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County farmers saw better than expected crop production this year, in line with predictions from the U.S. Department ...
Nov. 19, 2016 - 12:53 am

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $1494

 

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 5,990
Median (dollars) $2025
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 3,199
Median (dollars) $671

 

Judge to decide how long Huntley husband will be in prison for murdering wife

WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge soon will decide the fate of a Huntley man who pleaded guilty to the second-degree murder of his wife.Edw ...
Nov. 18, 2016 - 1:00 am

Sentencing hearing continues for Huntley man in wife's murder

WOODSTOCK – Testimony at a sentencing hearing for a Huntley man charged in the first-degree murder of his wife revealed a volatile relations ...
Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:06 am

Wonder Lake-area crash kills 65-year-old Huntley man

A 65-year-old Huntley man was pronounced dead Monday after his vehicle overturned off the roadway in unincorporated Wonder Lake, according t ...
Nov. 15, 2016 - 12:09 am

Household Value

Median (dollars) $237,800

 

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $70,524

 

Huntley Blue Travel Baseball accepting donations to help end hunger

HUNTLEY – Huntley Blue Travel Baseball will hold its seventh annual Blue Strikes Out Hunger fundraising event Sunday.The fundraiser will be ...
Nov. 9, 2016 - 1:46 am

Huntley Lion's Club, VFW looking for home item donations for veterans

HUNTLEY – Donations for veterans are being accepted through Nov. 18 for the Lions Club of Sun City Huntley and the Veterans of Foreign Wars ...
Nov. 9, 2016 - 1:46 am

Basketball game fundraiser to benefit family of late Huntley Police Sgt. L.J. Marak

HUNTLEY – The inaugural “Buckets for Blessings” basketball game to benefit the family of Huntley Police Sgt. L.J. Marak, who lost his battle ...
Nov. 7, 2016 - 11:44 pm

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 89 0.57%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 432 2.79%
Construction 423 2.73%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 1,823 11.76%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 777 5.01%
Information 201 1.30%
Manufacturing 1,590 10.26%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 323 2.08%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 826 5.33%
Public Administration 319 2.06%
Retail Trade 1,431 9.23%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 512 3.30%
Wholesale Trade 417 2.69%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 9,163

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Land

Area (in square miles) 14.07
Density (in square feet) 1,698.44

 

Huntley asks for removal of shepherd hooks from cemetery

HUNTLEY – The village of Huntley is asking that all shepherd hooks be removed from gravesites in the Huntley Cemetery so cleanup and mainten ...
Nov. 6, 2016 - 11:32 pm

Shepherd of the Prairie Lutheran Church in Huntley plans expansion

HUNTLEY – Shepherd of the Prairie Lutheran Church in Huntley is looking to more than double the size of its building. The church, 10805 Main ...
Nov. 6, 2016 - 12:14 am

Family Alliance in Woodstock, Huntley looking for coffee donations

WOODSTOCK – Family Alliance Comprehensive Care Services is looking for donations of decaffeinated coffee for its day rooms in Woodstock and ...
Nov. 6, 2016 - 12:13 am

Political Leaders

President Barack Obama
U.S. Senate Richard Durbin
U.S. Senate Mark Kirk
U.S. House of Representatives Randy Hultgren
Illinois Senate Karen McConnaughay
Illinois House of Representatives Timothy Schmitz
Illinois House of Representatives Michael Tryon

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 1,509
Cuban 0
Mexican 986
Other Hispanic or Latino 349
Puerto Rican 174
Total Population 1,509
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,388
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 7
Asian Alone 1,495
Black or African American Alone 370
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 0
Some Other Race Alone 29
Two or More Races 613
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 0
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 613
White Alone 19,874
Total Population 23,897

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McHenry County Chicago Cubs fans celebrate World Series win

ALGONQUIN – Algonquin residents Ronnie Doll and Melissa Brightman said they were both nervous and excited leading up to Game 7 of the World ...
Nov. 3, 2016 - 1:32 am

Henderson Products expands snow, ice equipment business to Huntley

HUNTLEY – At Henderson Products in Huntley, 14 shop floor workers make up two assembly lines that turn a truck cab, wheels and frame into a ...
Nov. 2, 2016 - 12:17 am

Lake in the Hills gives Butcher on the Block video gaming license

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Butcher on the Block owner Tom Yucuis said he never thought he’d have shopping carts in his butcher shop. The business, ...
Oct. 30, 2016 - 12:25 am

Schools

Unified School Districts Huntley Consolidated School Dist. 158

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A Heart for Animals to hold pet adoption event in Crystal Lake

CRYSTAL LAKE – The Huntley-based organization A Heart for Animals will hold an adoption event with discounts for military personnel.The even ...
Oct. 27, 2016 - 12:37 am

Manny’s Handcrafted Gelato and Cafe to open in mid-November in Huntley

HUNTLEY – A new family business is expecting to open mid-November right off the Huntley square.Manny’s Handcrafted Gelato and Cafe, 11808 Ma ...
Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:35 pm

Centegra Sports Care program gives student athletes immediate aid

The Centegra Sports Care program provides several high schools around McHenry County with additional athletic training and clinical services ...
Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:28 am

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