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  • Black Diamond hires marketing coordinator

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Black Diamond Plumbing and Mechanical Inc. has hired Beth Wagner as its new marketing coordinator.
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • McHenry County students see future of manufacturing

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Over the past week, hundreds of McHenry County students got a glimpse of the future of manufacturing at the International Manufacturing ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • 2 Woodstock residents charged with burglarizing Crystal Lake church

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two Woodstock residents were charged with breaking into and stealing from a Crystal Lake church, police said.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 3:49 pm
  • Crystal Lake Centennial celebration finale set for Sunday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After a year of events celebrating 100 years of history, Crystal Lake is set to close out its first century.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • Financial adviser marks 20-year anniversary

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Merrill Lynch financial adviser Paul Skowronski recently marked his 20-year anniversary with the firm.
    Sept. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fabric Fiber & Finds opens in Crystal Lake

    Fabric Fiber & Finds, 5150 Route 14, Crystal Lake, recently opened its doors and celebrated with a Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting cer ...
    Sept. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • District 155 must go through Crystal Lake zoning process for bleachers

    WOODSTOCK – The Gators were allowed to play football in Crystal Lake South’s home opener Friday despite a judge’s determination that bleachers at the ...
    Sept. 6, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Stewart: Smaller corporate boards may better than larger ones

    “More is not always better” may be more than a cliché when it comes to the overall effectiveness of corporate boards.
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • TC Industries expands in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Grove-based heat-treating services company TC Industries Inc. recently bought a 105,000-square-foot building in Crystal Lake to ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Bleacher lawsuit hearing could affect Crystal Lake South home opener

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One last legal challenge will have to be tackled before the Crystal Lake South High School football team takes the field for its home o ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 12:15 pm
  • Conservation course to cover weed management

    RINGWOOD – The weeds that take over gardens and push out native species will be hacked at in an upcoming McHenry County Conservation District program.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Middaugh: Is it smarter to pay off debts or invest?

    It probably doesn’t happen as much as you’d like, but from time to time, you have some extra disposable income. When this happens, how should you use ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Need for skilled workers still prevalent

    Adam Hoambrecker, 29, of West Dundee, makes a shim die that will be used inside of the Algonquin business Kenmode Tool and Engineering. The apprentice ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Jozwiak gets training for eye acupuncture

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After recently returning from special training in Denmark, Janine Jozwiak is offering Boel Acunova Acupuncture Treatments for eye ailme ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • MCC foundation recognizes Watlow employees

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College recently recognized Watlow in Richmond and its employees who are alumni of MCC.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Gonsiorek: Fiscal sponsorships provide another avenue for new nonprofits

    Last month, I suggested it may be all too easy to bring another nonprofit into our world, one that may not be equipped to flourish in the increasingly ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Crystal Lake South OK to play home football games

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With football season set to start, Crystal Lake South High School is ready to host another season as the legality of the expanded bleac ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Archery, hikes among MCCD programs

    WOODSTOCK – Games, hikes and archery are lined up at McHenry County parks this fall. The McHenry Co ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 12:11 am
  • McHenry County unemployment rate hits 5.7 percent

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The unemployment rate in McHenry County fell to 5.7 percent in July, a record low since the Great Recession, according to preliminary f ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • McHenry County home sales fall 13.3 percent in July

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Amid a broader national real estate recovery, McHenry County home sales fell 13.3 percent in July as prices increased and inventory rem ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Power plant opposition surfaces in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With village business suspended in Oakwood Hills, residents turned up in Crystal Lake to voice their opposition to a proposed power pla ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 6:55 am
  • Which Wich Superior Sandwiches to open in Crystal Lake this fall

    CRYSTAL LAKE – National chain Which Wich Superior Sandwiches plans to bring its trillions of sandwich combinations to Crystal Lake.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 3:36 pm
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