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  • Track and field insider: Harvard's Martin, Huntley's Tramblay athletes of week

    Boys Track and Field Athlete of the WeekZach MartinHarvard, SeniorMartin was instrumental in helping ...
    April 18, 2014 - 5:13 pm
  • Prairie Ridge softball team shows pop, beats Huntley

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Whenever the Prairie Ridge softball team finds itself trailing, the Wolves don't panic.
    April 16, 2014 - 8:24 pm
  • Local gymnasts headed to nationals

    Rachael Underwood accomplished something no competitor from Crystal Lake Gymnastics Training Center had ever done.
    April 14, 2014 - 8:17 pm
  • Baseball Insider: Woodstock's Sumner player of week

    Athlete of the WeekJordan SumnerWoodstock, sr.The Blue Streaks' center fielder came up big in two ga ...
    April 14, 2014 - 7:52 pm
  • Huntley's Amanze Egekeze leads 'Home' All-Stars to victory

    HEBRON – Huntley’s Amanze Egekeze waited to check in with 5:00 remaining when he got a message from Marian Central coach Curtis Price.
    April 14, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Marengo's Taylor Carlson sparks 'Home' All-Stars' basketball victory

    HEBRON – Marengo’s Taylor Carlson picked a most opportune time to score all of her seven points for the "Home" squad in the McHenry County Area All-St ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:25 am
  • Huntley café to donate all profits to area food pantry

    HUNTLEY – The owners of Tropical Smoothie Café are taking their charitable works in the community to a whole new level this year.
    April 12, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Recovering new housing market restarts some unfinished subdivisions

    WOODSTOCK – Unfinished subdivisions such as the one on the north side of Woodstock are scattered across McHenry County.
    April 13, 2014 - 8:56 am
  • Prep roundup: Huntley girls track 3rd in own Jennifer Kearns Invitational

    HUNTLEY – Huntley’s Macy Tramblay won the 100-meter high hurdles and took second in the 300 hurdles to help the Red Raiders to a third-place finish in ...
    April 13, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • Huntley, others receive ITEP grants for bike projects

    HUNTLEY – The state will grant Huntley $1.1 million to build a multi-use path that would allow runners and bicyclists to safely navigate Route 47.
    April 12, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Crystal Lake Little Leagues scramble to prepare fields

    There’s a landscape crew sculpting the edges of a nearby ball field – defining the lines between dirt and deadened grass – when Scott Mackeben pops ou ...
    April 14, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Inside Track and Field: Huntley's Boos, Marian's Dowell Athletes of Week

    Boys Track and Field Athlete of the WeekConnor BoosHuntley, jr.Boos won the 200 meters and was third ...
    April 11, 2014 - 6:55 pm
  • Mark Skonieczny's 3-run HR sends Huntley past Boylan

    HUNTLEY – Huntley’s baseball team has grown to expect special things from catcher Mark Skonieczny.An ...
    April 8, 2014 - 1:18 pm
  • Worker flown to hospital after falling off Huntley roof

    HUNTLEY - A construction worker was airlifted to the hospital Monday morning after falling from the roof of a house in a Huntley subdivision.
    April 7, 2014 - 2:13 pm
  • Forensic audit wasted Grafton Township tax dollars, officials say

    HUNTLEY – A recently released special audit that found former Grafton Township Supervisor Linda Moore often exceeded her authority while in office was ...
    April 6, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Egekeze honored on News-Gazette's All-State team

    Huntley senior Amanze Egekeze was honored by the Champaign News-Gazette as an All-State Special Mention 50 player on Saturday.
    April 5, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Cost of homeownership increasing in McHenry County

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The cost of owning a home in McHenry County has gone up 19 percent since late 2012 as interest rates and home prices increase.
    April 5, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Report names top towns for home buyers

    Huntley, Algonquin and Lake in the Hills have been ranked among the state’s top places for home buyers, according to a study by NerdWallet.
    April 8, 2014 - 5:14 pm
  • Recruiting Notes: CL Central's Dalman to Montana

    Claire Dalman experienced an eventful winter, which culminated in February with an IHSA award and signing her National Letter of Intent.
    April 4, 2014 - 8:38 am
  • Centegra weight-loss institute changes name

    HUNTLEY – Centegra Health System has changed the name of its weight-loss institute to the Centegra Healthy Living Institute.
    April 1, 2014 - 4:27 pm
  • FCC grants Huntley Community Radio construction permit

    HUNTLEY – The volunteers at Huntley Community Radio will now focus on “bringing in the bucks” through a fundraising campaign to overcome the last hurd ...
    March 31, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • On The Record With ... Meghan O’Brien

    HUNTLEY – When Meghan O’Brien tells people she has lung cancer, the first question asked is always, “Did you smoke?”
    March 31, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Austin ButtsWoodstockJuniorBaseball1. Who’s your favorite professional athlete?Paul Konerko. I like ...
    March 29, 2014 - 6:49 pm
  • Huntley baseball opens season with win over Conant

    ELMHURST – Huntley junior Brandon Altergott’s main goals early in Wednesday’s game against Conant were to keep warm and pay attention.
    March 26, 2014 - 9:12 pm
  • Huntley police reports for March 25, 2014

    • Thomas W. Griswold, 29, 9385 Rainsford Drive, Huntley, was charged Monday, March 17, with two counts of domestic battery.
    March 25, 2014 - 9:13 am
  • Baseball preview: Huntley's Mark Skonieczny full-time catcher

    Mark Skonieczny possesses skills that offered Huntley’s baseball team some versatility the past two seasons.
    March 24, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • Huntley's Amanze Egekeze Northwest Herald Boys Basketball Player of Year

    The record speaks for itself.In the past four seasons, Huntley’s boys basketball team was 82-21 in g ...
    March 22, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Keeping busy on spring break

    With youngsters in the county out of school for the next week, parents will be looking for activities to keep them entertained.
    March 22, 2014 - 12:48 am
  • Centegra approved for $133M in debt to build Huntley hospital

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Health System moved a step closer to the completion of its Huntley hospital after it was approved for more than $100 million i ...
    March 23, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • Huntley police reports for March 21, 2014

    • Carter J. Ball, 19, 14531 Marengo Road, Union, was charged Tuesday, Feb. 25, with two counts of domestic battery.
    March 20, 2014 - 7:12 pm
  • MCC career expo geared toward middle school, high school students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – While inside the McHenry County College gym Wednesday, 12-year-old Hadley Giovacchini started making virtual cuts on the college’s anat ...
    March 20, 2014 - 2:26 pm
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