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  • Sun City residents complaining about Huntley High School students parking in neighborhoods

    HUNTLEY – A few Huntley entities are working together to come to a solution after concerns surfaced over Huntley High School students parking in and w ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • McHenry County College to offer financial aid workshops, FAFSA help

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Students will have a chance to apply for financial aid during a hands-on workshop to be hosted by McHenry County College and scheduled ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 considering proposed technology plan

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 Board was presented with a technology proposal that would add about 2,600 devices for mi ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Staffing changes in works at Woodstock School District 200 after retirements, promotion

    WOODSTOCK – There are a number of administrative staffing changes in the works for Woodstock School District 200.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Apply for fall scholarships now at McHenry County College

    Think you don’t qualify for a college scholarship? Think again. While the Friends of McHenry Count ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 sets kindergarten registration schedule

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Kindergarten registration for Crystal Lake School District 47 has been scheduled for the 2016-17 school year.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • Woodstock School District 200 Education Foundation to host fundraiser at Starline Factory

    WOODSTOCK – A board trustee for the Woodstock Community School District 200 Education Foundation thinks a change in venue will bring more attendees to ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Absent Voters: Apathy can cause tie votes, misrepresentation, McHenry County officials say

    EDITOR'S NOTE: This is one-half of part two of our Absent Voters series. Read the other half on how McHenry County's uncontested elections spark lack ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 5:47 pm
  • Marengo School District 154 hires current administrator as new superintendent

    MARENGO – A current administrator for Marengo Community High School District 154 will be stepping into the highest leadership role in July as Superint ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 3:32 pm
  • McHenry County College OKs engineering firm for parking lot renovation

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A McHenry County College trustee voted in favor of a service request for a parking lot rebuild, but not before expressing concern about ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • On the Record With: Woodstock High School student playwright Jacob Alfonso

    WOODSTOCK – At 17, Jacob Alfonso already can add “playwright” to his résumé. The Woodstock High School junior spent about a week this past summer draf ...
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Feds issue reminder: Test students or risk losing funding

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – The U.S. Education Department is not relenting on requirements to test students on math and language arts abilities, despite the end o ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 2:18 pm
  • Prairie Ridge High School's school counseling program to receive national recognition

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A curriculum centered on the Prairie Ridge High School counseling program has earned national recognition for the Community High School ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Not Your Father’s Robot

    R2-D2 and Wall-E may have helped define one vision of a robotic future, but the term “Robot” has been around for almost 95 years – ever since Karel Ča ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • Woodstock School District 200 health clinic nixed over parental consent issue

    WOODSTOCK – After hearing nearly 20 residents speak, some in favor but most opposed to the school-based health clinic design that was under considerat ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 11:39 pm
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