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  • New mobile app gives McHenry County teens access to mental health services

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County teens now have access to mental health resources at their fingertips.T ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Prairie Ridge High School teacher put on leave after pro-Clinton video shown in class

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Prairie Ridge High School teacher has been put on paid administrative leave after showing a politically charged video and endorsing H ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Love Food? Turn it into a Career!

    Whether the economy is up or down, there will always be jobs in the food service industry. In fact, the culinary and hospitality field is one of the l ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 4:41 am
  • Crystal Lake's Faith Lutheran High School reaches 100 students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Faith Lutheran High School started in 2004, the first class of eight students would complain so much about the small class and lac ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Retired District 47 teacher headed to Antarctica for science expedition

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Betty Trummel may be retired, but in a few months she will be off to Antarctica to participate in an elite science leadership expeditio ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Woodstock School District 200 files lawsuit against Merryman Excavation Inc.

    WOODSTOCK – School District 200 has sued Woodstock-based Merryman Excavation for breach of contract related to utility work at the Woodstock North Hig ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:03 am
  • Richmond-Burton High School student avoids expulsion after sending controversial photo

    RICHMOND – Nearly 50 people showed up to the Richmond-Burton Community High School District 157 Board meeting Wednesday to support a student at risk o ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 1:01 am
  • McHenry Public Library offers scholarships for Career Online High School program

    McHENRY – McHenry Public Library is offering residents a chance to earn their high school diploma and obtain a career certificate through a new progra ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Deadline approaches for Friends of MCC Foundation scholarships

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Friends of McHenry County College Foundation has awarded more than 80 scholarships for the fall 2016 semester totaling more than $7 ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake residents working to tackle global wastewater treatment issue

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Mohammed Haque took a trip home to South Asia, he was struck by the lack of infrastructure needed to treat wastewater.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 8:10 am
  • University of Illinois donations fall 10 percent, but still top $220M

    URBANA – Donations to the University of Illinois fell 10 percent in the fiscal year that ended June 30 but still totaled more than $220 million for a ...
    Oct. 9, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Prairie Ridge High School launches business incubator for student entrepreneurs

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Budding student entrepreneurs attending Prairie Ridge High School now have a chance to see what it takes to make their dreams of a comp ...
    Oct. 9, 2016 - 8:10 am
  • Algonquin Road Elementary School teacher gets grant from Illinois Retired Teachers Association

    FOX RIVER GROVE – Through the Harmony World Music Ensemble at Algonquin Road Elementary School, music teacher Katrina Loundy gives her students the ch ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Regency Beauty Institute announces immediate closure

    CRYSTAL LAKE – National cosmetology academy Regency Beauty Institute has announced permanent closure of its 79 campuses, including one in Crystal Lake ...
    Oct. 3, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Prairie Ridge High School celebrating its 20th year since inception

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge High School is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with various events.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:17 am
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