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  • Lakewood to replace expiring SSA with new one

    LAKEWOOD –A special property tax district, often known as an SSA, is proposed to replace an expiring one that raises money to maintain the Turnberry ...
    NEW: July 1, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • Cary driver cited after crash injures West Dundee motorcyclist

    CARY – A motorcyclist was taken to an area hospital Wednesday after a crash in Cary, fire officials said.
    NEW: July 1, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • McHenry County agencies could feel pain in protracted Illinois budget fight

    Pioneer Center for Human Services, like most Illinois social-service agencies, has become used to late or shorted state reimbursement payments.
    July 1, 2015 - 3:49 pm
  • McHenry County coroner case 'convoluted' as attorneys sort out legal representation

    WOODSTOCK – The case involving a criminal charges against the former McHenry County coroner keeps getting more complicated as one conflict led to anot ...
    UPDATED: July 1, 2015 - 4:23 pm
  • Woodstock driver collides with Lakewood police car, driver's ed vehicle

    LAKEWOOD – McHenry County Sheriff's police cited two drivers Wednesday after one of the drivers crashed into a driver's education vehicle and a Lakewo ...
    UPDATED: July 1, 2015 - 4:25 pm
  • OSHA cites Island Lake manufacturer after serious arm injury

    ISLAND LAKE – An Island Lake manufacturer has been cited for safety violations after an employee's arm was pulled into a machine that had been set up ...
    July 1, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Deer Park crash injures Crystal Lake family

    DEER PARK – Four members of Crystal Lake family were injured Tuesday after a man crashed into them in oncoming traffic while fleeing the scene of anot ...
    July 1, 2015 - 6:45 am
  • 10 Things to Know for July 1; U.S., Cuba to reopen embassies

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    July 1, 2015 - 6:27 am
  • Divorce study suggests children stress less when living at both parents' houses

    There’s a specific look to the child of divorced parents getting out of a car with mom and going into a house dragging a suitcase.
    June 30, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Democrats propose 1-month budget; Rauner ready to nix it

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner appeared ready Tuesday to reject a Democratic proposal aimed at keeping state services functioning ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Greece’s bailout expires, country defaults on IMF payment

    ATHENS, Greece – Greece slipped deeper into its financial abyss after the bailout program it has relied on for five years expired at midnight Tuesday ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • 2 years after spying flap, US, Brazil seek to turn the page

    WASHINGTON – Two years after revelations about U.S. spying frayed ties between their countries, President Barack Obama and visiting Brazilian Presiden ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Iran nuclear talks extended; Iranians meet key obligation

    VIENNA – Pushing past a Tuesday deadline, world powers and Iran extended negotiations for a comprehensive nuclear agreement by a week as the U.N. nucl ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • Bush tax returns: Big income, big taxes since 1981

    WASHINGTON – Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has earned nearly $28 million since leaving the Florida governor's mansion and paid an effecti ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Christie promises blunt campaign as he enters 2016 contest

    LIVINGSTON, N.J. – A tough-talking New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie launched his 2016 campaign for president Tuesday with a promise to tell voters the t ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:30 pm
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