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  • Proposed Crystal Lake Fresh Thyme Farmers Market denied full waiver of fees

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A grocery store set to move into the old Crystal Lake Dominick’s will not have all of its building permit and inspection fees waived.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Prairie Grove OK's video gaming; Johnsburg seeking to limit terminals

    PRAIRIE GROVE – Prairie Grove gave the green light to video gaming terminals, while Johnsburg is making sure the gambling trend doesn’t spread to cert ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Fox Lake police, FBI investigate PNC Bank robbery (with video)

    FOX LAKE – A man wearing a surgical mask and dressed in a blue hoodie robbed the PNC Bank in Fox Lake on Tuesday and fled the scene in a red van, auth ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • MCC offers Healing Touch introductory course

    CRYSTAL LAKE –A course on the holistic practice of Healing Touch offers a continuing education opportunity for nurses and massage therapists.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • McHenry police reports for Feb. 24, 2015

    • Israel Lopez, 18, 1949 N. Orleans St., McHenry, was arrested Wednesday, Dec. 3, on a warrant out of McHenry County for retail theft.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 3:18 pm
  • Defying GOP-run Congress, Obama vetoes Keystone XL pipeline bill

    WASHINGTON — Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeli ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • No federal charges against George Zimmerman in Trayvon Martin death, Justice Department says

    WASHINGTON — George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in a 2012 confrontation with the teenager, will ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 3:11 pm
  • Irish dance, music to take the stage at MCC

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A series of toe-tapping performances will highlight the upcoming St. Patrick’s Day Concert at McHenry County College.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 hosts presentation on immigration policy

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Information on the immigration policy change made by President Barack Obama will be the focus on a presentation hosted by Crystal Lake ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 3:06 pm
  • Crystal Lake woman charged with DUI in Cary crash

    CARY – A three-vehicle crash in Cary on Tuesday afternoon resulted in a 30-year-old Crystal Lake woman being charged with driving under the influence, ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Cary School District 26 to offer full-day kindergarten to all students

    CARY – Starting next school year, full-day kindergarten will be available to all District 26 students after a staffing plan was approved Monday by the ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • McHenry County office space market improving, but at slow pace, experts say

    In October, a medical device company moved its headquarters from Hoffman Estates to Huntley, occupying more than 58,000 square feet of previously vaca ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Bullet found in Woodstock High School locker room

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department is investigating after a single bullet was found late Monday night at Woodstock High School, officials sai ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Used cars often sold with unfixed defects, despite recalls

    DETROIT — It's a case of buyer beware, with potentially dangerous consequences.More than 46 million ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • Notice to readers: High winds blowing newspapers

    Because of high winds, many papers are blowing. If you are not able to locate your paper, please call 800-589-9363 between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. or email ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 10:37 am
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