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  • 14-year-old boy seriously injured in hit-and-run

    PRAIRIE GROVE – A 14-year-old boy was taken to the hospital by Flight for Life after he was hit riding his bike on Route 176, a fire official said.
    July 5, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • NICB, McHenry County car dealers warn against buying flood-damaged vehicles

    When buying used cars, local dealers and the National Insurance Crime Bureau agree that if it seems like too good of a deal, it probably is.
    July 5, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Bird flu has McHenry County business owners, consumers facing high egg prices

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With 3,600 eggs coming out of the kitchen at Andy’s Restaurant in Crystal Lake weekly, co-owner Angie Angelos sees only one option to d ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Password standoff leads to lessons

    HOUSTON – A Texas man used social media to promote his gun store, posting politically charged messages that criticized the president and promoted Seco ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Pope urges defense of poor, planet during visit

    QUITO, Ecuador – Latin America’s first pope returned to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time Sunday, stressing the need to protect the po ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Traders recall the 'rush' and 'roar' as famed pits close

    NEW YORK – Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with th ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Grateful Dead shows set attendance records

    CHICAGO – The Grateful Dead is making Chicago’s Soldier Field come alive like no rock band ever has.
    July 5, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Back at work: Congress facing busy agenda, funding deadline

    WASHINGTON – Members of Congress return from July Fourth fireworks and parades Tuesday facing a daunting summer workload and an impending deadline to ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote

    ATHENS, Greece – Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe’s common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly reject ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • McHenry County College offers introduction to Akashic records class

    CRYSTAL LAKE – An introduction to Akashic records – a term that refers to a metaphysical record of all thoughts and actions in the universe – will be ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Charlotte christened on royal estate

    LONDON – Prince William and his wife, Kate, marked a milestone for their newborn baby Princess Charlotte on Sunday – a christening ceremony on Queen E ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Bison thrive on the Ill. prairie; 14 calves born

    CHICAGO – Love is in the air for bison on an Illinois prairie.The Chicago Tribune reported that afte ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Fundraising walk for memorial comes to close

    PRINCEVILLE – A central Illinois community is planning a warm welcome home for an 84-year-old man who set out to walk across the state to help raise m ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Despite budget deadlock, there are ways out for Illinois lawmakers, governor

    SPRINGFIELD – What Illinois needs is for one of its political leaders to blink.But as Republican Gov ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • On the Record with: McHenry East grad Brendan Slovacek taking faith on road in NET

    In his freshman year of high school, McHenry resident Brendan Slovacek decided to let his negativity go.
    July 5, 2015 - 11:30 pm
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