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  • Algonquin reminds residents of fireworks regulations

    ALGONQUIN – The village is reminding residents of regulations related to the upcoming Fourth of July holiday.
    June 30, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Court ruling spurs backers’ hopes for redistricting changes

    WASHINGTON – Groups hoping to squeeze partisan politics out of how states shape congressional districts are hailing a Supreme Court decision that lets ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Chicago schools make pension payment; classroom cuts likely

    SPRINGFIELD – The interim CEO of Chicago Public Schools said Tuesday 1,400 jobs will be “impacted” after Illinois lawmakers failed to provide relief a ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Huntley shopping center spot sold to Heartland Dental

    HUNTLEY – A property developer from Highland Park recently sold 1.45 acres within a Huntley shopping center to a business that supports dentists in 31 ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Same-sex marriage fight turns to clerks who refuse licenses

    MOREHEAD, Ky. – Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis shut her blinds at work Tuesday to block the view of rainbow-clad protesters outside. They carried flower ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Crystal Lake Food Pantry releases new website, Twitter account

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Food Pantry has changed its website in an effort to make it more user-friendly, the nonprofit said in a news release.
    June 30, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Volo woman indicted on bank robbery charges

    ROCKFORD – A federal court has charged a Lake County woman, alleged to have robbed three Chase Bank branches in separate incidents in March, with mult ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:52 am
  • Land Conservancy of McHenry County to offer chainsaw workshop

    WOODSTOCK – A second-level class on how to operate a chainsaw will be offered by a McHenry County nonprofit this month.
    July 1, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • Crystal Lake chapter will celebrate national nonprofit's anniversary

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake chapter of Women of Today will mark the 30th anniversary of the national organization’s creation with its annual Child ...
    July 3, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Woodstock to hold annual patriotic concert on the Square

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock City Band will hold its annual patriotic concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday on the Square.
    June 30, 2015 - 11:20 pm
  • Friends push to remove Facebook photo from Crystal Lake man's fatal motorcycle crash

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Friends and family reeling from the deaths of Crystal Lake man and Downers Grove woman are incensed over a photo that appears to show t ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Woodstock Chamber of Commerce looks to grow committees

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Chamber of Commerce and Industry is looking to expand a few of its committees.
    July 3, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Family: Girl, 4, shot by officer firing at dog is recovering

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 4-year-old girl who was shot in the leg when a police officer fired at a dog is recovering after surgery as her family questio ...
    June 30, 2015 - 1:25 pm
  • Oklahoma court: Ten Commandments monument must come down

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A Ten Commandments monument on the Oklahoma Capitol grounds is a religious symbol and must be removed because it violates the sta ...
    June 30, 2015 - 1:24 pm
  • MCC Board voices opposition to prevailing wage law

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The state’s prevailing wage act is an oppressive law that tells local elected officials how to vote, a McHenry County College trustee s ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:16 pm
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