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  • VIDEO: Students at Hannah Beardsley Middle School in Crystal Lake get virtual tour of landmarks

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Hannah Beardsley Middle School students participate in the Google Expeditions Pioneer Program as they use Mattel viewmaster goggles fit ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:43 am
  • Dead, fallen tree puts hole in Lakemoor house's roof

    LAKEMOOR – Nobody was injured after the wind knocked over a large, dead tree onto a Lakemoor resident's home, the Lakemoor police chief said.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • Compromise to keep Crystal Lake South High School bleachers standing

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A compromise has been reached to keep the west bleachers at Crystal Lake South High School standing at their current height while Commu ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • PHOTOS: Hannah Beardsley students get virtual tour through Google

    Hannah Beardsley Middle School students participate in the Google Expeditions Pioneer Program as they use Mattel viewmaster goggles fitted with Androi ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 3:15 pm
  • Ex-Algonquin man gets life in prison for Cary-area murder of his parents

    WOODSTOCK – For the death of his parents, Michael W. Romano will never see life outside of prison's walls.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:54 am
  • 3 Chicago men charged in Woodstock residential burglary

    WOODSTOCK – All three suspects believed to be involved in a residential burglary in Woodstock on Wednesday are in custody after the search for the thi ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:05 pm
  • Hillary Clinton: No troops in Syria, even if attack on U.S. soil

    NEW YORK – Hillary Rodham Clinton vowed to keep American troops out of Syria in a sweeping foreign policy address, saying she would resist sending for ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:29 pm
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 board approves tentative levy increase

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The potential addition of air conditioning to schools and a life safety review of facilities are among the items driving the recently a ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:13 am
  • MCC trustees hear from crowds of athletic program supporters fearing cuts

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After dozens took turns at a McHenry County College podium, pleading and describing the significance of the athletic program, trustees ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:54 am
  • Get Out of Town the Easy Way: Let Someone Else Do All the Work!

    Looking to get out of town but hate the planning and coordinating? It really is possible to just pack your bags and show up.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 7:10 am
  • Overturned semitrailer spills 40,000 pounds of sand in Bull Valley (with video)

    BULL VALLEY – A semitrailer dump truck spilled about 40,000 pounds of sand onto a Bull Valley field after it overturned Thursday, officials said.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Paris prosecutor: Suspected Paris mastermind killed in raid

    PARIS — The Belgian jihadi suspected of masterminding deadly attacks in Paris was killed in a police raid on a suburban apartment building, the city p ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 7:28 am
  • Winter storm watch for McHenry County could bring first snow, up to 8 inches

    The first winter storm of the season could blanket McHenry County in up to 8 inches of snow this weekend, according to the forecast from the National ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 8:47 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Nov. 19; Obama vows veto of refugee bill

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 6:23 am
  • Prosecutor: Paris attacks mastermind not arrested in raid

    SAINT-DENIS, France – Heavily armed French SWAT teams swooped in Wednesday and neutralized a cell that was ready to launch new attacks, leaving at lea ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 8:09 am
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