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  • Culver's in McHenry, Island Lake doing Special Olympics Illinois fundraiser

    Culver's in McHenry and Island Lake are among the 45 Chicago-area locations participating Tuesday in a new fundraiser that benefits Special Olympics I ...
    June 29, 2015 - 1:53 pm
  • Centegra Health System's Family Health Fest in Huntley opens registration

    HUNTLEY – Registration is open for Centegra Health System's annual Family Health Fest from 9 a.m. to noon July 18 in Huntley.
    June 29, 2015 - 1:53 pm
  • Lake in the Hills police to ramp up drunken driving enforcement for Fourth of July

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills police intend to crack down on drunken driving during the upcoming holiday weekend.
    June 29, 2015 - 1:53 pm
  • Police searching for Carpentersville armed robbery suspect

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Police are searching for a man they said robbed a Carpentersville liquor store at gunpoint Monday.
    June 29, 2015 - 1:26 pm
  • Fire destroys rural Huntley home

    HUNTLEY – Investigators are trying to determine what caused a rural Huntley home to nearly burn to the ground early Sunday, fire officials said.
    June 29, 2015 - 1:05 pm
  • 4 Chicago areas have had no homicides in 3-plus years

    CHICAGO (AP) — While Chicago's homicides are much documented, four of the city's neighborhoods have had none in the past three-plus years.
    June 29, 2015 - 8:51 am
  • Metra's Northwest line on schedule after vehicle in Barrington causes delay

    BARRINGTON – Metra's Union Pacific Northwest line trains are getting back on schedule after being delayed by a vehicle on the tracks in Barrington, ac ...
    June 29, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • 10 Things to Know for June 29; Conservatives focus on religious liberty after gay marriage ruling

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    June 29, 2015 - 6:32 am
  • SpaceX rocket destroyed on way to space station, cargo lost

    An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff. It was a severe blow to NASA, ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Time to change the subject in America's health care debate?

    WASHINGTON – The country finally has an opportunity to change the subject on health care, after the Supreme Court again upheld President Barack Obama’ ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • New questions about why more women than men have Alzheimer's

    WASHINGTON – Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Gov. Rauner's request for 5 business reforms hold up budget

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner has an answer to the state Capitol budget impasse: adopt five “structural reforms” that make it cheaper to do business ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Greece imposes capital controls, banks to remain shut

    ATHENS, Greece – Greece’s five-year financial crisis took its most dramatic turn yet, with the cabinet deciding after an eight-hour session that Greek ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • McHenry County Bicycle Advocates works on filling trail gaps, raising awareness

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Eberhard Veit caught up to Todd Nelson as he was riding his bike from his home in Cary to his job in Barrington one summer six years ag ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • On the Record with: Prairie Ridge High School grad, U.S. Coast Guard cadet Michael Brachmann

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Michael Brachmann’s ship has come in. With a host of academic and athletics achievement under his belt, the recent Prairie Ridge High S ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:19 am
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