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  • University of Cincinnati cop faces murder charge in traffic-stop shooting

    CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate was indicted Wednesd ...
    July 29, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Baby left in hot car for 2 hours in Joliet improving after going into cardiac arrrest

    JOLIET – The 7-month-old baby who went into cardiac arrest after being left in a hot car Tuesday is doing well.
    July 29, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • Crystal Lake Lions Club expands charitable mission

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The donations raised by the Crystal Lake Lions Club have jumped about 10 percent over the previous year as the organization looks to ex ...
    July 30, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • Chicago man cleared after 17 years in prison for murder shot dead

    CHICAGO — A Chicago man who served 17 years in prison for murder before being cleared of the crime has been shot and killed almost three years after b ...
    July 29, 2015 - 3:26 pm
  • Shoe retailer DSW plans to open in McHenry store

    McHENRY – DSW, a prominent shoe retailer that offers numerous brand names, plans to open a store in McHenry on Sept. 3.
    July 30, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • McHenry County College to host craft fair, seeks exhibitors

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College is looking for exhibitors for its upcoming craft fair.The coll ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Crystal Lake's First United Methodist Church Preschool celebrates 50 years

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When the First United Methodist Church in Crystal Lake opened its preschool for the first time in 1965, its classroom had just one teac ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • McHenry County College to offer electric code class in Woodstock this fall

    WOODSTOCK – A general electric code class offered this fall in Woodstock will focus on commercial sites and one- and two-family homes.
    July 29, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • National Night Out event in Wonder Lake to feature free food, demos

    WONDER LAKE – Demonstrations of precision motorcycle riding and on how firefighters extricate people from vehicles will highlight a McHenry County Nat ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Spring Grove sinkhole: McHenry County, IDOT, village trying to determine who's responsible

    SPRING GROVE – Southbound Blivin Street will be closed from Main Street to Route 12 until at least Aug. 10 as state, county and village officials disc ...
    July 30, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Cary Park Foundation announces 2 educational scholarships

    CARY – The Cary Park Foundation recently announced the award of $500 scholarships to two local students to help with post-high school educational goal ...
    July 29, 2015 - 10:20 am
  • 10 Things to Know for July 29; American who spied for Israel to get freedom

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    July 29, 2015 - 10:43 am
  • Gov. Bruce Rauner halts payment of video gambling profits

    ARLINGTON HEIGHTS – Municipalities that host video gambling in bars and restaurants won’t get their cut of profits from the machines until the state b ...
    July 29, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Elder abuse is a problem in McHenry County, experts say

    WOODSTOCK – Glynnis Walker Anderson never got to say goodbye to her mother.Anderson, a Woodstock res ...
    July 28, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Faculty, students, community members named to MCC presidential search committee

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The 15 members of a committee tasked with overseeing the search for McHenry County College’s next president have been chosen.
    July 29, 2015 - 5:36 pm
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