Mostly Cloudy
72°FMostly CloudyFull Forecast

News

  • Meat Loaf cancels appearance at Illinois State Fair

    SPRINGFIELD – Meat Loaf has cancelled his appearance this summer at the Illinois State Fair just days after it was announced.
    May 3, 2015 - 9:02 am
  • Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash, fire official says

    HUNTLEY – A motorcyclist was flown to Advocate Condell Medical Center with serious injuries after a crash Saturday afternoon, a fire official said.
    May 2, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • McHenry County College to host plant sale

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs, hanging baskets of flowers and container gardens will be on sale at McHenry County College.
    May 2, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Detour: Road work has started in Lakewood

    • ROUTE 14: Plans call for rebuilding and widening Route 14 from West Lake Shore Drive in Woodstock to just south of Crystal Lake Avenue. While the pr ...
    May 2, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Shah Center in McHenry to host seminars for small businesses

    McHENRY – A lineup of offerings aimed at small business owners includes a new seminar on how to manage an online reputation as customers post reviews ...
    May 2, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Cary Park District seeks commissioner to fill vacancy

    CARY – A vacancy on the Cary Park District Board will soon open up with the departure of longtime commissioner Bill Harvey, according to the district.
    May 2, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • New amplified telephone available free to those with hearing loss

    SPRINGFIELD – A new amplified telephone is now available at no cost for people with hearing loss and speech disabilities.
    May 2, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • McHenry County College to offer course on OSHA standards

    McHENRY – A 30-hour course on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s general industry class will be offered at McHenry County College’s S ...
    May 2, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 plans for mostly maintenance work over summer

    CRYSTAL LAKE – No significant remodeling or building projects are lined up for the summer at Crystal Lake Community School District 47, its director o ...
    May 2, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Cary woman with gastroparesis makes transplant list, waiting for organs

    CARY – Two small rolling suitcases sit next to the door of Julie Magnini’s Cary home. The suitcases, holding clothes picked out without much thought, ...
    May 2, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • McHenry County College to hold information sessions on paralegal program

    CRYSTAL LAKE – An eight-week course on paralegal studies is the focus of three upcoming information sessions at McHenry County College.
    May 2, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • McHenry County College to offer field studies in Belize

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The caves and rain forests of Belize will serve as the classroom for an upcoming field study course offered by McHenry County College.
    May 2, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • McHenry County Mental Health Board launches suicide prevention program

    WOODSTOCK – Prompted by changing suicide statistics, the McHenry County Mental Health Board is launching a new training program aimed at helping the c ...
    May 2, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • “We Need Help:” Aid scarce in quake-hit Nepal villages

    PAUWATHOK, Nepal – At the entrance of this destroyed mountain village, a wooden sign stands, cobbled together from debris of homes flattened by Nepal’ ...
    May 2, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Nigeria: Nearly 300 freed women, children led to safety

    YOLA, Nigeria – Their faces were gaunt, eyes infected, hair tinted orange and stomachs distended from malnutrition. They looked bewildered, lost, brok ...
    May 2, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Watch Now

    Reader Poll

    Where do you work out?
    At the gym
    At home
    At a friend's house
    Other