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  • MCCD to host presentations on research conducted at McHenry County sites

    RINGWOOD – Mushrooms in McHenry County will be one of the topics covered by a panel of regional botany and ecology experts hosted by the McHenry Count ...
    Nov. 29, 2015 - 12:56 am
  • Marengo joins settlement discussions about Ritz Road water solution

    MARENGO – The city of Marengo is becoming more involved with finding a solution to bring drinkable water to Ritz Road residents, City Administrator Ga ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Crystal Lake Park District to host holiday party for seniors

    CRYSTAL LAKE –The Grand Oaks Active Senior Center will be celebrating the holiday season with an afternoon of good friends, food and entertainment.
    Nov. 29, 2015 - 12:56 am
  • Visits to Santa's Workshop in Crystal Lake to include games, crafts

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A chance to visit to Santa’s workshop is set next week. The program, offered by the Crystal Lake Park District, has sold out each of th ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 12:49 am
  • Official: Planned Parenthood gunman made 'no more baby parts' comment

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The man who police said staged a deadly shooting attack on a Planned Parenthood clinic that offers abortion services said “n ...
    Nov. 29, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • Cary-Grove High School students to experience local government firsthand

    CARY – A group of Cary-Grove High School students will get a glimpse into the interworkings of local government Tuesday during a trip to Cary Village ...
    Nov. 29, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Lakewood cast final vote creating SSA to maintain Turnberry Lakes

    LAKEWOOD – Months after a neighborhood group brought the request to the village, the final vote needed to make a new special taxing area has been cast ...
    Nov. 29, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Crystal Lake Park District investigates refurbishing Main Beach playground

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The playground that could replace the volunteer-built structure at Crystal Lake’s Main Beach is open and airy, a park district official ...
    Nov. 29, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • McHenry to start selling recreation center memberships Tuesday

    McHENRY –As workers hang drywall in the recreation center that still is under construction, the city of McHenry prepares to sell its first membership ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Cary deciding whether to take lead on Metra station design

    CARY – The Village Board likely will decide whether to take a lead role in the design, engineering and planning phase of the village’s Metra station r ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 12:50 am
  • McHenry County Muslim community wary in wake of Paris terror attacks

    In wake of the Paris terror attacks two weeks ago, a Muslim civil rights and advocacy group said discrimination and crimes against Muslims are at an a ...
    Nov. 29, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • Hamstrung by Congress, Obama tries to clinch climate pact

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is trying to negotiate a legacy-making climate change pact this coming week in Paris with one hand tied behind his ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Store sales fall, online rise, on Black Friday

    WASHINGTON – Black Friday shopping is shifting from hours spent in line to more time online.Sales at ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Long wait times plague Social Security disability process

    MIAMI – Diabetes, arthritis and open-heart surgery have kept Sherice Bennett from working, but she can’t afford her medicine and became homeless while ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Mortar attack on UN base in north Mali kills 3, injures 20

    DAKAR, Senegal – Mortars lit up the dawn sky when they were fired on a United Nations base in the northern Mali city of Kidal early Saturday, killing ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 11:50 pm
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