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  • Fabrik Industries completes expansion in McHenry

    Fabrik Industries, a 35-year-old McHenry County company, has completed its expansion in the city of McHenry with the purchase of a second facility at ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:45 pm
  • Cary increases scope of Metra train station project, anticipates 2018 completion

    CARY – Cary officials have approved an increase in the scope, and cost, of a project to upgrade the village’s more than 50-year-old Metra station.  
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:38 pm
  • Rotary Club of Crystal Lake Dawnbreakers holding Western-themed auction in March

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Rotary Club of Crystal Lake Dawnbreakers is hosting its 28th annual Western-themed auction March 4.
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:38 pm
  • Tiger Koo’s Martial Arts Academy looks to open on Route 47 in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A martial arts academy is set to open in a vacant space on Route 47 in Huntley. Tiger Koo’ ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:40 pm
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this week indicted the following people on the following charges:
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:34 pm
  • Leadership withdrawals delay McHenry County Board vote on Human Resources Committee seating

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board still is without a Human Resources Committee after the nominees for both chairwoman and vice chairwoman turned do ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • Discover Engineering Week educates Crystal Lake School District 47 students on growing STEM field

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Electrical engineer Evan Klepitsch recently visited Hannah Beardsley Middle School, his old stomping ground, to teach Crystal Lake Comm ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:34 pm
  • McHenry County State's Attorney's Office to expand first offender program

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office’s first offender program now will include misdemeanor offenses.
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:34 pm
  • Budapest mourns as 16 die in fiery bus crash on Italian road

    VERONA, Italy – The Hungarian students had just finished a week of skiing in France when their bus swerved right, then left, then hit a highway barrie ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Bomb blast kill 22, wounds at least 50 in northwest Pakistan

    PESHAWAR, Pakistan – A bomb exploded Saturday in a market in a northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan, killing 22 people and wounding at least ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • Displaced Syrians finally getting official paperwork

    JIBREEN, Syria – Fatima Museitif got married three years ago and soon gave birth to two boys. Her husband died last year but since she was living in a ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • European nationalists flaunt strength, buoyed by Trump win

    KOBLENZ, Germany – European nationalist leaders came together Saturday in a show of strength at the start of a year of big election tests, celebrating ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Search intensifies for 23 missing in avalanche in Italy

    FARINDOLA, Italy – The strain showed on Fabio Salzetta's face.The maintenance worker at the luxury H ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • Mississippi tornado wreaks havoc; kills 4

    HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Rain was pouring down in the pre-dawn darkness, and the wind was picking up as Darryl McMorris ran for his daughters’ bedroom. Th ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Large crowds turn out for women's marches across Illinois

    CHICAGO – Dorothy DeCarlo burned her bra during college 50 years ago to fight for women’s rights. As she stood among a sea of people gathered for a wo ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:39 pm
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