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  • Five takeaways from GOP hopefuls' New Hampshire happening

    NASHUA, N.H. – Republican presidential candidates and hopefuls were in New Hampshire this weekend for a party conference, the first gathering of its k ...
    April 19, 2015 - 8:13 am
  • Crystal Lake budget heavy on capital improvements

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A $105.1 million budget set to be considered by the Crystal Lake City Council this week includes $9 million in street projects, improve ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Woodstock City Council dedicates video gaming money to community programs

    WOODSTOCK – A portion of the $160,000 Woodstock officials expect to receive from video gaming machines in the upcoming budget will now cover programs ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Lakewood subdivision to be financed through the crowd

    LAKEWOOD – The homes being built in the Cambria subdivision are designed with empty nesters in mind – maintenance-free landscaping, architecture meant ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Fox River Grove approves increases in water/sewer rates, commuter parking fees

    FOX RIVER GROVE – Residents in Fox River Grove will see a 2 percent increase in their water bills after the board recently approved an ordinance to ad ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Huntley historic photo contest ends May 1

    HUNTLEY – Interested residents have until May 1 to submit their own photos for a contest that compares historic scenes throughout Huntley with modern ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Report: Illinois ranks ninth in most deficient bridges

    Yet another study of federal data concludes that the U.S., and Illinois in particular, is lagging when it comes to repairing or replacing structurally ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Shah Center to offer introductory computer classes

    McHENRY – Two introductory computer classes offered by McHenry County College’s Shah Center are designed for older adults, dislocated workers and othe ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • McHenry resident awarded $500 scholarship from sheriff's office

    McHENRY – The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office recently awarded a McHenry resident a $500 college scholarship.
    April 18, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Huntley Historical Society announces interview event

    HUNTLEY – The Huntley Historical Society invites the public to watch three longtime residents reminiscence about life in Huntley on May 5. Society boa ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Detour: Road work starting on Route 176, Lakewood Road

    A number of new road projects are going to start Monday:• LAKEWOOD: Preliminary work will start on L ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Believe it or not, bipartisanship breaks out on Capitol Hill

    WASHINGTON – Suddenly, bipartisanship has broken out on Capitol Hill.On Iran, Medicare, education an ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Islamic State blamed for Afghan suicide bombing killing 35

    FAIZABAD, Afghanistan – A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a line of people waiting outside a bank Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing a ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:46 pm
  • Australia arrests 5 for alleged ISIS-inspired terror plot

    SYDNEY – Five Australian teenagers were arrested Saturday on suspicion of plotting an Islamic State group-inspired terrorist attack at a Veterans' Day ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Wearable defibrillator saves Downs man's life

    DOWNS – Mark Humble was about to sit down to dinner last Christmas when he felt as if someone was driving a rod through his chest.
    April 18, 2015 - 9:06 pm
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