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  • Crystal Lake Central High School choir director accused of sex with former students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A former Crystal Lake high school choir director is under investigation for allegedly having sex with former students, police said.
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • MCC updates Green Guide with new electronics recycling locations

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Having trouble finding places that will accept that old TV or computer monitor for recycling?
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 5:16 pm
  • Centegra offering breast cancer survivor support group

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Health System is offering a breast cancer survivor support group for women.T ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 5:02 pm
  • McHenry County state lawmakers claim victory in lame-duck tax increase fight

    The odds of a lame-duck income tax increase, already pretty remote, became even more of a long shot with a significant majority of Illinois House lawm ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 1:02 am
  • McHenry-based Bike Haven opening second Woodstock location

    WOODSTOCK – Josh and Jessica Arnow, co-owners of Bike Haven in McHenry, have lived in Woodstock for 16 years. Seeing a need for a bike shop in their c ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:59 am
  • Netflix allows subscribers to binge-watch offline

    SAN FRANCISCO – Netflix subscribers can now binge on many of their favorite shows and movies even when they don't have an internet connection.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 1:14 pm
  • Coroner IDs Elgin driver killed in Route 20 crash near Marengo

    Authorities have identified the 29-year-old Elgin man who was killed Monday evening after a two-vehicle crash near Marengo.
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Donald Trump says he's leaving businesses to avoid conflicts

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday he's leaving his business empire to focus on being the nation's 45th president, declaring he ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 9:18 am
  • 14 places in McHenry County to take your kids this holiday season

    Check out 14 of our favorite places to take your kids of all ages in McHenry County during the holiday season.
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 1:03 am
  • Sexually transmitted disease testing available Thursday at MCC

    CRYSTAL LAKE – To recognize Dec. 1 as World AIDS Day, the McHenry County Health Department is offering testing for sexually transmitted diseases Thurs ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • District 300 families invited to take survey to improve student learning

    ALGONQUIN – Community Unit School District 300 parents, students and teachers can take a statewide survey to help improve the district’s learning cond ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • Escaping Tennessee wildfires meant fleeing through hell-like landscape

    GATLINBURG, Tenn. – With flames dripping from tree branches and the air filled with embers, thousands of people raced through a hellish landscape as t ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: Dress as Santa; run for charity

    Ever consider putting on a Santa costume and running for a good cause?Believe it or not, you could j ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Marian Central senior plans to run own gaming company after graduating

    WOODSTOCK – Some high school seniors might be struggling to figure out what they want to do as a career, but Marian Central Catholic High School’s Tyl ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Ohio State attacker stewed over treatment of fellow Muslims

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – A Somali-born student who carried out a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University stewed over the treatment of Muslims while appa ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 12:43 am
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