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  • Rauner signs bill broadening eligibility for food stamps

    SPRINGFIELD – More Illinois families will be able to receive federal food stamps under expanded eligibility signed into law by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
    July 28, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Seneca Township crash sends motorcyclist to hospital

    One motorcyclist was sent to the hospital after a crash at Route 176 and Millstream Road in Seneca Township on Tuesday, said Marengo Fire Protection D ...
    July 28, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • Woodstock District 200 'Stuff the Bus' to collect school supplies

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock District 200 will be holding a “Stuff the Bus” school supply drive Thursday and Friday.
    July 29, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • Woodstock Sheriff's House windows in need of repair

    WOODSTOCK – By the end of fall, City Planner Nancy Baker hopes the Sheriff's House on Woodstock's Square will have new windows that are operable and e ...
    July 29, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Cary School District 26 approves $29 million tentative budget for 2016

    CARY – Cary Community Consolidated School District 26 is expecting to see a roughly $887,000 surplus in the fiscal 2016 tentative budget, the finance ...
    July 29, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • Clarendale of Algonquin senior housing facility construction progressing (with video)

    ALGONQUIN – Passers-by on West Algonquin Road soon will start to see the skeleton of a building where Clarendale of Algonquin, a 186-unit senior housi ...
    July 29, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Drop off Cell Phones for Soldiers at state Rep. Jack Franks' Woodstock office

    WOODSTOCK – Jack Franks wants your gently used cell phones.The state representative announced Tuesda ...
    July 28, 2015 - 4:04 pm
  • Missing teenager found safe

    ST. CHARLES – A days-long search for a Campton Hills teen ended Tuesday morning when she was found, safe and sound, at a friend's house in St. Charles ...
    July 29, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • Lakewood man strikes 63-year-old Crystal Lake pedestrian, police say

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Police cited a 21-year-old man from Lakewood after they said he struck a 63-year-old Crystal Lake woman while she was walking across a ...
    July 29, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • Farm Aid to mark 30th anniversary with Chicago concert

    CHICAGO — Farm Aid will have a 30th-anniversary concert featuring Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews in Chicago.
    July 28, 2015 - 1:40 pm
  • Family campout planned at The Hollows Conservation Area in Cary

    CARY – The deadline to register for a family campout at The Hollows Conservation Area in Cary is approaching.
    July 28, 2015 - 1:03 pm
  • MCC's Fast Track program offers engineering technology, construction degrees

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Registration is open for a program designed to make completing a certificate or degree in engineering technology, construction or manuf ...
    July 28, 2015 - 1:02 pm
  • Home inspections reveal lurking problems, valuable home info

    “How old is the furnace?” is a frequently asked question to realtors, when they’re showing a home to a prospective buyer.   Buyers assume that the old ...
    July 28, 2015 - 12:06 pm
  • Capron woman cited after head-on collision on Route 14 in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Capron woman who said she dozed off behind the wheel pushed another car into oncoming traffic on Route 14 on Tuesday, police said.
    July 29, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • Glacial Park program to turn magnifying glass on insects in Ringwood

    RINGWOOD – A day of games and exploring is ready for families heading to the Lost Valley Visitor Center in Glacial Park.
    July 28, 2015 - 10:14 am
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