• Crystal Lake's future built on past success

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Plenty has changed in Crystal Lake’s first 100 years, but when Mayor Aaron Shepley thinks about the next 100, he focuses on what has st ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Friday Night Live: Crystal Lake Central vs. Prairie Ridge

    Click here to watch our Friday Night Live webcast of Crystal Lake Central vs. Prairie Ridge. ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • Woodstock accepting applications for clerk

    WOODSTOCK – The city of Woodstock is looking for a new city clerk.The city is accepting applications ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:06 pm
  • Illinois Rep. David McSweeney warns about teacher pension cost shift attempts

    A local lawmaker is taking a pre-emptive step in the event that the General Assembly attempts in the coming months to shift the cost of teacher pensio ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:24 pm
  • Army Aviation truck offers Cary-Grove High School students interactive activities

    CARY – From the outside, it just looked like a really big truck. But on the inside was a slew of technological mechanisms aimed at showing people what ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Wonder Lake waterskiers to compete for Team USA in world championship

    WONDER LAKE – Six members of the Wonder Lake Water Ski Show Team left Tuesday for Janesville, Wisconsin, with sights set on a world title.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Replacement windows beautify home, increase its value with Hines Supply

    Are the windows in your home looking shabby - broken glass, broken seals, rotting wood sashes, or just plain old?
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • 2 injured after McHenry 2-vehicle crash

    MCHENRY – Two people were transported to a hospital Thursday after a crash in unincorporated McHenry, fire officials said.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Woodstock man cited in Crystal Lake crash that injured Harvard woman

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Harvard woman was taken to the hospital and a Woodstock man was issued a citation Friday after a Crystal Lake crash, police said.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • State approves D-300 leader’s certificate

    CARPENTERSVILLE – District 300’s newest leader can officially be called superintendent after the state education board approved his certification earl ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • Arab allies pledge to fight militant group

    JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia – Key Arab allies promised Thursday to “do their share” to fight Islamic State militants, but NATO member Turkey refused to join ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Obama’s request to combat Islamic State draws support

    WASHINGTON – Bending for once to the will of the White House, Republicans and Democrats coalesced Thursday behind President Barack Obama’s call to tra ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • U.N.: 45 Fijian peacekeepers freed in Syria

    BEIRUT – Al-Qaida-linked militants released 45 Fijian peacekeepers captured two week ago in Syria, ending the U.N.'s fourth crisis over abducted soldi ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Despite economic fears, EU sanctions Russia again

    BRUSSELS – The European Union on Thursday slapped more sanctions on Russia for helping separatists destabilize Ukraine, limiting Russia's access to it ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 10:10 pm
  • U.S. sharply cutting deportations

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is on pace this year to deport the fewest number of immigrants since at least 2007, even as he has postponed until ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 10:09 pm
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