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  • Wisconsin-style supper club coming to Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Dave Perlick, the executive chef at Montarra Grill in Algonquin, is planning to open a new restaurant in Crystal Lake within the next s ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 1:12 am
  • Retired Crystal Lake District 47 teacher completes Antarctica expedition

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Retired educator Betty Trummel may have returned home from a three-week science and leadership expedition to Antarctica, but she says h ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 1:00 am
  • Warren embraces her role as a top Democratic foil to Trump

    BOSTON – Donald Trump's election has propelled Sen. Elizabeth Warren into an even sharper partisan spotlight as she embraces her role as a top Democra ...
    Jan. 15, 2017 - 9:33 am
  • ServiceMaster by Pletz celebrates 30th anniversary

    ServiceMaster by Pletz is celebrating its 30th year in business.Owners John and Kathy Pletz heard ab ...
    Jan. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Woodstock School District 200 to host forum to talk facilities, consolidation

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock Community Unit School District 200 is inviting the public to attend a community forum Tuesday that will go over a committee’s pr ...
    Jan. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 students to see Trump's inauguration in person

    CRYSTAL LAKE – District 47 educators and eighth-grade students will witness the 45th presidential inauguration next week.
    Jan. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Woodstock seeks input via online economic development survey

    WOODSTOCK – The city of Woodstock wants input from residents, business owners and employees, and visitors regarding their views of how things are work ...
    Jan. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • 'Miracle on the Hudson' legacy: 70,000 slain birds

    NEW YORK – Birds took the blame for bringing down the jetliner that "Sully" Sullenberger landed on the Hudson River eight years ago this weekend. They ...
    Jan. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this week indicted the following people on the following charges:
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:56 pm
  • Algonquin trustees to consider medical marijuana dispensary on North Main Street

    ALGONQUIN – Village officials are considering plans for a medical marijuana dispensary that could open in Algonquin in the coming year.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus to close after 146 years

    ELLENTON, Fla. – After 146 years, the curtain is coming down on "The Greatest Show on Earth." The owner of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circ ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:54 pm
  • Huntley manufacturing company to nearly double size of its facility

    HUNTLEY – FYH Bearing Units USA Inc. is looking to nearly double the size of its existing property in Huntley.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • Trump unleashes Twitter attack against civil rights legend John Lewis

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump tore into civil rights legend John Lewis on Saturday for questioning the legitimacy of the Republican billionaire's White Hous ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:41 pm
  • Illinois schools boost recruitment for substitute teachers

    CHATHAM – Faced with a shortage of substitute teachers, school districts in Illinois are increasing their recruitment efforts and getting a boost from ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:42 pm
  • Chicago pledges improvements to police after scathing Justice Department report

    CHICAGO – Chicago officials are pledging to revamp the city Police Department after a scathing federal report, but a change in presidential administra ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:41 pm
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