• Thousands truckin’ to Chicago for final Grateful Dead shows

    CHICAGO – The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band’s ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • 4th of July fireworks at Cary's Lions Park

    Hundreds pack Lions Park for the annual fireworks display on Friday, July 03, 2015 in Cary. ...
    July 3, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Antioch man injured after motorcycle crash in unincorporated Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – An Antioch man suffered injuries considered serious but not life-threatening after a motorcycle crash on Kishwaukee Valley Road, authoriti ...
    July 3, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • MCC's Shah Center to offer class on starting businesses

    McHENRY –A primer on how to start a business in Illinois will be offered this month in McHenry. The ...
    July 4, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • Huntley woman joins Cary School District 26 as new HR coordinator

    CARY – There is a new face in the one-person human resources department of Cary Community Consolidated School District 26.
    July 3, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Cary Park District to host All City Track Meet

    CARY – The Cary Park District is hosting an All City Track Meet on Thursday.The meet, from 4:15 to 7 ...
    July 3, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Registration open for Crystal Lake Night Owl Bike Ride

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Bicyclists will take to the streets for the Crystal Lake Night Owl Bike Ride in August.
    July 3, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Cary Park District to host luau-themed pool party

    CARY – The Cary Park District is hosting an upcoming luau-themed pool party.Luau Day will be from 11 ...
    July 4, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Problem drinking takes toll on America, McHenry County

    According to a study released in JAMA Psychiatry – a prominent psychiatric journal – last month, more than 1 in 10 adults are affected by problem drin ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Without a budget, providers prepare, officials go to court

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois’ government weathered its second day without a state budget Thursday, and while legislative chambers were silent, service provi ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Is a temporary Illinois state budget still alive?

    The only fireworks that will be seen in Springfield this weekend will be the actual ones marking the anniversary of our nation’s Declaration of Indepe ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • U.S. unemployment falls to 7-year low, but wages are flat

    WASHINGTON – U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.3 percent and employers hired at a solid pace in June, but other gauges of the job market ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Smoke subsides after hazardous rail spill in Tennessee

    MARYVILLE, Tenn. – A CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire in the middle of the night in eastern Tennessee, forcing the e ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:20 pm
  • North Carolina shark attack victim says fortunate to survive

    RALEIGH, N.C. – The latest survivor in a record-breaking string of seven North Carolina shark attacks said Thursday he's very fortunate to be alive an ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Pope to visit prison where convicted monsignor is locked up

    PHILADELPHIA – A prison that Pope Francis plans to visit during his U.S. trip houses a former church official jailed for his handling of priest sexual ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:17 pm
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