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  • Crystal Lake Park District releases brochure of fall programs

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The fall brochure including all Crystal Lake Park District’s fall programs and events has been mailed out to residents.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Detour: Route 31 access to Centegra – McHenry is closed this week

    • CHARLES MILLER ROAD: Medical Center Drive, the Route 31 entrance to Centegra Hospital – McHenry, is closed for concrete paving. Southbound Route 31 ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Fox Lake to host spaghetti dinner, 5K race

    FOX LAKE – The Fox Lake community is celebrating the village and raising money for a breast cancer foundation with an upcoming all-you-can-eat spaghet ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • 1 cited after Woodstock crash

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock woman was issued a citation after a rear-end crash Saturday morning, police said.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • 1 transported after Fox Lake area crash

    One person was taken to a hospital for precautionary reasons after a two-vehicle crash Saturday in the Lake County Fox Lake area, police said.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • 2 Marengo men charged after landscaping burglaries

    Two Marengo men were charged Friday after several burglaries of commercial lawn equipment were reported in the McHenry County area, according to the M ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • McHenry County school districts tweak teacher training

    CRYSTAL LAKE – School started a little early across McHenry County for many new teachers, both just out of school and new hires from other districts.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Dog-focused Bark-a-Paw-Looza in Woodstock's Park in the Square fundraiser Sunday

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock resident Jennifer Schneider and her family have fostered and found a home for 19 dogs.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • Historian to discuss Chicago mob at McHenry County College

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College will host Barry Bradford, nationally recognized speaker and award-winning historian, who will present “Capone an ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • Fox River Grove District 3 recognized for environmentally friendly efforts

    FOX RIVER GROVE – Fox River Grove School District 3 recently has received recognition for efforts to create a more environmentally friendly community.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Algonquin considering sharing water systems with Carpentersville

    ALGONQUIN – Algonquin is considering an intergovernmental agreement that would allow connections from its water system to that of Carpentersville.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Woods Creek Tavern to open in former Lake in the Hills Applebee's location

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills residents will have a brand new option for American comfort food come Monday.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • McHenry County Board will hear township consolidation task force's final report

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board on Tuesday will hear the limited final report of a task force convened to examine referendums to consolidate the ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Dense fog expected in McHenry County

    McHenry County could experience dense fog Saturday night.According to a hazardous weather outlook is ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 7:27 pm
  • Carpentersville woman accused of using knife to slash boyfriend, his truck's tires

    CARPENTERSVILLE – A 26-year-old Carpentersville woman faces felony charges after police said she slashed her boyfriend with a kitchen knife Thursday.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:25 am
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