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  • Cooking classes in Crystal Lake to focus on appetizers, essentials

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A hands-on cooking class is planned just in time for the holidays. The Crystal Lake P ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:29 am
  • Santa’s Workshop in Crystal Lake to include crafts, games

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Children will get a sneak peek into Santa’s Workshop this December. Children ages 3 a ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:24 am
  • McHenry County Conservation District Equestrian-geared improvements move forward

    WOODSTOCK – Horseback riders could be traversing the multiuse trail at Brookdale Conservation Area outside Woodstock as early as June.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Lindenhurst man killed in Route 120 crash near Volo

    VOLO – A Lindenhurst man died Tuesday in a five-vehicle crash along Route 120, the Lake County Coroner's Office said.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Crystal Lake man rejoins workforce after 2 years without seizures

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Ben Lukas has never been so happy to have a minimum-wage job.On Aug. 18, 2009, he had ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 155 approves levy increase

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 taxpayers will likely see the taxes they pay to the district rise next year.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • McHenry County police departments to boost Thanksgiving enforcement

    Police departments around McHenry County are set to have extra enforcement to make sure people are wearing seat belts and not driving drunk during the ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Riley District 18 near Marengo latest to consider full-day kindergarten

    MARENGO – A small school district in an unincorporated area near Marengo is thinking about becoming the latest district in McHenry County to offer ful ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office: 10 cited for selling alcohol to minors

    WOODSTOCK – Ten people were cited for selling alcohol to minors after a special enforcement, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Dance, poms classes to be offered in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A series of dance and pom classes for children as young as 3 will be offered by the Crystal Lake Park District.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • McHenry County residents share stories, causes through 'snapshot' segment

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crowded in a radio studio Tuesday was a McHenry man discussing an upcoming Jeep parade, a Cary mother trying to raise awareness about d ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Sewing, craft classes in Crystal Lake to feature holiday theme

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Sewing and craft classes are gearing up at the Crystal Lake Park District.A sewing cl ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • Woodstock police reports for Nov. 25, 2014

    • Victor E. Garcia, 22, 315 Ridge Lane, Harvard, was charged Tuesday, Nov. 4, with driving without a license, leaving the scene of an accident and fai ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Driver hospitalized after truck catches fire after crash near Huntley

    A man was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries Tuesday after the pickup he was driving crashed into a tree and went up in flames, the Huntley ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:22 am
  • 1 driver taken to hospital after Spring Grove semi-pickup truck crash on Route 12

    SPRING GROVE – A man was taken to Centegra Hospital – McHenry on Monday night after a pickup truck crossed over Route 12’s center line and crashed int ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:17 am
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