Local News

  • First bids for Huntley High School expansion under budget

    HUNTLEY – The initial set of construction bids on the long-awaited expansion to Huntley High School, totaling $15.12 million, have come in slightly un ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:04 pm
  • District 12 business club tallies up awards

    JOHNSBURG – Sitting down for an interview would have been a terrifying thing for Nick Pease a couple of years ago.
    April 16, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Sorenson found guilty of armed robbery

    WOODSTOCK – After an hour of deliberation, jurors Wednesday returned a guilty verdict for a 2012 armed robbery.
    April 16, 2014 - 6:11 pm
  • Lake in the Hills American Legion to hold fish fry

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Sons of the American Post 1231 have scheduled a fish fry for Friday.Cost for ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • Ringwood restaurant to temporarily close after fire

    RINGWOOD – The Rusty Nail Saloon likely will be closed for a couple weeks after a fire Wednesday caused about $30,000 in damage.
    UPDATED: April 16, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Crystal Lake enters into new aggregation contract

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake residents will once again have a chance to pay for power through an aggregation program after city officials approved a ne ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • Board: More 'pizzazz' needed in Cary apartment plan

    CARY – Village Board members said they want to see a more upscale plan for a potential apartment complex.
    April 16, 2014 - 5:26 pm
  • Students flock to McHenry County Ag Expo

    WOODSTOCK – Students from all over McHenry County got a chance to get out of the classroom this week and step into the world of farming.
    UPDATED: April 16, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Application period opens for Miss McHenry County

    Entries are being taken for the 2014 Miss McHenry County Queen Pageant. Young women and teens ages 1 ...
    UPDATED: April 16, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Event to benefit family of Cary-Grove coach

    McHENRY – Proceeds from an upcoming benefit will go to the family of a Cary-Grove High School coach who died in February.
    April 16, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • Registration open for charity golf outing in Cary

    CARY – Interested participants can register for the nonprofit Cody's Canteen's annual June golf outing that benefits the child life department at Advo ...
    April 16, 2014 - 2:24 pm
  • Woodstock library closed Friday for reorganizing

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Public Library will be closed Friday, April 18 while staff members reorganize the collection.
    UPDATED: April 16, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Performance at historic building to include fiddlers contest reenactment

    SPRING GROVE – Necktie socials, fiddlers contests and welcome home dances have been held at the 100-plus-years-old Old Town Hall.
    April 16, 2014 - 10:23 am
  • Crystal Lake Easter egg hunt scheduled for April 19

    The Crystal Lake Park District will hold an Easter egg hunt at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Raiders football field Lippold Park.
    April 16, 2014 - 9:49 am
  • Huntley teen charged after crashing into townhouses

    HUNTLEY – A 17-year-old Huntley boy who crashed his vehicle into two townhouses was charged Tuesday with no valid driver’s license and failure to redu ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:26 am
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