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  • Illinois lawmakers implement 190 new laws for 2017

    More than 190 changes to Illinois law took effect with the new year. No, none of them is an actual ...
    Jan. 2, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Crystal Lake Park District opens up Racquet Club to walkers

    CRYSTAL LAKE – If you love your morning walk but hate the freezing cold, the Crystal Lake Park District has a solution for you.
    Jan. 2, 2017 - 11:13 pm
  • Think warm thoughts: 20 photos of a $699,000 Algonquin home for sale with a pool and three-season room

    Ever drive by a home and wonder, how much does that cost? Or what does it really look like inside?Go ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • Photos: West Dundee native Ryan Hartman's 2016 Blackhawks season

    Check out these photos of West Dundee native Ryan Hartman's 2016 season with the Blackhawks. ...
    Jan. 2, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Maule: How you can be more strategic in 2017

    The new year is here. I personally believe each day is an opportunity to improve yourself, strengthen your skills and work toward being a better versi ...
    Jan. 2, 2017 - 12:56 am
  • Cary Park District Preschool to hold open house Jan. 16

    CARY – The Cary Park District Preschool is holding a preschool preview so visitors can meet teachers, tour classrooms and receive registration informa ...
    Jan. 2, 2017 - 12:52 am
  • Woodstock business owner keeps father's legacy alive with Pirro's

    WOODSTOCK – For 16 years, Brianna Pirro’s father, Terry, owned an Italian restaurant, Pirro’s Restaurante, formerly located at 228 Main St. in Woodsto ...
    Jan. 2, 2017 - 11:35 pm
  • Wonder Lake couple has first McHenry County baby of 2017

    HUNTLEY – As Karel and Greg Roth of Wonder Lake rang in the new year, they joked that it wouldn’t be them having the first baby in McHenry County this ...
    Jan. 2, 2017 - 11:36 pm
  • Photos: Meet the first baby born in McHenry County in 2017

    Korben Roth was born early Sunday morning, making him the first baby born in McHenry County in 2017. He was born at Centegra Hospital in Huntley.
    Jan. 1, 2017 - 5:49 pm
  • New McHenry County Board committees to meet next week

    WOODSTOCK – Several of the newly assigned and newly consolidated committees of the McHenry County Board will meet next week.
    Dec. 1, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Families ring in Noon Year's Eve in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Some families rang in the new year early on Saturday, celebrating “Noon Year’s Eve” in Lake in the Hills.
    Dec. 31, 2016 - 10:42 pm
  • Peterson: After predicting Trump's presidency in 2016, my 2017 predictions

    Well, if 2016 didn’t end with a bang, the kind where the door bangs shut, as in don’t let the door hit you on the way out.
    Dec. 31, 2016 - 10:21 pm
  • Lake in the Hills receives grant to upgrade to efficient lighting

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village of Lake in the Hills has received a $5,880 grant to upgrade its interior fluorescent hanging lights at Village Hall.
    Dec. 31, 2016 - 10:21 pm
  • Crystal Lake Park District looking for old artificial Christmas trees

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Park District is collecting old artificial Christmas trees to create art for its Nature Center.
    Dec. 31, 2016 - 10:01 pm
  • Cary Trustee Jim Cosler challenges Mayor Mark Kownick for seat

    CARY – Cary Trustee Jim Cosler is challenging Mayor Mark Kownick for his seat in the April 4 consolidated election.
    Jan. 1, 2017 - 9:38 am
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