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  • Garbage truck dumps burning trash onto Woodstock parking lot

    WOODSTOCK – A garbage truck carrying a load of household trash had to be dumped in a Woodstock parking lot when the driver realized it was burning, a ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:31 am
  • Lake in the Hills woman injured in Cary crash

    CARY – A 28-year-old Lake in the Hills woman was taken to the hospital after a crash on Three Oaks Road in Cary, officials said.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • No injuries as a result of Wonder Lake car fire, fire official says

    WONDER LAKE – No one was injured as the result of a small car fire outside a Wonder Lake home Monday morning, a fire official said.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 9:38 am
  • Algonquin, Carpentersville nearing completion of Fox River Corridor Plan

    ALGONQUIN – Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning officials were pleased with the feedback they received on the draft of the Fox River Corridor Pla ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • On the Record With: Retiring Harvard nurse of 47 years Donna Jones

    HARVARD – When she started out in nursing after graduating from Rockford Memorial Hospital School of Nursing at age 20, Donna Jones said she had no id ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Lake in the Hills approves virtually flat levy

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills residents may see the property taxes they pay to the village decrease next year.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Algonquin makes changes to downtown traffic patterns to encourage bypass use

    ALGONQUIN – Since the long-awaited Algonquin Western Bypass opened last year, one thing has become increasingly clear to Village President John Schmit ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • McHenry County offers peaceful estates for luxury home buyers

    BARRINGTON HILLS – Walking into the secluded Hidden Ponds Estate in Barrington Hills, potential buyers will amble over Versailles pattern walnut floor ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Carpentersville man in stable condition after Lake in the Hills crash

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Carpentersville man was in critical condition after his vehicle rolled over Sunday morning on Algonquin Road in Lake in the Hill ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • No tenants displaced in McHenry apartment fire

    No tenants were displaced in an apartment fire Saturday night, according to a news release from the McHenry Township Fire Protection District.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Marengo special meeting to vote on clean water memo canceled

    MARENGO – A special Marengo City Council meeting set for Monday to vote on a memorandum to bring Ritz Road residents clean water has been canceled, Ma ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • D-46 board approves tentative levy

    PRAIRIE GROVE – Residents in Prairie Grove School District 46 could see the district’s tax rate fall despite a request for an increased levy extension ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Lake in the Hills woman to raise epilepsy awareness at Blackhawks game

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – In elementary school, Erin Gard would bring her MRIs in to show her class.Diagno ...
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 7:28 am
  • Woodstock police add new K-9 to department

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock police have a new K-9 after going for about a year without one, Woodstock Police Chief Robert Lowen said.
    Nov. 15, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Next step unclear as Crystal Lake South High School bleachers reach proposed new height

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The west bleachers at Crystal Lake South High School have been dismantled, leaving just nine of the original 26 rows.
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:53 pm
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