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  • Nonprofit president: Richmond trustee not employed by group

    RICHMOND – The president of an economic development nonprofit denied that a Richmond trustee was employed by his group.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Huntley trustees address business expansion, closing

    HUNTLEY – Village trustees tackled both ends of the business spectrum Thursday, embracing a manufacturer's expansion plan while waiving a license belo ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 9:11 pm
  • Crystal Lake businessman, philanthropist dies

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A local businessman and behind-the-scenes philanthropist regarded by his peers as a “pillar in the community” died Wednesday afternoon.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Purple Heart monument unveiled on Purple Heart Day

    WOODSTOCK – The first Illinois county to be recognized for honoring Purple Heart recipients celebrated Purple Heart Day in style Thursday.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Registration open for emergency response classes in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – The Huntley police are looking for volunteers to participate in upcoming classes designed to prepare residents for disasters.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Power plant opponents move forward with attorney

    OAKWOOD HILLS – As residents wait for Oakwood Hills to resume village business after shutting down because of unspecified threats, opponents to the pr ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Royal Oak hosting home orchard workshops

    HARVARD – Apple growers looking to boost their bushels can attend a series of workshops at a Harvard orchard starting this month.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • In McHenry County, sweet corn season starts strong

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Dinners made by Crystal Lake resident Kelly Haussmann will this week start including a sweet buttery crunch now that sweet corn season ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Ex-cop pleads not guilty to misconduct, weapons charges

    WOODSTOCK – A former police sergeant denied allegations that he stole weapons from the Hebron Police Department.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • One injured after truck overturns on Algonquin Road

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A driver was taken to the hospital Thursday after a cement truck flipped over a guardrail and overturned along Algonquin Road near ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:11 am
  • Johnsburg man fights for gun law changes after sister's murder

    JOHNSBURG – Elvin Daniel is in it for the long haul.Daniel, a Johnsburg resident, testified last wee ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 1:22 pm
  • Crystal Lake Fire Department gets new deal, chief

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake city officials ratified a new four-year collective bargaining agreement with the city's fire department on the same day it ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Public feedback sought for West Beach playground project

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Residents will have an opportunity to weigh in Thursday on planned improvements to the aging West Beach playground on Crystal Lake duri ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 6:46 am
  • McHenry County Mental Health Board touts progress, reforms

    WOODSTOCK – A leaner, more accountable and more responsive McHenry County Mental Health Board introduced itself Tuesday to the County Board.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Lake in the Hills man charged with child porn possession

    LAKE IN THE HILLS –A Lake in the Hills man has been charged with multiple counts of child pornography possession as part of a statewide initiative to ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:05 am
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