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  • Richmond food pantry seeks donations to expand

    RICHMOND – Operations have gotten too crowded at the Community Food Pantry in Richmond, pantry director Char Kania said.
    July 14, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Cary Village Board prepares Q&A on Pedcor apartment complex

    In a PDF available on the village of Cary's website, Village Board officials have prepared a Q&A in advance of Tuesday's meeting to discuss the propos ...
    July 14, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Harvard police seek info on graffiti

    HARVARD – Harvard police are looking for information on a series of graffiti incidents that occurred this weekend.
    July 14, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Water main break in Algonquin causes road closures

    ALGONQUIN — Lane closures on Route 31 are in place as crews work to repair a water main break, according to a Nixle alert from the village of Algonqui ...
    July 14, 2014 - 8:39 am
  • Grayslake man Veteran of the Month

    GRAYSLAKE – A Grayslake businessman who served on an American submarine during World War II has been selected as the Illinois Veteran of the Month for ...
    July 14, 2014 - 8:38 am
  • Crystal Lake seeks public input for transportation plan

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake residents will have a chance to help shape the future of the city’s transportation infrastructure and offerings during an ...
    July 13, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • On the Record With ... Rich and Sonja Brook

    The Brook Farm stand is a regular feature at the acclaimed Woodstock Farmers Market.The business sel ...
    July 13, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Crystal Lake caddies tote bags to take classes

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Will Grant starting caddying, there were more clubs on his back than years on his life.
    July 14, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • Overhead video from Crystal Lake garage fire

    Reader Bill Stockwell provided this overhead video from a garage fire Saturday on Illinois St. in Crystal Lake.
    July 13, 2014 - 4:21 pm
  • Lightning suspected as cause of Woodstock fire

    WOODSTOCK – A fire at a vacant home Sunday morning was likely the result of a lightning strike, fire officials said.
    July 13, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Cary Board to discuss Pedcor project ... again

    CARY – The Cary Village Board this week could have a change of heart on the proposed 60-unit apartment complex at First and Pearl Streets.
    July 13, 2014 - 7:27 am
  • Residents ink names on new Huntley hospital

    HUNTLEY – When Susan Milford said she wanted the community to be a part of the new $233 million hospital at the Centegra Health System campus in Huntl ...
    July 13, 2014 - 8:56 am
  • Improvements, equipment purchases get OK in Johnsburg

    JOHNSBURG – Security cameras, parking lot improvements and streetscaping along Johnsburg Road are some of expenditures the village of Johnsburg has li ...
    July 12, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Helping Paws ice cream social, concert planned

    WOODSTOCK – Helping Paws Animal Shelter will sponsor an Ice Cream Social at the park on the Woodstock Square with a free concert by the Woodstock City ...
    July 12, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Area Hispanic youth attend LULAC conference in NYC

    Some familiar faces were among top youth running the League of United Latin American Citizens National Conference in New York this week.
    July 12, 2014 - 11:00 pm
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