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  • McHenry County Mental Health Board offering suicide prevention training

    Residents who want to help combat suicide can take part in a new training program the McHenry County Mental Health Board launched this month.
    July 3, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Cary boating incident sends 14-year-old boy to hospital

    CARY – A 14-year-old boy suffered minor injuries after a boating incident on the Fox River in Cary, fire officials said.
    July 3, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Fox River Grove sets hearing for potential $250M downtown development

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The firm proposing a nearly $250 million development for the village’s downtown is looking to move the project forward, and the publ ...
    July 3, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Antioch man injured after motorcycle crash in unincorporated Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – An Antioch man suffered injuries considered serious but not life-threatening after a motorcycle crash on Kishwaukee Valley Road, authoriti ...
    July 3, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • MCC's Shah Center to offer class on starting businesses

    McHENRY – A primer on how to start a business in Illinois will be offered this month in McHenry. The ...
    July 4, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • Huntley woman joins Cary School District 26 as new HR coordinator

    CARY – There is a new face in the one-person human resources department of Cary Community Consolidated School District 26.
    July 3, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Cary Park District to host All City Track Meet

    CARY – The Cary Park District is hosting an All City Track Meet on Thursday.The meet, from 4:15 to 7 ...
    July 3, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Registration open for Crystal Lake Night Owl Bike Ride

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Bicyclists will take to the streets for the Crystal Lake Night Owl Bike Ride in August.
    July 3, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Cary Park District to host luau-themed pool party

    CARY – The Cary Park District is hosting an upcoming luau-themed pool party.Luau Day will be from 11 ...
    July 4, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Problem drinking takes toll on America, McHenry County

    According to a study released in JAMA Psychiatry – a prominent psychiatric journal – last month, more than 1 in 10 adults are affected by problem drin ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Is a temporary Illinois state budget still alive?

    The only fireworks that will be seen in Springfield this weekend will be the actual ones marking the anniversary of our nation’s Declaration of Indepe ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Getting Excited About Science at Johnsburg Public Library

    Kids learn about science through a presentation by Seve Belliveau at the Johnsburg Public Library on Thursday, July 2, 2015.
    July 2, 2015 - 6:27 pm
  • McHenry County College to offer archaeology field studies at Macktown

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Students will have the chance to uncover items no one has seen or touched in up to thousands of years with an archaeology field school ...
    July 3, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Woodstock's Kolze's Corner Gardens selected for $10,000 grant for greenhouse curtain

    WOODSTOCK – After installing a greenhouse curtain, Bob Kolze said the electric bill at Kolze’s Corner Gardens dropped from $750 to $525 a month and in ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Cary Park District blood drive rescheduled

    CARY – A blood drive hosted by the Cary Park District and Heartland Blood Centers has been rescheduled, according to a recent district news release.
    July 3, 2015 - 12:07 am
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