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  • Crystal Lake South homecoming unaffected by court ruling on bleachers

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Although the Community High School District 155 Board is set to discuss bids for the demolition of the Crystal Lake South High School b ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • McHenry to get third Dunkin' Donuts location

    McHENRY – A third Dunkin' Donuts is looking to move into McHenry.Construction could start as early a ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • McHenry County's Lemonade Brigade appear on 'Steve Harvey' (with video)

    The McHenry County-based Lemonade Brigade appeared on NBC-TV's "Steve Harvey" this week. The talk s ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 9:07 am
  • U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren accepting intern applications

    U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Plano, announced he is now accepting applications for fall 2015 and spring 2016 semester internships in both his Washingto ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Furniture by Jason in McHenry to host grand opening of store Saturday

    McHENRY – A new store in downtown McHenry featuring handcrafted furniture from a local resident will host its grand opening on Saturday complete with ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 2:20 am
  • Cary School District 26 audit results in high financial score

    CARY – For the first time, auditors have estimated the highest level of financial soundness in the annual financial report for Cary Community Consolid ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 4:07 pm
  • Ex-Algonquin man denies knowing who killed his parents in 2006 interview

    WOODSTOCK – A video of an interview with Michael W. Romano being questioned days after his father and stepmother were killed showed John Birk, the cur ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 8:33 am
  • Fox River Grove residents can weigh in on new public works facility at meeting

    FOX RIVER GROVE — Thursday's Committee of the Whole meeting will include a discussion of the village's new public works facility and provide an opport ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • McHenry soccer player punches referee who ejected him in Woodstock, police say

    WOODSTOCK – A 21-year-old McHenry man faces battery charges after police said he punched a referee in the face when he was ejected from a soccer game.
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Algonquin dental office to host free day of treatment Oct. 22

    ALGONQUIN —All Smiles Dental, 1452 Merchant Drive, will offer free treatment to those in need of cleanings, fillings or dental extractions at its thir ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 12:34 pm
  • JCPenney looking to hire in McHenry County for holiday season

    Preparing for the holiday shopping season, retailer chain JCPenney is hiring 650 seasonal associates for locations throughout the Chicago area, the co ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Crystal Lake Park District to offer cooking classes in Lakewood

    LAKEWOOD – A series of cooking classes for adults will be offered this fall through a partnership of the Crystal Lake Park District and a recreational ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Two hospitalized with minor injuries after crash in Richmond

    RICHMOND – A rush hour crash Monday in Richmond sent two to the hospital with minor injuries, Richmond Fire Lt. Don Raef said.
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • Man taken to hospital after car collides with parked car in McCullom Lake

    McCULLOM LAKE – One man was taken to Centegra Hospital – McHenry on Monday after his car collided with a parked car on the 4800 block of McCullom Lake ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • McHenry County programs in place to help identify those at suicide risk

    Scott Campbell, clinical director at Samaritan Counseling Center of the Northwest Suburbs, said he saw a man in his 50s who was in a crisis walk into ...
    Sept. 29, 2015 - 12:14 am
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