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  • McHenry County offers low-cost rabies vaccinations, microchip clinics

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Pets with a microchip and a current rabies vaccination and registration have a better chance of being reunited with their families than ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:32 am
  • Crystal Lake school bus plays Dory in Festival of Lights Parade

    CRYSTAL LAKE – For the past 11 years, the Transportation Joint Agreement has entered a decorated school bus into Crystal Lake’s Festival of Lights Par ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:12 am
  • Wonder Lake Chamber of Commerce to host Winter Wonder Lake event

    WONDER LAKE – The Wonder Lake Chamber of Commerce is holding a Winter Wonder Lake event Saturday.Fro ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:10 am
  • City of McHenry to host holiday lights recycling program

    McHENRY – The city of McHenry is hosting a holiday light recycling program during the next several months.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • Kiwanis Santa Run in Crystal Lake to take place Sunday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – People dressed in Santa Claus suits will be running around Crystal Lake on Sunday to raise money for local agencies.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Lake in the Hills crash sends woman to hospital, police say

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A woman was sent to the hospital Monday night after a crash in Lake in the Hills, a police official said.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:48 am
  • Marengo Council nixes downtown liquor store; Taco Bell coming to city

    MARENGO – Marengo Council members nixed the idea of a downtown liquor store, but aldermen said they were excited about the possibility of a Taco Bell ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • McHenry County lawmakers to unveil effort to fight attempts at lame-duck tax increase

    Two local lawmakers – one Democrat and one Republican – will unveil their effort Tuesday to fight any attempt at raising taxes during the lame-duck se ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Woodstock-based Culture, Arts and Music brings steel drum culture to McHenry County

    WOODSTOCK – During Culture, Arts and Music’s adult steel drum class, students bounced to the beat as they played “Jingle Bells.”
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Portion of Route 20 near Huntley closed due to crash

    HUNTLEY – Drivers are being asked to avoid Route 20 between Harmony and Church roads near Huntley.Mc ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 9:36 pm
  • Zillow's most expensive home for sale in Illinois is this $14.9 million estate in Barrington Hills

    Zillow recently put out a list of the the most expensive homes for sale in each state. The most expensive in Illinois at 344 Old Sutton Road in Barrin ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 1:57 pm
  • McHenry County Public Access for week of Nov. 28

    Monday, Nov. 28Huntley Plan Commission: 6:30 p.m., Huntley Village Hall, 10987 Main St.Monday's meet ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • Ringwood man wins $1,000 in national insulation installation competition

    Javier Gonzalez of Ringwood-based Astro Insulation was one of 35 people to compete in the 14th annual America’s Best Insulation Installation competiti ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Lowe's grant helps fund community garden at South Elementary in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – South Elementary now has its own community garden with help from parents, PTO members and a $3,000 grant from Lowe’s.
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Algonquin trustees hear plans for Dunkin' Donuts on West Algonquin Road

    ALGONQUIN – Construction on a new Dunkin’ Donuts in Algonquin could start as early as this spring.Th ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 12:41 am
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