RICHMOND – An overnight fire on Tuesday caused $30,000 worth of damage to a former chiropractic care center in Richmond, according to the Richmond Township Fire Protection District.
Lisa Haderlein remembers when the Land Conservancy of McHenry County was struggling to keep pace with the rapid, steadfast development of the early 2000s that transformed the county into suburbia.
McHenry County Conservation District manages over 25,000 acres of open space graced with woodlands, prairies, wetlands and savannas.
Residents and business owners who sustained losses because of April’s floods can request federal government assistance, according to a news release.
ALGONQUIN – Representatives from the nonprofit corporation that runs an area brick-and-mortar charter school approached District 300 board members and administrators Monday with the task of justifying a new online charter during the worst possible time.
McHENRY – The city of McHenry inched closer Monday to a new aquatic and recreation center.
CARY – District 26 will hold a public meeting for parents of home-schooled students or students in private schools in the district, to discuss plans for providing special education services to them.
FOX RIVER GROVE – The villlage will have an unlimited landscape waste collection day on Friday. Residents will be able to have yard waste picked up for free.
CARY – Village Board members are working on a plan to replace Police Chief Steven Casstevens, who is leaving for a new job.
ALGONQUIN – A Celebrity Apprentice-style competition at Heineman Middle School resulted in a $1,000 donation to the Epilepsy Foundation.
ROCKFORD – A Cary business owner faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday in federal court to wire fraud for stealing more than $1 million, federal prosecutors said.
CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake man was arrested Saturday after offering a teen money to perform a sexual act, Crystal Lake police said.
McHENRY – To Liz Koch, Buck was a 127-pound gentle giant. But to police who arrested her, the German shepherd-Rottweiler mix was a threat.
WOODSTOCK – Less than a handful of Woodstock area residents remain without power this morning after an electrical line went down on Route 14 east of Route 47, according to ComEd.
McHENRY – Shopping locally is worth an extra $153 per car, the McHenry City Council decided in a 6-1 vote.