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  • Video: Rain and hail hit McHenry County

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Rain and hail pelted McHenry County on Wednesday afternoon.Check out video of the rai ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • McHenry County Board again chooses not to collect levy increase

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board’s policy for developing next year’s budget will again reject collecting the automatic levy increase it is entitle ...
    May 21, 2015 - 7:42 pm
  • Woodstock woman pleads guilty in federal bankruptcy case

    ROCKFORD – A 46-year-old Woodstock woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to making false statements in her bankruptcy case, according to a news release from ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:59 am
  • Cary-Grove seniors artwork to be displayed Thursday

    CARY – More than 40 high school senior artists soon will showcase the work that has resulted from a lot of time, effort and various art courses.
    May 21, 2015 - 12:31 am
  • Cary Park District introduces summer programs

    CARY – Programs from a toddler camp to a sing club will be available soon at the Cary Park District, according to a recent news release.
    May 21, 2015 - 12:56 am
  • Woodstock City Council candidate's absence on oath of office raising legal questions

    WOODSTOCK – A newly elected Woodstock City Council member missed his second consecutive meeting to be seated on the representative board Tuesday, as h ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Overnight lane, full closures on I-90 start tonight for bridge removals

    Temporary overnight lane closures on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) at Garden Prairie Road and Anthony Road are scheduled for Thursday and wi ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Lake in the Hills police use Narcan to revive unconscious man

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills police used Narcan for the first time Wednesday, administering it to a 22-year-old man after a suspected heroin ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • Motorcyclist airlifted after crash in McHenry

    McHENRY – A 38-year-old McHenry man was airlifted to an area hospital in serious condition after he was thrown from his motorcycle early Wednesday, fi ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:50 am
  • Fire displaces Island Lake residents

    ISLAND LAKE – An Island Lake family was displaced after a fire started in their basement early Wednesday, firefighters said.
    May 21, 2015 - 12:53 am
  • MCC lacks student, laboratory space, study finds

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College is lacking student, athletic and physical education and open laboratory spaces, a study found.
    May 20, 2015 - 12:31 am
  • Family Kite Festival brings free kites, flying lessons to Crystal Lake park

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Kites, some as large as 90 feet, will be taking to the skies this Memorial Day weekend. The Crystal Lake Park District along with Chica ...
    May 20, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • Celebrate Lakewood to add petting zoo to offerings

    LAKEWOOD – A petting zoo is being added to the family-friendly festivities offered at this year’s Celebrate Lakewood event.
    May 20, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • McHenry County health department's restaurant inspections now online

    Your smartphone or computer can now do more than give you customer ratings of your favorite McHenry County eateries.
    May 19, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Lakewood to use helicopters to spray for gypsy moths

    LAKEWOOD – Helicopters will be spraying for gypsy moths in two Lakewood locations, the village said.
    May 19, 2015 - 11:51 pm
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