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  • Hebron President John Jacobson signs grant application for homeless veterans shelter

    HEBRON – Village President John Jacobson on Monday signed a grant application for a homeless veterans shelter in Hebron, but he defended his original ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Odd McHenry County document leads to historical find

    WOODSTOCK – An unusual finding at the bottom of a drawer at the McHenry County Division of Transportation led to the discovery of more than 300 old do ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 4:10 pm
  • Fox Lake creates new community development position

    FOX LAKE – Fox Lake officials have added a new position in the village to create a one-stop shop for all things business and community related.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Lake in the Hills adopts annual levy

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Village Board has adopted its $5.4 million property tax levy. The estimated ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Congressman Randy Hultgren seeks intern for spring semester

    GENEVA – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, announced he is now accepting applications for spring 2014 semester internships in both of his 14th Dis ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Harvard man accused of threatening to light someone on fire

    HARVARD – A Harvard man was arrested Nov. 11 after police said he threatened to light a household member on fire, then proceeded to spray and ignite l ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • McHenry County College Foundation seeks distinguished alumni nominees

    CRYSTAL LAKE –  The Friends of McHenry County College Foundation seeks nominations for the 2015 MCC Distinguished Alumni Award to recognize MCC alumni ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • MCC offers free college information sessions for adults

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Adults who are age 24 or older and are thinking of returning to college can get their questions answered at “It’s Your Life” free colle ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • Woman reportedly attacked at Algonquin Commons

    ALGONQUIN – The Algonquin Police Department is investigating an incident involving a woman who described being attacked by three people Friday in the ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Metra plans for $2M upgrade at Cary station

    CARY – The village's 50-year-old Metra station is slated for an upgrade. Part of the 2015 capital pl ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • One person injured after Crystal Lake crash

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One person was taken to an area hospital Monday morning after a two-vehicle crash in Crystal Lake, fire officials said.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Cary residential chicken workshop scheduled for Thursday

    CARY – The village has scheduled a public workshop to seek resident input and to provide information regarding the keeping of chickens on residential ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Advocate Good Shepherd to host event to meet Santa

    BARRINGTON – Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital is scheduled to host an opportunity for children to meet Santa and Mrs. Claus during an event on Dec. 11 ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Algonquin library district holding holiday giving activities

    ALGONQUIN – The Algonquin Area Public Library District has Christmas trees up at each of its branches to help area residents in need, according to a n ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • On the record with ... Algonquin painter who focuses on military veterans

    Jeanine Hill-Soldner has been working on a 24-portrait series on military veterans as a way to share their stories.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 8:25 am
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