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  • Cary to continue chicken debate

    CARY – Village officials in Cary will continue on with the backyard chicken discussion and plan to have a public open house.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Lake in the Hills facility to host dog seminars

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The A+ Dog Training Facility is scheduled to hold two free seminars in October on dog ownership, training, care and grooming.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Detour: Overnight Randall Road patching continues

    • RANDALL ROAD: Patching work is ongoing on Randall Road between Harnish Drive and Alexandra Boulevard. Most of it will be done at night to minimize t ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 9:08 am
  • Election season begins in full Tuesday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Election season will be in full swing Tuesday, when candidates for all local governmental bodies can begin to collect signatures for ca ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Huntley School District 158 acting cautiously with 2015-16 budget

    HUNTLEY – With a governor’s race and state funding still in limbo, District 158 will again act conservatively as it rolls out the new $88.57 million s ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • Huntley continues Sun City taxi service through 2014

    HUNTLEY – Seniors in Sun City Huntley who use the village’s temporary taxi service will pay $2 more in fares on Oct. 1.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Crystal Lake Central beats Crystal Lake South, 7-3.

    The high school foorball game between Crystal Lake Central and Crystal Lake South Friday in Crystal Lake. Crystal Lake Central won, 7-3.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 12:41 am
  • Huntley defeats Hampshire, 56-15

    Huntley played Hampshire during their homecoming game Friday, September, 19, 2014. ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Ex-owner of traveling zoo sued in case involving horses

    ST. CHARLES – The former owner of a petting zoo, who previously was charged with animal cruelty, is being sued in a civil case also involving horses, ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Two Hebron men killed in Wisconsin crash

    HEBRON – Two Hebron men were killed this week in a two-vehicle crash in Walworth County, Wisconsin. ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:49 pm
  • Oakwood Hills officially names new leadership

    OAKWOOD HILLS – Oakwood Hills is officially under new leadership after Village Board members selected Paul Smith to step into the acting president rol ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • Lawsuit alleges Centegra fired nurses to save on health care

    Three former employees of Centegra Health System allege in lawsuits that the company illegally fired them to save money on health care expenses.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Rauner tells local business leaders he'll fight for them

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Bruce Rauner told McHenry County business leaders Friday that if he were to become governor he would not tell governors from surroundin ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Former McHenry mayor files lawsuit over pit bull attack

    McHENRY – Former McHenry mayor Steve Cuda has filed a lawsuit against the owner of a pair of pit bulls and the man who let them outside on the night t ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Crystal Lake man sentenced to nearly 5 years for fraud

    ROCKFORD – A Crystal Lake man was sentenced Friday to just under five years in prison for a fraud involving a secret shopper scheme, according to a ne ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:47 pm
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