• MCC to offer engineering graphics course

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College is offering a blended engineering graphics course this summer.
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 4:32 pm
  • Stateline SHRM to host job training presentation

    McHENRY – Stateline SHRM will host a breakfast program in May titled “Building Internship and Job Training Programs” presented by Thomas Faber and Lin ...
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 4:32 pm
  • Applications for jobless aid edge up to 304,000

    WASHINGTON – The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits last week rose 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 304,000. Jobless claims continue to ...
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 4:32 pm
  • Chipotle sales surge as it draws more customers

    NEW YORK – Mexican food chain Chipotle reported a higher quarterly profit Thursday as more customers flocked to its restaurants for burritos, bowls an ...
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 4:32 pm
  • GE 1Q earnings fall, outlook strong

    NEW YORK – General Electric’s new focus on oil and gas equipment helped the company to post strong first-quarter results.
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 4:31 pm
  • Wage boost would cost firms $15B

    WASHINGTON – A Senate Democratic bill gradually increasing the federal minimum wage to $10.10 hourly would require private businesses to spend $15 bil ...
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 4:31 pm
  • Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find

    WASHINGTON – Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer s ...
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 4:31 pm
  • Sullivan: Important tips for choosing a roofing contractor

    Our homes are the single most important investment in our lives. Bob Schell of Robert’s Exterior Services in Wonder Lake shares some very important re ...
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Eisenmann ramps up hiring

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Eisenmann Corp. has been ramping up and hiring engineers after shedding its manufacturing arm in 2006.
    April 17, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Dobbeck: Set up new employees for success

    Your newly hired employees deserve the best chance for success at your company. You can help each become a valued member of your team by planning a we ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:43 pm
  • Hard Charge coming to Spring Grove

    SPRING GROVE – Hard Charge is bringing its obstacle course racing event to Richardson Adventure Farm inSpring Grove on July 19.
    April 16, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • MCC to offer medical coding boot camp

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College will offer a three-day Coding Certification Exam Prep Boot Camp from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 2, 3 and 4 in Ro ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Colorado company buys Centerville Self Storage

    WOODSTOCK – Sparkplug Capital LLC, a Boulder, Colo., company that operates the Red Dot Storage brand, recently bought Centerville Self Storage LLC’s 4 ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Yumz launches Greek frozen yogurt with party

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt, a self-serve frozen yogurt franchise with locations in Crystal Lake and Lake in the Hills, announced the ad ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Factory output extended gains in March

    WASHINGTON – U.S. factory output rose further last month, extending strong growth from February after harsh weather had caused production to tumble in ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:43 pm
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