• How to get more time to file your tax return

    America's annual tax reckoning is here once again and for many who have yet to file their federal tax return, that means a mad dash to beat Uncle Sam' ...
    April 13, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Huntley café to donate all profits to area food pantry

    HUNTLEY – The owners of Tropical Smoothie Café are taking their charitable works in the community to a whole new level this year.
    April 12, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Advocate Sherman Hospital lauded

    ELGIN – Advocate Sherman Hospital has been named a “Company That Cares” for the seventh consecutive year.
    April 11, 2014 - 6:00 pm
  • Dorion-Gray names new vice president, partner

    CRYSTAL LAKE – John Georgy, a life-long resident of Crystal Lake, has been promoted to vice president and was also recently named a partner at Dorion- ...
    April 11, 2014 - 6:00 pm
  • Woodstock CFP gets ‘Premier Advisor’ status

    WOODSTOCK – Wells Fargo Advisors has designated Timothy J. O’Connor as a member of the firm’s Premier Advisors Program, a distinction of professional ...
    April 11, 2014 - 6:01 pm
  • Time capsule: William Wascher saloon got Cary’s first liquor license

    Today, the word “saloon” carries a bad connotation or most people. In the 1880s and 1890s, saloons were social gathering places for men in search of a ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:59 pm
  • Ray Chevrolet named 2013 Dealer of the Year

    FOX LAKE – General Motors has named Ray Chevrolet, 39 N. Route 12, Fox Lake, as one of its Dealers of the Year.
    April 11, 2014 - 6:01 pm
  • WIM announces 2014 award winners

    McHENRY – WIM3: Women in McHenry will recognize Susan Clancy-Kelly as recipient of the 2014 local Charlote Danstrom Award and Joyce Lewis, Susan Swett ...
    April 11, 2014 - 6:01 pm
  • Dave Says: Banks don’t always give good financial advice

    Dear Dave,I want to roll over a 401(k), and my bank is encouraging me to roll it over to fixed annui ...
    April 11, 2014 - 6:02 pm
  • Re/Max Plaza leader gets special recognition

    WOODSTOCK – Rob Schaid, broker/owner of Re/Max Plaza, 112 N. Benton St., Woodstock, along with broker associates in that office recently received spec ...
    April 11, 2014 - 6:02 pm
  • Goodwill opens in Crystal Lake

    Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois recently completed its new building at 1016 Central Park Drive, Crystal Lake. Sam Schmitz, president of Goodw ...
    April 11, 2014 - 6:02 pm
  • Natural Expressions Naprapathy & Wellness opens in Algonquin

    The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Nina Pregont at Natural Expressions Naprapathy & Well ...
    April 11, 2014 - 6:03 pm
  • Stewart: New bill seeks to enhance workplace protections for pregnant employees

    Illinois House Bill 8 (HB8) was approved by the House this past week with a 65-36 vote, and now moves on to the Senate.
    April 11, 2014 - 6:04 pm
  • Savers beware: Fees may be shrinking your 401(k)

    WASHINGTON – It’s the silent enemy in our retirement accounts: High fees.And now a new study finds t ...
    April 11, 2014 - 6:04 pm
  • Dieters move past calories

    NEW YORK – Obsessing over calories alone has left dieters with an empty feeling.The calorie counting ...
    April 11, 2014 - 5:59 pm
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