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  • 'A Clockwork Orange' among a slew of McHenry County fall theater

    Founded in a basement in 2009, Theater Undreground set its sights on one production. It took years – ...
    NEW: Oct. 22, 2014 - 4:20 pm
  • Murray delights in ‘Vincent’

    If we were going to be curmudgeonly about it – and “St. Vincent” is, after all, a movie about a curmudgeon – we’d focus on the one major flaw in the f ...
    NEW: Oct. 22, 2014 - 4:20 pm
  • Harvard's Michael Saunders to appear on 'Let's Make a Deal'

    Michael Saunders' 8-year-old daughter, Addy, was convinced he should be on the television game show "Let's Make A Deal."
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Worn-out windshield wipers are a safety hazard with Douglas Automotive

    Worn-out windshield wipers are more than annoying. They’re downright dangerous. According to Doug ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 8:52 am
  • Treats get Halloween makeover for kids or adults

    To be honest, I had no idea about Rice Krispies Treats. That is, I certainly knew of them, but I’d never made them. And I never knew just how deliciou ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:22 am
  • Halloween treats don’t have to rot your kids’ teeth

    Despite what the kids think, not all Halloween treats need to rot your teeth on contact.Which isn’t ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 3:41 pm
  • Get in gear with an automotive career at Gary Lang Auto

    Are you obsessed with cars? If so, have you considered an automotive career? Whether or not cars are your thing, there’s plenty of different opportuni ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • Bull Valley Dentistry Explains “Dry Mouth”

    Xerostomia is the medical term for a dry mouth due to lack of saliva. Dry mouth can cause difficulty ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Advocate Good Shepard Hospital discusses health risks of dense breast tissue

    Did you know that breast tissue can differ from person to person? And those differences may hide abnormalities and create the need for additional scre ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Tis' the season to get your flu shot with Centegra Health System

    People of all ages should get the flu shot this season the best way says Dr. Baby Than, a family practitioner at Centegra Physician Care in Algonquin. ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:11 am
  • McHenry County Youth Orchestra commemorates 35 years of inspiring young musicians, community

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Conductor Terry Foster motioned his baton as he guided the symphony ensemble through “Night on Bald Mountain,” emphasizing rhythmic pre ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Crystal Lake resident seeks meat-cutter title

    There’s an art to cutting meat, and Gene Provenzano of Crystal Lake spends eight hours a day in a 35-degree freezer to master it.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • MCDH: Health department monitoring Ebola

    The current Ebola outbreak is the largest in history. It is larger then every previous outbreak combined.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • Atwater: Identity theft tests serenity

    Let’s see if I can pass the serenity test. I woke up this morning to find that my identity had been “borrowed.”
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • Rest easy with proper vein treatment

    There can be many obstacles when it comes to getting a good night’s sleep. Did you know varicose vei ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:13 pm
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