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  • McHenry County Worship Directory

    ASSEMBLY OF GOD Assembly of God, 1201 Dean St., Woodstock; 815-338-1316; www.woodstockag.org. The Re ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • McHenry County Halloween Happenings and an inside look at Madness Manor on Woodstock Square

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    Oct. 31, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Crystal Lake native to perform with Dúo del Sol at Woodstock Opera House

    Tom Farrell used to volunteer at the Woodstock Opera House as a young boy.He’d see shows, including ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • ‘Nightcrawler’: Jake Gyllenhaal tightly coiled and creepy

    The most frightening thing about Jake Gyllenhaal in “Nightcrawler” – even more than those sallow, sunken cheeks, those googly eyes, and that unkempt h ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • Repair your brakes before winter with Douglas Automotive

    Bad weather, unfortunately, is just around the corner, so it’s important to make sure your brakes are in top working order when driving in winter snow ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Make Historic Downtown Crystal Lake your Holiday Destination

    Twinkling lights, memorable music, colorful window displays… Charming yet sophisticated, Downtown Cr ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Red wine, beef a match made in heaven

    Many people love the idea of a slow cooker because it seems so simple – open the pot, insert ingredients, cover the pot, turn on the heat, then leave ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Vegetarian chili sidesteps common pitfalls

    Slow cookers have legions of fans. I am not among them.Whatever I make ends up either tasteless mush ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Recipe of the Week: Heavenly Biscuits

    Heavenly Biscuits4 cups Bisquik1 cup sour cream1 cup 7-up1/2 cup melted butterGently mix together th ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Marvel unveils slate of films through 2019

    LOS ANGELES – "Doctor Strange," ''Black Panther," ''Captain Marvel" and the "Inhumans" are joining the Marvel cinematic universe.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 2:14 pm
  • Eugene Bullard: Fighter Pilot. Boxer. Jazz Musician. Spy. Most Interesting Man in the World.

    Eugene Bullard, the most interesting man you’ve never heard of was the first African-American combat pilot and adventurer.  He became a decorated vete ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Bull Valley Dentistry Offers Help for Bruxism

    Bruxism is when you clench (tightly hold your top and bottom teeth together) or grind (slide your teeth back and forth over each other) your teeth.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • Flexible mummies for Halloween decor

    Count me among those who find the "Elf on the Shelf" just a bit creepy. That said, wouldn't it make more sense to have a slightly spooky creature keep ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Quoth the raven, ‘Happy Halloween’

    Edgar Allan Poe and Halloween are enmeshed like cobwebs on a lamppost.In classics like “The Cask of ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Last-minute DIY decorations

    This Halloween, lighten things up with luminaries. There are lots of quick, do-it-yourself projects to make the flickering lights that welcome partier ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
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    McCullom Lake soldier mom gives kids Halloween surprise reunion

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