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  • Study shows 3-D mammography detects breast cancer earlier

    A recent study showed that 3-D mammography like that offered at the Centegra Gavers Breast Center improves the detection rate of breast cancer. Also k ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 7:35 am
  • IF YOUR MATTRESS COULD TALK…

    Your mattress sits quietly in the bedroom, waiting for your return. It silently welcomes you back, and envelops you in comfort – with no questions ask ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 8:44 am
  • Varicose Veins: Right Treatment, Right Results

    When it comes to treating varicose vein disease, Dr. Stephen Rivard, founder and medical director of Illinois Vein Specialists, can’t stress enough th ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Woodstock choir members recruited at community sing nights

    Cassandra Vohs-Demann is all about getting people singing, whether for only a night or as part of a new community choir.
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Halloween happenings in McHenry County

    The following events are taking place for Halloween in the area. To list your event, visit PlanitNorthwest.com/forms/calendar.
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 12:20 am
  • ‘Alexander’ snappy, benign comedy

    Given its premise, “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” could have been a lot more horrible and no good than it is. In fact, ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Strange plant, fun ‘Little Shop’

    A comedy horror rock musical in October that doesn’t involve the “Time Warp.” Music by the duo that crafted Disney musicals “Beauty and the Beast,” “A ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Woodstock choir members recruited at community sing nights

    Cassandra Vohs-Demann is all about getting people singing, whether for only a night or as part of a new community choir.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Recording artist Athena to perform in Crystal Lake

    After moving to McHenry County a few years back, Athena Perez toured the Dole Mansion in Crystal Lake and saw the Listening Room before it was finishe ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Is your car’s heating system ready for winter?

    There are many items that should be on your checklist when preparing your vehicle for winter, but one of the most important is your heating system.
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Escape rut with 10 fresh recipes

    Pasta tends to be a dinnertime trap.We get it. Feeding your family on a busy weeknight requires the ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Bull Valley Dentistry Discusses Oral Cancer

    Did you know almost 42,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral and throat cancers this year? And that the 5-year survival rate of those diagnosed is ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 12:50 pm
  • Civic Si interior gets sporty updates

    Quick. Think of a single car model that comes in seven trim levels including a natural gas version, hybrid and sporty coupe.
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Spring Grove Horse Show helps riders showcase skills, gain confidence

    Just before entering the show arena, Aimee Kirby smiles down at her horse, Bandit, giving him a gentle pat.
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 6:02 pm
  • Two families affected by domestic violence unite for common cause

    Hope. Don’t let fear control your life. During this year’s “Will County Take Back the Night” rally O ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:34 pm
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