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  • 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
  • Bull Valley resident's pumpkins raise breast cancer awareness

    Mary Moltmann is trying to raise breast cancer awareness one pumpkin at a time. In support of Breast ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Toyota’s Sienna excels at people-moving

    Selecting the best value minivan becomes an easy choice, especially if you want an all-wheel-drive model for better road grip and traveling in snow. J ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 4:32 pm
  • Women buying a car want what men want – usually

    DETROIT – What do women want in a car? The same things men do – with subtle differences. Exterior st ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 4:35 pm
  • Jeep puts attitude in Latitude

    Jeep has combined function and comfort in the five-passenger, four-door, compact sport utility Cherokee.
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 4:32 pm
  • Early detection saves mother of triplets

    Forty year-old Cary resident Aimee Suyko felt a lump in her breast a few years ago. A mammogram and ultrasound raised concerns and the biopsy and MRI ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 10:05 am
  • 'Gone Girl' delicious suburban noir

    The predominant image throughout David Fincher’s films, from the uncovered horrors of “Se7en” to the Machiavellian maneuverings of “House of Cards,” h ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:28 pm
  • Moving story, simply told, in ‘The Good Lie’

    The movie poster for “The Good Lie” features a smiling Reese Witherspoon, front and center. But, truth be told, neither Witherspoon nor her character ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:21 pm
  • Svengoolie to visit Volo Auto Museum

    VOLO – Trademark top hat. Fright wig and goatee. Black as ink circles ’round smiling eyes. Oh, and ready to duck a flying rubber chicken at a moment’s ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:19 pm
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