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  • The Haunted Square Halloween festival returns to Woodstock on Friday

    WOODSTOCK – Family Alliance's annual Halloween festival on the Woodstock Square returns Friday with an overhauled "Madness Manor," a 7,000-square-foot ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 3:09 pm
  • Oakwood Hills power plant opposition group hopes to stay together after victory

    OAKWOOD HILLS – Less than 24 hours after the proposed power plant for Oakwood Hills was withdrawn, Ryan Noonan found himself still fighting against th ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Cary School District 26 looks to refinance debt from building junior high

    CARY – In order for District 26 to keep a promise it had leading up to a successful 2010 bond referendum, district officials again are looking to refi ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • McHenry County Department of Health awarded $580,000 for insurance enrollment

    Those planning to shop the health insurance marketplace this fall can expect help from various county organizations after the renewal of a state-funde ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Woodstock School District 200 passes balanced budget for 2014-15

    WOODSTOCK – For the third straight year, District 200 officials will rely on reserves to balance their new $66.8 million operating budget.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • 18.5 tons of frozen chicken abandoned by driver at Montana truck stop

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — An employee of an Idaho trucking company abandoned a semitrailer containing thousands of pounds of frozen chicken at a western ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • 2024 Olympics host city candidates hope to learn from Chicago, USOC's loss

    CHICAGO — Every day for a year after his most painful professional setback, the chief of Chicago's bid for the 2016 Olympics got hit with some form of ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • University of Illinois bioscience professor, 99, continues research

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Targeting a primary cause of heart disease might be enough for one research lifetime, but Fred Kummerow doesn't rest on past gl ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • Peoria driver sentenced for 13th revoked license count in Illinois

    LEWISTOWN, Ill. — A Peoria man has been sentenced to 3 years in prison after pleading guilty to his 13th count of driving with a revoked license.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Chicago's O'Hare International reclaims world's busiest airport title

    CHICAGO — Chicago's O'Hare International Airport has reclaimed its title as the world's busiest airport for the first time since 2004.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Hines Supply Earn-N-Learn geared to the remodeler

    Ever-changing products and standards in the building industry can be confusing. That’s why Hines Su ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Democratic 14th District hopeful Dennis Anderson sets Marengo, Huntley visits

    MARENGO – Democratic congressional candidate Dennis Anderson will soon address voters in Marengo and Huntley during his ongoing town hall tour through ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 4:01 pm
  • Living History Open House at Powers-Walker House in Ringwood set for twilight

    RINGWOOD –A campfire and the glow of candles and lamps will light up the historic farmhouse at Glacial Park this October.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • McHenry County agritourism numbers may be down after harsh winter

    On Heider's Berry Farm, there are enough berries that the bushes are so heavy, they sag. John Heide ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • McHenry City Council OKs tropical theme video gaming cafe

    McHENRY – Another video gaming cafe is looking to open in McHenry. Island Cafe would have a tropica ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:54 pm
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