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  • Illinois Supreme Court justice seeking to keep seat accused of bias

    ST. LOUIS – An Illinois Supreme Court justice seeking retention again is embroiled in a big-money campaign, this time with a group of plaintiffs’ atto ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Annual book review fundraiser to benefit Pioneer Center for Human Services

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Book dramatists will headline the annual Holiday Book Review fundraisers for the McHenry-based Pioneer Center for Human Services.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Recycling drive for batteries set at McHenry County College

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Dead batteries piling up in drawers can be recycled at the upcoming Green Living Expo at McHenry County College.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Pat Quinn touts job news ahead of Illinois governor election

    CHAMPAIGN – Announcements that hundreds of jobs will be coming to Illinois at a new fertilizer plant and for online retailer Amazon highlighted the st ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • McHenry County trunk or treats offer more than candy in Halloween tradition

    A trick-or-treat trend growing in popularity is making sure children get more than a sugar high during Halloween festivities.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Belvidere man gets 4 years for armed robbery attempt near Marengo

    WOODSTOCK – Before being sentenced to four years behind bars, a Belvidere man apologized to the judge for his role in a 2013 armed robbery attempt nea ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Top U.N. Ebola official: New cases poorly tracked in West Africa

    KAMPALA, Uganda — Authorities are having trouble figuring out how many more people are getting Ebola in Liberia and Sierra Leone and where the hot spo ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 2:42 pm
  • 1 injured in four-vehicle Crystal Lake crash on Route 14

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One person suffered injuries that were not serious after a multi-vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 14 and Crystal Lake Avenue ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 9:40 am
  • Union County woman accused of killing boyfriend's son in Ware goes to trial

    WARE — A trial has begun for a Union County woman accused of killing her boyfriend's 4-year-old son nearly three years ago.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • University of Illinois arena basketball court damaged by storm water

    CHAMPAIGN — The University of Illinois says it is evaluating the condition of the basketball court inside the State Farm Center after several inches o ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff police reports for Oct. 28, 2014

    • Deangelo R. Hill, 28, Elgin, was charged Tuesday, Oct. 7, with retail theft.• Nabor San Juan, 33, ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Carpentersville School District 300 projects $4.8 million more in property taxes

    CARPENTERSVILLE – As District 300 taxpayers continue to see their property values decline, the Carpentersville-based school district is projecting $4. ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Cary police reports for Oct. 28, 2014

    • A 13-year-old Cary boy was charged Monday, Sept. 29, with possession of drug paraphernalia.• Chris ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Senior living development proposed in Spring Grove

    SPRING GROVE – A senior housing development is in the works for Spring Grove, village officials said.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • McHenry County trick-or-treat times for Halloween 2014

    Trick-or-treat times have been set for Halloween, Oct. 31, throughout McHenry County: Algonquin – 3 ...
    UPDATED: Oct. 30, 2014 - 9:47 am
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