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  • Man, 81, drives minivan into Buss Ford car dealership in McHenry

    McHENRY – A car dealership employee was taken to the hospital after an 81-year-old man drove his car through the back of the building Monday afternoon ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 9:10 am
  • Olympic ice skater Gracie Gold visits Crystal Ice House

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Seven-year-old Abigail Jungles skated around the circle, mimicking a half turn demonstrated by Olympic ice skater Gracie Gold.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Lakemoor approves bonds to fund new Village Hall construction

    LAKEMOOR – The new Lakemoor Village Hall will be paid for using saved-up development fees, sales tax revenue and bonds, village officials said.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Crystal Lake considers banning e-cigarette use in public

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake’s proposed ban on electronic cigarette usage in public places has ignited some pushback.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Visit McHenry County to relocate in downtown Huntley

    HUNTLEY – McHenry County tourism officials think they’ve found a visible location in downtown Huntley that can highlight a multimillion dollar industr ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • McHenry County Board to re-vote on taking health care grant after outcry

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board is calling a do-over on its vote last week to reject a state grant to pay for counselors to help people get insur ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Lakemoor to be on lookout for drunken drivers on Halloween

    LAKEMOOR – Lakemoor police will be stepping up their enforcement on Halloween. The department will ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Crystal Lake South High School students get say in District 155 lunch menus amid federal restrictions

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Monday was a rare treat for Kenny Demann and students at Crystal Lake South High School as they had a say in an increasingly stringent ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • At least 2 injured in Homer Glen after Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm hayride trailer tips

    HOMER GLEN – At least two people were injured Monday afternoon when a tractor rolled over at Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 3:43 pm
  • Illinois governor candidates agree on Ebola quarantine

    CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner agree on imposing a quarantine on people returning from West Africa who might hav ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 3:42 pm
  • Illinois officials clarify Ebola quarantine policy

    CHICAGO – Gov. Pat Quinn and Illinois health officials took pains Monday to distinguish the state's approach to Ebola from that of New York or New Jer ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Jacobs High School Performing Arts Boosters host holiday craft fair Saturday

    ALGONQUIN – The Jacobs High School Performing Arts Boosters will host their annual “Holiday Spectacular Arts and Craft Fair” on Saturday.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Huntley Area Public Library plans 25th anniversary event for Nov. 7

    HUNTLEY – Village President Chuck Sass recently declared Nov. 7 “Huntley Area Public Library Day” to coincide with the library’s open house event cele ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • 14th District candidate making Crystal Lake stop

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Fourteenth Congressional District candidate Dennis Anderson is making a stop in town with a week to go before the Nov. 4 election.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • 2 St. Anne, Kankakee men killed in weekend shootings

    KANKAKEE (AP) — Weekend shootings in Kankakee County have claimed the lives of two local men.Police ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:32 am
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