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  • Illinois governor hopeful pledges $1M of fortune

    CHICAGO – The wealthy Republican running for Illinois governor is catching heat for pledging $1 million of his personal fortune to a credit union on C ...
    NEW: Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Corrections

    • An article in the July 22 edition incorrectly identified the court that released a decision on a court case involving the village of Riverdale and i ...
    NEW: Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Listed Bull Valley cabin dates to the late 1830s

    BULL VALLEY – All that separates the William C. Rider log cabin from its 4,000-square-foot addition ...
    NEW: Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Bill banning cruel horse practice stalls

    GENEVA – An effort by horse advocates to pass a bill that does more to stop the cruel practice of “soring” Tennessee Walking horses and two other bree ...
    NEW: Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Flood advisory in effect for northern McHenry County until 11 p.m.

    The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for northern McHenry County until 11 p.m.Th ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • Antique appraisal event rescheduled for Aug. 16

    CARY – An antique appraisal program at the Cary Area Public Library originally scheduled for Saturday has been rescheduled for 10 a.m. Aug. 16, the li ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 6:59 pm
  • Georgio’s looks to build off Business of the Year honor

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Ever since Brian Coli opened Georgio’s Chicago Pizzeria & Pub in downtown Crystal Lake in 2002, the accolades have rolled in.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:35 pm
  • Wheeler takes up school board elections in new bill

    Do you know who your school board members are? What about when they meet? Have you a clue about what they're voting on?
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 4:27 pm
  • Centegra, county health department schedule breastfeeding events

    The Centegra Health System and the McHenry County Department of Health Women, Infants and Children program have scheduled events for World Breastfeedi ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 4:19 pm
  • Johnsburg sues bank over unfinished development

    JOHNSBURG – The Malueg family moved into the Whispering Ridge subdivision five years ago – and got their first neighbors three years later.
    UPDATED: Aug. 1, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Carpentersville woman faces federal witness tampering charges

    A Carpentersville woman has been indicted on two witness tampering changes, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northe ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • County health department closes beach

    The McHenry County Department of Health closed a beach at Park and Beach Avenue in McCullom Lake due to elevated bacteria levels, according to a news ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • Motorcyclists hurt in Hampshire Township crash

    HAMPSHIRE TOWNSHIP – Alcohol appears to have played a role in a motorcycle accident Friday that resulted in potentially life-threatening injuries for ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 3:44 pm
  • McHenry resident receives $1 million lottery check

    MCHENRY – About a month ago, Candi Reasinger of McHenry bought a few lottery tickets from Mech Mart Marathon, turned to a store employee and said, "On ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 3:38 pm
  • Steak fry dinner to benefit food pantry, firefighter training

    SPRING GROVE – The annual steak fry dinner hosted by the Spring Grove Firefighters Association will benefit the Richmond-Spring Grove Food Pantry, whi ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 1:54 pm
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