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  • 2014 Honor Flight McHenry

    The departure and welcome home party for Honor Flight veterans at the Holiday Inn in Crystal Lake. Each year since 2005, the Honor Flight Network has ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:49 am
  • Crystal Lake Park District Grand Oaks Active Senior Center grand opening

    The Crystal Lake Park District Grand Oaks Active Senior Center grand opening celebration Saturday, August 23, 2014 in Crystal Lake. The center offers ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:52 am
  • Festival Latino 2014

    Festival Latino 2014 at the Evangelical Free Church of McHenry Saturday, August 23, 2014. The free event offers food, crafts, live music, inflatables, ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Attorney General asks Oakwood Hills to open

    OAKWOOD HILLS – The Illinois Attorney General's Office has asked the Village of Oakwood Hills to resume business "as soon as possible" following an in ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Iraq suicide bomber kills at least 11 in Baghdad

    BAGHDAD – A suicide bomber hit an Interior Ministry building in central Baghdad on Saturday, killing at least 11 people, as an investigation was under ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 9:42 am
  • Streets of Ferguson stay calm after violent nights

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of viol ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 9:39 am
  • American Roots-style band to play Sept. 5

    RINGWOOD – A live concert will feature a combination of old time country, folk, bluegrass and country blues.
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Flowers the focus of family program

    RINGWOOD – The McHenry County Conservation District is offering a Saturday afternoon focused on having fun with flowers.
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Obama unveils new plan on birth control

    WASHINGTON – Seeking to quell a politically charged controversy, the Obama administration announced new measures Friday to allow religious nonprofits ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Mosque attack kills 64 in Iraq

    BAGHDAD – Gunmen attacked a Sunni mosque during Friday prayers and killed at least 64 people, prompting Sunni lawmakers to withdraw from talks on form ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • West condemns Russia over Ukraine convoy

    LUHANSK, Ukraine – Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated sharply on Friday as Moscow sent more than 130 trucks rolling across the border in wh ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • U.S. won't let borders hamper fight vs. extremists

    WASHINGTON – The United States has avoided military involvement in Syria’s three-year-civil war thus far. Faced with an Islamist extremist group makin ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Report: Illinois agency broke rules of hiring for years

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Transportation circumvented rules devised to keep politics out of state jobs and improperly hired more than 2 ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Local districts out ahead of new bullying law

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Jamie Buck knows there is no law that will stop bullying.Gov. Pat Quinn recently sign ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 12:15 pm
  • Sheriff's office responds to 'concerning' messages at Riley Elementary

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office responded to Riley Elementary School in unincorporated Marengo on Thursday to respond to statements on ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:49 pm
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