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  • Geneva man pleads not guilty in murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP - A Geneva man indicted on two counts of first-degree murder in the death of his wife was arraigned on Wednesday.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:53 pm
  • Carpentersville School District 300 starts in-depth classroom, program use study

    CARPENTERSVILLE – District 300 administrators will soon examine nearly everything at the Carpentersville-based district's elementary and middle school ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • DeKalb man behind viral video of Illinois State trooper's outburst has arrest record

    DeKALB – The man behind the widely viewed video of a police officer losing his temper at a police safety checkpoint last weekend is 27-year-old DeKalb ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Joliet to receive $1.2 million in HUD grants

    JOLIET – The city will receive $1.2 million in federal grants through two programs administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Developm ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • Opponents to McHenry County RV rules, horse racing prevail at McHenry County Board meeting

    WOODSTOCK – The proposed McHenry County Unified Development Ordinance will go easy on recreational vehicle owners and hard on horse racing events.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • Chicago police officer accused of sticking gun down suspect's throat pleads not guilty

    CHICAGO (AP) — A decorated Chicago police commander, accused of sticking his gun down the throat of a suspect and threatening to kill him, pleaded not ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Prairie Grove forum set for interested District 46 school board candidates

    PRAIRIE GROVE – With elections for school boards coming up in April, District 46 will be covering the ABCs of being a school board member at an upcomi ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Algonquin receives financial reporting award

    ALGONQUIN –  The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) announced that Algonquin has received the GFOA's Disti ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:43 pm
  • Oakwood Hills power plant proposal killed amid strong public opposition

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Developers for a proposed power plant in Oakwood Hills have killed the project in light of strong public opposition from residents of t ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 9:46 am
  • Environmental Defenders of McHenry County hosts fall book sale

    WOODSTOCK – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County's annual Big Fall Book Sale features a second location in Woodstock this year.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:23 pm
  • McHenry County health department sets children's flu clinic schedule

    The children's annual flu clinics have been scheduled now that the McHenry County Department of Health has received its influenza vaccination.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:47 pm
  • GOP Women’s Club fundraising event encounters mail problems

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Geri Davis, president of the McHenry County Republican Women’s Club, is requesting assistance from anyone who has already responded to ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Algonquin nears tax increment financing district, revenue sharing votes

    ALGONQUIN – The proposed tax increment financing district is scheduled to be voted on by the Village Board next month, along with an agreement that ca ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 2:09 pm
  • McHenry County police departments participating in prescription drug take-back day

    Several area police departments are scheduled to participate in Saturday's National Prescription Drug Take-Back day.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Minor injuries, damages after Crystal Lake 2-vehicle crash

    CRYSTAL LAKE – There were minor injuries and some vehicle damage Wednesday after a crash in unincorporated Crystal Lake, fire officials said.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 2:10 pm
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