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  • Hines Supply Earn-N-Learn geared to the remodeler

    Ever-changing products and standards in the building industry can be confusing. That’s why Hines Su ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Democratic 14th District hopeful Dennis Anderson sets Marengo, Huntley visits

    MARENGO – Democratic congressional candidate Dennis Anderson will soon address voters in Marengo and Huntley during his ongoing town hall tour through ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 4:01 pm
  • Living History Open House at Powers-Walker House in Ringwood set for twilight

    RINGWOOD –A campfire and the glow of candles and lamps will light up the historic farmhouse at Glacial Park this October.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • McHenry County agritourism numbers may be down after harsh winter

    On Heider's Berry Farm, there are enough berries that the bushes are so heavy, they sag. John Heide ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • McHenry City Council OKs tropical theme video gaming cafe

    McHENRY – Another video gaming cafe is looking to open in McHenry. Island Cafe would have a tropica ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Crest Hill woman pleads not guilty in Labor Day weekend slaying

    JOLIET – The woman accused of fatally stabbing her roommate last month over the Labor Day weekend pleaded not guilty Wednesday to first-degree murder ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:48 am
  • Batavia aldermen ask for investigation from Attorney General Madigan into electric project

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Tuesday’s Joint Committee of the Whole meeting unanimously recommended the city should ask Attorney General Lisa Madigan to inve ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:37 am
  • Genoa parents on alert after sex offender moves near school bus stop

    GENOA – Some Genoa parents are concerned after the school district decided to keep a bus stop near where a sex offender lives, while also offering a n ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:35 am
  • With end of season, Wrigley Field revamp to start

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs played the final game of the season Wednesday, setting the stage for the start of an extensive makeover of 100-year-ol ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Ukraine's Poroshenko sure that peace is on the way

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he believes the conflict with Russia-backed separatists in the east is on the wane and ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:27 am
  • Kottke brings guitar, 'appetite' to the Woodstock Opera House

    Playing the trombone until age 15 when, as he describes, judges "chortled" at him at a state competition, the guitar not only saved Leo Kottke's embou ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • More than 350 apply for Illinois marijuana biz

    CHICAGO – More than 350 groups have applied to be the first to legally grow or sell medical marijuana in Illinois, state officials announced Wednesday ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Businesses won't have to return BP spill payouts

    NEW ORLEANS – BP wants its money back – hundreds of millions of dollars of it – but a federal judge said Wednesday that the oil giant must stand by th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:22 pm
  • Justice Department investigates Ferguson police

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Department of Justice investigators on Wednesday heard one story after another about police harassment and brutality in Ferguson, the ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • Red Cross team attacked while burying Ebola dead

    CONAKRY, Guinea – A Red Cross team was attacked while collecting bodies believed to be infected with Ebola in southeastern Guinea, the latest in a str ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 10:20 pm
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