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  • More Illinois counties could join camera program

    CHICAGO – Half a dozen counties in a central Illinois judicial district could soon join a 2-year-old pilot program that allows cameras in select state ...
    July 27, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Aid Group: 2nd American has Ebola in Liberia

    BOONE, N.C. – A second American aid worker has tested positive for the Ebola virus at the same hospital in Liberia where an American doctor became inf ...
    July 27, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • On the Record with ... Aimee Suyko

    While on a family vacation in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, Aimee Suyko felt a lump on one of her breasts. She had always had cysts that went away and didn ...
    July 27, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • 'Lucy' tops 'Hercules' with $44M at box office

    LOS ANGELES – Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the w ...
    July 27, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Police: 1 man charged in Chicago train robbery

    CHICAGO – Police say a 20-year-old man has been charged with boarding a Chicago Transit Authority train, pulling out a gun and robbing passengers of w ...
    July 27, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Marengo Park District looks for a new leader

    MARENGO – A park district trying to regain the public’s trust is now looking for a new leader to help move past the financial problems that have defin ...
    July 27, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Plan to simplify 2015 health renewals may backfire

    WASHINGTON – If you have health insurance on your job, you probably don’t give much thought to each year’s renewal. But make the same assumption in on ...
    July 27, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Associate program’s potential benefits, value can rival or exceed that of a bachelor’s

    John Kemic of McHenry spends his days detailing cars at Crystal Lake Chrysler Jeep Dodge, and his evenings working toward an associate degree.
    July 27, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Huntley tightens regulations on solicitors

    HUNTLEY – Solicitors wanting to sell services throughout Huntley neighborhoods will now have to undergo an in-depth background check and pay a new per ...
    July 28, 2014 - 8:49 am
  • Some McHenry County governments feeling road salt pinch

    Highway and public works departments statewide are scrambling to secure supplies of road salt after learning that a number of them were dropped from I ...
    July 28, 2014 - 1:08 am
  • Fast food workers vow civil disobedience

    VILLA PARK, Ill. – Comparing their campaign to the civil rights movement, fast food workers from across the country voted Saturday to escalate their e ...
    July 26, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Night Owl ride will give bike riders midnight view of CL

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Residents looking to take in a different view of the city will have an opportunity to see Crystal Lake landmarks under the moonlight if ...
    July 26, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • LITH hires new finance director

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has a new finance director. The Village Board on Thursday hired Rich Hentschel to replace Robert Miller, who resigned ...
    July 26, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Detour: Johnsburg intersection now completely closed

    New to this week's road projects list is Algonquin's annual shindig and railroad repair work on Route 120 in McHenry.
    UPDATED: July 28, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Business park in city of McHenry gets variance for apartments

    McHENRY – An undeveloped business park off Route 31 could house some apartments in addition to the proposed commercial space.
    July 26, 2014 - 11:22 pm
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