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  • On The Record With ... Rebecca Vieyra

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After helping her students at Cary-Grove High School reach for the figurative stars, Rebecca Vieyra now has an opportunity to work with ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • McHenry wraps up Fiesta Days with parade

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The British are coming! The McHenry Fiesta Days Parade made its way down Green Street Sunday afternoon with an heir of royalty in tow. ...
    July 21, 2014 - 8:38 am
  • Photos: Inaugural Summer in the Park festival

    The Inaugural Summer in the Park festival at Emricson Park in Woodstock Sunday, July 20, 2014. The event featured kids games, bounce houses, a food co ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • Fiesta Days Parade

    The 66th annual Fiesta Days parade was held in McHenry Sunday, July 20, 2014. ...
    July 21, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • Man found dead in Fox River after seven hour search

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Authorities have recovered the body of a man who was caught in a heavy current while swimming across the Fox River Sunday.
    July 21, 2014 - 1:10 pm
  • Motorcyclist dies after Spring Grove crash

    SPRING GROVE –A man died Sunday after his motorcycle struck the back of a mini-van in front of him, fire officials said.
    July 20, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Portion of Woodstock Street in Huntley closed due to water main break

    Woodstock Street between First Street and Second Street is closed to traffic until about 1:45 p.m., according to a Nixle Alert sent by the Huntley Pol ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Graphic: Affordable housing in McHenry County

    As part of the 2003 Affordable Housing Planning and Appeal Act, the state wants municipalities with ...
    July 20, 2014 - 1:00 am
  • MCRide transit service may soon go farther

    The size of the county’s MCRide program might grow as the county’s transportation division has been discussing expanding the dial-a-ride program with ...
    July 19, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • State law requires certain percentage of housing to be 'affordable'

    Construction workers along Congress Parkway in Crystal Lake carry long boards in and out of future residences as they put the final touches on a set o ...
    July 19, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Crystal Lake Library still in search of new location

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Despite years of hurdles including a failed referendum and missing out on a $7.7 million state grant, Crystal Lake Public Library offic ...
    July 19, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Richmond Village Board questions trustee’s timing

    RICHMOND – The Richmond Village Board voted to withdraw its membership from an economic development organization after one of its trustees got hired o ...
    July 19, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Gavers foundation hosts annual Barndance fundraiser

    WOODSTOCK – As people strolled into the large white tent at Emricson Park on Saturday, some wore plaid shirts, with cowboy hats and cowboy boots.
    July 19, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Three people sent to hospital after Crystal Lake crash

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Three people were sent to the hospital Saturday morning after a crash just west of the Route 176 and Route 14 intersection, the police ...
    July 19, 2014 - 2:44 pm
  • Harvard Tri-County Pro Rodeo

    The IPRA-sanctioned Tri-County Pro Rodeo Friday in Harvard. ...
    July 19, 2014 - 10:17 am
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