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  • Cary strip mall owners plan to add 24-hour gym, Marco’s Pizza, video store

    CARY – The new owners of the Westlake Shopping Center at 3106 Three Oaks Road plan to put in a pizza restaurant, video rental store and a gym.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • New subdivision could come to Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – For the first time in about six years, a new subdivision could be coming to Crystal Lake.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Fox Lake upgrading Lakefront Park building with grant dollars

    FOX LAKE – An expanded locker room and multipurpose room, plus a new splash pad, will be added to the Lakefront Park building, the Fox Lake village pr ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • Cary gets grant to help with Sunset, Crest flooding problems

    CARY – Residents at Sunset and Crest drives may see some flooding relief. Cary has been awarded mor ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Huntley man arrested with $43,000 worth of drugs, $36,830 cash in car, home, police say

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley man was arrested after police said they found nearly $43,000 worth of drugs in the car he was driving and in his home.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • SEDOM Executive Board meeting moved to facilitate larger crowd after closing news spreads

    WOODSTOCK – After news spread that the Special Education District of McHenry County plans to end center school programming after this school year, a l ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake Police looking for suspect in new 7-11 robbery (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Police are investigating a robbery that occurred Tuesday at 7-11, the second robbery in a matter of weeks at the store.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • 92-year-old man died in Homer Glen farm accident

    HOMER GLEN – A 92-year-old man was crushed to death Saturday after a truck rolled down his driveway.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • Huntley police reports for Oct. 14, 2014

    • A 14-year-old Huntley boy was charged Tuesday, Sept. 16, with curfew violation and criminal damange to property for damaging a mailbox in the 10700 ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:38 am
  • McHenry County College receives audit; mulls bachelor's degree programs

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Board of Trustees received a positive audit Monday and a glimpse of potential future budgets with a decision ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 4:15 pm
  • Homeowner displaced after Island Lake fire

    ISLAND LAKE – A 30-year-old Island Lake man was referred to the Red Cross after a fire rendered his home uninhabitable.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 10:14 pm
  • No injuries in Crystal Lake house fire

    CRYSTAL LAKE – If there’s ever a time for your house to start on fire, for Paula Salazar, it was not Monday evening.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • 3 injured in McHenry crash after Wonder Lake man runs red light, police say

    McHENRY – Two McHenry women and a girl from one vehicle were taken to area hospitals Monday after a car they were was struck by a vehicle driven by a ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 3:25 pm
  • Huntley High School sets new average ACT composite score record

    HUNTLEY – The most recent class of Huntley High School graduates averaged a 23 on the ACT, breaking a 2-year-old District 158 record for the highest a ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • 4 Woodstock District 200 seniors among 2015 National Merit commended

    WOODSTOCK – Four seniors at District 200 were recently named commended students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:17 am
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