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Police looking for man who robbed Cary convenience store with semi-automatic handgun
CARY – Cary police are looking for a man who robbed a convenience store with a semi-automatic handgun Thursday night.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Gonsiorek is exceptional
It's true. What is more important than our county government? That's what makes a great place to live.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Police: Womana s caretaker racked $16,000 credit card bill
A caretaker from Cary is accused of running up more than $16,000 in credit card bills on the account of an 86-year-old Carpentersville woman.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
McHenry County Sheriff (Republican): Zinke
In a contentious race to replace outgoing McHenry County Sheriff Keith Nygren, Undersheriff Andrew Zinke and retired Des Plaines Police Cmdr.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Learn how to bring native garden plants to your yard
Get a jump on spring with McHenry County Conservation District. Learn how to bring a native garden to your yard, how to attract butterflies, and find out about sandhill cranes.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Driving dilemma for seniors
Every three years, Esther Vadnais, 79, of Woodstock, takes a safe driving course through AARP to review the rules of the road.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Voices: Dave Grant, on Teacher Clients Facing Pension Cuts
Voices is an occasional column that allows wealth managers to address issues of interest to the advisory community.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
La Cucina Caffe opens in downtown Cary
Officials from the Cary Grove Area Chamber of Commerce and the Village of Cary recently joined La Cucina Caffe owner Rosie Scalise to cut a ribbon at her location in downtown Cary, 77 W. Main St. Pictured are Village of Cary Community and Economic Development Director Chris Stilling, John Cosmos of CynJohn Technologies, Cary Grove Area Chamber ... (more)
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Accurate tax returns can keep away IRS auditors, experts say
Leah Iverson of Cary talks with Onsite Accounting and Tax Services owner Yvonne Cornett while looking over her taxes Wednesday in Crystal Lake.
Life in Scouts has been rewarding for Fox River Grove deputy clerk
When David moved on to the Boy Scouts in 1992, she thought her volunteer work with the organization was done.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Frozen out: Cary couple frustrated with frozen water lines
CARY – About a week-and-a-half ago, Rob and Hollie Savage came to their home on Hill Street, and didn't have water.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Endorsements for McHenry County Board districts 1, 3, 5, 6
With work nearing completion on a long-awaited Unified Development Ordinance, changes planned to an often criticized stormwater management ordinance, decisions to be made about Randall Road expansion, and perhaps even the establishment of a new countywide office, the next McHenry County Board will have a lot on its agenda.
Judge orders 9 years for Cary man in shaken baby case
WOODSTOCK – Outside the courtroom, James Greve said he wished his daughter's former caregiver had been given the same sentence the baby had.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
D-26 plans to bring back more specials
CARY – More staff members, who would be assigned to teaching non-core classes, are set to be employed by District 26. Under a staffing plan proposed by school administrators, District 26 plans to bring back media center, foreign language and computer technology teachers, as well as band directors, among other positions.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
McHenry village president discusses economic development in community address
Village President Mark Kownick on Tuesday spoke of some of the economic development that took place in the last year at the annual Cary-Grove Chamber of Commerce event.
Committee moves to fill final mental health board vacancy
WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Board committee known for contention with nominating people to the Mental Health Board avoided it in filling the last remaining vacancy by essentially advancing the first runner-up, albeit on the usual 4-3 split.
Cary Grove Chamber to host scholarship pageant
CARY – The Cary Grove Area Chamber of Commerce will be accepting applications for the 2014 Miss Cary and Miss Fox Fiver Grove Business Scholarship Pageant through Thursday.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Cary police investigate hit and run vehicle accident
About 5:30 p.m. Saturday, behind the Jewel grocery store, an unknown vehicle struck another vehicle, and then fled the scene west on Three Oaks Road, said Sgt.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Lakewood moves to restrict potential medical marijuana facilities
LAKEWOOD – In the slim chance Lakewood is selected as one of the areas to house medical marijuana facilities, the village board is planning to limit where they could operate.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Agents keep an edge in online travel era
Cary Travel Express travel consultant Mary Joe Babiarz checks prices for a client at the company's Jandus Road office.