Tue Dec 10, 2013
Elgin Man Arrested for Cary Subway Robbery
An Elgin man has been arrested for the Nov. 5 robbery at the Subway restaurant in Cary.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Area tanning salons adjust ahead of new law
Key West Tan employee Mara Gasher of Lake Barrington wipes down the spay tan machine while working at the Cary store.
Municipalities, MCCD to share in Route 31 bike path maintenance
As part of the Route 31 and Algonquin Western Bypass improvements, Illinois and McHenry County contributed toward the cost of a bike path.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Weekender: Christmas at the Dole, CL Centennial Winter Festival
Happy Friday, Crystal Lake and Cary! There are plenty of holiday happenings this weekend, and many of them are family friendly and free! First Friday at Lakeside Legacy Arts Park - Friday The annual "Christmas at the Dole" celebration is planned from 5 to 8 p.m. tonight, Friday, Dec. 6, along with the First Friday art show and holiday performances ... (more)
Chris' Coach House in Cary Appears Closed for Business
Chris' Coach House near Cary appears to have closed for business, whether it is temporary or permanent is not known.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
After three decades, Chris' Coach House closes in Cary
Chris' Coach House, a restaurant known for its ribs that has been serving the area for more than 30 years, appears to have closed.
Cary board opts to freeze tax levy
CARY – Village Board members on Tuesday decided to freeze its property tax levy and opted not to take an additional $52,000 it legally can receive.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Cary library planning magic workshop
CARY – The Cary Public Library's “Merry Magic” program is scheduled to take place later this month.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Cary to vote on increased levy
Staff members have proposed to increase the village's levy to $2.5 million up from the $2.45 million it received this year.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Teen's 'candy magnet' a success at Merry Cary Holiday Parade
Jacob Franklin has been attending the Merry Cary Holiday Parade and Festival for as long as he can remember, so the 16-year-old knows there's free candy to be had if you stand out from the rest of the festive crowd.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Peek at Cary's past on display at historical society
CARY – When William Dennison Cary settled in the area in the 1840s to farm, one of the things he brought with him was a large Bible, which indicated his family's significance.
Rep. McSweeney requests help in restocking Cary food pantry
State Representative David McSweeney is pleased to announce he will be hosting a community food drive for the holidays during the month of December to fill the holiday need at the Cary-Grove Food Pantry.
MCDOT: What's in a McHenry County road name? Quite a bit, actually
As one travels around McHenry County or gives directions, we make our way using the road names to help guide us, but have you ever stopped to think why a road has a particular name? Some of the names may seem rather obvious, such as Algonquin Road or Crystal Lake Road, as they travel through those communities.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Wed Nov 27, 2013
What's the Best Business in Crystal Lake and Cary? Give it a Shout-out
Small Business Saturday is just one day out of the year where many people make a point to support local businesses.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
McHenry County primary will not include 3 incumbents
While three longtime county officials are not seeking re-election, only two county board seats were being contested in the Republican primary as of Monday, officials said.
On the Record with ... Brad Ball
Cary-Grove Chamber of Commerce executive director Brad Ball poses for a portrait Nov. 11 at the chamber offices in Cary.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Crystal Lake Community Harvest, Holiday Parades, Santa Run
Happy Monday, Crystal Lake and Cary! In addition to celebrating our country's Thanksgiving tradition, there are several local traditions planned that will brighten your week and fill you with holiday cheer.