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I read with interest that the rail link from Chicago to Rockford, and eventually to Dubuque, Iowa, is now really likely to happen.
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Our View: Kudos for supporting kids, CASA
Thumbs up: To all who attended Tuesday's Light of Hope Breakfast in support of CASA of McHenry County, and especially to those who made a financial contribution.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Teenager dies after being pulled from Ill. pond
The 15-year-old was in the water for about 90 minutes Thursday night before rescuers were able to pull his body to the surface.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Millennials jump into careers with company values in mind
MCC student Toni Ehredt of McHenry works the MCC Student Radio broadcast with instructor of speech and journalism Jim Stockwell while talking with MCC student Erin Gard of Lake in the Hills during the first MSR broadcast Wednesday in Crystal Lake.
Police: Crystal Lake Residents Wake to Intruder; Man Arrested, Faces Charges
A 20-year-old Wisconsin man was arrested this past week after police said he forced his way into a Crystal Lake home during the early morning hours of April 12, according to a Crystal Lake Police Department press release.
Eisenmann ramps up hiring
Eisenmann Corp. President Mark West discusses projects at the company's U. S. headquarters in Crystal Lake.
Our View: Eliminating the secrecy of severance
That's not always the case, obviously, so we applaud state Rep. Renee Kosel and the Illinois House for passing legislation that promotes more transparency in government.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
John Georgy '99 Named VP & Partner at Dorion-Gray Retirement Planning
John Georgy, a 1999 graduate of DePauw University, has been promoted to vice president and named a partner at Dorion-Gray Retirement Planning Inc. A philosophy major as an undergraduate, Georgy "has been in the financial services industry since 1999 and has been a wealth management adviser with Dorion-Gray since early 2009," reports the Northwest ... (more)
Crystal Lake enters into new aggregation contract
CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake residents will once again have a chance to pay for power through an aggregation program after city officials approved a new three-year deal.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Palatine council OKs plans for four businesses
Four businesses -- a limousine service, a day spa, an optometry office and a dog groomer -- had their petitions to establish themselves in Palatine or move to a new location within the village approved by the village council this week.
Safe driving pays off for pair of high school seniors
Elk Grove High School senior Yanni Gaglos had a good feeling Tuesday as he walked into Concorde Banquets in Kildeer.
Algonquin police reports for April 15, 2014
He also was wanted on a warrant from the Illinois Department of Corrections for a parole violation.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
60-unit residential complex proposed in Cary
CARY – A company that is building an apartment complex in Crystal Lake is looking to build a 60-unit residential complex in Cary.
An inside-of-this-world learning experience at MCC
McHenry County College Children's Learning Center students Joshua Dalton, left, and Jaxton Michaels gaze up from the inside of the inflatable GeoSphere Monday on the Crystal Lake campus.
Trial starts in '12 armed robbery
WOODSTOCK – Jury selection wrapped up Monday for a Crystal Lake man accused of robbing a CVS pharmacy at gunpoint.
Williams Street Repertory to Close 2013-14 Season with Neil Simon's Barefoot in the Park, 5/2-11
Williams Street Repertory , winner of four BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards, will end their 2013/14 Season with comedy: Neil Simon 's Barefoot in the Park.
Blaze Damages Crystal Lake Garage, Home
No one was injured in a garage fire Friday afternoon in Crystal Lake. Firefighters responded to a blaze at 650 Nottingham Lane at 3:08 p.m. A preliminary investigation showed the fire started on the outside of the garage in the back of the home, according to the Crystal Lake Fire Department press release.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
On The Record With ... Andrea Wells
U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Andrea Wells of Crystal Lake poses for a portrait outside her home Thursday.
Dorion-Gray names new vice president, partner
CRYSTAL LAKE – John Georgy, a life-long resident of Crystal Lake, has been promoted to vice president and was also recently named a partner at Dorion-Gray Retirement Planning Inc. Georgy received his bachelor degree from DePauw University.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Baby clothes donated
Russ Piggott, volunteer for the Blessing Barn, of Crystal Lake loads boxes of children's clothing into his car Friday at a temporary storage facility in Cary.