Lakemoor posts closed-session minutes after Open Meetings Act complaint filed
LAKEMOOR – The minutes from a closed-session discussion of a contentious proposed boat ramp have been posted to the village's website.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Casciaro requests shorter prison sentence
WOODSTOCK – In court documents, an appellate attorney for Mario Casciaro says the Johnsburg man was unfairly sentenced because he refused to admit his guilt.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Groups unite in fight on heroin
Curbing the county's persistent heroin problem, officials say, requires a united front.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Little accumulation from Monday's snow
Crystal Lake Park District employees Jim Pecoraro of Crystal Lake and Frank Walsh of Johnsburg install barriers for a sledding hill at Veteran Acres Park Monday.
17-year-old arrested in death of Johnsburg woman
JOHNSBURG – A 17-year-old man provided the heroin that a 19-year-old Johnsburg woman overdosed on last week, Johnsburg police said.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Appellate court denies village's request for sanctions
JOHNSBURG – Capping a "tortured, two-year history," an appellate court denied the village's request for sanctions against two Johnsburg residents in part arguing the village may have "emboldened" the residents by how seriously they took the lawsuit.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Two injured in three-vehicle crash in Johnsburg
A Jeep Cherokee eastbound on McCullom Lake Road ran the stop sign at the Ringwood Road intersection before hitting a Chevy Cruze that was stopped at the stop sign facing west, McHenry Township Fire Protection District Battalion Chief Mike Majercik said.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Regional Police Report: Man Gets 26 Years in Teen's Murder
Johnsburg Man Gets 26 Years for Murdering Missing Teenager Mario Casciaro, 30, was sentenced Thursday, Nov. 14, to 26 years in prison for the murder of Johnsburg teenager Brian Carrick, the Northwest Herald is reporting.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Fox Lake man sentenced to 26 years in 2002 Johnsburg murder
A McHenry County judge sentenced Mario Casciaro to 26 years in prison Thursday for the 2002 killing of a Johnsburg teen.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Johnsburg resident to celebrate 100th birthday with open house
Eunice Andreas will be celebrating her 100th birthday with an open house 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, at the Whispering Hills Community Center, 4708 Jeffrey St. in Johnsburg.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Sheriff's deputies involved in two separate driving accidents
WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Sheriff's deputies were involved in two separate crashes last week, neither resulting in serious injury.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Ceremonies held to honor veterans
Bush Elementary fourth grader Aily O'Brien, salutes veterans during the Veterans Day asembly Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 in Johnsburg.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Local military veterans are working on their own
The corporal in the Marine Corps Reserves said he wanted to try to start his own personal training business, rather than working for another gym after his former strength and conditioning coach decided to close her business.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Johnsburg library to be pickup point for World Book Night
JOHNSBURG – The Johnsburg Public Library, 3000 N. Johnsburg Road, has been chosen to be a book pickup point for the 2014 World Book Night, scheduled for April 23. World Book Night began in 2010 at London's Book Industry Conference as a way to encourage more adults to read.