Sunday Apr 13
Morning rains can't deter Lake in the Hills runners
Jerry Cravens of Algonquin talks with his son Owen, 10, near the finish line Sunday morning at the 15th Run Thru The Hills 5K and 10K road races in Lake in the Hills.
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Sat Apr 12, 2014
Lake in the Hills seeks funds for veterans memorial Posted Apr 12,...
The village has allocated $40,000 in this year's budget as seed money for the project and collected roughly $2,000 through fundraising efforts since last fall, said village board member Russ Ruzanski, also chairman of the veterans memorial committee.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Lake in the Hills couple duped in pregnancy scam
A couple from northwest suburban Lake in the Hills is duped out of a lot of money in a pregnancy scam.
Algonquin Rotary hosts poker tournament April 26
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Algonquin Rotary Club will host a Texas Hold'em charity tournament at 6 p.m., April 26, inside the Lake in the Hills American Legion, 1101 W. Algonquin Road.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Marlowe Middle School hosts community night on bullying
LAKE IN THE HILLS – District 158 families are invited to attend a community night focused on bullying at 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, inside Marlowe Middle School, 9625 Haligus Road, Lake in the Hills.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Bomb squad responds to suspicious object in Algonquin
Algonquin police, Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire officials, and the Kane County Bomb Squad are responding to an unknown object behind the Algonquin village hall in a wooded area south of Route 62. Police were called around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday after the public works department found a green piece of PVC pipe in the woods, according to Algonquin ... (more)
Huntley library director coming from Rockford
Novak has extensive background in library science, law and accounting. He will be Huntley library's fourth director in 25 years.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Cellphone crackdown: Local police departments step up enforcement of new law
In the span of two four-hour targeted enforcement campaigns earlier this year conducted by Lake in the Hills police, 41 drivers were cited for talking on cellphones while driving.
COD students start petition to support theater group
Last fall, the Buffalo Theatre Ensemble canceled the rest of its season for the current school year at College of DuPage.
Algonquin man who drove car into pond unable to talk to police
Paul Mellor, the 57-year-old man who was dramatically rescued from the Algonquin pond he drove into Wednesday, remained in critical condition Thursday at Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin, a spokeswoman said.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
McHenry Co. Towns Make Safest Cities List
While Algonquin and Lake in the Hills did not make a recent list ranking the top 50 safest cities in Illinois, three McHenry Co.
Bicyclist remains at hospital following accident
CRYSTAL LAKE – A 17-year-old bicyclist remains at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge a day after she was involved in a crash with a car.
Road Construction Expected to Close Bike Trails in Coming Months
This summer a number of construction projects are occurring in Algonquin, Lake In The Hills and Crystal Lake that may disrupt trail use from time to time.
Lake in the Hills schedules egg hunt for April 12
LAKE IN THE HILLS – An Easter egg hunt is scheduled for 8 a.m. April 12 at Sunset Park.
Lake in the Hills schedules prescribed burn for Saturday
LAKE IN THE HILLS – A prescribed burn has been scheduled for Saturday at the Sierra Court Detention area at the intersection of Algonquin and Pyott roads, according to a village news release.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Man pulled from car in a pond at Algonquin Commons
One man was pulled through the sunroof of his vehicle just as it was sinking into a pond just before 11 a.m. Wednesday at Algonquin Commons, according to a fire department official.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
10 charged with DUIs in Kane County crackdown
ALGONQUIN – A Lake in the Hills man was among 10 drivers charged with driving drunk during a Kane County crackdown St. Patrick's Day weekend.
McHenry County unemployment rate at 8.8 percent
CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County's unemployment rate was 8.8 percent in February, down from 9.7 percent in February 2013, according to preliminary figures from the U.S. Department of Labor and the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Lakewood to lose police chief, adds deputy village manager
LAKEWOOD – Administrative changes are coming to Lakewood as the village will lose its police chief of more than 10 years to retirement and has welcomed a fresh face in a newly created position.