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  1. Algonquin to build new multi-use pathRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    ALGONQUIN – The village of Algonquin recently applied for a state grant to fund a new multi-use path project, and officials have said there are similar projects slated for the future. The project, which will cost about $307,000, includes the construction of a path that will be about 10 feet wide and 3,300 feet long, Public Works Director Bob Mitchard said.

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  2. Some Chicago-area districts ditch online state exams, pick paper and pencilRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... who aren't savvy online or may not have the same access to computers as their peers, educators say. The sprawling Algonquin-based Community Unit School District 300 has a diverse student body, and officials are concerned about disparities in ...

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  3. Algonquin to build new path, widen Highland AvenueRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Algonquin is applying for state funds to build next year a new "shared-use" path for walking, bicycling, and inline skating. The path will run along Highland Avenue from Tanglewood Drive to the village limits with Barrington Hills.

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  4. Crystal Lake Business Community Healthy Despite ClosingsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... stores that were Toys R Us only." And while it may seem that Toys R Us left Crystal Lake just to go to neighboring Algonquin, that doesn't tell the whole story. "They are making a corporate decision going forward that their stores are Toys R Us and ...

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  5. Ringing in 2015 in style, Solid Gold SEO is proud to announce the release of their new websiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LivePressWorld

    Solid Gold SEO, a provider of high quality SEO, social media, website, mobile and video Marketing solutions, has launched a new website with a responsive design for desktops and mobile devices. Algonquin, Illinois February 26, 2015 - Ringing in 2015 in style, Solid Gold SEO is proud to announce the release of their new website.

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  6. Greve, Vernon F.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Northwest Herald

    Vernon F. Greve Born: Aug. 10, 1924; in Hampshire, IL Died: Feb. 21, 2015; in Barrington, IL Vernon F. Greve, 90, of Algonquin passed away peacefully with his family by his side on February 21, 2015, at Alden Estates in Barrington. He was born on August 10, 1924, in Hampshire the son of Frank and Bertha Greve.

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  7. Lower ridership makes Kane transitt policy design a challengeRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Legal Record

    A corridor in eastern Kane County from Montgomery north to Carpentersville and Algonquin gets the most attention in a study of public transportation policies. There is little doubt that public transit has huge value to people and makes a lot of sense, especially in urban areas.

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  8. Legislators, mayors sound off on Rauner's proposed cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Herald

    ... seven fire stations, Kaptain said. The yearly loss would range from about $10 million in Aurora to $1.5 million in Algonquin and Oswego and $1 million in Geneva, officials said. "Based on size of the community, the scale may change, but the dire ...

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  9. Revised plan for Fox Bluff Conservation Area centers on Camp AlgonquinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – The former Camp Algonquin site would be the focal point of the 279-acre Fox Bluff Conservation Area under a proposed master plan being considered by the McHenry County Conservation District. About five miles of trails would loop through the area with the half south of Allen Road guiding hikers past a series of historic buildings, a section designed to recognize the first settler family to move to the county and other markers to highlight the role noted landscape architect Jens Jenson played in the camp's design, said the district's planning manager, Amy Peters.

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  10. Proposed McHenry County Board rule change has member crying foulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Northwest Herald

    ... comment by Walkup in which he pointed out that she works as the administrative assistant for her husband, longtime Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner Bob Miller. While Walkup did not call her by name, she later confronted him about it. "I'm ...

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  11. Police Blotter: Warrant, Theft and Driving While License SuspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Patch.com

    Ianna J. Loader, 29, of the 600 block of Majestic was arrested on a warrant for Reckless Driving, Algonquin police reported. She posted bond and was released.

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  12. Greve, VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Northwest Herald

    Vernon Greve Vernon Greve, 90 of Algonquin passed away peacefully Saturday, February 21, 2015, at Alden Estates in Barrington with his family by his side. Arrangements are pending with the James A. O'Connor Funeral Home in Huntley.

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  13. Huntley School District 158 reveals proposed boundary changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Northwest Herald

    ... School in Lake in the Hills , while students from Mackeben and Conley would feed into Heineman Middle School in Algonquin . Leggee students, meanwhile, would feed into both middle schools since it still would serve the largest geographic area ...

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  14. Algonquin School District 300 adds structure to legislative forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Northwest Herald

    ALGONQUIN – An annual event Monday at Algonquin-based School District 300 will feature a redefined structure meant to foster community participation and put area state lawmakers in the hot seat, a district board member said. Unlike previous years, the district's legislative forum will allow school staffers and board members to make a quick two- to four-minute presentation on education issues and specific District 300 issues to a panel of lawmakers, who all will be allowed to respond to each presentation, member Steve Fiorentino said.

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  15. Local towns, county lash out at Gov. Bruce Rauner's budget cut proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Northwest Herald

    ... derision from local mayors who allege constituents will pay the price for years of state government mismanagement. Algonquin Village President John Schmitt called the idea not only “disastrous” but a “selfish” one as ...

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  16. 2 men linked to Algonquin heroin overdose death deny chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Northwest Herald

    ... drug-induced homicide. Linder is accused of providing a fatal dose of heroin to 21-year-old Danielle Barzyk, of Algonquin . Barzyk's boyfriend, Cody N. Hillier, 23, was charged with unlawful possession and delivery of a controlled substance for ...

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  17. Metro West Council hosts legislative breakfast Feb. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Daily Herald

    ... growth, transportation and water conservation and promoting sustainable economic development. Members include: Algonquin, Aurora, Batavia, Big Rock, Burlington, Campton Hills, Cortland, DeKalb, East Dundee, Elburn, Elgin, Geneva, Gilberts, ...

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  18. $37 million in renovations pitched for Spring Hill MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Daily Herald

    ... and free data terminals were added. The 35-year-old mall has faced increased competition in recent years from Algonquin Commons and the Arboretum in South Barrington. Additionally, the closings of Best Buy and JCPenney hurt West Dundee, causing a ...

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  19. Popular Shamrock Shave Charity Fundraiser Back Again in 2015 at St. Margaret MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Patch.com

    ... need, and to Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation. This year will also feature teams of Shavees from the Algonquin Fire Department, Police Department, Cub Scouts and the Knights of Columbus. Last year's Shamrock Shave event raised over ...

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  20. "Wishing for Spring" meat raffle set for March 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Daily Herald

    The Ladies Auxiliary of the Lake in the Hills American Legion Post 1231 will host a "Wishing for Spring" meat raffle at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the post home, 1101 W. Algonquin Road in Lake in the Hills Let's get ready for spring with a meat raffle that will offer roasts, sausages, steaks, ribs, pub burgers, chops and more varieties of meat to win. There will be multiple winners per raffle.

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