McHenry County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. MCC to offer program on workplace conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Northwest Herald

    McHENRY – Dealing with impossible co-workers is the focus of a conflict resolution program being offered at McHenry County College's Shah Center in McHenry. The program, called “Working with You is Killing Me,” is based on the national best-selling book by psychotherapist Katherine Crowley and business consultant Kathi Elster.

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  2. Outlaws biker group wants badges, vests confiscated in bar fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Chicago Tribune

    A violent barroom attack in 2012 involving people affiliated with Outlaws Motorcycle Club remains the subject of legal action in McHenry County. The criminal charges against the men arrested in the fight are not at issue.

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  3. McHenry County Administrator Peter Austin wins national awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – A national association of public administrators is giving one of its top honors to McHenry County Administrator Peter Austin. The American Society of Public Administration announced last week that it is bestowing its Donald C. Stone Practitioner Award on Austin.

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  4. McHenry County health providers see increase in behavioral health, substance abuse care after ACARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Northwest Herald

    Rosecrance has seen a 27 percent client increase between 2013 and 2014, according to Judy Emerson, director of communications at Rosecrance Health Network. Every week, Rosecrance McHenry County Director Chris Gleason and the staff at the organization's Crystal Lake office meets to do some updates and talk about case loads and the management of the office.

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  5. My Sister's Dress to sell used prom dresses for $25 in Crystal LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Northwest Herald

    ... raised – typically about $3,500 is raised each year – is gifted to Big Brothers Big Sisters of McHenry County, said Lake in the Hills resident Emily Smith, co-founder and chairwoman for the event. "The last two years, we've gotten ...

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  6. On the Record with: McHenry County Department of Health administrator Michael HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Northwest Herald

    Michael Hill, who has recently moved from El Paso, Texas, is the new public health administrator for the McHenry County Department of Health. For Michael Hill, the new public health administrator for the McHenry County Department of Health, it was the other way around.

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  7. Centegra opens pharmacy aimed at reducing readmission ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Northwest Herald

    ... rose to 3 percent on Oct. 1, the beginning of the 2014-15 fiscal year, although none of the hospitals serving McHenry County approached that number. Centegra Hospital – McHenry's penalty was calculated at 0.76 percent compared to the 1.39 ...

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  8. Computer science growing focus of some McHenry County area schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Northwest Herald

    McHenry County College professor Cynthia Grieb , works with students Aaron Kurowski of McHenry , Josh Haymond of Wonder Lake and Richard Doucet of Lake in the Hills as they work on an assignment during an Applied Logic class Thursday in Crystal Lake. The U.S. Bureau of Statistics predicts that computer science will be the fastest-growing industry in the country; however, only about half of states are preparing students for jobs in computer science fields.

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  9. House near McHenry a total loss after early morning fireRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Northwest Herald

    McHENRY - A house in an unincorporated part of McHenry County is a total loss after a fire, the McHenry Township Fire Protection District said. According to a news release, a report of a building fire at 5202 W. Pulaski Road came in at 12:24 a.m. When emergency responders arrived, they found heavy flames coming from the first and second floors of the home.

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  10. With Illinois program broke, McHenry County child care providers, families brace for worstRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Northwest Herald

    ... Petersen said. “There are a lot of people anxious to hear what Rauner says.” Lawmakers in McHenry County on both sides of the political aisle support additional funding for the program, as they, too, anxiously wait to hear Gov. Bruce ...

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  11. Our View: McSweeney's term limits amendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Northwest Herald

    ... we can give the citizens of Illinois the opportunity they were denied last year.” Thumbs up: To McHenry County, Spring Grove and Lake in the Hills snowplowing crews that were honored by the Virginia-based Salt Institute for their efforts in ...

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  12. McHenry County Outlaw Motorcycle Club wants vests back; items seized...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – From a McHenry County witness stand, detectives offered a rare glimpse inside a motorcycle gang, a perspective not routinely offered to the public – save for prime-time TV. At issue were three black leather vests with patches and insignia that identify with the McHenry County Outlaw Motorcycle Club.

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  13. Charges: Roselle man drugged, abused teen girls he forced into prostitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the younger girl was found. Iroegbulem was released by Schaumburg police, but taken back into custody in McHenry County because his arrest on suspicion of contributing to the delinquency of a minor violated the terms of his bond in the Woodstock ...

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  14. 'Brutal' cold hitting McHenry County, Chicago area for Valentine's Day weekendRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Northwest Herald

    ... morning hours should reach highs in the single digits and then fall below zero by 6 p.m., Castro said. McHenry County residents also could see minor snowfall by early morning, but no major accumulations are in the forecast, he said. Wind gusts by ...

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  15. Roselle man accused of pimping while out on bail in sex abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Daily Herald

    A 24-year-old Roselle man is accused of pimping teenage girls throughout the suburbs while he was free on bail for sexually abusing a different teenage girl in McHenry County. Allen C. Iroegbulem is serving a three-year prison sentence after being convicted of the sex abuse charges in McHenry County and now faces a life sentence if convicted on federal sex trafficking charges.

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  16. Illinois lieutenant governor to keynote McHenry County Republican Party dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County Republican Central Committee will host Illinois Lieutenant Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti and Illinois Comptroller Leslie Geissler Munger at this year's Lincoln Leadership dinner. Featuring cocktails, live music, and a keynote speaker, the dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Crystal Lake Holiday Inn ballroom, 800 S. Route 31, according to a news release from the McHenry County Republican Party.

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  17. MCC offers courses for professional development, life skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Cooking, drawing, building, sewing and dancing classes offered by McHenry County College are designed to help people learn new skills or brush up on old ones. The Crystal Lake-based college has released its spring course schedule for noncredit classes, seminars and workshops taught by local professionals.

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  18. Our View: Jury service is a duty, not a jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Northwest Herald

    McHenry County officials are trying to push back on one of the final unfunded mandates Gov. Pat Quinn left in his wake: a huge increase in pay for jurors. The law requires counties to pay jurors $25 for the first day and $50 for each additional day they serve.

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  19. Roberts, CharlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Northwest Herald

    ... March 26, 1926, in Chicago, the son of the late Michael and Jennie Trimarco Roberts. On February 14, 1984, in McHenry County, he was united in marriage to Ruth L. Schuel. She preceded him in death on December 18, 2008. Charles lived in Cary, before ...

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  20. Cary zoning board has questions over backyard chickensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Northwest Herald

    ... the possible effects on property values, a complete list of Chicago-area municipalities that allow chickens, McHenry County's regulations for chickens in unincorporated areas, the appropriate amount of space for chickens, and the potential upside ...

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