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No detail too small in plans to retire
Question: I read something a year ago about the possibility of paying off your mortgage with funds from a 401 plan without paying any penalty.
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McHenry County College ramps up manufacturing programs
Shawn Casten of Crystal Lake looks on while instructor Steve Thompson teaches a class about surface finish during "Introduction to Machining and CNC" at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Hundreds turn out for Barrington brew fest
Mark Welshfirstname.lastname@example.orgJade Peters and Jeff Votava both of Schaumburg are the first in line with about 800 other beer lovers waiting for the 11th annual Brew Fest in Barrington to open on Saturday.
Woodstock Folk Festival - and Other Great Stuff
Andrew Calhoun receives a lifetime achievement award at the Woodstock Folk Festival.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Man charged with robbing South Barrington seniors
A 58-year-old Hickory Hills man was ordered held on $500,000 bond Friday on charges that he burglarized two South Barrington homes late last year after conning his way inside.
EXCHANGE: Barrington teacher marks 50 years
But Diane Kostick of Barrington is in a much rarer category -- not only for having engaged in a single line of work for five decades, but one that directly shapes the future of others.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Music notes: '80s heartthrob Rick Springfield returns to Genesee
Heartthrob returns Rick Springfield hit the jackpot in the early 1980s with the song "Jessie's Girl" from his record "Working Class Dog."
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Acacia Organics opens at Barrington's Ice House Mall
Acacia Organics, a local business offering spa treatments and organic products since 2009, will hold a grand opening next month at a new location at the Ice House Mall in Barrington.
Barrington wine, beer fests this weekend
Brew Fest draws a crowd, every year. It's not uncommon for a thousand people to be in line when the gates open.
Healy's Westside to host fundraiser Wednesday for school supplies for D97 students
John Lawrence spent 12 years working with at-risk students in the Students Taking Academic Responsibility program at Roosevelt Middle School in River Forest.
Officials continue to investigate suspicious fire in Cary
CARY – As fire investigators look into a suspicious fire in Cary that occurred over the weekend, authorities say that residents in the area of Hillcrest Road shouldn't be concerned.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Barrington OK's work on Lake Zurich Road, Raymond Ave., others
Barrington trustees approved funds Monday evening for the annual road and utility program that will improve 1.25 miles of the village's more distressed roads.
The Journey: Borrowing from 401(k) to pay mortgage has its risks
QUESTION: I read something a year ago about the possibility of paying off your mortgage with funds from a 401 plan without paying any penalty.
Religion fuels Libertyville financial expert to help, advise
For some people, money is a religion. But for Roch Tranel of Libertyville, his Christian beliefs are what provide the values that fuel his work as well as his mission to help form others as community leaders.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Good Shepherd Hospital's $247 million makeover begins
Tony Mici and Joe Gonzalez position a steel beam as part of the work to build a new entrance at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital near Lake Barrington.
Authorities: Man Seriously Injured in Fire That Was 'Intentionally Set'
A 58-year-old man was seriously injured Saturday in a house fire that fire officials said was intentionally set.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
One hurt in 'suspicious' fire outside Cary
The Cary Fire Protection District got the call at 3:35 a.m. Saturday for a single-story home on fire.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
4Discovery to Assume Service of CyberControls, LLC Clients
Chicago-based computer forensics advisory firm 4Discovery announced today they will immediately assume exclusive service to CyberControls, LLC clients.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Barrington Area CROP Hunger Walk set for Oct. 19
The Barrington Area CROP Walk is an annual community hunger education and fundraising event sponsored by Church World Service.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Barrington's Fourth of July has something for everyone
Thousands of spectators are expected to line Main Street in downtown Barrington on Friday for the village's annual Fourth of July parade.