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Carpentersville woman faces charges in sham marriage case Updated Aug ...
A Carpentersville woman who works as a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer at O'Hare International Airport is accused of hindering investigation of a sham marriage.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
District 300 names two new principals
The Community Unit District 300 school board recently appointed two new principals for Lincoln Prairie Elementary School in Lake in the Hills and Parkview Elementary School in Carpentersville.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Added security coming to D-300 high schools
CARPENTERSVILLE – A new alert system that uses strobe lights and audio messages to alert students and staff of lockdown situations will soon be added to the hallways at District 300's three high schools.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
District 300 reveals 2015 budget with 'unpredictable' state revenue
ALGONQUIN – District 300 officials on Monday revealed a tentative 2015 budget that includes 20 new full-time teacher hires and a $1.22 million operating surplus.
Kane Co. Chronicle
Carpentersville man who threatened Kane County courts pleads guilty
Akiel W. Davis, 22, of the 100 block of Adobe Court, Carpentersville, agreed to an eight-year sentence in the Illinois Department of Corrections in exchange for a guilty plea to unlawful possession of a stolen motor vehicle, a Class 2 felony; one count of burglary, a Class 2 felony; and two counts of disorderly conduct, one a Class 3 felony and one ... (more)
West Dundee preserve getting new trail, fishing access
Long-awaited improvements that will make Brunner Forest Preserve more accessible to the public are coming later this year, with the construction of the longest single trail ever built by the Kane County Forest Preserve District.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Illinois Disallows 'Retrograde Extrapolation' Testimony in DUI/ Drunk Driving Case
On June 16, 2011, the defendant was in the parking lot at the Dolphin Cove Family Aquatic Center in Carpentersville.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
McHenry County Grand Jury indictments for July 25, 2014
The following people were indicted by a McHenry County Grand Jury, according to the McHenry County State's Attorney's office.
Carpentersville man pleads guilty to bomb threats
A Carpentersville man pleaded guilty Friday to making bomb threats in September 2013 that caused authorities to evacuate courthouses in St. Charles, Elgin and Carpentersville.
Public meeting planned for Algonquin Fox River corridor plan
Algonquin, along with Carpentersville, the Kane County Forest Preserve and McHenry County Conservation District, is working on a Fox River Corridor Plan to find ways to increase access to the river, improve water quality, and enhance the two downtown areas.
Lunch benefits Special Olympic Illinois athletes
Sarah Nader- email@example.com Crystal Lake police officer Anthony Tangorra takes drink orders from Hailey Worthy of Carpentersville and her aunt, Amy Worthy of Carpentersville during a lunch benefit to raise money for Special Olympics Illinois at Texas Roadhouse in Crystal Lake Friday, July 25, 2014.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Attorney general talks scams at Elgin roundtable
Attorney General Lisa Madigan and her staff discussed how to identify and avoid major consumer scams, including identity theft and home repair fraud, as well as schemes that target seniors.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Carpentersville woman faces probation violation in stabbing death case
Kane County prosecutors want a 23-year-old Carpentersville woman, given four years probation for her role in a 2010 stabbing death, to fulfill the terms of her sentence.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Fox River drowning victim identified
A 27-year-old Mount Prospect man was identified Monday as the swimmer who drowned the day before in the Fox River near Carpentersville.
Body of Missing Swimmer Located in Fox River
The body of a swimmer who was reported missing Sunday in the Fox River in Carpentersville has been located, police said.
Public Kick-Off Meeting For Fox River Corridor
The Village of Algonquin and the Village of Carpentersville are working together to create a plan for the Fox River corridor.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Authorities conducting Fox River rescue near Carpentersville
Carpentersville firefighters, dive teams and rescue personnel from several surrounding departments were on the Fox River this morning conducting a search-and-rescue operation staged out of the Fox River Shores Forest Preserve, according to multiple reports.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Pingree Grove residents want light at Route 72
Residents of Pingree Grove are frustrated with lengthy traffic backups along Route 72 at Big Timber Road outside the village limits, and have mounted an email campaign to push for a traffic light.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Court overturns Carpentersville woman's 4th DUI
An appellate court has overturned a Carpentersville woman's fourth DUI conviction, ruling a prosecution witness's estimation of the woman's blood alcohol concentration was "inherently unreliable."
District 300 names new principals
CARPENTERSVILLE – Two in-house candidates at District 300 were recently named the new principals at elementary schools in Lake in the Hills and Carpentersville.